Small Group Leaders

Apostle Paul

The Apostle Paul’s Top 21 Leadership Traits

Mike Mack invites leaders to use this list to continue growing in their leadership...or even for accountability purposes.
Shepherds Need to Care for Themselves Too

Shepherds Need to Care for Themselves Too

Overrun by the constant needs of the flock, this shepherd is destined for demise.
Small Group Leader

What Is the Purpose of a Small Group Leader?

A clear purpose drives what the leader does as he or she performs in that role.
3 Ways to Make the Bible Central in Missional Communities

3 Ways to Make the Bible Central in Missional Communities

Invite people to know God as He has revealed Himself through His Word.
7 Words of Encouragement for Small Group Leaders

7 Words of Encouragement for Small Group Leaders

For those small group pastors lacking the gift of encouragement, maybe some of these phrases are phrases you could speak to a small group leader.
Who is at the Center of Your Group?

Who Is at the Center of Your Group?

God’s desire comes true every time his people come together.
Should You Develop Disposable Small Groups?

Should You Develop Disposable Small Groups?

This phenomena of “disposable groups” can be completely avoided, if the right things are in place.
The Two Biggest Challenges in Women's Small Groups

The Two Biggest Challenges in Women’s Small Groups

Alan Danielson: "Satan loves to destroy the unity of women’s small groups, and he does it in primarily two areas."
From Clique to Community

From Clique to Community

Small groups within the church have the tendency to keep themselves from turning “inside out.”
Small Group

The Potential Danger in Your Small Group

Sam Alberry discusses a potential danger inherent in every small group.

You’re Not a Good Leader if You Never Say “I’m Sorry”

There are a myriad of issues in the heart of a leader who never apologizes.
Is God calling you to lead a small group but you don’t feel you have the ability to lead? Moses didn’t believe he was ready to lead either…

Are You Nervous About Being a Small Group Leader?

Why do you think you lack the ability to lead?
What Your Senior Pastor Wishes You Knew About Groups

What Your Senior Pastor Wishes You Knew About Groups

"Any place where groups can intersect with the needs and passions of your senior pastor, you’ll have success."
How to Attract & Engage Millennials with Small Groups

How to Attract & Engage Millennials With Small Groups

Each generation has a different theme or character trait that defines them.
10 Simple Ways to Be Missional on Social Media

10 Simple Ways to Be Missional on Social Media

How to live as a missionary in culture through social media.
7 Deadly Sins of Small Group Ministry

7 Deadly Sins of Small Group Ministry

The consequences almost always affect unconnected people, group leaders and group members.
Should Technology Be Allowed at Small Group Meetings?

Should Technology Be Allowed at Small Group Meetings?

Should you stop your small group members from using their mobile devices during meetings?
What Makes a Great Discussion Question?

What Makes a Great Discussion Question?

8 guidelines to avoid silence when discussion time comes.
How to Have a Kid-Friendly Small Group

How to Have a Kid-Friendly Small Group

There are so many variables when you want a kid-friendly group.
5 Criteria for Making New Year’s Resolutions You Will Actually Keep

5 Criteria for Making New Year’s Resolutions You Will Actually Keep

Because resolutions—even the strongest ones—aren’t going to improve anything if you don’t follow through with them.
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