Stewardship & Social Justice News

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Board Updates & A Minute for Stewardship

Pushing off from the familiar shores of the past, we journey forward, experiencing the Holy, seeking justice, and comforting the lonely. A Board Update I'm pleased to announce to announce that, on November 8th, one... Read More

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Stewardship III

What does Knox mean to me? by Bruce Herzer As we have begun thinking and talking about stewardship these past weeks, I've been reflecting on my own life experiences here and hearing thoughts from others in the... Read More

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God's Mission Our Gifts ~ A Prayer

Generous and loving God, You call us to be disciples of your son Jesus and good stewards of your many gifts. Open our minds and hearts to a greater awareness and deeper appreciation  of your countless blessings.... Read More

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Stewardship II

by Richard Dunsterville Jesus frequently talked about money, and I unashamedly will too!Considerations as we plan our pledge for 2018: Jesus encourages us to live a life that values sharing – including our money.... Read More

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The Micah Mandate

Here at Knox, we have acknowledged that the Micah 6:8 Mandate is at the heart of our life as a faith community and congregation.  So as we launch our Stewardship Campaign today, I remind us of that mandate, which... Read More

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Ideas - Israel/Palestine - A Just Peace

The following suggestions and information resulted from the brainstorming session held regarding A Just Peace for Israel/Palestine during the Knox hosted Let's Keep Talking Forum June 2017. There is a... Read More

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An On the Ground Report

What It's Like To Live as a Dissident Jew in Israel Today Resource for Let's Keep Talking FORUM June 11, 2017 (sent to Martha Roth by Hannah Safran) It is great to know that people overseas are interested in our... Read More

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Say "ENOUGH"

We are called to unity in action and costly solidarity for a just peace. The Spirit of the Lord is upon me, because [God] has annointed me to bring good news to the poor… to proclaim release to the captives… to... Read More

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50 Years of Occupation

Jewish Voice for Peace (JVP) is a national membership organization inspired by Jewish tradition to work for the freedom, equality, and dignity of all the people of Israel and Palestine.  Yesterday, JVP’s website... Read More

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Nakba - Arabic for “catastrophe”

Sharon Copeman submitted the following testimonial to us as part of the prep work for our upcoming FORUM: Israel/Palestine - Let's Keep Talking   Rebecca Vilkomerson is the Executive Director for Jewish Voice for... Read More