5 Tips for Becoming a Great Conversationalist

Our main session panels this year feature Steve Gladen (Saddleback), Bill Willits (North Point), Dave Enns (North Coast) & are hosted by Group Talk Podcast’s Carolyn Taketa! Get 30% off now by using code SAVECASH Not everyone is a natural at making conversation. This is an important skill as a small group leader because your […]

We Are All CEOs: 3 Ways to Encourage Your Small Group Leaders

The Power of Encouraging Words We see in Scripture that David was regularly “strengthened by the Lord.” Some translations say, “He encouraged himself in the Lord,” which means to strengthen or prevail (1 Samuel 30:6). And while I believe that God can give us a new spirit of strength in a way that we cannot, […]

Getting To Know You

The earliest model of Small Groups at our young church was centered around three phrases: Know and be known. Love and be loved. Serve and be served. As our church grew, we leaned into that mantra to help people connect with God and with one another. In 15 years, a lot has changed. As culture shifts and technological […]