The Knollwood News
Week of August 25, 2019
Inside This Edition backtotop
  • Budget Report ...more
  • Community Group Sunday ...more
  • Contact Us ...more
  • Dates to Remember ...more
  • Knollwood Student Ministry ...more
  • Membership ...more
  • September Mission Focus ...more
  • Stretch Your Faith ...more
  • This Week at KCC ...more
Community Group Sunday community

It's finally here!! This Sunday, August 25th, is Community Group sign-up Sunday! If you call Knollwood your church home, you'll want to be connected in a group!

How to get connected:  

First, click here to decide which group is right for you. 

Next, email the group leader and let them know that you want to be a part of their group.

Lastly, celebrate the fact that you have taken the first big step towards being connected in community! 

If you've got any questions about community in general or a specific group please reach out to Pastor Chris at

September Mission Focus mission

Wayne Rautio, from Child Evangelism Fellowship of Northern Virginia (CEF), will be here on Sunday, September 1st to share the work they do in the Northern Virginia area. 

He will be speaking at 9am in the Murphy room and again in the 10:30am Worship Service.  Everyone is invited to hear what CEF will be doing in the upcoming school year. If you have any questions, contact Glenn Keller ( ).

KSM News
Knollwood Student Ministry (KSM)

Special Thanks to the Weavers!
Special thanks to Coulter and Lauren Weaver for leading Sunday mornings over the summer. You are appreciated!!
Please note: There is no Rock Solid August 25.
Kick-Off Sunday, September 1
We have been working hard to create a fun and welcoming environment for grades 7-12. Join us at 10:30 a.m. in the Fellowship Center as we kick off the school year. We'll hang out, eat snacks, play games, and learn about what Jesus has to say about friendship. You won't want to miss it!
September Calendar
Want to know what's going on this month? Click Here for our September Calendar.
Thank You, Parents!
We had a great time meeting parents last week at our parent meeting and we're excited to partner with you in ministry to your teenagers. Click Here for our September Parent Cue.

Stretch Your Faith-Fall Quarter yoga

" steadfast, immovable, always abounding in the work of the Lord..." 1 Cor 15:58

How's your balance? Can you remain steadfast in a challenging situation? Join us for spiritual and physical strength training this Fall. Classes Sept 10 to Dec.12 on Tuesdays 6:15pm and/or Thursdays 1:30pm in the Fellowship Center. Fall Quarter registration will be 13 classes for $78 ($6/class) or drop in for $8/class. 

This is a yoga style stretching class for adult men and women. "Stretch Your Faith" is a Christian-based class taught by Sandy Rogers, a certified yoga instructor from the Christian ministry Holy Yoga (for mission statement, visit .) This class is an amazing opportunity to connect to and glorify God in your mind, body and soul. 

Never tried a stretching class? You are welcome to come and try one class at no charge before you decide to register. Classes are open to Knollwood and the local community. 

Questions? Contact Sandy Rogers at 571-239-3416 or . Register at the first class or email Sandy to request forms by email or click here.                 

Questions about Membership membership

Have you thought about membership at Knollwood Community Church but didn't know who to ask? The best way to find out information is to email Pastor Alan at

mark your calendars

25 - Vi Hancock's Birthday Celebration,                         Community Groups Sign-ups & Snow Cones

  1 - Focus on Missions; KSM Kick-off
  2 - Labor Day-Office Closed
  3 - Knollwood Preschool Begins
  4 - Women's Bible Study Begins   Wednesdays at 9:30am
  8 - KSM Middle School Game Night
22 - Communion; Annual Business Meeting &  KSM High School Volleyball &           Cookout
29 - 5th Sunday Potluck; KSM McDonalds & Service Sunday
  5 - Men's Breakfast Bible Study Begins
12 - Women's "Be Encouraged"  Brunch
13 - Focus On Missions
14 - Columbus Day - Office Closed
20 - Communion

FY19 Budget Report
as of August 18, 2019budget

Year To Date Budget = $780,954
Year To Date Income = $741,193
Year To Date Expenses = $756,088
Difference between Income & Expenses =  $-14,895

Contact Executive Pastor  Alan Fischer  ( ) with any finance-related questions.

Did You Know? Knollwood offers convenient, systematic ways to give-- even when you are out of town! Check it out at .

thisweekThis Week at Knollwood

Sunday, August 25 
Community Group Signup & Snow Cones on the Patio
  8:30a  Prayer Time (Murphy Room) 
  9:00a  Summer Adult Bible Study - "Starting Point" (Murphy Room)
             Childcare (Family Center); Rock Solid (FC)  
10:00a  Light Refreshments (Worship Center Foyer)
10:30a  Worship Service; Children thru 6th Grade (Family Center)
11:40a   Vi Hancock's Birthday Celebration, Community Groups Sign-ups &                     Snow Cones

Sunday, September 1  
Canned Food Drive
   8:30a  Prayer Time (Murphy Room) 
  9:00a   Summer Adult Bible Study - "Starting Point" (Murphy Room); 
             Childcare (Family Center) 
10:00a  Light Refreshments (Worship Center Foyer)
10:30a  Worship Service; Children thru 6th Grade (Family Center); 7th-12th                   Grade (Fellowship Center)
11:40a  Guest Meet & Greet (Worship Center Foyer)  


Church office hours are Monday through Thursday, 9am to 4pm in the Fellowship Center. 
To email us, click on the desired name or add first name to if you are unable to access link. 
Mark Petersburg , Senior Pastor
Alan Fischer , Executive Pastor
Chris Mendez, Worship and Discipleship Pastor
Katie Conaway , Next Generation Ministry Director 
Mary Mendez, Children's Ministry Assistant
Sarah Seigle, Children's Ministry Assistant
Kathryn Howell , Bookkeeper
Sherry Baker , Preschool Director

**Knollwood Board of Elders, **

**The Knollwood Prayer Ministry is always available to receive your prayer requests and will join with you in presenting them to God.  Email requests to .**

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