Small Group Leaders' Handbook: The Next Generation

by Sara Keiper

Other authorsAnn Beyerlein (Editor), Jimmy Long (Collaborator)
Paperback, 1995

Status

Available

Call number

259.23

Collection

Publication

Intervarsity Pr (1995), 202 pages

Description

Now completely rewritten, updated and expanded for a new generation of small group leaders, this IVP classic contains everything you need to know about small groups: starting with a strong biblical and strategic foundation; building in 4 key components--community, nurture, worship and outreach; guiding the group through its life stages; creating good communication; handling conflict in the group; encouraging members to "own" the group; planning group meetings; and developing leadership skills.And besides warm, wise counsel, Small Group Leaders' Handbook includes a resource section that's overflowing with great ideas: ice breakers, application steps, community-building projects, outreach tips and much more!Whether you are starting a new group, working to get a group back on track, or introducing a small group program as part of church or parachurch ministry, here is your ticket to effective foundations, training and practice.… (more)

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Similar to Donahue and Robinson’s work, Long and company provide a general overview of the nature and purpose of small group ministry. Emphasizing a four-fold mission of community, nurture, worship/prayer, and outreach, Small Group Leaders’ Handbook offers insight especially valuable for those
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uninitiated in the philosophy of small group ministry. C
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Language

Original language

English

Physical description

202 p.; 5.5 x 1 inches

ISBN

0830811397 / 9780830811397
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