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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A memorial service will be held on Saturday, September 25th, 10 o’clock am at Christ theKing Lutheran Church, 2353 Rice Blvd, Houston, TX, 77005. If you are unable to join us, there will be a Livestream of the service which can be viewed here on our YouTube page.
Memorial Service Bulletin
Please share a fond memory about Allan on the Neptune Society site. In lieu of flowers, consider donating in Allan’s memory to the ACLU, Wartburg College, or Christ the King Lutheran Church.
The memorial service for Harold Mathis will be held
this Saturday, September 25, at 2:00 p.m. at Christ the King Church.
Per Harold’s wishes, worshipers are asked to wear masks and social distance.
If you are unable to join us, there will be a Livestream of the service which can be viewed here on our YouTube page.
Memorial Service Bulletin
Join us for our annual Blessing of the Animals in the church courtyard.
Humans are asked to wear masks.
Pets and humans will observe social distancing.
6:00 p.m. Prayer for Healing Blessing and Holy Communion
8:30 a.m. Brief Order of Holy Communion
11:00 a.m. Holy Communion
This Sunday we celebrate the day of Saint Michael and All Angels and read Daniel 10:10-14; 12:1-3; Revelation 12:7-12; and Saint Luke 10:17-20 and Psalm 103:1-5, 20-22. Pastor Rodriguez will preside at 8:30 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. and Pastor Derr will preach, celebrating all those seen and unseen who magnify our praise of God and reminding us of God’s power in Christ for us which enables us to fearlessly confront the forces of evil we face daily.
You may also participate in livestream worship via Facebook or YouTube. Log on at 11 a.m. or access the archived service anytime after.
Masks are required at all times indoors at Christ the King Church to protect the most vulnerable among us. As you consider in-person worship, please assess your personal situation regarding vulnerability to COVID-19, including pre-existing conditions and the vaccination status of yourself and your household.
ZOOM BIBLE STUDY with Pastor Derr: September 16-October 28, 2021
(AUTO)BIOGRAPHY OF THE HOLY SPIRIT: Studies in Luke/Acts
Why Luke and Acts? Why the Holy Spirit?
1. Luke is the Gospel that will govern the next liturgical year beginning the First Sunday in Advent, November 28, 2021.
2. In our pandemic and post-pandemic world with fewer opportunities of in-person worship and study, interest in the role of the Holy Spirit and “things of the Spirit” have increased.
3. Portions of the Book of Acts are read every year during the 50 days of Easter.
4. Luke is my personal favorite Gospel.