Zechariah the Prophet prophesied at the time of Darius of Persia (ca. 520-18 BC), during the same time as the Prophet Haggai, with a preaching ministry that spanned about fifty years (520-470 BC). He became a martyr for His faithful preaching and teaching, and was nobly recognized by the Lord Jesus Christ for His faithful […]Continue Reading →
“You make known to me the path of life; in your presence there is fullness of joy; at your right hand are pleasures forevermore.”- Psalm 16:11
What hope we have as the people of God! We who were by nature wanderers from the fold of God, wanderers from the presence of God, wanderers from the […]Continue Reading →
I write these things to you who believe in the name of the Son of God that you may know that you have eternal life. – ESV 1 John 5:13
As God’s people, we can be grateful that those who truly are believers can never be separated from the love of God in Christ Jesus! […]Continue Reading →
“My little children, I am writing these things to you so that you may not sin. But if anyone does sin, we have an advocate with the Father, Jesus Christ the righteous.”
(ESV 1 John 2:1)
If you are a Christian, you should rejoice that you are free from slavery to sin! You are […]Continue Reading →
Gentleness is having the tone and the touch of Jesus Christ.
When Jesus speaks of himself he’s gentle and lowly in heart. And He calls believers to learn from Him.
Jesus says: “…Learn from me, for I am gentle and lowly in heart, and you will find rest for your souls” (Matt. 11:29; cf. 1 […]Continue Reading →
Preaching is Christ’s voice speaking with power in the church and to the world in salvation or judgment.
As God’s people, we should understand that preaching is a continuation of Christ’s prophetic ministry to the Church. Christ still speaks. On the Day of Pentecost, the exalted, ascended Christ sent forth His Spirit to empower His […]Continue Reading →
Identity. How do we define ourselves (to others, or in our own minds)? How do we think of ourselves before God and other men? Our identity is most important to us all. And we define our identity in different ways.
We are fans of certain ball teams (this can be our identity, e.g. Redskins, […]Continue Reading →
What wondrous grace that the Father has lavished on believers that we should be called the children of God and that is what we are! (1 Jo. 3:1). The Apostle John makes clear that it is an “out of this world” truth that sinners are not only righteous by God through a legal declaration […]Continue Reading →
Dear Beloved of Jesus at KCPC,
The Apostle Paul teaches the church: “Be imitators of me, as I am of Christ” (1 Cor. 11:1), and “Brothers, join in imitating me, and keep your eyes on those who walk according to the example you have in us” (Phil. 3:17; cf. Heb. 12:2).
Our […]Continue Reading →
The LORD said to Cain, “Why are you angry, and why has your face fallen? 7 If you do well, will you not be accepted? And if you do not do well, sin is crouching at the door. Its desire is for you, but you must rule over it.” 8 Cain spoke to Abel his […]Continue Reading →