CTK Weekly Newsletter 8/8/2019
will be available at the main entrance of the church and online this weekend.
Liturgical Ministers -
please sign up to serve at the Holy Day Masses.
needed for Friday mornings at 3:00am. Please contact Brandi Breese if you can take this hour.
A Second Adorer
is also needed on Fridays at 4:00pm and Mondays at 4:00pm and 6:00pm
Do you know someone who may be interested in learning about the Catholic faith? Perhaps someone who was baptized Catholic as a baby but never was Confirmed or participated in Holy Communion. Or, someone who was baptized in a different faith, but wanting to become Catholic. RCIA classes will begin in September. Please contact Robyn Winter at the parish office for details. 943-4353.
The Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary
(Holy Day of Obligation)
Wednesday, August 15
Vigil Mass - Wed. Aug 14 - 6:00pm
Holy Day Mass - Thurs. Aug. 15, 8:00am and Noon.
Liturgical Minister sign up sheets for the Holy Day Masses are at the main entrance of the church. Please discuss with your family what Mass you will attend and sign up this weekend!
Community Service Projects
The 6th-8th grade summer school students gave back to their community through three service projects. The students did all the planning and organizing themselves. Students completed the following projects:
1. Making cards for a local nursing home 2. Cleaning up the school playground 3. Hosting a donation drive for Harbor House
We are excited to offer two Walking with Purpose Bible studies at Christ the King this Fall.
Discovering our Dignity
, will be our Mom's Group Bible study.
Discovering our Dignity
gives us modern-day advice from women of the Bible. Mom's Group will meet on the
1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month, from 9:00-10:30 AM, starting on August 21st.
Keeping In Balance
, will be our evening Bible study.
Keeping in Balance
will take us on a journey throughout Scripture as we discover the relevance of Old and New Testament wisdom to our daily challenges. Our evening WWP group will meet on the
2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month, from 6:30-8:00 PM, starting on September 11th.
We hope that you will consider joining us! For questions regarding Mom's Group, please contact Nicole Arensdorf, 648-2348,
. For questions regarding our Evening WWP group, please contact Mary Ellen Swords, 648-8306,
Confirmation Groups Filling Up Quickly!
Confirmation registration will take place after all Masses this weekend for 7th & 8th Graders who do not attend Christ the King School and all High School Freshman & Sophomores. Registration will be on a first come first serve basis. Please plan to remain a few minutes after Mass to complete your registration. There is a $10 fee for the retreat.
This Saturday evening after the 5:30 Mass.
We are blessed to have a great group of teachers. On Wednesday, they gathered to start their year off. Mrs. Evans had many activities planned including a guest speaker in the afternoon.
The CTK PTO Treated them to a fantastic breakfast.
Seating arrangements, which flipped throughout the day, allowed new teachers along with returning teachers to visit and get to know each other.
Abortion: A Hot Topic.
Abortion is a difficult topic to discuss. Many of us get tongue-tied or angry when it comes up. Learn how to live out Christ’s love for women in unintended pregnancy, for the unborn, and for people with a different worldview. Learn how to have a calm and loving conversation and keep it productive.
Come to Justice for All’s (JFA) pro-life workshop on Thursday, August 22, 2019 from 5:30-8:30 p.m.
A pizza dinner will be served from 5:30-6:00 p.m., Christ the King Catholic Church, Charity Hall,
4411 W. Maple, Wichita, KS. Please RSVP at
or call (316) 683-6426.
Thank you to those who helped with cleaning, moving equipment. furniture, and supplies back into the classrooms.
The rooms are beautiful and ready for our students to return to class!
Trash Bag Fundraiser
The annual Bishop Carroll Trash Bag Sale is running Aug 29th through Sep.18th. We are using vendor, Envision, who supports the visually impaired community. Students are selling white kitchen, yellow lawn, and black 55 gl. drum bags. You can also email
or contact the school at 722-2390. Thank you for your continued support of Bishop Carroll Catholic High School.
St Elizabeth Ann Seton Parish will host weekly sessions of Embrace Grace beginning Tuesday, September 10th from 7:00 PM to 8:30.
Embrace Grace is an international organization that compassionately assists single women with unplanned pregnancies find love and support within their local churches.
The ministry is a 12-week support group that offers friendship, and spiritual, emotional, and practical assistance to single mothers. At the conclusion of the sessions, the parish will throw them a huge baby shower of all new items including larger ticket items like infant car seats. Those who choose adoption will also be showered with gifts.
If you know of anyone who might benefit from Embrace Grace, please contact Noelle Martin at
. To learn more about international Embrace Grace visit
Are You Serving at Mass This Weekend?
If you are unable to serve your ministry, please find a replacement for yourself.
on Thursday, August 8 at 3:25PM