Samuel Andres - November 13, 2022

Taking Care to Build it Right

1 Corinthians 3:9–17 | I. Take care to build right 1Cor 3:9-10 | II. Take care to build on the right foundation. 1 Cor 3:11 | III. Take care to build with the right materials. 1 Cor 3:12-15 | IV. Take care to build toward the right end, 1 Cor 3:16-17 | “Missions is not the ultimate goal of the Church. Worship is. Missions exists because worship doesn’t. Worship is ultimate, not missions, because God is ultimate, not man. When this age is over, and the countless millions of the redeemed fall on their faces before the throne of God, missions will be no more. It is a temporary necessity. But worship abides forever. Worship, therefore, is the fuel and goal of missions.” -John Piper, Let the Nations Be Glad

 

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KCC church events

Kid's Corner

KCC SUNDAY WORSHIP GATHERING IS MOVING
December 4th @ 2nd St. Building | 10:00AM

A little over two years ago, we started meeting at the YMCA during the early day of COVID. In our 9 years as a church, we have met at 5 locations (The Compass, Defiance College Campus, Stroede Center, Independence Dam, and the YMCA). We’re excited to announce that we now have a 6th location. And hopefully we will stay at this location a bit longer. Our currently tenure at any location is 3 years. We hope to crush that record.

So mark your calendars to join us on December 4th at our 2nd Street location (1945 E. 2nd St.). We’ll have more details to follow. Also, we will be moving out of the YMCA right after the worship gathering on November 27th. So if you can stay and help, we can get our stuff moved out of the YMCA and into the 2nd Street building in a short amount of time.

Kid's Corner

PHOTOS FOR KCC CHURCH MEMBER DIRECTORY
Every Sunday In November @ YMCA

We are updating our KCC Covenant Member Directory. Please take time to get your picture taken after the worship gatherings during the month of November. Garrett will have a photo station set up in the YMCA lobby.

KCC BUILDING PROJECT

Kid's Corner

BUILDING WORK DAY
November 19th and December 3rd @ Florence Ave. | 9:00AM – Noon

Since we will be moving to the 2nd Street location in a few weeks, we want to prep a few things beforehand. So we’re hosting some work days, specifically on the Florence building. If you are able and willing to help, please let us know or just show up.

Kid's Corner

KCC BUILDING RENOVATION UPDATES
2nd St. and Florence Ave. Locations

As we continue to work on the building renovations, we’ll try to keep you updated through the LOOP. We try to post pictures or other updates as needed so that we can all see the progress as well as the work that still needs to be completed. Here is a glimpse of our men’s small groups meeting in the midst of taking down the ceiling tiles at our last Equipping Classes meeting for the year.

Community Events and needs

Kid's Corner

LIFEWISE ACADEMY
Bus Drivers Needed

Lifewise Academies are in need of trained bus drivers to assist with the transportation of students to and from participating schools and local Lifewise class locations. If you or someone you know would are interested in serving in this capacity, please contact the Lifewise Program Director for Defiance City.

Kid's Corner

YFC WEEKEND CAMP “BREAKAWAY”
Sponsorship Need

YFC is holding their annual weekend middle school camp on November 18th-19th. The gospel will be furthered in the lives of middle school students, many of whom are unchurched. They still have some fairly significant student sponsorship needs.

Sponsorship needs:
$110 – full student sponsorship
$55 – half-sponsorship is also an option
Post “Breakaway Camp Sponsorship” in the memo.

Kid’s Corner

NEW CITY CATECHISM: Question 46

QUESTION: What is the Lord’s Supper?

ANSWER*: Christ commanded all Christians to eat bread and to drink from the cup in thankful remembrance of him and his death. The Lord’s Supper is a celebration of the presence of God in our midst; bringing us into communion with God and with one another; feeding and nourishing our souls. It also anticipates the day when we will eat and drink with Christ in his Father’s kingdom.

*Children’s answer is the bold text

OLD STORY NEW FAMILY DEVOTIONAL: 69

WEEKLY FIGHTER VERSE: Romans 3:23-24

For all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God, and are justified by his grace as a gift, through the redemption that is in Christ Jesus.

NEXT SUNDAY’S SERMON TEXT: 1 Cor 3:18-4:7

WE WOULD LOVE TO PRAY FOR YOU

We would love to pray for you! Some people think that only major crises of life are worth praying for, but the truth is that everyone needs prayer for something. James 4:2 says that we do not have because we do not ask, and when we do we often have false or impure motives. So the first step is to ask. So please come and let us pray for you in person at our Sunday worship gathering. Or, if you would like prayer now, just click the button below and fill out the form and we will pray for you.

BIBLICAL COUNSELING at KCC

Life is full of things to be discouraged about, and it can be overwhelming. We believe that Jesus offers real help, hope, and healing in the difficulties of life. We believe that the power of God’s Word and Spirit offers hope of life change from the inside out. So we offer biblical counseling to those needing the comfort and wisdom of Scripture. While we believe God can work through various methods of counseling, our lead counselors are certified through the Association of Certified Biblical Counselors (ACBC). We also have pastors and other counselors who have received training from Faith Biblical Counseling, and are able and willing to counsel according to the Scriptures.

If you would like to explore meeting with one of our counselors, please fill out the contact form by clicking on the button below and we will try to match you with someone.

GIVING

We understand skepticism about online giving, which is why we have an Online Giving Frequently Asked Questions page on our website that explains how it works. Here are a few ways to give :
  1. Give online by clicking on the “GIVE ONLINE” button which takes you to our secure transaction site.
  2. Text (888) 554-8664 to receive a link for you to give.
  3. Send your check or money order by mail, made out to King’s Cross Church, to the King’s Cross Church, 521 W. 2nd St., Defiance, OH 43512.
  4. Drop in giving box on Sundays at the YMCA.

COMPASSION FUND

We know that with many businesses and services being shut down, people are losing jobs and struggling to pay their bills. If you are in need of help, we would like to know. We have a Compassion Fund for this reason. Fill out the film below as best you can and we will follow up with you.

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STAY CONNECTED

You can stay connected with all that is going on in the life of King’s Cross by signing up to receive KCC text alerts or the KCC LOOP email:
  1. KCC Info – Text “@kccin” to the number 81010 to receive KCC text alerts and updates
  2. KCC LOOP – Click HERE to sign up for our weekly email