The Knollwood News
Week of July 14, 2019
Inside This Edition backtotop
  • Budget Report ...more
  • Clothing Bank ...more
  • Contact Us ...more
  • Dates to Remember ...more
  • Mission Focus ...more
  • This Week at KCC ...more
  • VBS Updates ...more
Mission Focus-This Sunday! mission

July's mission focus is our supported mission agency IJM -International Justice Mission. Our guest speaker will be Erin Kattos, a program coordinator for IJM's South Asia team.

9am -  OPEN FORUM- Erin will be sharing about the work of IJM in the Murphy Room. Everyone is welcome!

10:30am  - Erin will share briefly during the main service about IJM's Mission. 

Questions, contact Glenn Keller ( )

ECHO (Ecumenical Community Helping Others) has a critical shortage of children's summer clothing for boys and girls in all sizes from 5 to teens. Knollwood will be accepting donations until July 14 if you have any clothing you would like to contribute. Look for the collection site in the church foyer.
You may also take clothing directly to ECHO at 7205 Old Keene Mill Road. They accept donations weekdays from 9:30am to 12:30pm, and Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday evenings from 7:00 to 9:00pm.
Contact Michelle at or Glenn at with any questions.
VBS Updates VBS
Power Up VBS
Tuesday, July 23 to Friday, July 26th
5:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
A huge thank you to everyone who donated supplies for VBS!  It is a HUGE blessing to us.  Thank you so much for your help! 

VBS Prep Times
Sharpen those scissors!  Grab your glue sticks! We will be getting together two times during the month of July to work on activity prep and decorations for VBS.  

If you would like to join us, it's going to be a great time working together and having fun.  Here are our meeting times:

Friday, July 19
9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
(This is a drop in day - come for as long or as little as you can!)

If you plan to join us, please RSVP to Katie ( so that we can plan out which tasks to tackle which date.  

Thank you for your help!

mark your calendars
14 - Focus on Missions
21 - Communion
23-26 - VBS
28 - VBS Sunday

  4 - Focus on Missions
18 - Communion
25 - Community Groups Sign-ups & Snow Cones

FY19 Budget Report
as of July 7, 2019budget

Year To Date Budget = $679,091
Year To Date Income = $648,502
Year To Date Expenses = $663,031
Difference between Income & Expenses =   $-14,529

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, July 14 
Focus on Missions
  8:30a  Prayer Time (Murphy Room) 
  9:00a  Summer Adult Bible Stud y - "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  Guest Meet & Greet (Worship Center Foyer)
  5:00p  Love & Marriage (Fellowship Center) 

Friday, July 19
10:30a  College Bible Study (Murphy Room)
Sunday, July 21     
Baptism, Communion  
  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  Guest Meet & Greet (Worship Center Foyer) 
  5:00p  Love & Marriage (Fellowship Center)

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 , Children's 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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