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Syrian family arrives

Members of the Knox Refugee Committee welcomed the rest of the Tayar family on Tuesday, November 22. The eldest daughter, Meriam, arrived four weeks earlier, and she has been anticipating the arrival of her parents... Read More

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"A Christmas Carol" for the Food Centre

We are pleased and proud to present a Dramatic Reading of Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol, December 11 at 3PM. This beloved story refers to the stark poverty of many in Victorian England - and echoes in the... Read More

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Lest We Forget - Knox is open

The annual Remembrance Day services at the National War Memorial can be very moving for those who attend. Sometimes, though, it seems important to take a bit of time alone to remember or meditate. Knox Church is... Read More

Meriam Arrives

Pastor Jim and Laurie Fyffe were on hand at Ottawa airport on October 24 to welcome Meriam, eldest daughter of the Syrian family, formerly of Aleppo, being sponsored by Knox Church. Their home was destroyed. They,... Read More

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Knox thanks local businesses

The 2016 Knox Bazaar was a great success, thanks in part to the local businesses that supported it by donating to the Silent Auction. Supporters included these dining establishmets:Beckta, Johnny Farina, Sir John A... Read More

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Elgin Street businesses donate for Silent Auction

The Elgin Street businesses listed below have jointly donated over $800 worth of items to be sold by silent auction at the Knox Harvest Bazaar taking place on Saturday, October 19 from 10 to 2 PM. Funds raised will... Read More

Tears of joy

All of us were happy to see tears running down Helene Marchand's face as she announced that her long wait for Permanent Resident status was over. "It was a lot of struggle with the paperwork, but with the support... Read More

Retreat to Advance

Last weekend over 30 members of the Knox congregation gave up their Saturday morning. All members and adherents had been invited to attend this retreat, and to prepare by reading one of three different books on... Read More

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Knox Walks for Food Centre

On Sunday October 16, fourteen members of Knox joined the Walk for the Centre to raise funds for the Centretown Emergency Food Centre. Donations and pledges in support of the Knox walkers raised over $1000 for the... Read More

Progress for family

Good news! All the members of the  family that Knox is sponsoring have been assessed and cleared for immigration by Citizenship and Immigration. We understand that for logistical reasons they will not be arriving... Read More