Knox WORSHIP SERVICES

Knox WORSHIP SERVICES

Sunday Worship 10 am

Sunday Worship is at 10 AM

The Theme for the Season of Creation: 

What is God Saying to Us?

 

Sunday, October 1: World Communion Sunday

Sunday, October 8: Thanksgiving Sunday - guest Rev. Janice Guthrie

Sunday, October 15: God is saying "Delight Me!"

Sunday, October 22: A Service in Psalms

  • followed by the Shopper's Drug Mart Flu Clinic

Sunday, October 29: All Saints Sunday

 

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Creation paradox

Reflection ~ October 15, 2017

Based on: Exodus 3: 1-5 Moses and the Burning Bush Opening Prayer:  Holy, gracious, and amazing God, may the words on my lips and the thoughts and feelings we carry as we reflect on your Word for us from scripture... Read More


Moses and the burning bush

Exodus 3 : 1-5

Our reading this morning is a familiar one and therein lies its danger. Listen with fresh ears to hear what new thing you might learn on the occasion of our last in a series of worship services focusing on Good’s... Read More


Delight me

October 15, 2017

Knox – A Sacred Space                 Sunday, October 15,  2017   ♫áRise as you are able.  ♫+Please remain seated   What is Creation Saying to Us?     God is saying “DELIGHT IN ME!”   Prelude: 'Wonderful Words of... Read More


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October 8, 2017 ~ Thanksgiving

              Knox United Church     THANKSGIVING SUNDAY              October 8, 2017     Eighteenth Sunday after Pentecost                   Ordinary Time   BECOMING PRESENT Prelude:       "A Mighty Fortress is Our... Read More


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Reflection on World Communion Sunday

Based on Exodus 17: 1-7 May the words on my lips and the thoughts and feelings we hold in response to your Word for us from scripture be acceptable in your sight, O God, our Rock and our Redeemer.  Amen. “Is the... Read More


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October 1, 2017 ~ World Communion

KNOX – A Sacred Space Sunday, October 1, 2017    World Communion Sunday   ♫áRise as you are able.  ♫+Please remain seated   Prelude:  "Holy God, we Praise Thy Name"   Donald Busarow Welcome and Greeting Call to... Read More


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Homily for Covenanting Sunday

Based on Psalm 104, Part Two Opening Prayer:  May the words on my lips and our reflections on your word for us this day be acceptable in your sight, dear God, our Rock and our Redeemer.  Amen I love the grand sweep... Read More


Water from the rock

Exodus 17: 1-7

Introduction to the Readings for World Communion Sunday No matter how bad things might look, no matter how fearful or frustrated we might become, our God is always with us.  Our God will provide us with everything... Read More


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September 24, 2017 ~ Covenanting Sunday

Knox – A Sacred Space  ~ Covenanting Sunday   ♫áRise as you are able.  ♫+Please remain seated   What is Creation Saying to Us?         God is saying           “LISTEN TO MY WISDOM!!”   Prelude: “Come and Find the... Read More


Psalm 104

Psalm 104, Part Two

Introduction to the Reading for Sunday, September 24, 2017 The Psalter is a collection of prayers and songs composed over the course of Israel’s history.   Their primary purpose is to praise God in worship.   This... Read More


What

Reflection ~ September 17, 2017

Based on 1 Kings 19: 1-13 “What are you doing here?” or “What are you doing here?” Or  “What are you doing here?” or even “What are you doing here?” This seems a timely question for all of us to consider in these... Read More


Elijah

1 Kings 19:1-13

Introduction to the Readings for September 17, 2017 1 Kings 19:1-13 It’s an understatement to say Jezebel is not pleased with the recent actions of the prophet Elijah.  Elijah has been on a righteous rampage, one... Read More


Welcome you us

September 17, 2017 ~ Welcome Sunday

Knox – A Sacred Space   Sunday, September 17, 2017   ♫áRise as you are able.  ♫+Please remain seated   What is Creation Saying to Us? God is saying “LOVE ME!!” Prelude:  “What a Friend we have in Jesus”  Dale Wood ... Read More


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Reflection ~ September 10, 2017

Based on Matthew 6: 24-33 When I was approaching this morning’s readings from Matthew’s gospel from a prayerful perspective, I came across a poem I received when I attended the Bethlehem Retreat Center near Nanaimo... Read More


Creation 10

September 10, 2017

Knox – A Sacred Space Sunday, September 10, 2017  ♫áRise as you are able.  ♫+Please remain seated What is God Saying to Us? God is saying  “Be awestruck before Creation”   Prelude:  “Recitative”  Francois Couperin  ... Read More


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Matthew 6: 25-33

Introductions to the readings for Creation Sunday May Jesus’ words of promise first offered so long ago to a hungry and hopeful people gathered on a mountaintop be food for thought for us gathered here this day: A... Read More


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Summer Spirit Photos

It has been our sincere pleasure to host Summer Spirit these last two weeks.  Such wonderful and inspiring Services and delicious Lunch with Yummy Dessert! Check out the pics and see the smiles!  We are glad you're... Read More


Labour day

September 3, 2017

Join us at Knox United Church 10:30 am for SummerSpirit Worship  Welcome everyone - we are glad you are here!  Knox folks, please extend Knox hospitality to our fellow SummerSpirit worshippers and try to stay for... Read More


Small things

Message ~ August 27, 2017

Based on Matthew 25: 31-46 For: The Summer Spirit Congregation gathered at Knox United Church. May the peace of Christ which passes all understanding, be with you all.  And, also with you. Let us pray: May the words... Read More


Eclipse

August 27, 2017

Join us at Knox United Church 10:30 am for SummerSpirit Worship  Welcome everyone - we are glad you are here!  Knox folks, please extend Knox hospitality to our fellow SummerSpirit worshippers and try to stay for... Read More


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Jesus When Did I See You? - Linnea Good

"Jesus, when did I see you hungry? When did I see you scared? When did I see you lonely? Forgotten, Forsaken? I woulda helped you." On their musical pilgrimage to the Christian Medical College Hospital of... Read More


You did it for me

Matthew 25: 31-46

Introduction to the readings for Summer Spirit Sunday at Knox, August 27, 2017 Our good news this morning comes to us from the final chapter of Matthew’s gospel with Jesus’ final public teaching.  Here, Jesus... Read More


Summer

August 20, 2017

Join us at Dunbar Ryerson United Church 10:30 am for SummerSpirit Worship  A rideshare system is in place to connect potential drivers and riders.  If you're available as a driver for other congregants during the... Read More


August

August 13, 2017

Join us at Dunbar Ryerson United Church 10:30 am for SummerSpirit Worship  A rideshare system is in place to connect potential drivers and riders.  If you're available as a driver for other congregants during the... Read More


Vancouver sailboats

August 6, 2017

Join us at Dunbar Ryerson United Church 10:30 am for SummerSpirit Worship  A rideshare system is in place to connect potential drivers and riders.  If you're available as a driver for other congregants during the... Read More


Summer church

July 30, 2017

Join us at Dunbar Ryerson United Church 10:30 am for SummerSpirit Worship  A rideshare system is in place to connect potential drivers and riders.  If you're available as a driver for other congregants during the... Read More


Come and worship

July 23, 2017

Join us at Shaughnessy Heights United 10:30 am for SummerSpirit Worship  A rideshare system is in place to connect potential drivers and riders.  If you're available as a driver for other congregants during the... Read More


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July 16, 2017

Join us at Shaughnessy Heights United 10:30 am for SummerSpirit Worship  A rideshare system is in place to connect potential drivers and riders.  If you're available as a driver for other congregants during the... Read More


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July 9, 2017

Join us at Shaughnessy Heights United 10:30 am for SummerSpirit Worship  A rideshare system is in place to connect potential drivers and riders.  If you're available as a driver for other congregants during the... Read More


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Canada Day Sunday Snippet

Scroll down to Enjoy our Canada Day montage! Read More


Shaughnessy

July 2, 2017

Join us at Shaughnessy Heights United 10:30 am for SummerSpirit Worship   ** Please check out our weekly bulletin -NEWS & NOTESIt is attached as a printable PDF **     Read More


Theological buffet

Message ~ June 25, 2017

Opening Prayer: Holy, gracious and amazing God, may the words on my lips and the thoughts and feelings we hold as we reflect on your holy word this day, may all of it be acceptable in your sight, amen. “Whoever... Read More


Welcome mat

Matthew 10: 40 -42

Scripture Reading for June 25,2017 10 am worship Matthew 10:40-42 Rewards 40 “Whoever welcomes you welcomes me, and whoever welcomes me welcomes the one who sent me. 41 Whoever welcomes a prophet in the name of a... Read More


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June 25, 2017 ~ Happy 150th Canada

Knox – A Sacred Space Celebrating Canada Day with Our Neighbours June 25, 2017      ♫áRise as you are able.              ♫+Please remain seated Prelude: "Sonatina" from Cantata "God's Time is Best"  BWV 106 - J.S.... Read More


Courage

Celebrating Faithful & Courageous Men

In celebration of FATHER's DAY three speakers reflected on Celebrating the Wisdom of Fathers and Father Figures    by Charles When Elizabeth called for volunteers to speak about a faithful and courageous man I... Read More


Issaac

Genesis 18: 1-15 and Genesis 21: 1-7

 Introduction to the readings for the third Sunday in the season of Pentecost, June 18, 2017 This morning our reading from Hebrew Scripture reminds us that our God is a God of promise who offers us audacious and... Read More


Fathers day 2017

June 18, 2017 ~ Father's Day

KNOX – A Sacred Space June 18, 2017, Father’s Day Celebrating Faithful and Courageous Men   ♫áRise as you are able.              ♫+Please remain seated Prelude:   “Antiphon III”   Marcel Dupre Celebrating the Wisdom... Read More


Synergy

Reflection ~ June 11, 2017

Reflection for Trinity Sunday, June 11, 2018 Based on Matthew 28: 16-20 “Go Make Disciples” Opening Prayer:  May the words on my lips and the meditations of all our hearts be acceptable in your sight, dear God, as... Read More


Trinity sunday 2017

Genesis 1:1-25 and Matthew 28:16-20

Genesis 1:1-25 Heaven and Earth 1 1-2 First this: God created the Heavens and Earth—all you see, all you don’t see. Earth was a soup of nothingness, a bottomless emptiness, an inky blackness. God’s Spirit brooded... Read More


Summer covenant

Summer Covenant

 In Matthew’s gospel, we are encouraged to ‘go and make disciples’.  This summer, we have a chance to do that very thing together as we gather for worship with our neighbour churches-Dunbar Ryerson, Shaughnessy... Read More


Trinity sunday

June 11, 2017 ~ Trinity Sunday

KNOX – A Sacred Space  Trinity Sunday June 11, 2017 ♫áRise as you are able.  ♫+Please remain seated Prelude:  “A Mighty Fortress is Our God”  J.G. Walther                  “Now Thank We All Our God"   J.C. Oley Call... Read More


Pentecost

Homily ~ June 4, 2017

Pentecost Sunday Based on Acts 2: 1-21 Opening Prayer:  Holy, Gracious, and Amazing God, may the words on my lips and our thoughts and feelings in response to our reflections to your Word be acceptable in your sight... Read More


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Acts 2: 1-21

Introduction to the Readings for Pentecost Sunday, June 5, 2017 To set the scene for this morning’s reading, imagine yourself gathered with that intrepid band of followers who had given up everything they knew about... Read More


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June 4, 2017 ~ Pentecost Sunday

Knox United ≈ a Sacred Space   Pentecost Sunday and Communion June 4, 2017    ♫áRise as you are able.  ♫+Please remain seated   Prelude: “O Holy Spirit, by Whose Breath”  Edward Broughton Service Introduction... Read More


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Knox United Church Goes to the Dogs!

On Sunday May 28th, Knox United Church held its annual Blessing of the Animals service.   As the service began, it was marked by a noisy barking chorus as the dogs greeted old friends and made new acquaintances. ... Read More


Pets 2017

May 28, 2017

KNOX – A Sacred Space May 28, 2017   Blessing of the Animals   ♫áRise as you are able.              ♫+Please remain seated Please note that an offering plate is not circulated during the service.  There is an... Read More


Lion

Messsage ~ May 21, 2017

Message for the sixth Sunday in the season of Easter Based on: John 14: 5-21 The Advocate, the Spirit of Truth, will be with you Opening Prayer:  Gracious and amazing God, may the words on my lips and the thoughts... Read More


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Courageous Women

On Mother's Day this year at Knox,  we celebrated courageous women in scripture and in our lives. The following are some special testimonies to courageous women through the ages from a variety of voices in the... Read More


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John 14: 15-21

Introductions to the readings for Sunday, May 21, 2017 After we celebrate the joy of the resurrection at Easter, we might be inclined to fall back into our everyday routines.  We might be inclined to put away... Read More


Asenstion

May 21, 2017

Knox  United Church - A Sacred Space     Sunday, May 21, 2017 Easter 6 ♫áRise as you are able.        ♫+Please remain seated   Prelude:  "Air from the D Major Suite" - J.S. Bach Greeting: In the Spirit of Jesus... Read More


Women in scripture

Exodus 2: 1-10 and Luke 2: 41-52 and Acts 16:

Introduction to the Readings for Mother’s Day  Sunday, May 14, 2017 The bible is full of stories about real people, people just like us.  Just like us, they were people with hopes and dreams.   Just like us, they... Read More


Love you mom

May 14, 2017 ~ Mother's Day

 KNOX – A Sacred Space May 14, 2017, Mother’s Day  Celebrating Women                    ♫áRise as you are able.              ♫+Please remain seated Prelude:  “On Eagle's Wings”       Michael Joncas; Arr.: Janet Vogt... Read More


Action baby

Reflection ~ May 7, 2017

Reflection for Easter 4 Opening Prayer:  Shepherding God, may the words on my lips be acceptable in your sight as we reflect together on your holy Word for us this day.  Amen. Actions speak louder than words’ is a... Read More


Act 2

Acts 2: 42-47 and John 10: 1-10

Introductions to the readings for Sunday, May 7, 2017 During the season of Easter, after we celebrate the joy of the resurrection, we find ourselves easily slip back into habits and patterns of our ‘normal’... Read More


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May 7, 2017

Knox United Church - A Sacred Space     Easter 4         Good Shepherd Sunday and Communion Sunday, May 7, 2017                  ↑Please rise as you are able   +Please remain seated Prelude:  Canzon Arioso   Andrea... Read More


Risen

Reflection ~ April 30, 2017

Reflection for the third Sunday the season of Easter, 2017 Based on Luke 24: 13-35 On the road to Emmaus  Opening Prayer:  Holy One, may the words on my lips be acceptable in your sight in this re-telling of one of... Read More


Road to emmaus

Luke 24: 13-35

Introduction to the scriptures for the third Sunday in the season of Easter, 2017 During the season of Easter, our stories from scripture describe how Jesus’ followers were coping with the loss of their leader. ... Read More


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Minute 4 Teams ~ Worship

The Worship Team has 5 lay members and 4 staff members.  For each service, all year long, there is careful planning based on the seasons of the church year, the lectionary, scripture, appropriate preludes,... Read More


Third sunday of easter

April 30, 2017

Knox United ≈ a Sacred Space Third Sunday of Easter    April 30, 2017   Resurrection terrifies because it shakes up the comfortable, natural order of things, and brings back to life what should be left dead.  What... Read More