Community Notes

 

KNOX PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH ANNOUNCEMENTS

DUE TO COVID-19 THE OFFICE HAS CLOSED.   

White Gift Sunday  This year, due to the pandemic, we are unable to accept gifts under the tree to go towards needy families in our community but, you can support needy families who use the services of the Simcoe Muskoka Family Connections by giving to the Toy Mountain (toymountain.ca).  On Line cash donations will assist the Simcoe Muskoka Children’s Aid safely buy toys of gift cards to make the holiday brighter for families.

Knox Presbyterian Church follows the “Leading With Care” requirements of The Presbyterian Church in Canada, providing a safe and encouraging environment for children and vulnerable adults.

Donate Now  If you have visited the website recently you may have noticed a “Donate Now” feature allowing individuals to contribute to Knox electronically. We have partnered with Canada Helps to provide this service, for a small fee.  One more way to contribute to the ministry and mission at Knox!  Note–there is a small fee to the church for this service as Canada Helps will be processing the tax receipts for donations.

E-Transfers  You are now able to donate to Knox electronically.  If you are set up to bank online you are able to set up Knox as a “Payee” and e-transfer your donation using Knox’s email (knoxbb@muskoka.com).

Don’t Forget  to remember the Manna Food Bank Baskets in the Narthex, Canadian Tire Money for the animal shelter an stamps for the Leprosy Mission

Communication  Rev. Heather sends out a weekly email with information about our upcoming worship services along with details about other activities taking place at Knox. If you are not on her email list, and would like to be, please contact Heather after the service or simply email your request to heatheratknoxpres@gmail.com

 

COMMUNITY NOTES

Become a Foster Parent  “O.U.ROpportunity, Understanding, Respect” are looking for Foster Families in Muskoka to foster children from the region. OUR works in conjunction with Simcoe Muskoka Family Connexions and provides for the care of the children such as counselling, child care workers and supportive case managers along with 24-hour support for our children and families.  If interested please contact ourcenter.contact@gmail.com