The Importance of A Group Agreement
Connection Group Guidelines
We Agree To The Following Values...
Clear Purpose To grow healthy, spiritual lives by building a healthy small group community
Group Attendance To give priority to the group meeting (call if I am absent or late)
Safe Environment To create a safe place where people can be heard and feel loved (no quick answers, snap judgments, or simple fixes)
Be Confidential To keep anything that is shared strictly confidential and within the group.
Conflict Resolution To avoid gossip and to immediately resolve any concerns by following the principles of Matthew 18:15-17 which begins with going directly to the person with whom you have an issue.
Spiritual Health To give group members permission to live a healthy, balanced spiritual life that is pleasing to God.
Welcome Newcomers To invite our friends who might benefit from this study and warmly welcome newcomers
Building Relationships To get to know the other members of the group and pray for them regularly.
We agree to the following items:
When we will meet (day of week) _________________.
Where we will meet (place)_________________ .
We will begin at (time) _________________ and end at ________________________.
We will do our best (some or all) to attend the following service together:
o Sat 5pm o Sun 9am o Sun 11am
Review date of this agreement _.