Sunday at Wesley-Knox
We gather on Sunday mornings throughout the year at 10:30 am. Our overall worship style is celebratory, and while there is a set order of service, there’s lots of room for innovation! Additional services are offered during Advent and Holy Week.
Some Questions and Answers about Services at Wesley-Knox
Q. How do people dress for Sunday service ?
A. Most people dress as they would when visiting a friend. Some like to wear their “Sunday best”. Some like to come casual. It’s every person’s choice!
Q. What music is used during Sunday service?
A. Wesley-Knox is well-known for the quality of its worship and for its music. Music is eclectic. In services, you may hear classical, gospel, African, contemporary music and more. Most services are led by our 30-voice senior choir and a magnificent three-manual pipe organ, sometimes accompanied by trumpet or timpani. Additional music is often provided by the primary, junior, youth or handbell choirs. Hymns are selected from the United Church's Voices United hymnbook.
Q. What does Wesley-Knox have for children?
A. Children three and under are cared for in a supervised nursery. Children 4–11 attend the first part of Sunday service. After children’s time with Rev. Tracy, they leave for Sunday School. During summer months, an open Sunday School (all ages together) is provided. Young people 13 and over meet in the Library for YouthQuest.
Q. What happens after Sunday service?
A. Many gather in the Centennial Parlour to meet friends and have a cup of Fair Trade coffee, tea or juice. It’s a great time to get to know one another!
Q. Do you have parking?
A, The parking lot on the east side of the church accommodates only about 20 cars, but there is lots of on-street parking. On Sunday, many of our regulars park on the street to leave church parking lot places for those who really need them.
Q. Is Wesley-Knox handicap accessible?
A. Yes. Our sanctuary is on the same level as the east side entrance. This entrance is completely wheelchair accessible. An elevator is available to take people to other levels of the church.
Q. We’ve heard you offer a bus service.
A. We do! About twenty seniors take advantage of this service. There is no charge, but donations towards its maintenance are most appreciated. For more information, contact the church office at the telephone number or e-mail address below.
Q. Where can I find answers to questions not answered here?