Ground Rules: Honor and Respect

Date: July 8th, 2018
Speaker: Michael Carney
Scripture: Matthew 7:1-7
Time: 11:00 A.M

Life lesson: Honor and Respect will lead to better relationships and a better life.

  1. Objective Living
  2. Ownership of Issues
  3. Opportunities Open

Ground Rules: Gratitude and Sacrifice

Date: July 1st, 2018
Speaker: Michael Carney
Scripture: Hebrews 13:10-16
Time: 11:00 A.M

Life Lesson: Gratitude flows with the realization that
everything good comes at the expense of someone else

  1. Better Attitudes
  2. Better Actions
  3. Better Results

Ground Rules: Communication

Date: June 24th, 2018
Speaker: Michael Carney
Scripture: Matthew 7:13-21
Time: 11:00 A.M

Life Lesson: Communicate about what matters in life
and you will set up others for success

  1. Right Pathway
  2. Right Relationships
  3. Right Choices

Ground Rules: Commitment to Success

Date: June 17th, 2018
Speaker: Michael Carney
Scripture: Matthew 7:24-29
Time: 11:00 A.M

Life Lesson: My life matters when I have a commitment to the success of those around me.

1. Identify

  • The right foundation
  • The right gifts


2. Invest

  • Intentionally
  • Strategically


3. Release

  • To Stand
  • To Succeed

Ground Rules: Bed Time Prayers

Date: June 10th, 2018
Speaker: Michael Carney
Scripture: Matthew 6:9-13
Time: 11:00 A.M

Life Lesson: I can build a lifelong faith on the foundation of prayer

  1. His Safety and Protection
  2. His Grace and Forgiveness
  3. His Provision and Power

Ground Rules: Grace

Date: June 3rd, 2018
Scripture: Matthew 18:21-35
Time: 11:00 A.M

Life Lesson: We live fully alive when our hearts embrace forgiveness and we treat others as we have been treated by God.

  • Redemption from God
  • Forgiveness in your heart
  • Grace for others

Ground Rules: Capture the Moments

Date: May 27th, 2018
Speaker: Michael Carney
Scripture: 2 Peter 3:3-13
Time: 11:00 A.M

Life Lesson: We capture the best moments in life by remembering what’s important and what’s eternal

  1. Invest – Long Term
  2. Think – Others First
  3. Live – Jesus Focused

Ground Rules: Encouragement

Date: May 20th, 2018
Speaker: Michael Carney
Scripture: Philemon 1:1-11
Time: 11:00 A.M

Life Lesson: Encouragement helps us become our best

  1. When = Daily

Hebrews 3:13 – But encourage one another day after day, as long as it is still called “Today,” so that none of you will be hardened by the deceitfulness of sin.

  1. What = Build Up

1 Thessalonians 5:11 – Therefore encourage one another and build up one another, just as you also are doing.

  1. How = In Love

Philemon 1:7 – Your love has given me great joy and encouragement, because you, brother, have refreshed the hearts of the Lord’s people.

Ground Rules: Joy

Date: May 13th, 2018
Speaker: Michael Carney
Scripture: Proverbs 31:25-27
Time: 11:00 A.M

Life Lesson: Joy is a Choice

A Spirit of Joy fosters:

  1. Faith and Perspective
  2. Wisdom and Teaching
  3. Love and Direction