God is just and carries out justice. We learned in last Sunday’s sermon that one of the major themes in the Book of Amos is that God sees and cares about injustice. He cares enough to warn of pending judgment for oppressors and offers bright hope to those being oppressed. Into a world rife with darkness and injustice, Jesus Christ was born. He came to call people out of darkness and into the light of truth. Furthermore, Christians are called to bring this light to those around us who are living in darkness. There is a very practical way to do this below. What a comfort it is to know that even in our dark days, Jesus shines brighter and gives a more sure hope to those weary sufferers who come to him.
Syrian Refugee Ministry
In our last Missions Moment, we highlighted the Syrian Refugee Ministry led by the Otrembas. The Otrembas are Acts 29 church planters in Poland. Damaris is a fourth generation Syrian Christian who has facilitated refugee ministries from her home-base in Poland while also assisting the efforts of her cousin, who remains in Lebanon serving in refugee camps. Damaris’ cousin, her cousin’s wife, and the rest of the Otremba family host English-training workshops for refugees and use the Bible as their reading material. They evangelize very boldly, with many refugees hearing the gospel for the first time. They play a part in planting secret house churches among refugee converts and training pastors in sound teaching. They also work to meet the material needs of new believers who are often ostracized and in great danger because of their conversion.
Refugee Christmas Offering
For the entire month of December, we will be taking up an offering that will go to helping refugees in Syria, one of the most difficult and impoverished places for Christians to flourish. In response to the Lord’s generosity towards us, we want to be generous to others. So please consider giving towards Refugee Christmas this month. You can give at the Sunday morning worship gathering via a designated giving envelope or online by clicking on the button below.
Compassion Fund Offering TOTAL
Women’s Christmas Exchange
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 counselor is 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.
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.
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