The Power of the Cross

Date: August 18th, 2019
Speaker: Senior Pastor – Dr. T. Michael Carney
Scripture: 1 Corinthians 1:18-31 [NASB]

Life Lesson: The one thing that every person needs and that every person in the church can proclaim is the power of the cross.
 
I love my church because the power of the cross makes us family.
The cross reminds me:
  • I am being saved.
  • I am right with God.
  • My boast is in Jesus.

Genuine Friendships

Date: August 11th, 2019
Speaker: Senior Pastor – Dr. T. Michael Carney
Scripture: Luke 5:17 – 26 [NASB]

Life Lesson: The one thing that every person needs and that every person in the church can be is a friend.

I love my church because it gives me genuine friends:
How can I be a real friend?
1.  Friend, how can I help you?
2.  Friend, your sins are forgiven.
3.  Friend, the power of the Lord is present here!

Begin with Prayer

Date: August 4th, 2019
Speaker: Senior Pastor – Dr. T. Michael Carney
Scripture: Luke 11:5-13 [NASB]

Life Lesson: The one thing that every person needs and that every person in the church can do is PRAY.

I love my church because it gives me genuine friends who:
1.  Pray with Me
     A.  A Powerful Spiritual Bond
     B.  A Focus on Something Greater than myself
2.  Pray for Me
     A.  Times where I need help
     B.  Times where I need open doors
     C.  Times where I need God’s love
3.  Pray Persistently
     A.  God’s blessing
     B.  God’s protection
     C.  God’s Spirit to remain at work