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Bigger isn't always better

“How big is too big?” I recently led a workshop for a group of pastors and Bible study leaders in which a pastor asked that question about the best size of a Bible study group. 537 more words

Sunday School

The 70/30 Rule

It’s a typical Wednesday night. You have your small group of six students, your Bible, and the Lead Small app cued up.

You are unstoppable. 59 more words

Youth Ministry

Following Jesus.

We live in a world that embraces superficial things, is always looking for whatever is “new and next,” and will ultimately follow things that are only important to them. 953 more words


When "digging in" ain't so great.

Metaphors are funny little beasts.  They can be so helpful in giving concrete expression to abstract ideas.  That’s really what parables are all about, right? 195 more words


Starting a Small Group


Judging from the title, and the fact that you either saw this post or clicked onto it, I would guess that you’re interested in starting a small group or know someone who is considering it. 1,197 more words

Inside Out With Courtnaye

Know Your Enemy -- Ephesians 6:10-11

“Finally, be strong in the Lord and in his mighty power. {11} Put on the full armor of God so that you can take your stand against the devil’s schemes. 384 more words

Small Groups

Community That Mark Zuckerberg Envies

Many of us use Facebook, the social media network, to stay in touch with the people we care about: family members, friends, co-workers, even long-lost friends from high school. 1,670 more words