This Week at Knox

Sunday, Oct 27

  • 10:00 a.m. Worship – Anniversary Sunday
  • 6:30 p.m. Food for Thought (774 Belmont Ave W)

Tuesday, Oct 29

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

Wednesday, Oct 30

  • 11:30 a.m. Wednesday at Knox: Rebecca Sherbino: Raw Carrot Story
  • 7:00 p.m. Global Partners

Thursday, Oct 31

  • 9:30 a.m. Fitness & Fellowship
  • 7:45 p.m. Chancel Choir

Sunday, Nov 3 (Daylight Savings Time Ends)

  • 10:00 a.m. Worship – Communion

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


Pick up your ANNIVERSARY LETTER at the Welcome Desk today.

Please refrain from using Scented Products so everyone can safely visit and worship at Knox. Thank You!

Coffee Hour Hosts Needed – Please sign up for one Sunday if you, your family or household can help. Thank You!

Name Tags/Mail Folder — If you need a name tag and a Knox mail folder to put it in, please fill out a form at the Welcome Desk. Help Hugh (and the rest of us!) to remember your name!

College Or University-Age (a student, working or in-between)? Join Food for Thought on Sundays at 6:30 pm at the Matthews’ (774 Belmont Ave W, Kitchener) for a free meal and study, “2019: A Faith Odyssey — A look at Scripture and Sci-fi/Fantasy.” Check www.knoxwaterloo.ca/fft for details. NOTE: FFT will NOT meet Nov. 3rd.

Applefest! Just smell the aroma coming from the kitchen and you will know that today’s the day for delicious apple crisp topped with ice-cream! Women’s Circle of Care (WCC) members will be serving up this yummy dessert following the church service. Special thanks go out to Tom Westervelt and Martin’s Family Fruit Farm for the donation of apples used in making the apple crisp.

Junior High Pumpkin Fundraiser – Buy a pumpkin to support the Food Bank. Thank you to Sue and Bruce Dickieson from Mosborough Country Market for their donation of pumpkins.

Call for Mason Jars – We are preparing our annual cookies in a jar night so we are putting out the call for anyone to return used mason jars (and from past years — only return the 1L Golden Harvest jars, the name is on the jar).

Wed@Knox, Oct 30 – Rebecca Sherbino: The Raw Carrot Story – Starting with a small grant from The Experimental Fund of the PCC, the Raw Carrot has grown into a vibrant and expanding social franchise that creates meaningful employment for talented individuals iving with disAbilities and mental health illness by creating handcrafted gourment soup. Come and taste some of their delicious soup as you listen to their story.

The Bake Table for the Knox Christmas Bazaar (Saturday, November 9th) is requesting donations of homemade baked goods. Squares, shortbread cookies, pies, gingerbread or preserves are all welcome! Items can be placed in the church kitchen between 9 am and 4 pm or 6 pm and 9 pm on Friday, November 8th. Note: Peanut free items preferred, however, items containing peanuts will be accepted but must be wrapped separately and clearly marked “May Contain Peanuts.” Questions: contact Nancy Holland at (519)699-5590/ (519)496-9524; email: nancyh@golden.net.

LOGOS – Just a reminder that there is no LOGOS this week. Have a safe and fun Hallowe’en Everyone!

Knox Christmas Bazaar – Saturday, November 9th. We will be accepting contributions of baking, crafts and white elephant items to be dropped off at Knox after November 3rd. There are still vendor tables available. Contact Brad Tucker (bradtucker1951@gmail.com) for more information.

The Tech Team urgently needs a couple of volunteers to join each of the sound, multimedia and video teams. If you are interested, please send us a note at knoxav@gmail.com or see Eric Gaudet (sound and video) or Andrew Church (multimedia). For details, you can watch this short video: https://bit.ly/2pCArf2

Job Opportunity at Knox – Knox Waterloo is looking for a part time Christian Faith Formation Coordintor for our  children’s and youth ministry. The job description will be on our church website and you can pick up a copy in the church office. If you know anyone who might be interested please encourage them to consider this ministry opportunity.

KNOX COMMUNTIY NEWS

October 2019

On the last Sunday of each month we share with the congregation community news. If you have anything you’d like to share with the congregation, please contact the church office.

Thinking of you:

  • Mary & Frank Whitson, Jim Anderson, Stephen Todd, Gord Riedlinger, Bob Greer and Bruce Logan.

Marriages:

  • Matt Honsberger & Laura Roberts, September 28, 2019
  • Matt Neil & Rebecca Young, October 12, 2019
  • Tristan Gallant & Kristen Chambers, October 15, 2019.

Births:

  • Twins Nora Charlotte and Ethan Arthur born September 24 to Jeffrey Baer and Emily Kozlowski.
  • Penelope (Penny) Mabel Mary born October 16th to Troy and Jessica Miller (sister Peyton).

Church Office Hours:

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

Phone: (519) 886-4150
Website: www.knoxwaterloo.ca

Email:
Office: knox[at]knoxwaterloo.ca
Brooke: brooke[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