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10 Things Small Group Leaders NEED to KNOW

10 Things Small Group Leaders NEED to KNOW

Randall Neighbour offers ten points to strengthen your small group leadership.
One Simple Idea—Promoting Small Groups in Your Worship Service

One Simple Idea—Promoting Small Groups in Your Worship Service

An easy way to promote small groups in your Sunday service.
6 Goals of An Effective Small Group Ministry

6 Goals of an Effective Small Group Ministry

We will cultivate disciples rather than creating passive spectators.
4 Reasons Why Praying Leaders Have Faster Growing Groups

4 Reasons Why Praying Leaders Have Faster Growing Groups

One of the most significant findings from my research involving over 4,000 small group leaders is that praying leaders have faster growing groups.
3 Trademarks of a Growing, Healthy Friendship

3 Trademarks of a Growing, Healthy Friendship

If I had to summarize Ephesians 4, this is what I would say: The highest joys of friendship grow in the soil of the deepest struggles.
The Cell Church Philosophy

The Cell Church Philosophy

In contrast to traditional churches where believers have a passive and consumer role, cell churches are committed to helping each member become actively involved both the cell and the celebration.
7 Tips for Leading Worship in Small Groups

7 Tips for Leading Worship in Small Groups

The goal of group singing is connection: connection with God and each other.
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The Perfect Leader Doesn’t Exist

Let's stop looking for this ethereal, perfect leader.
The Spirit Creates

The Spirit Creates

There is no one way to do church. There is no one way to do small groups.
Seeing Leadership Potential in Everyone

Seeing Leadership Potential in Everyone

We often look for those who mesh with our personality but pass over those who follow a different drummer.
4 Movements I’m Watching in Small Group Ministry

4 Movements I’m Watching in Small Group Ministry

Currently, I am dedicating my time, talent and treasure to four movements where we are seeing lives transformed and communities reached with the Gospel.
3 Things You Can Do This Week to Connect More People After Easter

3 Things You Can Do This Week to Connect More People After Easter

Just after Easter is a promising time to plug more people into your small group ministry.
7 Trademarks Of An Unhealthy Friendship

7 Trademarks of an Unhealthy Friendship

"I wish I could go back in time and pull words out of the ears of my wife, children and friends, but in that moment, I was blind."
The Single Most Important Thing in Leading a Small Group

The Single Most Important Thing in Leading a Small Group

Joel Comiskey and I recently surveyed over 1,800 small group leaders from around the world to discover what makes small groups grow.
6 Leadership Truths We Can Learn From Legos

6 Leadership Truths We Can Learn From Legos

There’s a special tool for when you make mistakes. I love that Lego assumes you’ll make mistakes.
The Spirit Speaks through the Entire Group

The Spirit Speaks Through the Entire Group

The beauty of small groups is in allowing all the members to practice the use of the gifts of the Spirit.
American Churches: Why Aren't Your Members Personally Reaching Friends for Christ?

American Churches: Why Aren’t Your Members Personally Reaching Friends for Christ?

Do the members of your small group engage in relational evangelism?
12 Things Not to Say in a Small Group

12 Things Not to Say in a Small Group

I’ve seen these statements wreck the community we’re all striving for in our small groups.
4 Tell-Tale Signs Your Small Group System is Broken

4 Tell-Tale Signs Your Small Group System Is Broken

Your system may be broken if your group numbers aren't growing.
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