Join Knox Presbyterian Church as we celebrate the birth of Jesus. The evening worship service is a moving time with song and scripture – ending in the quiet lighting of candles anticipating Christmas Day. All are welcome at 7:00 pm.
Please come to the Knox Church community Christmas dinner at 6:00 p.m. on Wed., Dec. 12. Turkey, ham, gravy and rolls will be provided. If you are able, please bring one or more side dishes – stuffing, mashed potatoes, corn or green beans, or a dessert (Christmas cookies are welcome). We hope that many of our neighbors near the church will attend. If you have any questions, please contact the church office.
On Saturday, December 8, the men of Knox will host a breakfast at 8:00 am in the Fellowship Hall. Immediately following the meal, all are welcome to join in the Greening of the Church, or hanging of the greens, as a way to usher in the Advent season. Advent is a time when we joyfully expect how Christ enters the space and the greens symbolize how His love for us never changes, even in this winter time. Join us for this time of preparation and joy for the season.
DO NOT MISS THIS! Chasing Coral, 2017 Sundance Award winning film to be shown April 29 at noon. Mark Eakin, research scientist for the film will be present for the Q & A. The photography is beyond belief and the story moving. This is a film to grab your heart and move you to even one tiny action of respect for the ocean and the land.
Do not miss this exceptional opportunity. All are welcome. Bring a friend!
CROP walks are neighbors walking together to raise money to take a stand against hunger in our world. Some 2,000 communities across the country take part each year. The Falls Church registration begins at 1:00 p.m. The walk begins 1:30 p.m. Link here to the CROP walk website
The Knox Book Group meets every 5 weeks on Sunday afternoons after the worship service to discuss another book on the reading list. All are welcome. Click here to find out more.
On the Day of Pentecost we celebrate the gift of the Holy Spirit descending in a mighty rush of wind and flame to inspire the church’s proclamation of Christ’s rising and to empower its mission and ministry to the world. We wear red to worship on Pentecost Sunday as a symbol of the flame at the birth of the church.
We will celebrate the Sacrament of Holy Communion.
Knox Spring Hike – Sat, April 29 @9:00 am
The annual Knox Church spring hike is planned for Sat. April 29. Meet at 9:00 am at the church parking lot. The destination is Burke Lake Park. Leaders will take you on a 5-mile hike on a mostly level circuit around the lake. Bring bottled water and a light lunch.
People’s Climate March, Washington, D.C.
Get involved and join others of faith at near the US Capitol to show your concern and national climate change policies. Call the church office for more information about where and who to meet. Click here for more details and logistics about the march.
Maundy Thursday – Supper and Program, April 13 @ 6:30 pm
Holy week at Knox Presbyterian includes an intergenerational light supper, program, and communion on Maundy Thursday. Gather with the community as we remember the Last Supper and Jesus’ act of washing the feet of his disciples.
Easter Sunday Worship – April 16 @ 10:15 am
Celebrate the resurrection of Jesus from the dead during our worship service at 10:15 am on Easter Sunday. During fellowship time after the worship service, children (and adults) will dye hard boiled eggs that will be delivered to a homeless shelter.
Knox Presbyterian will receive the offering for One Great Hour of Sharing. This special annual offering helps sustain the important Presbyterian Church (USA) ministries and programs. One Great Hour of Sharing enables the church to share God’s love with our neighbors-in-need around the world by providing relief to those affected by natural disasters, provide food to the hungry, and helping to empower the poor and oppressed.