This Week at Knox

Sunday, October 28

  • 10:00 a.m. Worship
  • 5:30 p.m. Food for Thought (774 Belmont Ave W)

Monday, October 29

  • 4:30 p.m. Collective Kitchen

Tuesday, October 30

  • 10:00 a.m. Knox Quilters
  • 7:00 p.m. Praise Band

Wednesday, October 31

  • 11:30 p.m. Wednesday at Knox – Detective Tracy Schnarr: Fraud Prevention

Thursday, November 1

  • 9:45 a.m. Fitness & Fellowship
  • 4:30 p.m. Logos – “What’s On Your Plate
  • 7:30 p.m. Chancel Choir

Saturday, November3

  • 11:30 am – 1 pm Families with Young Children Luncheon

Sunday, November 4

  • 10:00 a.m. Worship – Anniversary & Communion

Bulletin announcements due Tuesday @ 10 a.m. and are edited.

NOTE CHANGEfor FOOD FOR THOUGHT: FFT will meet at 5:30 pm Sun, Oct. 28th, for an early dinner before attending the 7:30 pm Taize’ service at Conrad Grebel. Questions? Contact Nancy Matthews (<lighthousenm [at]>).

COLLECTIVE KITCHENfor College and University students is tomorrow, Monday, October 29th, 4:30 pm in the Knox kitchen. No charge to attend; let us know you are coming (laurav [at] and bring your own food containers to take home a couple of meals.

WED@KNOXOCT 31stDet. Tracy Schnarr, Waterloo Regional Police: Fraud Prevention.

CHRISTMAS CHOIR NEEDS YOU! Rehearsals for the December 16thChristmas Cantata have begun. We welcome you to join us for rehearsals on Thursdays at 7:45 pm.

FAMILIES WITH YOUNG CHILDREN LUNCHEON: Saturday, Nov 3rd, 11:30 am to 1 pm here at Knox. If you have a baby, toddler or preschooler please join us for soup, playtime and conversation. RSVP to Laura V (laurav [at]

APPLEFESTwas a great success again this year! The Women’s Circle of Care Groupraised close to $400 to fund special projects for our church. Thanks to all who took part and enjoyed the delicious apple crisp following our church service last week.

HEARTY THANKS to all the Food for Thought cooks who filled up the fall calendar — your generous, culinary hospitality is MUCH appreciated! Thank you! -Nancy & David Matthews & FFT 🙂

CHRISTMAS CARDS. Please contact Heather Purdy at hpurdy33 [at] soon if you are interested in helping create Christmas cards Knox sends to seniors and students on Wednesday, November 28th, 7:00 – 9:00 pm. $8/person covers supplies or $15 per person and you can keep 4 for yourself!

KNOX CHRISTMAS BAZAAR(Saturday, November 17th) needs items for the Craft Table and/or the White Elephant Table.

KNOX CHRISTMAS BAZAAR BAKE TABLE  Donations of  homemade goodies (preferably in half dozen quantities.) can be brought to the  kitchen between 9 am and 4 pm on Fri. November 16th. Items with nuts/peanuts will be accepted but must be wrapped separately and clearly marked “Contains nuts/peanuts.” Contact Nancy Holland at (519)699-5590 or (519)496-9524 or email nancyh [at]

SUPPORT TOY MOUNTAIN! Cookies and brownies in a jar($8each)  made by LOGOS JUNIOR HIGH.  Money will buy gifts for the Community Christmas Toy Mountain. How can you support us? Donate money forthe ingredients/supplies for the jars or donate a new unwrapped toy/book. Or order jars (they make great gifts!) on November 11thor email vaughnsauve [at] with your name, type of jar (brownie or oatmeal chocolate chip) and quantity of each. Jars will be ready November 18th.

Thanks to all who supported the Jr. High PUMPKIN FUNDRAISER.Over $300 was raised for the Waterloo Region Food Bank.

MINISTER SEARCH COMMITTEE: The Knox Session is seeking members and adherents who would be willing to serve on a Minister Search Committee. This twelve member committee will play a key role in selecting the candidate for consideration by the congregation as the next minister of Knox Waterloo. Interested congregation members or adherents are encouraged to complete and submit an Expression of Interest Form by Sunday, November 11th. Forms are available at the welcome desk, church office, and on the Knox Waterloo website. For more information, please contact Search Committee co-chairs Heather Cawsey or Lawrie Carter.


Baptism Blessings to:

  • Bodhi Andrew Jai Hare, son of Andrew and Jayna Hare (born April 8th) on October 21st

Wedding Congratulations to:

  • David Lahn & Rebecca Sloan – September 29, 2018 at Arrowwood Farm, Melbourne(Rev. Linda officiated)

Thinking of you:

  • Ramona McWatt, Cynthia Robertson, Heather McKenzie, Stephanie Prysnuk, Barbara McLean

Condolences to:

  • Terry & Brenda Kirkby on the death of Terry’s mom Ruth.
  • Ken & Laura Vander Vleuten on the death of Ken’s mom.
  • Stephen Tood & Ellen McIntosh on the death of Stephen’s mom.
  • Sharon Kelly on the death of her father.

In Remembrance:

  • Ruth Emma Kirkby (September 30) member of Knox
  • Worton James Frederick (October 5) member of Knox

Anniversary Congratulations:

  • Matt and Connie Elliot on their 60th Anniversary – September 20, 1958

Church Office Hours:

Monday to Thursday – 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Friday – 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Phone: (519) 886-4150

Email: Office: knox[at]
Brooke: brooke[at]
Linda: linda[at]

Radio: CKWR FM-98.5 on at 10 a.m. Sunday mornings
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