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Practical tools, tips, and insights for Small Group Leaders.

Life in ministry can be incredibly rewarding and incredibly hard all at the same time. Here’s a few thoughts and ideas to help keep your eyes on Jesus, and keep your heart from drying up.

We’re all on a journey. Here’s a few things I’ve learned along the way.

Recent Blog Posts

How to Use a Study Bible

8 Simple Places to Explore A study Bible is a wealth of information at your fingertips, but it can often seem overwhelming.  Here are eight easy places to explore in order to get the most out of it. 1. Study Notes Look at any page of your study Bible (containing scripture).  Usually, in the margins or

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My Small Group is a Mess!

“As soon as the first person spoke, I knew things were about to go off the rails.” Often times, in the middle of my own small group gathering, I think, “If the Small Group leaders I’ve trained saw my group right now, they’d run me out of town.”   Messy moments Every group has messy

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How to Navigate Discussion (2)

“You want the passengers to enjoy the journey; but you also need to keep hijackers out of the cockpit.” As a Small Group leader, you are like a pilot navigating your passengers to a specific landing place.  You want the passengers to enjoy the journey; but you also need to keep hijackers out of the

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Consider Their Lives

“As a leader in your church, what you do week after week matters – both now and in eternity.” Fake Smiles are Easy Take a minute to consider the lives of the people in your church.  Each week, you see their faces: smiling, talking, listening, serving, studying, and discussing.  But think of the reality of

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