Intended for pastors and small-group leaders, this hands-on guide takes you from conception to implementation of a small-group ministry. Highly practical and filled with real-life examples, Connecting in Communities shows you how to have an impact on your church and community through small-group minsitry. The author inspires average believers with a vision to see their neighborhood or workplace as a mission field where God has uniquely placed them.
Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 192 Vendor: NavPress Publication Date: 2011
Dimensions: 8.25 X 5.5 (inches) ISBN: 1615216855 ISBN-13: 9781615216857 Availability: In Stock
Nothing builds relationships like small groups! Its hard to argue the importance of being in a small group. In a friendly, intimate setting, group members study the Bible together and discuss the issues and challenges of life. They pray, care for one another, and are missed if they dont show up. Friendships are made.
Author Eddie Mosley is convinced that small groups are crucial to bringing about sustained life change. In this hands-on guide, he takes you from conception to implementation of a small-group ministry, sharing basic principles and processes that have been proven to make a difference in lives and communities. Whether you are considering starting a small-group ministry or already have one in place, you will discover various practices and processes that you can adapt to fit your needs.
Connecting in Communities will help you:
Determine what questions need to be answered before you start a small-group ministry
Map out a plan using your churchs perspective of discipleship
Organize and maintain a small-group ministry
Prepare and schedule leadership training
Periodically assess your ministrys goals and progress
A great resource for pastors and small-group leaders, this book has everything you need for getting people connected and experiencing life together.
Eddie Mosley is Executive Director of GroupLife at LifePoint Church, a multi-site campus in Smyrna, TN. He brings an infectious enthusiasm for people to experience life-change as he guides the direction and strategy for Small Groups. Eddie consults and speaks to churches and at conferences including LifeWay and Saddleback events. His passion is to help pastors and staff develop a strategy to implement Small Groups in local churches. Eddie has written articles for SmallGroups.com and Lifeway Church Resources. He also serves as Area Point Leader for the Purpose Driven Small Group Network.