Leading Small Group Leaders

Leading Small Group Leaders

When you are leading small group leaders, you face daunting cultural and leadership challenges. More than ever, church leaders need leadership resources and small group resources to enable them to advance the gospel of Jesus in these challenging times. ChurchLeaders.com is dedicated to providing resources and information for every small groups pastor. If you serve on a church staff as a small groups leader or pastor of small groups ministry, you’ll find must-have small group resources and connections to a community of church leaders for greater Kingdom impact worldwide. Those who are leading small group leaders from every denomination find free resources for small group leaders, encouragement, inspiration, teaching tips, and support they are looking for here at ChurchLeaders.com. Join millions of small group pastors and leaders who look to us for resources and encouragement for church leadership. Leading small groups in your church is not only about teaching and relationship building, but it is also about your relationship with Jesus. You will also find inspiration, encouragement, and help to keep your relationship with God strong and vibrant.

Finding The "Right" Small Group Leaders

Identify the best leaders for your small group ministry.

Shaping Shepherds and Sheep: How to Coach Your Small Group Leaders

The acronym MENTOR provides steps to help you guide your small group leaders to spiritual maturity.

A+ Small Group Recruiting

These guidelines will help you recruit for and assign ministry positions more effectively.

10 Things to Think About Before Starting a Small Group Ministry

Whether you're starting a new ministry or retooling your old one, here are some points to consider from Steve Gladen.

7 Most Common Dilemmas of Small Group Pastors

Mark Howell provides insight and direction to solve some of your biggest problems.

Top 5 Mistakes Made by Small Groups

You are not really a small group member. You are a minister with a ministry and a mission.

Finding New Leaders

Leadership deficits are a tension to be managed, not a problem to be solved.

Don't Answer That Question

The goal of the leader is not to answer all the questions; it's to lead people to the best ones.

Small Group Leaders: What to Do When You Mess Up

It wasn’t that long ago a small group leader in our ministry called me to talk about a big mistake he had made.

What Every Small Group Pastor Should Do for Every Small Group Leader

Mark Howell brings a powerful statement to light that will impact the growth and health of every small group.

5 Small Group Questions for Guest Services

Information booth volunteers need to know the answers to these key questions.

A Leader Readiness Checklist

How do you know when a new small group leader is ready? Use this checklist to find out.

Infrastructure: The Foundation of Your Small Group Ministry

Steve Gladen helps you begin to develop the supporting structure for your church's small group ministry.

How to Develop Your New Small Group Leaders

Steve Gladen explains the process through which his church takes their new group leadership.

You Probably Wouldn’t Like My Small Group

A tongue-in-cheek look at authenticity

Coaching Life-Changing Leaders

How to be an effective small group coach.

The "Elevator Pitch" in Small Group Ministry

How quickly can you describe the vision and calling of your small group ministry?

Discipleship and Leadership Development

Same process, different focus.

Finding Courage in A Small Group

Sometimes we all need a little "Godly nudge."

Leadership Strength: the Four Domains

Thoughts on the "Strengths movement" made popular by Marcus Buckingham.
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