News & Events
Masks are not required but feel free to wear one if you have Covid concerns. If you have any symptoms, please stay home and join us online.
Nursery Fun for ages 0-3+ (as right for Nursery) is offered each Sunday. The Nursery is located in the Education Bldg. Little ones can be dropped off prior to worship and picked up at the conclusion of the service. No registration is required.
Super Sunday School – Preschool* (ages 3-5 & attend Preschool) through 5th grade will begin in the worship and be excused during the service. Super Sunday School will meet on the 2nd, 3rd, and 4th Sundays of the month. The 1st Sunday of the month is Family Sunday when families worship together for the entire service. On 5th Sundays, an alternative will be provided. Parents can pick up their children after worship in Education Bldg. Preschoolers are on the main floor next to the Nursery. Kindergarten-5th graders are downstairs in Rooms 1 & 2 (turn left at the bottom of the stairs). *Preschoolers may be dropped off prior to worship. For more information on Children’s ministries, click here.
Middle School Sunday School meets on the 2nd-5th Sundays. The 1st Sunday of the month is Family Sunday and all students are in worship with their families. Students begin in worship and will be excused to their class in the Youth Center during the service. Students meet up with their families after worship. For more info on Youth Ministries, click here.
Preschool registration has begun! Members and families regularly participating in worship on Sunday mornings at John Knox are eligible to register on Monday, January 30th and will find a registration link at jkpreschool.com. The link will become active on the morning of January 30th.
If you have neighbors and friends who are not regularly a part of John Knox worship but would like to enroll their children in our program, registration will be in iperson at the preschool, behinning February 6th at 8:45am.
Please don’t hesitate to contact the preschool office with any questions. 206.241.0505
VOLUNTEER WITH MARVISTA STUDENTS
The Thriving Congregations team invites you to consider joining us in building relationships with our church’s immediate neighbors, many of whom are students at Marvista Elementary School! We have opportunities to help out at the school, as well as at a weekly After School Art Club that will take place at JKPC. Whether you have one hour per month, or several hours per week, there’s a place for you. Sign up here, or contact Haley Ballast for more information.
Want to know more about our relationship with Marvista Elementary School? Check out this video from the Thriving Congregations team!
JOIN US FOR A LENTEN JESUS STORIES CONVERSATION
Come join us during the season of Lent for a 6-week facilitated conversation featuring Chad Bird (1517.org) video curriculum in the Fireside Room. The curriculum includes Jesus stories and teachings from the biblical gospels, with a different story/teaching featured each week. Like our fall gathering, the format of the group will include both video elements and group conversation.
Registering for the class helps us to know how many to plan for. Let us know you will be participating by end of day on Ash Wednesday (February 22). Online registration is available by clicking here. Class will begin meeting February 26.
WINTER/SPRING WOMEN’S BIBLE STUDY
FEATURING: Ruth: Loss, Love & Legacy
by Kelly Minter
This 16-week study (with President’s Day and Spring breaks) delves into the virtuous character of Ruth, her unique relationship with her mother-in-law Naomi, and her blossoming love with Boaz. If you’ve ever felt devastated, struggled as a stranger, longed to be loved, or wept along the way, you’ll find a loyal sister in Ruth.
COST: $20 Includes helpful study guide, videos and delicious recipes from Kelly’s kitchen.
REGISTRATION IS STILL OPEN: Click Here
WHEN DO CLASSES MEET?
Monday Evenings (Zoom) 6:30pm to 8:00pm beginning January 16
Tuesday Evenings (In Person) 7:00pm to 8:30pm beginning January 17
Thursday Mornings (Zoom and In-Person options) 9:30am -11:00am, beginning January 19