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  • Knox Presbyterian Church – Bracebridge | One of the many Presbyterian churches working in Canada and around the world
    service Come and worship our loving and gracious God with us PCC Daily Devotional Upcoming Events Feb 14 Sun 11 00 am Annual General Meeting Annual General Meeting Feb 14 11 00 am 12 00 pm Feb 16 Tue 9 30 am Basket Group Basket Group Feb 16 9 30 am 12 00 pm Feb 17 Wed 8 30 am Pie Making Day Pie Making Day Feb 17 8 30

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  • About | Knox Presbyterian Church – Bracebridge
    We have been in Bracebridge since 1865 but have changed a few things since then We use power point and are pretty relaxed during worship though we take God s love seriously We adhere to a Leading with Care policy so our place is safe for children youth and vulnerable adults Sundays you will be greeted at the door and may sit anywhere We like to try new things in worship and are friendly We have a rotating gallery of congregational art changing every 3 months We believe God is revealed most fully in the person of Jesus Christ but that doesn t mean we don t love others who might think differently Upcoming Events Feb 14 Sun 11 00 am Annual General Meeting Annual General Meeting Feb 14 11 00 am 12 00 pm Feb 16 Tue 9 30 am Basket Group Basket Group Feb 16 9 30 am 12 00 pm Feb 17 Wed 8 30 am Pie Making Day Pie Making Day Feb 17 8 30 am 12 00 pm 5 30 pm Wednesday Food Fun and Fellowship Wednesday Food Fun and Fellowship Feb 17 5 30 pm 7 00 pm Feb 18 Thu 3 00 pm

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  • Contact | Knox Presbyterian Church – Bracebridge
    Board of Managers Chair David Jewell email david livinginmuskoka com Music Director Paul Gockel email dispro muskoka com Presbyterian Church in Canada http www presbyterian ca Upcoming Events Feb 14 Sun 11 00 am Annual General Meeting Annual General Meeting Feb 14 11 00 am 12 00 pm Feb 16 Tue 9 30 am Basket Group Basket Group Feb 16 9 30 am 12 00 pm Feb 17 Wed 8

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  • History | Knox Presbyterian Church – Bracebridge
    was poorly constructed built with green lumber on the top of a barren hill It was as drafty on the inside as it was windy on the outside They shared the building with the Methodists After ten years they turned their eyes to some newly purchased land on McMurray Street In 1875 they began construction The frame building was completed at a cost of three thousand dollars the old church was sold for one hundred and seventy five The congregation numbered thirty nine members Our new home was reputed to be the finest church building between Orillia and North Bay In 1900 the Sunday school was built In 1901 they burned the mortgage In 1902 they added brick veneer to the frame structure It was a time of tremendous growth but troubled times lay ahead for the congregation 1925 was the year of church union The Methodists the Congregationalists and about sixty percent of Presbyterians joined together to form the United Church of Canada By two votes Knox determined that it would remain with the continuing Presbyterians In 1931 early in the morning of January 25th the church caught fire By the end of the day the sanctuary was completely destroyed By some miracle the Sunday school wing remained standing What a discouraging time it was It would have been so easy to give up But they did not Grit and faithfulness won the day For six months they gathered for worship in the Sunday school wing and by the fall of 1931 the new sanctuary was complete In 1954 the basement was dug out under the sanctuary and a fine church hall was completed The McMurray Street building served the congregation well for more than eighty years Shortly after the turn of the century we were faced with new

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  • Calendar | Knox Presbyterian Church – Bracebridge
    Basket Group Feb 9 9 30 am 12 00 pm 10 Wednesday Food Fun and Fellowship 5 30 pm Wednesday Food Fun and Fellowship Feb 10 5 30 pm 7 00 pm 11 Choir Practice 3 00 pm Choir Practice Feb 11 3 00 pm 4 00 pm Wednesday Food Fun and Fellowship 5 30 pm Wednesday Food Fun and Fellowship Feb 11 5 30 pm 7 00 pm 12 13 14 Annual General Meeting 11 00 am Annual General Meeting Feb 14 11 00 am 12 00 pm 15 16 Basket Group 9 30 am Basket Group Feb 16 9 30 am 12 00 pm 17 Pie Making Day 8 30 am Pie Making Day Feb 17 8 30 am 12 00 pm Wednesday Food Fun and Fellowship 5 30 pm Wednesday Food Fun and Fellowship Feb 17 5 30 pm 7 00 pm 18 Choir Practice 3 00 pm Choir Practice Feb 18 3 00 pm 4 00 pm 19 Annual Bowling Event Pot Luck Snacks 7 00 pm Annual Bowling Event Pot Luck Snacks Feb 19 7 00 pm 10 00 pm 20 21 22 23 Basket Group 9 30 am Basket Group Feb 23 9 30

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  • Community Notes | Knox Presbyterian Church – Bracebridge
    7 00 pm Quality Inn formerly the Riverside Inn The congregation is invited to attend an evening of fun and fellowship followed by pot luck snacks and drinks at the Dickie s COMMUNITY EVENTS Crieff Hills Retreat and Conference Center invites you to our Manna Day The Spirituality of Gardening on Thursday February 25 th from 10 30am to 3 00pm with guest speakers Rev Linda Ashfield and Rev Kristine O Brien Join us as we explore gardens in scripture and in our lives Please register before February 16 th by calling 519 824 7898 Cost for the day is 21 00 and includes a home cooked lunch For further information see www crieffhills com Hospice Muskoka is offering a program to help people deal with their grief The Grief Support Group is a series of activities readings and discussions to help individuals as they journey thru the cycle of grief bereavement and loss The eight week session on Wednesdays at the Bracebridge United Church on Dominion Street begins Wednesday April 6 from 5 00pm 6 30pm There is no fee Please call the Hospice Muskoka Office at 705 646 1697 to register or find out more about this program at www hospicemuskoka com Bracebridge Community Medical Education Lecture Series Present Ten Tuesdays Each Tuesday evening at the Rene M Caisse Memorial Theatre at 7 pm a free lecture will be given on the various health topics that effect our daily lives See Flyer on the Narthex bulletin board for the weekly topics that might interest you Syrian Refugee Sponsorship Information Session will be held on Friday February 19th 7 00 pm at the Rotary Centre for Youth 131 Wellington St Bracebridge Central Muskoka Community Syrian Relief is an ad hoc Committee that has come together with the goal of

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  • Looking Ahead at Knox | Knox Presbyterian Church – Bracebridge
    Annual General Meeting Tues Feb 16 9 30 am Basket Group Wed Feb 17 8 00 am Ladies Pie Making Day 5 30 am Wednesday Food Fun Fellowship Fri Feb 19 7 00 pm Annual Bowling Evening Sun Feb 21 9 30 am Church Service Lent 2 Lay Reader Alan or Joyce Ross Nursery Duty Carolyn Dickie Knox Rox Connected Gr SK 8 Greeting Elder Jan Kaye Counters D Ruttle A Malcolm Ann Forman Coffee Hour Liz McKeen Ann Swan Tues Feb 23 7 00 pm Taize Knox 7 00 pm Board of Managers Meeting Wed Feb 24 5 30 pm Wednesday Food Fun Fellowship Thurs Feb 25 3 00 pm Choir Practice Fri Feb 26 2 6 pm Pie Pick up Day Sun Feb 28 9 30 am Church Service Lent 3 Lay Reader Ken or Elaine Heron Nursery Duty Allison Hotson Knox Rox Connected Gr SK 8 Greeting Elder Counters P VS B Schulz S Veitch Coffee Hour Upcoming Events Feb 14 Sun 11 00 am Annual General Meeting Annual General Meeting Feb 14 11 00 am 12 00 pm Feb 16 Tue 9 30 am Basket Group Basket Group Feb 16 9 30 am 12 00 pm

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  • Kids and Youth | Knox Presbyterian Church – Bracebridge
    to make positive contributions to their community Providing activities that will help children make the connection between faith and everyday Christian living KNOX ROX CONNECTED is for Children from K to Grade 8 children youth teachers all together as a family We generally worship with the congregation until after Children s Time when we head to our beautiful new classroom space for our time together The kids are involved in stories songs crafts and outreach mission projects that they choose and execute themselves In the fall they launched a food drive for the Manna Food Bank in Bracebridge and delivered the food themselves In return they received a tour of the food bank facilities Their winter project was to collect items for the local OSPCA LEADERSHIP TEAM Michael Barnes Diana McDonald Sue Morris Ukelele Kids Sunday School Knox Rox Connected children and youth K to Grade 8 Sunday mornings 9 30 am The new Knox Rox Room is being lovingly decorated by Fred McKeen Nursery Supervised care is provided during the service Wednesday Fun Food and Fellowship WFFF 5 30 pm 7 00 pm September to Easter Pot Luck Supper followed by a program for children and youth and adult discussion group led by the minister All ages welcome UKELELE KIDS Most of the children have been learning to play the ukelele The Ukelele Kids Band not practicing right now but let us know if you are interested YOUTH EVENTS A few of the youth went on a camping canoeing portaging trip together on Labour day weekend and had a blast Upcoming Events Feb 14 Sun 11 00 am Annual General Meeting Annual General Meeting Feb 14 11 00 am 12 00 pm Feb 16 Tue 9 30 am Basket Group Basket Group Feb 16 9 30 am 12 00

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