Jesus’ Cyber Monday

On a day when most of your emails today are talking about Cyber Monday, save money on shopping and get this special deal; we here at the Small Group Network want to turn your attention today not to saving money, but saving room for your attention to be on people Jesus cares about.  Tomorrow, December… [ Read More ]

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SGN Website – Huddles: New & Improved Pt1

GREAT news! Our new Huddle section on the website is now available for you to use. Watch this video to learn more about how to use it. #SGNet

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SGN Website – Job Board: Expand Your Reach

Do you have any jobs at your church that you need help filling? If so, the Small Group Network can help you. We just ask that you are a member of the Small Group Network and we will do the rest. Watch this to learn more. www.smallgroupnetwork.com

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SGN Website – The Blog: Brand New Feature

Now that the Small Group Network Website has had many new enhancements, we decided to create a few small trainings on each section to ensure everyone is on the same page. Enjoy & Share! www.smallgroupnetwork.com

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Are your small groups “missional”?

Listen to the audio HERE There is a lot of buzz these days around the term “Missional Communities”. What does that mean? How does it work? Are my groups missional? Should they be? Enter Todd Engstrom (Twitter, Facebook, and Blog), the Executive Pastor of Campuses and Communities at The Austin Stone Community Church in Austin, Texas. … [ Read More ]

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Steve’s Tips

With the kids back in school, fall is a great time to reenergize and focus your adult small groups. Why not give them some tips for balancing the biblical purposes?  Fellowship – Find a road map of any state. Not letting the members see which state you have chosen, read the names of obscure towns…. [ Read More ]

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Hot (and successful) experiences for small groups this summer

image via Terry Lane, CreationSwap Some small groups take a break in the summer, others make sure they are on mission, still more groups use the summer to build deeper relationships with one another and those who don’t yet have a friendship with Jesus. No matter what your group is up to this summer you… [ Read More ]

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The Gospel-centered small group leader

image credit: Creation Swap user Josiah Kopp When it comes to talking about the marks of a true follower of Jesus, it’s no surprise that Paul starts out talking about love. Literally, Romans 12:9 says, “Let love be without hypocrisy.” This is significant because the hypocrite has one thing on his mind: What will people… [ Read More ]

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Image Management

Image management. There’s nothing particularly wrong with those two words, but when you put them together and give them to a ministry leader, it is a deadly cocktail. Image management is what we begin to do when our inner world becomes separated from our outer world. If the outward and inward are not integrated, we literally… [ Read More ]

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The impact of social media

How are you using social media in your 2013 small group strategy? Is it even on your radar?  

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