Missions We Support
Knox supports a variety of local and global ministries with our service, our giving, and our prayers. We are pleased to contribute to Presbytery, Synod, and General Assembly mission efforts. In addition, we support the following:
Union Station Homeless Services – On the first Sunday of every other month, we prepare and deliver sack lunches to this local shelter. We will pack lunches on Sunday, August 3.
Elizabeth House – This ministry provides shelter, resources, and training to homeless pregnant woman in the San Gabriel Valley.
Neighborhood Urban Family Center – This ministry provides educational and enrichment programs for at-risk children, youth and families in Pasadena.
AROUND THE WORLD:
Casa de la Esperanza Orphanage in Tijuana Mexico – We will take several trips each year to visit the Orphanage, prepare a meal and program for the children, and do a variety of small support tasks on the property.
Covenant Children’s Homes – Covenant Children’s Homes is a program of India Christian Ministries, an indigenous organization aimed at bringing the hope of the Gospel to the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. The Covenant Children’s Homes reaches out to children whose parents have passed away or are unable to care for them. These children are placed into homes of five or ten children under the care of a pastor and his wife.
Esther Wakeman, a Presbyterian mission co-worker who serves at Payap University in Chang Mai Thailand.
Jessica and Arturo Aguilar, missionaries with G.O. Ministries in the Dominican Republic. Jessica and Arturo are starting a health clinic that will provide medical services for rural areas in the Dominican Republic.