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The Dreaded Small Group Question: "Of or With?"

Can we exist somewhere beyond this distinction?

John Wesley on Doubling Groups

"I believe that the success of Wesley was due to his habit of establishing small groups," asserts Josh Hunt.

Couple Fined for Holding Bible Study in Their Home

A California couple is fined $300 for hosting a Bible study the city says violates a municipal code.

What's on Your Mind? Part 1

Rick Warren writes about what we can to do stay mentally fit.

Hiring a Coach is a Great Leadership Choice

Think about the biggest problem you are facing right now; a consultant can help with that.

Recovery Groups are Mainstream

"We all need recovery because we are all sick," says Bill Donahue.

Small Groups Impact Countries

Changing the world happens one small group at a time.

What Are You Sacrificing for the Gospel?

Sometimes, leaders mistakenly confuse busyness or activity as sacrifice.

How to Let Go of the Past (Part 2)

I must give up my grudges and my grief.

Life is All About Timing

Life is all about timing, but whose timing?

Evaluating Your Group Against Acts 2

How "inward" and how "outward" is your group?

Why Churches Wither and Die

When churches find security in anything other than Christ, they die.

Drift Happens

Are you off course, even just a little bit?

How to Let Go of the Past

You'll never be an effective leader if your past gets in the way.

Could This Happen to You One Thursday Night?

Great story that reinforces our need for small groups

Study Explores the Importance of Small Groups

A Baylor University study shows it's not the presence of small groups in a church that matters--it's the commitment level of their members.

Do You Have a Boat Story?

Great story of personal evangelism

Interview with Dr. Bill Donahue (Group Life Genius)

Learn from one of the most influential voices in small group ministry for almost two decades.

Can You Be in a Small Group and Not Know It?

You may have some great small groups already meeting that don't show up on your roster.

Adam Wyatt: How To Be a Biblical Patriot, Not a Christian...

Dr. Adam Wyatt joins the Stetzer ChurchLeaders Podcast to talk about how the Bible supports the idea of loving one’s country–but not nationalism–and how pastors can navigate this volatile topic.

Articles for Small Group Leaders