2017 Calgary Carol Festival

Calling all Calgary Choirs,  With the festive season right around the corner, start prepping those pipes and practice hitting those high notes as the Calgary Carol Festival is quickly approaching. Once again proceeds from the festival will help the Calgary Interfaith Foodbank. Please use the supplied CalgaryCarolFestival2017Application.doc registration form. When completing the form, please keep […]

Intro to Meditation – Fall 2017

Margaret Miyagishima is teaching her Intro to Meditation class again. This is the perfect class if you’re new to meditation, or want to know more. Class dates: Mondays starting September 18 – October 23. No class Thanksgiving. Time: 12:05 – 12:50 Couse fee: $50 More info and sign up form in the attached brochure. You […]

Radical Hospitality: Creating a Safe Welcoming Space at Knox

What is Radical Hospitality? Is it offering coffee before the worship service? Offering a warm welcome, with a smile and eye contact, as people enter our doors? Or, does it encompass all of these things but also involve something far deeper? I believe it involves something deeper. In recent days we have been inundated with […]

Interfaith harmony prize for Calgary! – by Dave Holmes

I must say that there are many exciting things happening in and around Knox these days – so many that I am honestly struggling to keep up! But instead of telling you about what’s happening here at Knox, let me tell you this month about something that is happening around us. The newly-minted Calgary Interfaith […]

1100 Days – And away we go!

By Rev. Dave Holmes On January 29, we held our annual congregational meeting and, in a very positive atmosphere, launched some significant new initiatives. Risk and challenge We passed this year’s budget with a deficit of over $100,000!  This deficit is a reflection of a few significant factors:  the Inn from the Cold is no […]

Introduction to Meditation Series

In January 2017, Margaret Miyagishima is teaching an Introduction to Meditation Series. The series includes five, Monday noon-hour sessions and a Closing Circle. Class times are Mondays from 12:10 to 12:50 Dates of classes: January 9, 16, 23, 30, and February 6, 2017 Closing Circle: Thursday, February 9, 5-5:45 Location: Knox Labyrinth Classes open to all those […]

Blue Christmas – Longest Night – December 21, 2016

It’s Christmas, and once again radios and shopping malls will be announcing, “It’s the most wonderful time of the year.” For many people, this is not the most wonderful time of the year. Some people are dealing with the death of a loved one, facing life after divorce or separation, coping with the loss of […]

2016 Carol Festival Invitation to Choirs

Carol Festival dates: Saturday, Sunday and Monday – November 26, 27 and 28th, 2016. 7:00 pm each night Here are the forms for the 2016 Carol Festival. 2016 Carol Festival invitation 2016 Carol Festival application form for choirs  

Sabbath – A day to pamper one’s soul – By Dave Holmes

Read all the sermons in this Sabbath series: Sabbath 1 – The whole wide world is waiting Sabbath 2 – Heaven Sabbath 3 – The importance of saying no – By Greg Glatz – coming soon Sabbath 4 – Sabbath and the economy Sabbath 5 – Pamper your soul Scripture: Psalm 23 This is the last in our Sabbath series.  The last […]

Sabbath and the economy – By Dave Holmes

Read all the sermons in this Sabbath series: Sabbath 1 – The whole wide world is waiting Sabbath 2 – Heaven Sabbath 3 – The importance of saying no – By Greg Glatz – coming soon Sabbath 4 – Sabbath and the economy Sabbath 5 – Pamper your soul Scripture Matthew 6:19 “Do not store up for yourselves treasures on earth, where moth and rust […]