Spiritual Gifts and Small Group Life

I believe that small groups are the best place to practice spiritual gifts.

How Small Groups "Discover" Spiritual Gifts

It is in the Body of Christ—in community and at work—that we discern our gifts.


Top 10 signs your apprentice isn't ready.

A Church WITH Small Groups

Through small groups and other mid-size ministries, everyone can experience more in-depth community.


Top 10 things to say if you get caught sleeping during your small group.

Ministering to Children & Youth in a Two-Chop Stick Church

We believe that children and youth are an integral part of the church now—not just in the future.


Top 10 New Years Resolutions your group really needs to make.

Developing Small Group Accountability

Creating a "safe place" where people can truly open up and share at a deep intimate level is an important step in developing real intimacy in small group community.

Resolutions Worth Making … and Keeping

It's easier to keep resolutions when you're in community than if you're going at it alone.

The Freedom that Comes from Vulnerability

Experiencing love from those who know our imperfections is a very powerful thing.

Expose Your Thorn in the Flesh

Being honest about your own shortcomings can be encouraging to those you're leading.

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