WORSHIP – Community Connections Sunday
We continue to learn about partner organizations in our communities, with a special emphasis this year on those working to eliminate hunger and promote food equity.

This week we welcome Ray of Hope.
Here is the reading
 for this Sunday.
Livestream the service each Sunday at 10AM.  
Listen on 98.5 CKWR FM radio.
Access the Knox YouTube channel.

THE ART OF GATHERING 
The Presbyterian Church in Canada has planned a special event with Casper ter Kuile on March 11. Casper is author of the popular book The Power of Ritual. Register or find out more at this site

CHURCH SCHOOL – A message from Carole 🙂 
Virtual Painting Afternoon for Jr. and Sr. High:
Join Barb Gaudet and enjoy creating some artwork! This virtual event is scheduled for Sunday January 31st, 3-5pm. If you are interested, please contact Carole.  

LOGOS – Starts this week!
The LOGOS Ministry will begin the winter session on Thursday nights virtually starting Thursday, January 28th until March 25, 2021 with no LOGOS during March break. The vision of LOGOS continues to be nurturing Christ-centred relationships. The overall theme for the session is Belonging. The grades 1 to 5 and 6 to 8 groups will start January 28th and meet every other week, and the senior high group will start February 4th and meet every other week for a total of 4 weeks for each group. The link for a new blank registration is here: LOGOS 2020 – 2021 Registration Form. If you have any questions, contact Jennifer Yessis (Reist) 

FAITHFUL PARENTING in the PANDEMIC
The first online session of Faithful Parenting in the Pandemic will begin Thursday, January 28th at 8pm and will run for 4 weeks on Thursday evenings (Jan 28, Feb 4, 11, 18). This session will focus on ministry with parents and guardians of children 12 & under for the purpose of mutual connection and support. In the spring we will reach out to parents and guardians of teens. You may attend any or all of the four weeks. If you are interested or have any questions, please contact Courtney

COMMUNITY CARE & PRAYER
Funeral service for Elsie Baird will take place at Knox on Thursday, January 28, at 11AM. The service will be livestreamed.

FINAL THOUGHT
For there is always light,
if only we’re brave enough to see it
If only we’re brave enough to be it”
– Amanda Gorman, from a poem recited at the inauguration of Joe Biden as president of the United States of America


May you encounter moments of peace this weekend.
– Hugh Donnelly