This Week at Knox
Sunday, Feb 9
- 10:00 a.m. Worship – Thank you to Terry English
- 6:30 p.m. Food for Thought (774 Belmont Ave W)
Monday, Feb 10
- 7:00 p.m. Women Together
- 10:00 a.m. Knox Quilters
- 6:00 p.m. Praise Band
Wednesday, Feb 12
- 11:30 a.m. Wednesday at Knox: Hugh Donnelly: Music for Valentine’s Day
Thursday, Feb 13
- 9:45 a.m. Fitness & Fellowship
- 4:30 p.m. LOGOS: Jesus Loves Me
- 7:45 p.m. Chancel Choir
Saturday, Feb 15
- 8:00 a.m. Men’s Breakfast (Calvin)
Sunday, Feb 16
- 10:00 a.m. Worship
Bulletin announcements due Tuesday @ 10 a.m. and are edited.
Please refrain from using Scented Products so everyone can safely visit and worship at Knox. Thank You!
Are You College Or University-Age (a student, working or in-between)? Food for Thought meets on Sunday nights at 6:30 pm for a FREE dinner & study at the Matthews’ (774 Belmont Ave W, Kitchener). For details check: www.knoxwaterloo.ca/fft.
Knox-St. Andrew’s Ringers practice. Sunday, Feb 16 from 1:00 – 2:30 pm at St. Andrew’s sanctuary.
Chancel Choir – New Members always welcome! Ever wondered what it’s like to sing in a choir? You are always welcome to come check out our Chancel Choir rehearsals on Thursdays from 7:45 – 9 pm. ALL are welcome, even if you have no singing experience. Come one, come all!
Women Together – Monday Feb 10, 7-9 pm in the Church Hall; “Cooking with Purpose”. We are delighted that Kiran Bisson from Ki’s Kitchen will be joining us (and she’ll be bringing some things for us to taste and enjoy too)! Ki focuses on food that promotes health and wellness and meals that are nutritious and delicious. She has a meal delivery service as well as cooking classes, workshops/ seminars and newsletters. Ki will share her personal story and her hope to help us all ‘feed our joy,’ not our pain. There is a cost of $25 per person. Please sign up on the bulletin board or call the church office to let us know you are coming and Ki will know how much food to prepare.
Wed@Knox, Feb 12th – Hugh Donnelly: Music for Valentine’s Day – Ticketed event $12 – Who was the real St. Valentine? And why did this saint become associated with love and romance? Hugh will share a few stories about the history of Valentine’s Day. Come with your voices as well: included in the presentation will be some songs appropriate to the occasion. Hugh is the new Lead Minister at Knox Church and loves any opportunity to get people making music together. Today after church is the last chance to buy your ticket for the catered lunch. Tickets are $12 and available at the welcome desk after the service.
Logos needs a volunteer to help Shirley Carter make fun and creative centrepieces related to the theme of the week. Most of this can be done on your own time and then before dinner each Thursday (5:15 until about 6 pm). Shirley will share the job, her expertise and resources with this individual. If you are interested, please contact Jennifer at email@example.com.
Men’s Breakfast – Join us on Saturday Feb 15, 8 am at Calvin Presbyterian Church (248 Westmount Rd. E., Kitchener) for a time of food and fellowship. Guest speaker: Bovas Abraham. Men of all ages are welcome!
2019 Annual Meeting is on Sunday, February 23rd, at 2 pm in the Knox room.
Sunday, February 23rd, is PWS&D Sunday! Guy Smagghe, the director of PWS&D, will be our guest speaker . It is a day to celebrate the ways our church is responding around the world to help lift vulnerable families out of hunger, poverty and oppression. We also pray for those who struggle for basic necessities, and think about how we can help make a difference. On Feb 9, 16 and 23 Global Partners will be offering fair trade chocolate for sale as well as the opportunity to purchase Gifts of Change which directly help those in need. Please visit our table during Coffee Hour.
February 25th Pancake Supper – Sr. High volunteers needed! The positions and sign up sheet are on the bulletin board.
VBC is coming to Knox! Save the dates! July 13-17, 2020. Celebrate God’s Great Big Beautiful World with us!
Can you help? We need Knox Sunday welcome greeters. It’s a great way to prepare for worship as you meet familiar and new faces. All you need to do is pick a Sunday, show up at Knox by 9:40 am, and put on your most welcoming smile! There’s an easy-to-use online sign-up form: http://bit.ly/3bd9YYK, or contact Rob Broberg (firstname.lastname@example.org).
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!
Thank you to everyone who signed up to fix meals for Food for Thought this term! The sheet is now filled — hooray!
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 (email@example.com).
Church Office Hours:
Monday – Thursday : 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Friday : 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Phone: (519) 886-4150
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