Below you’ll find resources to help add strength to small group leaders at The House!
First, what is a Successful Small Group?
Small Groups: Defining Success
A successful small group has…
A. People continue coming.
B. People become friends outside of the group.
C. People stay late instead of rushing out.
D. People invest in each other’s lives.
E. Ministry happens.
People mature as they:
A. Develop new habits and skills and mindsets.
B. Replace bad with good.
C. Grow in personal skills.
D. People grow in intimacy with the Lord.
A. Value is added to people’s lives.
4. Connection to the church (and value for it) grows.
5. Leader grows in:
B. Leadership Skills.
Small Group Fair
Conducting A Great First Meeting
“What Did I Get Myself Into?”
You’re more qualified than you think! This article covers how to:
- Connect your group with one another
- Cultivate your spiritual journey
- Celebrate and cheer on each other…and more!
“What I Learned Through My Small Group”
Learn more about what draws people together in a small group, including:
- I long to belong
- Pain is universal
- I am a beginner when it comes to listening…and more!
“Help! My Small Group Has Been Hijacked!”
Learn how to graciously work with individuals who might challenge your group dynamics, including:
- The Talker
- The Emotional One
- The Leader…and more!
Kingdom Leadership Podcast
The Kingdom Leadership Podcast was developed by Pastor Jamey VanGelder as a “kingdomized” approach to Maslow’s hierarchy as it walks through purifying motives of church, small group and ministry leaders. You’ll be challenged and instructed through each 15-20 minute episode!