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Consider these resources, which are available to assist you in small group ministry. To view the individual websites, simply click on each section's hyperlinked title.

InterVarsity Press (IVP) Connect

IVP Connect is a line of resources from InterVarsity Press designed to help you and your small group create a healthy community. Whether you're starting a new group or have been a member of a small group for decades, you'll find hundreds of Bible study guides, Bible study resources and curriculum kits to help your group grow in Christ together.

 

LifeTogether 

Lifetogether strives to be the premier provider of small group curriculum, small group video training and other video resources, articles for leaders of small groups and small group ministry leaders, in addition to partnering with churches around the country to help them reach their community through community by helping them to assess and improve their small group ministry. 

There are a number of ways that they partner with churches, including weekly small group ministry coaching calls, on site small group ministry assessments, serving as small group staff at local churches, and producing custom DVD small group curriculum for local churches.

 

LifeWay Christian Resources (formerly Serendipity House)

LifeWay Christian Resources, based in Nashville, Tennessee, is one of the largest providers of Christian resources in the world. 

For small group ministry, LifeWay provides cutting-edge training for effective relational small groups through live seminars, consultation, training resources and the Internet; combines effective relational small-group dynamics with curriculum (in print and digital form) connecting people wherever they may be in their spiritual journey; and collaborates with other small-group entities to create "safe place" communities (small groups) where people can experience life change through a relationship with Jesus Christ.

SmallGroup.com

 

Smallgroup.com from LifeWay Christian Resources is an online tool allowing church leaders or individual group leaders to build custom Bible studies. At smallgroup.com, you can have a personal account with access to a massive library of Bible study content. Every study is biblically based and completely customizable by you. Furthermore, a church leader can add every single one of their group leaders to their account for no extra cost so they can create studies themselves for their groups.


SmallGroups.com

SmallGroups.com is a ministry of Leadership Journal and Christianity Today International. They are non-profit and interdenominational. Their goal is to serve the church by changing the leaders who change the world. They provide everything you need to start your small group ministry, train your leaders, lead your small group, connect your groups 24/7 and organize your ministry.

 

The Small Group Show

The Small Group Show is a free resource distributed to small group leaders, pastors and champions across the country. Hosted by Steve Gladen, current  Pastor of Small Group Community at Saddleback Church, and Brett Eastman, from Lifetogether. They interview some of the most influential, and interesting men and women in the small group movement today in a talk show format to help encourage, equip and inform local Small Group Champions (Pastors, Point Leaders, Staff and Volunteers) whether paid or unpaid looking to both start and sustain healthy small groups in their church.

Each show will include elements of the following 6 components: TRAINING from an experienced small group pastor or director on some relevant topic for small group ministry leaders, TOOLS that will help you and your group leaders, including new small group curriculum, video training, and books, TESTIMONIES that will both inspire and motivate you for the long haul, TRENDS that are happening in the church and in particular those that impact the small group community, TOGETHER events, conferences and activities that are coming up online and around the country, TIPS on the latest and greatest ideas and strategies to building a healthy small group ministry.

Recent Shows:

Touch Outreach Ministries

TOUCH Outreach Ministries provide consulting, training, and resources, training for those who wish to plant a church of groups (not with groups) or transition away from programs and building-centered activities toward group-based ministry. They offer training for members, leaders, and pastors. They also consult with hundreds of churches in a given year via email and telephone and would be happy to help you as well.


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