ctk this week


ANNUAL MEETING: SUNDAY, JANUARY 26TH, 12:15PM following light lunch.

Daily 9:00pm-7:00am Warming Center here beginning 1/12/2020


Sunday, January 19th

9:00am Sunday School

9:00am Adult Forum

10:00am Worship

4:00pm New Member Class (SH)

Monday, January 20th

Martin Lutheran King Jr. Day

— Office closed

1:15pm Gather Bible study @ Margaret Johnson’s

Tuesday, January 21st

12:00pm Men’s Book Study (SH)

12:00pm Women’s Book Study

2:00pm Grief Support Group (L) note time change

Wednesday, January 22nd

6:00pm Youth group dinner (SH)

6:00pm Choir 

Thursday, January 23rd

6:30-8:30 pm Financial Workshop (SH)

7:00pm Al-Anon (SH)

Friday, January 24th

7:00am Small Group (Clark’s Fork)

Saturday, January 25th

7:00am Men’s Study @ Clark’s Fork

8:00am Women’s Study @ New Day Bakery

Sunday, January 26th

9:00am Sunday School

9:00am Adult Forum

10:00am Worship

11:15am Lunch

12:15pm Annual Meeting (S)



CHOIR Love to sing? Join the CtK choir. Rehearsals Wednesdays, 6:00pm. Questions? Contact Kris Olsen, 589-9050.

GIVE BY TEXT Enter the amount you wish to give and text to 406-510-0929. Follow the registration instructions. You will receive a verification text as well as a receipt via email. Questions? Contact Dawn in the church office. Giving by credit card is also available. Look for a Council member in the church office after worship to give with a card.


NEW MEMBER CLASS Are you interested in learning more about CtK or the Lutheran tradition of the Christian church? Want to join CtK? Please come to the New Member Class Sunday, January 19th, 4:00-7:00pm (dinner will be served, child care provided if needed). Talk to Pr. Lindean if you wish to attend, 587-4131. New members will be received January 26th during worship.

MONTHLY WOMEN’S GATHER STUDY meeting Monday, January 20th, 1:15-3:30pm, at the home of Margaret Johnson (585-8215 for directions). All women are invited. Extra copies of magazine in rack in hallway.

FINANCIAL AND ESTATE PLANNING WORKSHOPS The CtK Endowment Committee is offering two workshops with MSU Extension Specialist, Dr. Marsha Goetting. Thursdays, January 23rd and 30th, 6:30-8:30pm, with information for every Montanan. The workshops are free, but please RSVP to the church office, 587-4131.

SUNDAY SCHOOL Pre-K-12th grade: classes 9:00am, gather in sanctuary.

ADULT FORUM Sundays, 9:00-9:50am January 26th, the Congregation Council will present the 2020 Ministry and Spending Plans. Come, grab a cup of coffee and join in the conversation.

GRIEF SUPPORT GROUP Tuesdays, January 7th through March 10th, 2:00-3:30pm (note time change), at CtK. Facilitated by Pr. Grant, utilizing Understanding Your Grief by Dr. Alan Wolfelt. Talk to Pr. Grant (587-4131, grant@ctkbozeman.org) to register and for more information. Cost is $30. All are welcome. No church affiliation required.

BOOK GROUP is reading Just Mercy by Bryan Stevenson. Join us in discussion on Wednesday, February 19th, 7:00pm.

2020 WELCA (Women of the ELCA) GATHERING July 16th-19th, Phoenix. Several CtK members are already planning to go. Talk to Lisa Beck or Megan Vincent for more info. Register online welcatg.org.

JOIN A BIBLE STUDY OR SMALL GROUP (call for more info on groups, 587-4131)

* Tuesday Groups: 12:00pm, Men’s Book Study (SH); Bible Text Study mes 1/14) (L)

* Faculty/Staff Book Group, Tuesdays, 12:00pm (Kristin Harney, 548-8336) Resumes after break

* Youth Group,  Wednesdays, 6:00-8:00pm (JP Carlson, 587-4131) $2/person dinner

* Lutheran Campus Ministry Desserts and Devotions 8:15pm Wednesdays, Christus Collegium (714 S. 8th Ave.) Resumes after break

* Monthly Book Group,  7:00pm, CtK library (Pr. Lindean, 587-4131) Next

* “EAT”: Young Adult Spiritual Formation, every other Thursday, 7:00pm (Carlson res.) (JP Carlson, 587-4131) (1/30)

* Prayer Shawl Ministry, 1st Thursday, 9:00am; 2nd Thursday, 7:00pm (Rosauers’ Deli) (Jeanette Hughes, 570-7368)

* Friday Small Group, 7:00am, every other Friday (Clark’s Fork, N. 19th Ave.) (Pastor Lindean, 587-4131)  

* Saturday Bible Studies Men’s: 7:00am (Clark’s Fork, N. 19th) (Dave Hughes, 595-3381); Women’s: 8:00am (New Day Bakery, 122 E. Main St., Belgrade (Roxanne Hoblitt, 539-1189)

* CtK Quilters 1st & 3rd Saturdays, 9:30am-12:30pm (Upper Room) No experience necessary! (Sherry Suta, 587-2352 for info.)

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.


SOUPER BOWL SUNDAY Collection for the 2020 Souper Bowl of Caring Food Drive will take place on 1/26 and 2/2. Bring your food and/or monetary contributions to CtK, placing your donations either in the 'Dog” or 'Cat' section in the narthex. You are also encouraged to bring a photo of your pet(s) to post on the backdrop provided. All the proceeds go to the Gallatin Valley Food Bank. Will the barkers or the meowers win? We shall see.

WARMING CENTER OVERFLOW SITE AT CTK: Volunteers are needed for evening (8:45-10:00pm) and morning (6:00-7:30am). Volunteer training offered Tuesdays, 6:00-7:00pm at the Warming Center (2104 Industrial Drive). Email Adam Poeschl, apoeschl@thehrdc.org to sign up for the orientation and with any other questions.

TUTORS AND MENTORS FOR HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS NEEDED at The Rock Youth Center (across 11th from Bozeman High). More information is available at therockyc.org.


DINNERS FOR EIGHT The sole purpose of these dinners is social, so we encourage you to sign up and enjoy getting acquainted and deepening friendships with your fellow CtK’ers. Can’t do four months? Sign up as an “alternate.” Dinners will be scheduled February-May and you will be contacted by your “HOST” who will provide the main course, beverage and location (church is available). Sign up in the narthex. Then watch for an email with all the details! Questions? Contact George or Marsha Polansky, 223-9006, Polansky@bresnan.net.



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