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Thursday, October 19th

7:00pm Al-Anon

Friday, October 20th

7:00am Small Group (Clark's Fork, N. 19th Avenue)

6:00pm Middle and High School Youth Lock-In

Saturday, October 21st

7:00am Men’s Study @ Perkins (W. Main)

7:30am Women’s Study @ The Daily (N. Rouse  and Oak Street)

9:00am Lock-In ends

9:30am Quilters

Sunday, October 22nd

9:00am Sunday School/Adult Forum

10:00am Worship

10:00am Worship @ Bozeman Lodge

11:10am Worship @ Highgate Sr. Living Ctr.

11:15am Fellowship

11:30am Congregational Care Team meeting

11:30am Nominating Committee meeting

Monday, October 23rd

3:30-5:00pm Girl Scout Troop meeting

Tuesday, October 24th

12:00pm Nooners Bible and Book studies

6:30pm Sweet Adeline's Harmony Chorus (SH)

7:00pm Children's Ministry Team meeting (L)

Wednesday, October 25th

12:00pm MSU Small Group

6:00pm Youth Group (dinner, etc.)

6:00pm Adult Choir rehearsal (S)

8:30pm C3 (College. Caffeine. Christ.) @ City Brew near Qdoba

Thursday, October 26th

7:00pm Al-Anon (SH)

Friday, October 27th

8:00am-12:00pm HRDC All-Staff Workshop (SH)

6:00-8:00pm BHS Barracuda Swim Team Party (SH)

Saturday, October 28th

7:00am Men's Bible Study @ Perkins (W. Main)

7:30am Women's Study @ The Daily (N. Rouse & Oak)

Sunday, October 29th Reformation Day

9:00am Sunday School/Adult Forum

10:00am Worship

11:15am Fellowship

4:30-6:00pm Harvest Carnival (Trunk or Treat)


INSTRUMENTS FOR REFORMATION SUNDAY If you play an instrument and would like to help lead worship on Reformation Sunday (October 29th) please talk to Pr. Lindean.

REFORMATION 500 Joint service with the Montana Synod of the ELCA and the Montana Roman Catholic Dioceses, Cathedral of St. Helena, October 30th, 7:00pm (sign up in social hall to carpool.)

CHOIR REHEARSAL The Adult Choir rehearses Wednesdays, 6:00-7:00pm. All people (high school age and older) with a love of singing are welcome and encouraged to join the choir. Can’t make it Wednesdays? Talk with Kris Olsen, CtK Choir Director.

SERMON RECORDINGS/SERMON PREVIEW VIDEOS Sermon audio recordings are available on the website:, click on WORSHIP, Sermons, click on the sermon you wish to hear. Sermon preview videos are posted on the CtK Facebook page to help you think about Sunday’s scripture and themes ahead of time. You can find that on CtK’s Facebook page: You don’t need a Facebook account to see the CtK Facebook page.


ADULT FORUM:  October 22nd, Poet Caryl Ann Casbon will be joining us for further discussion of her book The Everywhere Oracle. Join us at 9:00am in the social hall.

YOUTH GROUP All 6th-12th graders are invited to the Youth Group Wednesdays for dinner and fun. Questions? Contact JP Carlson,

 JOIN A BIBLE STUDY OR SMALL GROUP (contact the church office for more info on groups)

  • Moms of Munchkins (Mamas), usually 6:30pm, second Sunday every month
  • Monday Women’s Gather Study 1:15-3:30pm third Mondays
  • Tuesday Nooners 12:00pm
  • MSU Faculty/Staff Book Group, Wednesdays, 12:00pm (Contact Ian Anderson)
  • Youth Group 6:00-8:00pm Wednesdays
  • C3–College. Caffeine. Christ. Wednesdays, 8:30-10:00pm (City Brew near Qdoba)
  • Prayer Shawl Ministry, 1st Thursdays, 10:00am; 2nd Thursdays, 7:00pm (Rosauers’ Deli)
  • Friday Small Group, 7:00am, every other Friday (Clark’s Fork, N. 19th Ave.) Next: 10/20
  • Men’s Study Saturdays, 7:00am (Perkins)
  • Women’s Study Saturdays, 7:30am (The Daily, N. Rouse & Oak)
  • CtK Quilters  1st & 3rd Saturdays 9:30am-12:30pm, Next: 10/21

If you don’t see a group you are interested in or a time you are available to participate, please call the church office and let’s talk about other possibilities! 587-4131.


50th ANNIVERSARY CHALLENGE: 50 . . . There are now three challenges! 50 households bring a box of cereal for the Food Bank. 50 LWR School Kits — seventy-page spiral bound notebooks are still needed. 50 Bibles for global church partners — collect spare change this month! Take home a “Global Church” jar, return it 10/29.

DISASTER RESPONSE CtK is glad to send on support for hurricane/earthquake/fire relief efforts. Write a check to CtK and put “Lutheran Disaster Response — Hurricanes” or “Mont. Synod Disaster Response — Fires” in the memo line.


YOUTH LOCK-IN for 6th-12th graders, 6:00pm Friday, October 20th-9:00am Saturday, October 21st. Family members are invited to join the youth for dinner, 6:00-7:00pm, and a slide show featuring high school backpacking trip and middle school service plunge photos.

HARVEST CARNIVAL (including Trunk or Treat) will be held at CtK Sunday, October 29th, 4:30-6:00pm. If you’re interested in decorating a car/truck and handing out treats, please contact JP Carlson,

2017 POTATO BAR & AUCTION The FIFTH annual PB&A is coming November 19th, 5:00pm and the Youth and Family Ministry Team is seeking donations of crafts, experiences, gift certificates, art, gift baskets, etc., for the live and silent auctions. Proceeds support the Youth and Family Ministry of CtK. Contact JP, 587-4131, for more information. Plan to be there!