ctk this week

Sunday, April  15th

9:00am Sunday School

9:00am Adult Forum (This week: Learn how to read through your Bible.)

10:00am Worship/New Members received

11:15am Fellowship

3:00pm Holocaust Remembrance Event @ Hope Lutheran

Monday, April 16th

9:30am WEBS (SH)

1:15-3:30pm Gather Study @ CtK (SH)

Tuesday, April 17th

10:00am Text Study (L)

12:00pm Nooners’ Studies

6:30-8:00pm Grief Support Group

Wednesday, April 18th

10:00am Staff meeting (L)

6:00pm Youth Group (SH)

7:45pm Choir rehearsal (S)

8:00pm LCM @ MSU

Thursday, April 19th

7:00pm Al-Anon (SH)

Friday, April 20th

7:00am Small Group @ Clark’s Fork (N. 19th)

Saturday, April 21st

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

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

9:30am Quilters (UR)

Sunday, April 22nd

9:00am Sunday School/Adult Forum

10:00am Worship

11:15am Fellowship

— Children’s Ministry Team @ Fork & Spoon



TODAY WE WELCOME THE FOLLOWING NEW MEMBERS — Jim and Libby Ellwood (Madison, Henry); Doris Henson; Rachelle LeSage (Kinslee, Hadley, Cora); Phyllis Lewis; Jason and Stefanie Lohse, Blake, McKenna and Harper; Jim and Carol Matson; Myra Matson; Cory and Brandy Murray (Sadie, Max, Emmy). Please keep them in your prayers this week and be sure to welcome them to our CtK family.

MONTHLY OFFERING for Bozeman High School’s “Shelf” is collected the third Sunday of the month. April’s offering is Cup o’ Noodles to help Bozeman High students in need. May’s offering will be Restaurant and/or Grocery Store gift cards.

TITHING/OFFERING BY CREDIT/DEBIT CARD is now available at CtK! Forgot your checkbook? No worries! CtK is now accepting offering by credit/debit card. Look for the Council Host sitting at the reception desk in the office to make a credit/debit card gift today!

CHOIR REHEARSAL  Adult Choir rehearses Wednesday evenings at 7:45pm. All people with a love of singing are welcome and encouraged to join the choir. Talk with Kris Olsen, CtK Choir Director.


SUNDAY SCHOOL PRE-K THROUGH 12TH GRADE at 9:00am, meet in the sanctuary.

ADULT FORUM: 4/22 — “I’ve always wanted to serve/be a worship volunteer but didn’t know how to sign up or I was afraid of making a mistake.” Come, grab a cup of coffee and learn how to be an usher, bake communion bread, set up communion, read scripture or be an assisting minister.

GRIEF SUPPORT GROUP Tuesdays, April 10th through June 12th, 6:30-8:00pm, 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.

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

* Moms of Munchkins (Mamas), 6:30pm, usually second Sunday every month

* Monday Women’s Gather Study 1:15-3:30pm third Mondays

* Tuesday Nooners 12:00pm, Bible study (Library); Book study (Social Hall)

* MSU Faculty/Staff Book Group, Wednesdays, 12:00pm (Ian Anderson, 580-5071)

* Youth Group Wednesdays 6:00-8:00pm. Questions about Youth activities? Contact JP Carlson, cyf@ctkbozeman.org

* Lutheran Campus Ministry with Lutheran Campus Pastor Kathie Aasheim

* Prayer Shawl Ministry, 1st Thursday, 10:00am; 2nd Thursday, 7:00pm (Rosauers’ Deli)

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

* Saturday Bible Study Men’s, 7:00am (Perkins); Women’s, 7:30am (The Daily, Oak & Rouse)

* CtK Quilters  1st & 3rd Saturdays 9:30am-12:30pm

* Dads of Munchkins (Papas) 4th Sunday, 6:30pm

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.

CAMP WEEK @ CHRISTIKON June 26-29th Youth completing grades 4-6 sign up for a great week at camp! CtK will pay 1/3 of your registration fees. Each attendee also has the opportunity to earn 1/3 (approx. $70) by serving CtK and/or Bozeman: a) Rummage Sale volunteer; b) donating items to the Shelf (4/15 and 5/20), and/or c) other (talk to JP for ideas and options.) Contact Pr. Lindean for more information (she is planning to attend, too.) Register online at christikon.org. Brochures are available in the narthex.

THIS CHANGES EVERYTHING! CTK VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL 9:00am-12:00pm, August 20th-24th, for ages 4-yr.-olds through 5th grade. Middle School and High School youth are invited to participate as “helpers.” If you know you will be available during this time and can help with teaching a class, providing snack items, serving snacks, leading games, music, or crafts please contact JP Carlson, cyf@ctkbozeman.org or call 587-4131.


CTK QUILTERS will be working on more quilts on Saturday, April 21st, 9:30am-12:30pm. All interested parties are welcome to join them. For more information, contact Sherry Suta, 587-2352.

CHRISTIKON BENEFIT AUCTION will be held at the Billings Depot April 29th. A carpool will leave CtK at 2:00pm. Call the church office to join those attending!

CTK WOMENS’ ACTIVITY The Women of CtK will be gathering Friday, April 13th at 6:30pm, at the Arts on Fire shop (located in the Albertson’s complex) to paint ceramics and enjoy good fellowship. Check out the CtK Women-Bozeman Facebook page for more information and to register. Questions? Talk to Lisa Beck.

ANNUAL CTK RUMMAGE SALE The Family & Youth Ministry Team will be collecting sale items in the social hall Sunday, April 29th through Thursday, May 3rd. The Rummage Sale is Saturday, May 5th, 8:00am-12:00pm. Need help transporting big items? Call the church office, 587-4131. All funds raised from the Annual Rummage Sale benefit the CtK Youth and Children’s Ministries. NOTE: This year we are only accepting children’s clothing, no adult clothing. Thank you.

UNITED BLOOD SERVICES BLOOD DRIVE CtK will host an United Blood Services Blood Drive on Tuesday, May 8th from 11:00am-2:00pm. Call the church office, 587-4131, to register and reserve a time to give blood.

BLAST OFF FOR BOOKS: Book Drive for Houston Check out the Book Wish List  (CtK office, MailChimp weekly e-newsletter, smile.amazon.com for a complete listing of books to send with the CtK Youth attending the Youth Gathering in Houston this summer. Books will be given to area Houston schools.