NEW TO KNOX

New To Knox Web SlideWELCOME to Knox Presbyterian Church, Midland.  If you are new to Knox or just checking us out before you visit, here are a few things that you may find helpful.

 

TELL ME ABOUT SUNDAY WORSHIP

Our 10:30 am worship service is contemporary and casual as well as family friendly.  The preaching is biblical and applies to life in the 21st century.  Check out more information here: http://www.knoxmidland.ca/what-we-do/our-worship/

 

WHAT IS THE PASTOR LIKE?

Rev. Alton is friendly and approachable.  He uses humour in his sermons and wears 20150812_131941snappy sweater vests in the winter and golf shirts in the summer.  Rev. Alton has been the minister of Knox Presbyterian Church, Midland, since September 2010.  He hails from Stouffville, Ontario  and graduated with degrees from Tyndale University College, Tyndale Seminary, and Knox College, University of Toronto. Over the years he has pastored in Stouffville, Oak Ridges, Beeton, and Toronto, Ontario. He is happy to now make Midland his home with his wife Nikki, and his two young sons.  Rev. Alton is deeply committed to preaching the Good News of Jesus Christ in a biblical and culturally relevant way.

Outdated and neglected Blog: http://revalton.blogspot.ca/

 

WHAT ABOUT MY KIDS/GRAND KIDS?

There is Sunday School for the little ones following a Kid’s Time during the early portion of the service and Nursery for babies and toddlers is available as soon as you arrive. More: http://www.knoxmidland.ca/what-we-do/sunday-school/

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WHERE DO I PARK?

Parking is located on Hugel Ave. and First St. as well as in the parking lot across from the church building on First St. Our main entrance is located at the corner of Hugel and First. Those who require the use of a ramp should enter through the glass door further down Hugel.

 

DO I HAVE TO BE A MEMBER TO ATTEND?

Absolutely not!  Membership is a personal decision that may come later for you, but for right now just come and enjoy without worry.

 

WHAT IF I SING LIKE NAILS ON A CHALKBOARD?

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WHAT SHOULD I WEAR?

Clothes.  Shorts or a tux, we don’t care.

 

ARE YOU INVOLVED IN THE COMMUNITY?

You betcha! Knox runs a the Gift of Grace Soup Kitchen, participates in community events: March Mudness hospital fundraiser, Buttertart Festival, Canada Day celebrations, Drumhead and Decoration memorial service, and hosts the Guest House shelter, to name a few.  We minister to youth, families and seniors.  We believe in living out our faith through word AND deed.

 

WHAT IS MESSY CHURCH?

Everyone wants to know what Messy Church is all about!  The best way is to just come and experience it.  Bring your kids or grand kids or just come out and get ready for fun. More: http://www.knoxmidland.ca/messy-church/

 

IS KNOX A RIGHT FIT FOR ME AND MY FAMILY?

You won’t know until you give it a try!  Why not join us this Sunday, have a coffee, meet some friendly folks, and hear probably the best sermon you will ever hear?*

Sermons: http://www.knoxmidland.ca/next-steps/sermons/

 

WHAT IF I WANT TO SPEAK TO THE PASTOR OR ADMIN ASSISTANT?

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*Full disclosure: the pastor bribed us to write that.