REMEMBER — November 10th 9:30am worship followed by the Congretational Meeting and Potluck — See you there!




Please consider giving a Children’s World donation before the end of the year to offset the remaining $12,000 deficit following the January 2019 closure of our Early Learning Center.  Children’s World donations given anytime during 2019 will qualify for the Colorado Child Care Contribution Tax Credit.  If you have questions, please see Beth Stelz or call her at 970-247-5310.  Thank you!



Shirlee Buslee’s 91st Birthday–October 31st

Shirlee had an early surprise birthday celebration with a visit from Ken & Linda Hartlein and, of course, Jake.  Oh happy day!  Congratulations Shirlee!  (ph. cr. ~ Linda Hartlein)

Carol Godlin’s 90th Birthday–November 13th

Stop by the table in the Welcome Center Sunday, November 3rd to write Carol a note of birthday wishes for her 90th birthday.  Congratulation Carol!


Important November Events:

Saturday, November 2nd – CtK’s 4th Annual Art Gala; 5-7pm; Community Hall

Sunday, November 3rd – All Saints’ Sunday

Sunday, November 3rd – Daylight Savings Times ENDS at 2am  – “Fall Back” 1 hour.

Sunday, November 3rd – Gala After Party during Intergenerational Sunday School, 9:30-10:15am

Sunday, November 10thONE, 9:30am worship; Congregational Meeting and Potluck

Sunday, November 17th — Lutheran Immigration and Refugee Services guest speaker at both 8am and 10:30am worship

Tuesday, November 26th — Thanksgiving Stuffing Party at Manna Soup Kitchen 4-5:30’ish

Wednesday, November 27th — Thanksgiving Eve Ecumenical Worsihp & Pie Fellowship at 6pm at Christ the King Lutheran Church, 495 Florida Road, Durango

Thursday, November 28th — Happy Thanksgiving Day!  Church Office CLOSED

Thursday, November 28th — Annual Durango Thanksgiving Day Meal at the LPC Fairgrounds 11:30am–1:30pm


Plan Ahead:

M, T, W, December 2nd, 3rd, 4th – Annual Ladies’ PEO Poinsettia Distribution at CtK. This is a “pre-sale” event, so if you would like to

purchase poinsettias, contact CtK’ers Louise Clark (928-710-8558) or Judy Danielson (970-247-2582) no later than November 8th.

Wednesday, December 4th — Ecumenical Advent Evening Prayer & Soup Supper hosted by St. Columba Catholic Church, 1830 E. 2nd Avenue, Durango

Wednesday, December 11th — Ecumenical Advent Evening Cantata & Soup Supper hosted by First United Methodist Church, 2917 Aspen Drive, Durango

Sunday, December 15th — CtK’s Annual Holiday Hoopla & Gingerbread-making Contest 12–2:00pm

Wednesday, December 18th — Ecumenical Advent Worship & Soup Supper (location TBA)

Sunday, December 22nd — Retirement Celebration for CtK’s Joyful Noise Director, Aurora Rose 9:15-10:30am

Sunday, December 22nd — CtK’s Annual Live Nativity Presentation during the 10:30am Worship

Tuesday, December 24th — Christmas Eve Candlelight Worship at Christ the King Lutheran:  5:00pm and 7:00pm

Wednesday, December 25th — Merry Christmas!  (There are no services this day to allow everyone to spend time with family and friends.)  Have a blessed and peaceful day!