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 and affirming people of all cultures, races, sexual orientations, and gender identities.
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Sermon for the Day of Mary, Mother of Our Lord
“Maria Peregrina: God’s transformation, Our Questions.” Mary, the Mother of our Lord.
August 14, 2022
By: Pr. Sergio Rodriguez
Readings: Lk. 1:46b-47.
“My soul magnifies the Lord, and my spirit rejoices in God my Savior (Lk 1:46b-47).” Proclaim with me the greatness of the Lord; Let us exalt God’s name + together. Amen.
God wants you to ask questions! God wants your deep stirring, those thoughts, dreams, and concerns that keep you up at night, and wants to hear you name them out loud. God wants you to ask the What, Where, Why and How we have come along as humanity. In the unexpected and mysterious tidings of the angel Gabriel, even Mary did not leave God’s emissary off the hook when she asked, “How can this be, since I am a virgin? (Lk 1:34)”
Yes, God wants you to ask questions!
Dear Members and Friends of Christ the King Lutheran Church,
God wants you to ask questions! Lutheran Campus Ministry at Rice University starts the academic year with a lot of spirit. We invite you to join us and to prayerfully consider upcoming activities for your own involvement in this ministry of our church:
- On Sunday, August 21, after worship, at the Rice Village Campus, Lutheran Campus Ministry at Rice will host lunch – a Move-In Taco Celebration. The proceeds of this fundraiser will positively impact the Fall-semester activities of this ministry. An anonymous parishioner is underwriting the expenses of this event. And an anonymous parishioner will match each plate sold dollar for dollar up to 150 plates. Come enjoy lunch for $10/plate (with vegan options available).
- On Saturday, September 3, students of Lutheran Campus Ministry at Rice will travel to St. James Family Life Center to learn about its ministry to immigrant families in Houston and to participate in a food distribution. You are invited to support their distribution by donating the following: cereal, oatmeal, beans, rice, peanut butter, canned fruits, canned mixed veggies, pastas, salt, sugar, flour, tuna, canned soup, macaroni, baby diapers, baby formula, and baby food. We are collecting these items now until September 1 in the church narthexes of the West Campus and Rice Village.
- In Late September, Lutheran Campus Ministry at Rice will host the first of our speaker series at Rice University. Our speaker series addresses big question matters in society and faith-filled responses. Look on our Instagram page (lcm_at_rice) and Christ the King website for exact time and date.
Campus Ministry Generosity Pledge Form
Worship at Christ the King
Rice Village Campus
2353 Rice Blvd. Houston, TX 77005
Saturday at 6:00 p.m.
Sunday at 11:00 a.m.
Holy Communion + Day of Mary, Mother of Our Lord
in-person and livestreamed
You may view archived worship services and more via Facebook or YouTube.
Taking Faith Home: Aug. 14, 2022 | Worship Bulletin
Christ the King Lutheran Church thanks you for your generous financial support. Offerings may be mailed to the church office, 2353 Rice Blvd, Houston, TX 77005, or online.
We have samples of our children’s bibles that we are going to purchase in the narthex. For more questions, please contact Deacon Ben Remmert.
Summer Bible Project Google Forum