This Week at Knox

Sunday, Jan 12

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

Tuesday, Jan 14

  • 10:00 a.m. Knox Quilters
  • 6:00 p.m. Praise Band

Wednesday, Jan 15

  • 11:30 a.m. Wednesday at Knox: Laura Middleton: Physical activity and its effects on aging and dementia

Thursday, Jan 16

  • 9:30 a.m. Fitness & Fellowship
  • 4:30 p.m. LOGOS: 2020 Make it a Great YearII
  • 7:45 p.m. Chancel Choir

Saturday, Jan 18

  • 8:00 a.m. Men’s Breakfast – Knox Waterloo

Sunday, Jan 19

  • 10:00 a.m. Worship

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


The 2020 offering envelopes are available for you to pick up. If you have not ordered envelopes and would like to have a set, contact Charlene (charlene.janes@knoxwaterloo.ca).

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

Coffee Hour Hosts Needed – Sign up sheet is on the bulletin board! This is a great way for you/family/friends to get involved and meet people. It’s easy. Coffee is made for you and you just need to refill and clean up after the service!

Men’s Breakfast – Join us on Saturday, January 18th, 8 a.m. at Knox Waterloo for a time of food and fellowship. Guest speaker: Chima McLean. Men of all ages are welcome!

Nursery Help – Looking for help on the 2nd and 4th Sunday each month. If you are interested in helping one Sunday per month, please contact Carole Clyde-Ellis at carole@knoxwaterloo.ca.

Wed@Knox, Jan 15th Laura Middleton: Physical activity and its effects on aging and dementia – It is estimated that in one generation, 1 million people in Canada will have dementia as more people live longer. Laura Middleton is an Assistant Professor of Kinesioloyg at the University of Waterloo and her research identifies ways to optimize cognition acress the life course and to prevent dementia in late life. In particular, she investigates the relationship between physical exercise, cognition, and brain function.

Calling all adults and teens interested in handbells or tone chimes! We are planning an introductory handbell play-in with some of the members of St Andrew’s Presbyterian, Kitchener, on Sunday, January 19th from 1:30-2:30 pm. We’ll meet at St Andrew’s and learn some handbell music, and then discuss the possibilities of playing at both churches periodically. The ability to read music is not required, but would be helpful. We can teach you what you need to know! For more information, and to RSVP, send a message to Deb Lacoste (debra.lacoste@gmail.com or 519-807-9687).

Cooks Needed for Food for Thought – if you can provide a meal on February 9th, March 8th, or 15th, please sign up on the sheet on the Knox bulletin board. Thanks for sharing your gift of hospitality with hungry and veryappreciative students!

ARE YOU COLLEGE OR UNIVERSITY-AGE (a student, working or in-between)? Food for Thought meets on Sunday nights, beginning with a FREE DINNER & GAME NIGHT on Jan. 12th, 6:30 pm, at the Matthews’ (774 Belmont Ave W, Kitchener). Our regular dinner, study, and discussion starts Jan. 19th. Check www.knoxwaterloo.ca/fft for details.

Brooke & Linda Ashfield Retirement Celebration (June 20-21, 2020) – save the dates in your calendar as we plan to celebrate the Ashfields 30+ years at Knox Waterloo during a weekend celebration in June. There will be many ways to participate. See the bulletin board for more details!

2019 Annual Meeting is on Sunday, February 23rd, at 2 pm in the Knox room. Please send your reports to Ruth Song (ruth.song@knoxwaterloo.ca) by January 19th.

Community Service Sunday is happening here at Knox on Sunday, January 26th.

CY 2020: No End in Sight: This July, hundreds of youth, young adults and leaders will gather for five days of soul-satisfying worship at Canada Youth. They will enjoy unique expressions of faith in both large and small groups, inspiring keynotes and workshops, dynamic faith exploration and joyful celebration. For 20 years, CY has been a gathering place for all kinds of enthusiastic Presbyterians to worship, play, create, learn, dance, sing, act, make new friends, study scripture, share joy, reflect, pray and share. More than 4,000 people have attended the event since it began, and the impact has been felt across our church. Presbyterians Sharing provides support for this unique event which comes around once every two years. Let’s celebrate the vibrant ministry of The Presbyterian Church in Canada!


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