Leading Life-changing Small Groups

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Harper Collins, 2002 - Religion - 195 pages
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The best-selling small group guidebook---over 100,000 sold. NOW UPDATED. Like nothing else, small groups have the power to change lives. They're the ideal route to discipleship---a place where the rubber of biblical truth meets the road of human relationships. For six years Bill Donahue provided training and resources for small group leaders so that Willow Creek could build a church of small groups. Now he is committed to creating tools that will help church leaders pursue the same goal---to provide a place in community for everyone in their congregation. In Leading Life-Changing Small Groups, Donahue and his team share in depth the practical insights that have made Willow Creek's small group ministry so effective. The Comprehensive, Ready-Reference Guide for Small Group Leaders The unique, ready-reference format of this book gives small group leaders, pastors, church leaders, educators, and counselors a commanding grasp of: -Group formation and values -Leadership requirements and responsibilities -The philosophy and structure of small groups -Meeting preparation and participation -Discipleship within the group -Leadership training . . . and much more From an individual group to an entire small group ministry, Leading Life-Changing Small Groups gives you the comprehensive guidance you need to cultivate life-changing small groups . . . and growing, fruitful followers of Christ.

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User Review  - Armando - Christianbook.com

I recommend this book to all small group leaders. The content is very detailed and covers various aspects of small group life. It gives you great and practical insight from starting a small group to multiplying a small groups. Read full review

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User Review  - Pete Patterson - Christianbook.com

Have used it for years. I buy one for every small group leader in our church. Read full review


Small Group
Section 2Structure
Small Group
Section 2Leadership Responsibilities
Section 4Resources
Section 2Resources
Section 4Meeting FollowUp
Section 2Providing Care
Section 2Birthing
Starting Small
Section 2Phasing In the Small Group Ministry
Section 4Evaluating Your Churchs Small Group

Section 2Group Dynamics
Section 3Skills

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Dr. Bill Donahue is the author of the bestselling Leading Life-Changing Small Groups, Building a Life-Changing Small Groups Ministy (with Russ Robinson), Coaching Life-Changing Leaders (with Greg Bowman), and the Equipping Life-Changing Small Groups DVD. SPANISH BIO: Bill Donahue es director del ministerio de grupos pequenos de Willow Creek Association. Previamente se desempeno como miembro del personal de Willow Creek Community Church colaborando en la planificacion e implementacion del ministerio mundial de grupos pequenos. Reside en West Dundee, Illinois, con su esposa Gail y sus dos hijos.

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