Expert Advice for Small-Group Facilitators

Why obedience and a caring heart are all you really need
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So if you've got a heart for people, you can facilitate a group and make a difference in someone's life.

Interested in learning more about leading or facilitating a small group? Check out these great training resources from
  • Small-Group Facilitator—Orientation Guide: This guide has been specially designed to provide orientation and basic training for your church's new small-group facilitators and teachers. It's also a great way to help veteran facilitators and teachers review their responsibilities and refresh their understanding.
  • Small-Group Leader—Orientation Guide: This guide is designed to help you equip your church to provide orientation and basic training to new small group leaders, and to help seasoned small group leaders refresh themselves on their responsibilities. You may use it either for a group training session or to give individually to small group leaders.
  • Leading a Great Small-Group Bible Study: This tool will help you learn how to create a climate of growth and community within your Bible study group, including ways to use the group to reach seekers.

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