Monthly Archives: July 2010

You Do Not Want to Miss This!

Community U promises to be the “must attend” small group conference of the year! Hurry and save $99. Register by Monday for St. Louis! Small Group Point Leaders, instead of “bringing the conference back” to your small group leaders, bring … Continue reading

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Steve’s Tips

by Steve Gladen Are your small groups facing a summer slump? Some groups stop meeting in the summer. Some continue meeting, but have sporadic attendance due to summer vacations and planned family events. Why not encourage your groups to continue … Continue reading

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Leadership Lifter – How to Take Wise Risks as a Leader: Recognizing the Results of Fear

by Rick Warren God wants you to live a life of freedom. Not a legalistic life, not a burdened and depressed life, but a life of freedom. Free from repressed guilt. Free from suppressed memories, hurtful memories and resentments, free … Continue reading

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How to add Small Groups to your Sunday School Church

by Steve Gladen Whether you are transitioning away from Sunday School, or merely adding small groups to supplement your Sunday School system, be prepared for resistance. Most people are resistant to change, and in the case of Sunday School and … Continue reading

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Soul Searchin: Something I Could Give My Life To

By Lance Witt I was forty seven years old and, for the first time in twenty five years, I was not a pastor in a local church.  I was in uncharted territory.  The local church was not just a place … Continue reading

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Resources For You – and a Discount!

We are very happy to announce our partnership with Creative Trust who is producing Donald Miller’s Convergence DVD series for small groups. They have agreed to give a ten percent discount for this series to Small Group Network members. This … Continue reading

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Small Group Studies from Saddleback II

This month we will continue our look at some wonderful small group studies from Saddleback Church. All studies can be purchased at God’s Answers to Life’s Difficult Questions How can I … cope with stress? rebound from failure? defeat … Continue reading

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