October 2019

Gaining and Losing Respect

Respect in relationship comes when each individual focuses on being responsible for how their actions affect the other.   Philippians 2:3   1. Mutual respect is a foundation for any relationship 2. Mutual respect can be damaged and must be repaired but will take time and effort 3. Mutual respect must be sustained by both […]



Listen to Understand

Listening involves more than just lending an ear. It requires intentionality!   Proverbs 18:2



September 2019

Self Awareness

The imperfect nature of humanity is on full display whenever we look inward!   Galatians 6:1-10



Not About Happiness

Many people fall victim to believing marriage is about happiness   Psalm 16:11   1.  An attitude of entitlement 2.  And attitude of exposure



Ups and Down

Quality relationships cannot sustain themselves on butterflies and words of affections alone, there is some meaningful work to be done!   Galatians 6:9-10   1. We are all messed up and we have a baggage 2. No Commitment no longevity! 3. We don’t understand the importance or have the right view of marriage! 4. Every […]



Celebrate His Deeds Among Us

The World parties to forget. The Church parties to remember in celebration to what God has done and will do!   Luke 4:18-19



August 2019

Connecting Through Small Groups

What would actually happen if those of us who are designed to connect actually connected?   Acts 5:27; 42   Connecting happens in a small group of people 1. Small groups of people are formed intentionally 2. Small Groups empower people to serve 3. They create a network of encouragement, accountability and care 4. They […]



How Jesus Connected

Community shows the world God’s love. 1 Corinthians 1:10 (MSG)   1. Jesus came and restored value to people by connecting with people. 2. OUR primary purpose is to connect. 3. The challenge to community is that we are called to like people who are not like us. 4. Jesus demonstrated the connected life through […]



Designed to Connect

God design us to be connected.   1 Thessalonians 5:14-15 (MSG)   1. God is Community. 2. Relationship and community existed before people were created. 3. Relationship and community are rooted in God. 4. God has always desired that people live in community and in authentic relationships. 5. God designed all of us to connect. 6. It […]



July 2019

Rescued You

Waiting can be hard, but don’t miss the journey. The process of waiting is just as important as the end result.   Lamentations 3:26   1. Don’t wait wrong. Wait passionately. 2. Waiting is your time to gather with God. 3. Choose to trust Him in the place you are at. 4.  Be constructive in […]