kids and youth happenings

This page features events and opportunities for the children and youth of our church family and their friends.

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  • Upcoming youth events   contact: ben

  • ctk youth on facebook

    Check us out on Facebook, too!   See what else we've been up to, and don't forgot to like us and invite your friends!

  • new life praise team

    If you like to sing or play an instrument, join us for fun and rehearsals on Tuesday evenings and consider becoming a member of New Life. We are one of five praise teams who share the responsibility for leading the congregation in worship at 11:00 every Sunday. Learn about leadership, worship planning and music while having lots of fun and making good friends.  Contact Martin for details.

  • summer vacation bible school

    Every summer, kids enjoy a week of Bible stories, games, crafts and fun at Vacation Bible School.  In 2017 it was held the week of July 17..  All children are welcomed, encouraged and celebrated as members of God's family.  Enjoy the video of Ocean Commotion, 2016 VBS, and check out the slide show from 2017 Operation Arctic in the Community tab, current events photos

  • youth activities and participation

    Teens continue to be involved in our congregational activities following Confirmation Instruction and serve as role models for younger children.  They serve as worship and music volunteers,  are actively involved as leaders and helpers at VBS, attend joint youth activities with teens from our sister congregations, are voting members of the congregation and may be eligible for scholarship assistance.

  • nursery - attended childcare during worship

    Families at Christ the King are encouraged to worship together, including the youngest members, but we also recognize that there are times when parents would prefer to have the option of nursery care. Children through age five are welcome in our nursery which is attended by two caregivers during both Sunday services.

  • Free babysitting certification class


    Presented by representatives of Seattle Children's Hospital, with certificate upon completion. Girls and boys ages 11-14.  Participation fee will be paid by Christ the King, with no charge to participants.  Contact church office to get on list for next class.


    Brief Bible reading and thought provoking discussion, with short prayers for each day, delivered to your computer or mobile device.  Written by a Lutheran laywoman and teacher.  A wonderful breakfast or dinner-time opportunity to keep your family in the Word with five minutes a day.

  • boy scout troop 438, chief seattle council

    Sponsored by Christ the King since the 1950's, Troop 438 under the leadership of Scoutmaster Chris Myers is one of the oldest continuously operating troops in the Chief Seattle Council. Troop 438 is an active, award-winning group for boys and young men.

  • children's library

    Did you know that Christ the King has a collection of Christian and general books for boys and girls and some for teens and parents, too? You may borrow any of them by signing them out with your name and phone number and the date. Check them out in the Children's Library on the hallway next to the Fellowship Hall.

  • lcms youth gathering


    Eight youth and two adult leaders headed to New Orleans in July 2016 for five days of coming together with thousands of other youth and adults in a community of God's people to learn more about Jesus, the Christian faith and their Lutheran identity. 

  • Adventure sunday


    Following 9;00 am worship, the congregation gathers for lunch and an afternoon of crafts and activities for everyone to begin preparing for Christmas. Everyone is welcome.

Kids and youth photo Galleries

Selections from Kids and Youth Happenings ABOVE

Vacation Bible School, Summer 2016, BELOW

High school graduates

Faith Stepping Stone

June 11, 2017

Jake, Sierra, Megan, Lauren, Jacob