Group Leaders Resources

Anyone can be a good group leader.  Group leaders don't have all the answers, they are good hosts who facilitate conversation, are hungry to keep learning, and want to help others follow Jesus better. We want to help you become a good group leader.  Here are a few resources that can help. 

 
  Universal Questions   Here are six universal discussion questions you can use to help conversation flow.

Universal Questions

Here are six universal discussion questions you can use to help conversation flow.

  Better Discussions   There are simple things you can do to facilitate better discussion.

Better Discussions

There are simple things you can do to facilitate better discussion.

 
  Trouble Shooting   Don't throw in the towel! If you hit a bump here's a guide that can help.

Trouble Shooting

Don't throw in the towel! If you hit a bump here's a guide that can help.

  Icebreakers   Break the ice and get the fun started. Every group can use some good icebreakers.

Icebreakers

Break the ice and get the fun started. Every group can use some good icebreakers.

 
  Childcare   Use this  online form  to submit childcare reimbursements.

Childcare

Use this online form to submit childcare reimbursements.

 
  Groups Survey   Use this survey to help us assess the health of your group. We want all groups to thrive.

Groups Survey

Use this survey to help us assess the health of your group. We want all groups to thrive.

 
  3 Circles Training   Life change. It all begins with a conversation. The gospel of Jesus is the most profound reality of life. But sharing it with someone can be as simple as three circles. We want to help equip you for a conversation that could be life-changing. Check out this resource for yourself.

3 Circles Training

Life change. It all begins with a conversation. The gospel of Jesus is the most profound reality of life. But sharing it with someone can be as simple as three circles. We want to help equip you for a conversation that could be life-changing. Check out this resource for yourself.

 
  How the Bible Brings Spiritual Growth   If the Bible is something more than just a book, then those who will engage, study, and mediate on the Bible will find themselves growing spiritually. When believers are willing to place their lives on a collision course with God’s Word, then transformation will occur. The Bible is essential to our spiritual transformation, check out this article to see how you can grow in your relationship with Jesus through the Word.

How the Bible Brings Spiritual Growth

If the Bible is something more than just a book, then those who will engage, study, and mediate on the Bible will find themselves growing spiritually. When believers are willing to place their lives on a collision course with God’s Word, then transformation will occur. The Bible is essential to our spiritual transformation, check out this article to see how you can grow in your relationship with Jesus through the Word.

  Prayer Requests   Print this form to help you take prayer requests weekly.

Prayer Requests

Print this form to help you take prayer requests weekly.

 
  Generosity Journey   We want you to keep growing in your faith and generosity toward God can be a major catalyst for that. Generosity is like a journey and a person moves closer to God with each step. We have seen many people grow with God as they progress on this journey. The image below presents the most common steps people take on their generosity journey.

Generosity Journey

We want you to keep growing in your faith and generosity toward God can be a major catalyst for that. Generosity is like a journey and a person moves closer to God with each step. We have seen many people grow with God as they progress on this journey. The image below presents the most common steps people take on their generosity journey.

  Baptism   This resource will help equip you to understand baptism fully and be able to share it with someone over coffee. You don’t need to know everything, but this will help to navigate this exciting step in someone’s life.

Baptism

This resource will help equip you to understand baptism fully and be able to share it with someone over coffee. You don’t need to know everything, but this will help to navigate this exciting step in someone’s life.

 
  Small Group Covenant   Small group challenges often arise when expectations aren’t clearly established from the get-go, or when a healthy group cruises on auto-pilot, and bad habits creep in. Many issues can be averted by establishing a group covenant. A covenant is an agreement expressing group practices, expected behavior, and shared values. When group members sign their “Jane Hancock” on the document, it validates mutual agreement and responsibility for a positive community experience. A covenant also helps to avoid unmet expectations and misunderstandings.

Small Group Covenant

Small group challenges often arise when expectations aren’t clearly established from the get-go, or when a healthy group cruises on auto-pilot, and bad habits creep in. Many issues can be averted by establishing a group covenant. A covenant is an agreement expressing group practices, expected behavior, and shared values. When group members sign their “Jane Hancock” on the document, it validates mutual agreement and responsibility for a positive community experience. A covenant also helps to avoid unmet expectations and misunderstandings.