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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Sermon for Trinity Sunday Based on Isaiah 6:1-8; Romans 8:12-17; John 3:1-17.
This is Memorial Day weekend. There will be apt attention to those who sacrificed themselves – ready or not—to the great ideals on which this country stands. Memorial Day for Americans calls us again to respect and practice the great ideals of freedom, justice, and human dignity. Continue reading
Having served often as a “consultant” and having contracted often with consultants, I know a lot of consultant jokes. What has that to do with today’s texts on this “Good Shepherd Sunday”? I’ll tell you a “consultant” joke to explain. Continue reading
Based on Mark 16:1-8
Christ is risen! He is Risen Indeed. Alleluia! So we say it. What does it mean, really, to say that Christ is risen? To say that Christ is Risen is more than just saying it. You know that throw away phrase, “just saying?” In this case, there is no “just saying.” In this case, saying is trusting, and trusting is practicing. Now there’s a mouthful and a life-full. How in the world do we “practice” resurrection? Continue reading
Sunday, April 29 at 6:00 p.m.
The Bach Society’s season festively concludes with an Eastertide Vespers service, complete with a performance of Bach’s ebullient Easter cantata Bringet dem Herrn Ehre seines Namens. Come early for a pre-Vespers talk with musicologist and Leipzig expert Christopher Anderson at 5:15 p.m. in the parish hall.