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Light a Candle or Spend Quiet Time

OUR KNOX CHAPEL You are invited to go into the Chapel any time before, during or after the worship service, to light a candle or spend time in quiet, private prayer. Read More

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Bike Locks Urgently Needed

CURRENT NEEDS: Right now First United’s most urgent needs are for towels, mugs, and bike locks! VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES: Our Listening Ministry is in need of reliable volunteers for short (2 hour) weekday shifts.... Read More

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Gifts of the Spirit ~ The Covenanting Service

Gifts of the Spirit within the Body of Christ  Offered by Rev. Judith Stark Well, as some of you know, I first met Rev. Liz in 2010.  Guess where we met?  I’m sure it’s no surprise – at a nunnery in Victoria!... Read More

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October 26, 2014

        KNOX – A Sacred Space         Sunday, October 26, 2014   Peace Sabbath and Twentieth Sunday After Pentecost “God of all mercy and compassion, help us find the strength to be peacemakers and peacekeepers to... Read More

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How to Share Spirituality

Have you ever wondered how you might share spirituality?  Isaac and Linnea were cycling along the cliff along the lake this summer, through the fine threads of an Okanagan sun shower. Suddenly, across the iridescent... Read More

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The Lord is My Shepherd

Psalm 23...    The Lord is my shepherd;             I shall not want. He makes me to lie down in green pastures:             and leads me beside the still waters. He restores my soul: he leads me in the paths of... Read More

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God shares our deep pain

   God, Help Me to Remember You are With Me   Holy God, help me to remember      in the midst of all this           that you are right here with me.  You have been with us all along,      not creating any of this,... Read More

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October 19, 2014

KNOX – A Sacred Space                 Sunday, October 19, 2014                      Nineteenth Sunday After Pentecost  World Food Sunday "God bless to us our bread, and give bread to all those who are hungry, and... Read More

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Thanksgiving in Action

Knox came through in typical, generous Knox style!  Our change of tradition for the Thanksgiving display during Thanksgiving Sunday worship was a bit of a risk.  Would people remember to bring food donations? Could... Read More

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October 12, 2014

KNOX – A Sacred Space October 12, 2014                Eighteenth Sunday After Pentecost      Thanksgiving Sunday Ordinary Time   "May we rejoice in our Blessings and in our Thankgiving!"  attributed to the Rev. Stew... Read More