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Welcome, KC Gubrud, Director of Operations

On Oct. 1, Christ the King welcomes our new Director of Operations, Kristine Claussen Gubrud, or “KC” as she prefers to be known. This is a newly created position, serving as the connection point between the administrative and programmatic ministries of Christ the King. KC will oversee such areas as facilities management, human resources, information technology, helping provide the solid foundation upon which our program ministries can thrive.

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All Things New: A Vision for Christ the King’s Worship Life

“I want you woven into a tapestry of love, in touch with everything there is to know about God.” 

- Colossians 2:2 “The Message

 

Christ the King has consistently offered a vibrant and diverse worship experience. Our services emphasize high quality music, strong and relevant preaching and a deep connection to the traditions of our faith that also takes seriously the realities of our present-day culture and context. 
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Worship Roundtable Discussion Notes: July 16

The following notes represent comments and discussion made at the CtK Worship Roundtable discussion on July 16. They are not meant to be prescriptive of Christ the King's worship life and future, but to provide a descriptive record of the discussion and to foster continued discussions.
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New Life in Christ: Sheryl Bousu

Be merciful to me, O God

For in you my soul takes refuge

In the shadow of your wings

I will take refuge.
Psalm 57:1

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What is Ash Wednesday?

Christ the King will observe Ash Wednesday at noon and 7 p.m. on Wednesday, March 5. Below Pastor Peter writes a quick post on what Ash Wednesday means and why we observe it as a church.

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Speak Life: A Message of thanks

More than 50 of our middle school and high school youth and their adult leaders travelled to Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Manchester, Missouri to share their 2014 Musical:Speak Life. We received the following e-mail this afternoon from a member at Good Shepherd, thanking the youth for sharing their message.
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#Speak Life Stickies

What happens when we choose to speak life instead of death? 
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What exactly is a Presiding Bishop?

 Children and Family Ministry Director Sheryl Bousu shared this with our Sunday School students last week to prepare them for ELCA Presiding Bishop Elizabeth Eaton's visit to Christ the King this Sunday and we thought you would like to read it as well! Read More


Welcome to Christ the King, Pastor Peter!

Welcome, Pastor Peter! 

Today, (Wednesday, Jan. 15) is Senior Pastor Peter's Hanson's first day at Christ the King. Pastor Peter will be at Christ the King through our evening programming to meet and greet members of the congregation.
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Breaking: Jan. 5 Youth Musical Rehearsal Cancelled!

Youth Musical Participants and Parents:

Due to the extreme cold weather the first rehearsal originally scheduled for Sunday evening, Jan. 5 is cancelled. The rehearsal will be rescheduled for a double rehearsal on Sunday Jan. 19.. If you have any questions please contact Steve or Deb.
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