Welcome home, children of God!

Mission Statement

The mission of John Knox Presbyterian Church is to grow in Christ, be inspired to spread his Word, share his love throughout the community, and experience joy on the way.



The Presbytery also has additional resources that will be used in partnership with local congregations to support rebuilding and healing efforts in the coming months and years.  To further support this work and for periodic updates, please check out the Presbytery web page by clicking here.


Among others responding to the wildfire needs are:

Santiam Canyon Wildfire Relief Fund Online at Mail to: Santiam SIT of Santiam Hospital 1401 North 10th Ave Stayton, Oregon

American Red Cross

United Way of the Mid-Willamette Valley

For State of Oregon Disaster Unemployment Assistance information click here

Covid-19 Resources

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Oregon Health Authority Safe + Strong website provides updates, resources and information in multiple languages. With the right information, we can get through this — together.

Safe + Strong Helpline: 1-800-923-HELP (4357) 

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Keizer Community Food Bank 
information here
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For locations of grab and go meals for children 18 years and under click here

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Marion Polk Food Share information here
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State of Oregon resources here
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For help with housing or shelter call 211 or  visit


“The test of our progress is not whether we add to the abundance of those who have much. It is whether we provide for those who have too little.”

From President Franklin Roosevelt’s second inaugural address: