Monthly Archives: December 2009

Small Group Studies: December 2009

The Purpose of Christmas by Rick Warren GIFT BOOK – Remember the reason for the season and go back in time to the most wonderful story of all – the birth of the baby Jesus. This book is enhanced with … Continue reading

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Resources For You – December 2009

REFERENCE BOOKS… Holman Illustrated Bible Dictionary is designed for those who need information quickly and those who want in-depth treatments on hundreds of topics. This book is packed with hundreds of color photographs, maps, and charts illustrations. Also includes scale … Continue reading

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Soul Searchin: 'Tis the Season

The countdown to Christmas is on. We all want that “It’s a Wonderful Life” Christmas, but the reality often falls short. Christmas can be a time of overwhelming stress and despair. Families are often estranged and if they see each … Continue reading

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Can You Spare a Little Grace?

Teaching Your Small Group Leaders to Care for E.G.R.s by Steve Gladen In the life of any Small Group, there will come a time when the Small Group Leader will have concerns and struggles as to how to handle difficult … Continue reading

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Steve's Tips – December 2009

by Steve Gladen Looking for ways to help your small groups achieve health and balance? Here are a few suggestions that you can pass along to them. FELLOWSHIP – Have members of the group write and mail encouraging notes to … Continue reading

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Leadership Lifter: The Temptations of Leadership

by Rick Warren This is the third and final installment of The Temptations of Leadership. The first temptation we looked at, Pain and Pleasure, measures your maturity. The second temptation, Popularity and Praise, measures your integrity. This temptation, Prosperity and … Continue reading

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The 411 on the PDSGN

WHO: Thousands of Small Group Point People, Lead Pastors, and Lay Pastors responsible for the Small Group Ministry of their church. We are multi-denominational and composed of churches of varying sizes – from less than 100 members in size to … Continue reading

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