Road Trip to Kitimat – Monday, Sept. 29, 7 p.m.

Eye of the Store, a social justice group sponsored by Knox United Church, features discussion about the oil and gas industry, sustainability, and climate change. Many members are employed in the oil and gas industry, so our talks face the difficulty of knowing what to do in the midst of complicated and conflicting scenarios. We […]

An Icy Shower

Many have asked why I took the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge in the first place.  Wouldn’t it have been easier just to place a cheque in an envelope and take a lovely warm shower instead?  Yes, it would have been easier, but not nearly as much fun!  Check out the video! And why did I […]

Drumming Awakens the Heart

On Sunday, September 7th, hours before a huge snowfall came to Calgary and shattered our trees, Knox United Church hosted a drumming workshop, offered by Bruce and Cheryl Harding.  We were grateful they arrived before the snow did!  The names of these two talented, gentle and extraordinary musicians are well known in United Church circles.  […]

Knox Lunch September 14th

Come one, come all to a party on Sunday, September 14th, 2014 where as a congregation we pause to connect with one another. Our theme is Linking Together within our Diversity. To celebrate our diversity we will share in a multi-ethnic meal. We will then have the opportunity to discuss differences within our community, and […]

There’s lots of work left to do…

In case you missed it, the Labour Day weekend played out on the streets of Calgary to the sights and sounds of joyful participants and onlookers, marching and carrying rainbow coloured flags.  Thousands showed up for Calgary’s Annual Pride Parade.  And because this event unfolds, usually without incident, year after year, we have become rather […]

Drumming Workshop Sept. 7

September 7 @ 7 p.m. Bruce and Cheryl Harding are coming to Knox as part of their “Heart of the Drum” tour. These well-known performers and musicians were a part of the creative team that brought us the More Voices hymnbook. They will be conducting a 3-hour drumming workshop, designed to lift the spirit and […]

Happy Pride Week! August 22-31

Join Knox and other Calgary United Churches as we march in (or watch) Calgary’s Pride Parade. This year we are joining Wild Rose United, but you can grab a Knox sign on Sunday before the parade to help promote the church. This year we have a float! The Details: Parade is Sunday, August 31 – […]

Photos from the Hertitage Day Tours

On Sunday August 3rd over 85 people enjoyed the tour of the Knox architecture and church history. Music Director, Chellan Hoffman, and Pipeworks owner, Stephen Miller, facilitated the organ tour and demonstrated the power and flexibility of the Knox organ by playing several selections. Our community hospitality team served cold fruit punch in the Labyrinth […]

Congregational Meeting: Sunday, Aug. 17

Sunday, August 17 @ 11:30 following the worship service. There will be an important congregational meeting to receive information about the Space Sharing Initiative of the Transition Team and give approval, in principle, to the Board and Trustees to move forward with a formal agreement with the Inn from the Cold Society. You may recall […]

Heritage Day Tours at Knox – August 3

On Sunday August 3rd, 2014, Knox will again be hosting guided tours of our historic building. Tour times are: 2 and 3 p.m. Light refreshments will be provided in the Knox Labyrinth room You will learn about the architecture, the organ and maybe even the ghosts. We will have a collection of antique cars on […]