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Winning Aicha’s Heart – A Mercy Ships Story

by Suzy Lindeke

Aicha was burned in a house fire. Her right ear was missing.Without proper wound treatment, the burned skin contracted, severely restricting her arm movement. A free surgery on-board the Africa Mercy solved the physical problem, but her glassy eyes remained round and wary. Her little body had endured a lot in its four years, including […]

New Hope Health Center – John Knox Mission Partner

by Marianne Lee

Millions of Americans are without access to medical services. New Hope Health Center is a clinic in Tukwila offering medical care to those without. New Hope relies on gifts and donations. It helps an increasing number of local people receive dental care (through a partnership with Medical Teams International), prescriptions (through a voucher program at […]

“Open the Door to Hospitality House…”

by Marianne Lee

Hospitality House, a shelter established in 2000 for homeless women, is supported by a broad group of local churches, including John Knox, and a strong caring community!  It is a 90-day program which provides shelter for up to nine women at a time.  It is unique in South King County preparing residents to move into affordable transitional or permanent housing of their […]

Deacons – A Ministry of Compassion

by Suzy Lindeke

Your JKPC Deacons fulfill a ministry of compassion and service to those in need. Do you know what your Deacons do in this important ministry? We have several active teams that address a wide variety of needs. Assistance is provided in the following ways.. Home Help Team coordinates hot meals to families recovering from hospitalization […]