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A Weekend to Remember: Urban Immersion 2013

The weekend of January 18th 26 8th graders and adults, myself included, ventured outside of suburban life. We left behind Applebee’s and Target and headed towards Minneapolis and the Phillips Neighborhood. Our mission was to learn about poverty, to serve those for whom it is a reality, and to dream together of ways that we could combat poverty in our community.Read More


Tanzanian Reflections 2013 – II (Jan. 12-19)

CtK Members Roger and Trish Blomquist are spending three months serving as short term missionaries in Tanzania. Please visit lifeatctk.org to see regular updates from the pair as they work with the Lutheran Church in Tanzania and with the Insitute of Agriculture at Tumaini University.

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Words Matter

Words matter. Some matter more than others, but they matter. Hearing “I love you” for the first time. Saying, “I’m sorry” after a long fight. Listening to the doctor’s words, “There’s no more we can do.” Remembering again the words of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., ‘’I have a dream.”Read More


Tanzanian 2013 Reflections I – Jan. 3-13

CtK Members Roger and Trish Blomquist are spending three months serving as short term missionaries in Tanzania. Please visit lifeatctk.org to see regular updates from the pair as they work with the Lutheran Church in Tanzania and with the Insitute of Agriculture at Tumaini University.
 

We seem to have “crammed” a lot into 10 days, making it feel more like a month when we think back. Read More


Adult Bible Study Acts Out with Job

Adult Bible Study is anything but stodgy in our Disciple survey course of the Bible.
To get a better understanding of the book of Job and human suffering, Pastor Deb and her class acted out a play highlighting the characters of Job, The Lord and Job's so called "friends" who helped Job understand the justice of bad things happening to good people. Read More


Twas the Night Pastor Paul Retired

Sunday, January 6th was a significant day for our congregation as we said goodbye to our senior pastor, Paul Larsen, and his wife, Esther, as they began their retirement. They will be greatly missed. If you joined us for worship and for the luncheon, you know how special the day was for the Larsens and for all of us.Read More