4 Ways to Overcome Small Group Obstacles this Fall

Fall is the time of year when families begin establishing new routines and schedules. As a new school year gets […]

by John Gilman Sep 5
The Power of Multigenerational Small Groups

The way churches do small groups is about as varied as the number of churches that use the small group […]

by Jennifer Byrd Nov 14
The Importance of Small Groups in your Ministry

Church growth strategies come and go with new trends all the time.  Today’s church culture shows that most churches have […]

by John Gilman Oct 24
Connecting through Common Interests: Debunking Small Group Fears

Over the past 20 years, many churches have transitioned their discipleship approach from Sunday School to small groups. Many people […]

by Meredith Morris Oct 21
How to Grow with Good Group Communication

Running an effective small group ministry is a lot of work.  There are many details that are involved with keeping […]

by John Gilman Sep 14
Getting Your Small Groups Ready for Fall

The small group model in churches has really exploded in recent years and has proven itself to be very effective […]

by John Gilman Aug 31
Building Community with Small Groups

I sat in church next to the same couple for 6 years. I knew their names, hugged their necks, and […]

by Meredith Morris Aug 30
Big Steps for Small Groups

Small Groups. We know they’re important for the health of a church community. More than that, they are a crucial […]

by John Gilman Jun 21
Retaining Students Beyond Graduation

A month or so ago, high schools held graduation ceremonies. Soon, the graduates in your youth group will likely head […]

by John Gilman Jun 15
Including Kids in Small Groups Benefits the Whole Community

Before kids, life was simpler, but it was a lot less fun. After kids, things get crazy. Everything takes more […]

by John Gilman May 31
Don’t Put The Brakes on Summer Groups

It’s tempting to waive the white flag, to throw your hands up in surrender, to the summer slump. Many churches […]

by John Gilman May 2
What Summer Means for Small Groups

When summertime hits, people go places. Beaches, amusement parks, lakes, cabins, vacation homes; you name it, people go there. They […]

by John Gilman Apr 4