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You're Not Alone @ Christmas

KNOX HOSTS 36 GUESTS FOR CHRISTMAS DINNER Volunteers cooked turkey, ham, and all the fixings followed up by a cornucopia of delicious desserts.  Mulled apple cider, egg nog and punch quenched every one's thirst. On... Read More

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Rohingya Emergency Appeal

ROHINGYA EMERGENCY APPEAL The United Church is now accepting donations for the Rohingya Crisishttp://www.united-church.ca/social-action/act-now/rohingya-crisis Donations can also be made through the... Read More

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Christmas Offering Challenge

CHRISTMAS OFFERING CHALLENGE We have been blessed and challenged by a member of the congregation who has offered to match donations to this year’s Christmas Offering, up to $5000.  The offer is effective for... Read More

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Island Crisis Care Society

ISLAND CRISIS CARE SOCIETY UPDATEViolet Hayes, Executive Director of ICCS, was a recent speaker during a Sunday service at Knox. She reported that their homeless shelters are overflowing and people are being turned... Read More

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The Sock Tree

THE SOCK TREE The Sock Tree has been set up in the narthex, a tradition started by Bob and Merry Rae.  The gifts will be given to the Parksville Qualicum Haven House which provides safe haven, comfort, shelter, and... Read More

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Oceanside Homelessness

Oceanside Homelessness Oceanside Task Force on homelessness and Island Crisis Care would like to announce that Oceanside Winter Shelter is now open - Arbutus Grove Church, 177 West Hirst Ave., Parksville. For more... Read More

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Remembrance Day

Margaret Warburton laying the Knox wreath at the Parksville Cenotaph on Saturday, November 11, 2017. Read More

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Helping Children in our Area

The special Thanksgiving offering collected at Knox Worship Service on October 8th was divided between two groups that help children living in poverty in our area. The Bagel Cafe (run by volunteers) ensure that all... Read More

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Manna Homeless Society

What is Manna Homeless Society?                                                                                        Some people asked this at our recent Fall Fair. Manna Homeless Society is a nonprofit society... Read More