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 […]



Relaxed You

God always wants to give good things to us but our hands are too full with worries, fears, and anxieties to receive the good things of God to us.   Psalm 46:10   1. Release Our Cares Through Prayer 2. Continually Casting Our Cares 3. Commitment versus Surrender



Resilient You

The journey with God has droughts and storms but they are just part and not the end of the journey   Jeremiah 17:7-8   You are a Lighthouse You are a Acacia Tree



New You

Are you ready for something new?   Isaiah 43:19 God is in control, not me One step at a time God uses closed doors to teach us something God is more interested in our relationship with Him



June 2019

Ananias

Small but significant acts of obedience lead to great things.   Acts 9:10   A Disciple A Man of Visions A Man of Excuses and Fear A Man of Obedience A Devout Man



No Superheroes – Jephthah

Worthless people make the best instruments for God’s Will   Judges 11:3



May 2019

From Apathy to Sympathy

John 4:25, 39 (read by Sarah Roberts)   Evangelism is the fruit of relationship that leads to relationship.   Everything starts in relationship and honest conversations! There will always be barriers. It is up to us to overcome them. Embrace people’s questions; don’t only answer the questions. Steering the conversation is better than pushing for […]