I always love taking a look at our top articles at the end of each year. This list gives a snapshot of some of the biggest trends and topics in small-group ministry over the last 12 months. In 2016, practical tips for small-group meetings top the list. Also included: emotional health and singleness. Read them all, and get an idea of what was hot in 2016. They’re sure to give you some great ideas as you head into the new year.
We’ve also made a list of our top 10 resources of the year. Check it out!
This simple small-group format teaches disciples to obey God
No well-intentioned leader would set out to lead this way, but it happens all the time.
3. Singled Out
Six ways churches can embrace singles
Prayer methods that can help anyone pray out loud with ease.
Four easy things any leader can do to facilitate growth-focused discussions
Andrew S. Mason
Figure out what you need and recruit the right people.
How learning about emotional health transformed our church
Create an environment for life change with these simple tips.
Dr. Bill Donahue
Are singles welcome in your ministry?
Joy Beth Smith
Kick off your small group by focusing on three keys.
—Amy Jackson is managing editor of SmallGroups.com.