Knox United Church
Port Sydney, ON
Celebrate our 136th Year with us in 2021!
"Come in, Come in and sit down, You are a part of the family..."
Meet a welcoming congregation in a historical church atmosphere where inclusion, kindness, outreach, progressive reflection, fun, laughter, and activities abound.
(website updated for July 25th, 2021)
Our flag is lowered and our sign is tied with orange streamers to show that EVERY CHILD MATTERS as we honour the children whose remains have been found in unmarked graves:
215 - Kamloops, BC
751 - Cowessess First Nation, SK
182 - near Cranbrook, BC
161 - Penelakut Island, BC
Our sincere condolences go out to the families and friends of the two swimmers who drowned on Sunday, June 27th, after going down the rapids at the Port Sydney dam. Our best wishes go to the swimmer who survived the incident, as well as to all witnesses and first responders who are also processing this traumatic event.
Please - EVERYONE - do what you can to promote WATER SAFETY.
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While we are CLOSED due to the COVID-19 pandemic
you can tune in to our FACEBOOK LIVE broadcasts over the
Bethune United Church (Baysville) Facebook Page on SUNDAY MORNINGS at 10:00am
OR you can watch the broadcasts on Bethune's YouTube Channel following the Facebook Live
AND you can download WORSHIP resources and messages on this website.
(see details below)
We hope that everyone stays healthy and safe while we are apart and we look forward to resuming regular activities whenever the time comes.
Ways to connect for Worship online
Visit the Bethune United Church website and click on their Facebook page - Pastor Sue will be broadcasting via 'Facebook Live' on Sunday mornings at 10:00am (Thanks to Gord, Bruce, Stasi, Nancy, & Sue for getting the Worship online up and running!) Broadcasts are also uploaded to the Bethune's YouTube Channel as soon as possible afterwards
Visit our WORSHIP Page to see Messages from Pastor Sue, other ways to 'tune in' to the Worship broadcast, and weekly Worship resources and links
Visit the Shining Waters Regional Council - COVID-19 Response Page and look for the 'Worship Events Online' section
Follow us on Facebook at: Knox United Port Sydney
Find us on YouTube at:
Knox United Church
777 Muskoka Rd. 10, RR #1, Port Sydney, ON, P0B 1L0
Pastor Sue Wood, DLM
Usual Sunday morning schedule:
10:00am - Sing with the Choir
10:30am - Coffee upstairs
11:00 - Worship
Find Knox on Google Maps
Inspiration from the Internet as we Cope with COVID-19:
Enjoy funny & heartwarming messages from a Canadian talking dog at: Pluto Living on YouTube
This school district's annual Choral Festival was canceled, so the students all sang their individual a cappella portion of "Over the Rainbow" in their separate homes, and put them together to create this masterpiece. Check out the Chino Valley Unified School District - this is beautiful!