Welcome to Christ the King Church!
We are a congregation of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, Texas-Louisiana Gulf Coast Synod. We are committed to the mission of proclaiming to the world the message of God’s reconciling work revealed in Jesus Christ and proceeding in the Spirit of God.
Our faith calls us to be an inclusive community welcoming people of all cultures, races, sexual orientations, and gender identities.
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Gabriel’s Sons: Vespers For St. Cecilia’s Day
Tuesday, May 21, 7:00 p.m.
This event, featuring our Bach Choir and the Early Music Schola from Sam Houston State University, features the rich fabric of polychoral (two or more choirs) music that great ly influenced music history! Music includes works by Heinrich Schutz, Hans Leo Hassler, Steffani, Schein, and more! Tickets are $45, $35, and $5 for this event – all welcome!
Friday, Mary 31 at 7:30 p.m. DARK HORSE CONSORT -co-presented with Houston Early Music
Join us for a concert by this renowned ensemble on cornetti, period trombones, recorders, harpsichord and organ, with music by Scheidt, Hammerschmidt, and Johann Rosenmuller. There will be a pre-concert lecture at 6:45 p.m. Ticket required – all welcome! – bachsocietyhouston.org.
Deacon Ben Remmert
Grace and peace be with you from our Risen Lord, Jesus Christ. Amen
We welcome back everyone from a wonderful celebration last Sunday of our Lord’s victory over death and the grave. This week as I was reading the texts and preparing for today, I could not help to get caught up into the excitement of the movie Avengers: End Game. As many of you know I a huge fan of the super hero genre of movies and have been collecting and reading comic books for the last 25 years. Growing up, I found that comic books were the medium to help me learn the language of my Christian faith. This previous year marked the 10 year anniversary of Marvel movies with over 22 films that connect to one big story. It has been such a joy to connect with younger fans and I even get special calls from friends and family members that ask me questions about super hero origins or do the movies really follow along with the comic book series. Continue reading
Good Friday reflection – April 19, 2019
Karin Liebster,Associate Pastor
Dear sisters and brothers, on this holy night, God has gathered us around the tree of the cross. We enter deeper yet into the mystery of God’s love and salvation, which -by grace alone- is meant for us and our broken humanity. Continue reading
Duane H. Larson, Senior Pastor
Based on Luke 24:1-12
Today we thank and praise God for the most important act of all creation, raising Jesus Christ from the dead. This is no small thing, even if our daily lives imply so. It is no common thing, even if it echoes many myths. It is no trivial thing, because the one who was raised from the dead is he whom humanity crucified. Continue reading
On May 19 at 12:30 p.m. all who are interested in learning more about Christ the King Church’s ministries and community are invited to a luncheon with the pastors. On June 9, Pentecost Sunday, we will receive all who would like to join themselves to the mission of Christ the King Church as new members.