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 […]



September 2018

Process

Our aim is to become a healthy church and small groups are a part of the process that will make us healthier and stronger.   Hebrews 10:23-25



August 2018

Cultivate

Matthew 9:35-38 Recognize Desire Take Action



Change

Meeting God together and building relationships   Philippians 1:25   Small Groups… Challenge Us to be More Like Jesus. (Heb. 10:24-25) Meet Practical Needs. (Acts 2:42-47) Carry Us Emotionally. (Gal. 6:2) Reveal Our Gifts and Talents. (1 Thess. 5:14) Open Our Eyes to the Needs of Others. (Ecc. 4:9-12; 1 Cor. 12:27) Empower Our Relationship […]



Connect

No man, woman, child, or teenager is an island. We need each other in order to become fully mature believers who are capable of fulfilling God’s purpose for our lives.   Acts 2:42-47 Scripture is clear. As believers, we need each other Community is a foundational part of God’s design for humans and it shouldn’t […]



Knitted together in love

Colossians 2:2   A church that is knitted together by connecting, changing and cultivating is UNBREAKABLE. Connecting with one another allows the heart to be encouraged Personal transforming should happen as a result of being in community Our hearts are stirring up to serve one another and our community