This Week at Knox
Sunday, Feburary 10
10:00 a.m. Worship
6:30 p.m. Food for Thought ( 774 Belmont Ave W)
Monday, February 11
7:30 p.m. Women Together
Tuesday, February 12 – Saturday, February 16
Photo Directory Sessions
Tuesday, February 12
10:00 a.m. Knox Quilters
7:00 p.m. Praise Band
Wednesday, February 13
11:30 a.m. Wednesday at Knox – Valentine’s Luncheon
Thursday, February 14
9:45 a.m. Fitness & Fellowship
4:30 p.m. LOGOS – Love is all you need
7:45 p.m. Chancel Choir
Saturday, February 16
8:00 a.m. Men’s Breakfast
Sunday, February 17
10:00 a.m. Worship
Bulletin announcements due Tuesday @ 10 a.m. and are edited.
Please pick up your 2018 official tax donation receipt!!
2018 Annual Meeting is on Sunday, March 24th, 2:00 pm.
Coffee Hour Hosts Needed– Please sign up for one Sunday if you, your family or household can help. Thank You!
Please refrain from using Scented Productsso everyone can safely visit and worship at Knox. Thank You!
Photo Directory – Our next round of photo session will be February 12th– 16th. We want everyone included so if you have not signed up yet, visit the online link posted on our website at knoxwaterloo.ca. If you do not have a computer, contact Charlene in the office and she will sign up for you.
Food for Thought – If you are college or university-age (a student, working or in-between), join us at 6:30 pm at the Matthews’ (774 Belmont Ave W, Kitchener) for a FREE DINNER & a study/discussion on “Becoming Wise.” Questions? Contact Nancy Matthews (lighthousenm [at] gmail.com). NOTE: FFT will NOT meet on Feb 17th due to Reading Week!
Hooray for Food for Thought Cooks! Many thanks to everyone who has signed up to provide meals for FFT this term. It’s wonderful to have all the dates filled so early in the term! Thank you all SO much! – Nancy & David Matthews
Wed@Knox, Feb 13th– Valentine’s Luncheon: Food is Music to the Body – Music is Food to the Heart– Join us for yummy lasagna and beautiful music with Mary-Catherine Pazzano and a hymn sing along led by Cheryl Meyer. Tickets are $12 and TODAY is the deadlineto purchase your ticket at the Welcome Desk!
Women Togetheris Monday, February 11th, 7:30 – 9:00 pm. We welcome back Sheree Anderson who will be exploring the topic of Dreams. Sheree was our guest speaker at last year’s Women’s Retreat and we are delighted that she can be with us again. Join us for an evening of learning and discovery; refreshments available; cost is $5. Bring a friend if you can!
The grade 4-6 LOGOS group needs your support to bring their LOGOS Canstructioncreation to life and help our community partners at Waterloo Region Foodbank. Canned goods and cash donations will be collected in the atrium after Sunday service Feb 3, 10 & 17, or can be dropped off in the office through the week. The kids’ creation will be on display in the atrium Feb 21-28 – all non-perishable goods donated to the Foodbank. If you have questions please contact Nicole Bardeau at email@example.com or Liz Fryer at firstname.lastname@example.org
Senior HighSave-the-date: Saturday, March 2nd, tubing/ tobogganing/pond skating at the Molenaars.
Men’s Breakfastwill be Saturday February 16, 8 a.m., at Knox Waterloo. All men are welcome to join in a time of food and fellowship.
Student Care Packages: At this time of year we like to send a small care package to our students who are nearing the end of their first year of post-secondary schooling. If you can help by providing 2 dozen homemade cookies that would be very much appreciated. Cookies should be nut-free and easy to pack as some will be sent by mail, and should be delivered to the church on Sunday, Mar.3. A sign-up sheet is on the bulletin board. For more information, contact Femmy Birks at 519-885-0530 or email: email@example.com.
The Knox Inclusion Committee in partnership with Generous Space Ministries is showing BELONGING IN THE BODY:Transgender Journeys of Faith on March 3, 2019, 2:30 pm here at Knox. The one hour film follows the lives of several transgender Christians through their experiences of church, scripture and faith. Panel discussion and reception to follow.
Yemen Crisis Response: Yemen is the worst humanitarian crisis the world currently faces. Four years of conflict has resulted in widespread hunger and a devastating outbreak of cholera. PWS&D, along with the Canadian Foodgrains Bank, will be responding in Yemen with emergency food assistance and water and sanitation programs. Please consider helping out. You can make a donation through Knox, by mailing a cheque, donating online, or calling 1-800-619-7301×291. Please mark your donation “Yemen” (https://presbyterian.ca/pwsd).
Shrove Tuesday is “marked by feasting and celebration, which traditionally precedes the observation of Lent.” The Sr High Pancake Supper Fundraiseris Tuesday, March 5th, 5-7 pm in the church hall. Tickets on sale now and will be available at the door. Proceeds going to the Ray of Hope Meal Support Program.
Vacation Bible Campis July 15-19, mornings. Join us as a participant or a leader! Registrations will be posted on line soon. Contact Laura (firstname.lastname@example.org) if you can help with craft planning/prep, Bible Time lesson prep, Recreation ideas, decorating ideas, etc.
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]knoxwaterloo.ca
Linda: linda[at] knoxwaterloo.ca
Radio: CKWR FM-98.5 on at 10 a.m. Sunday mornings
Also on Rogers Digital Cable channel 945 and live streaming at: www.itshappeningrightnow.com/knoxwaterloo