Director of Youth and Family Ministry
Ben Remmert was called to serve as the Director of Youth and Family Ministry for Christ the King in July 2014. He previously served five years as Director of Youth and Family Ministry at our sister congregation, Peace Lutheran Church in Pasadena and over 12 summers of leading Camp Hope Day Camp Ministry.
Ben grew up at Kinsmen Lutheran Church in north Houston. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Development and Family Studies with a minor in counseling from the University of North Texas in Denton. He earned his Master of Arts in Youth, Culture, and Mission from Wartburg Theological Seminary in Dubuque, Iowa. He is also ordained by the ELCA as a Minister of Word and Service.
Ben loves riding his motorcycle, playing volleyball, board games, fishing, and spending his time with his wife and son. He’s also an avid comic book collector and reader, a fascination he’s enjoyed for over 25 years, favorite comic book series is X-Men.