Small Groups

It’s Impossible to “Form Young People” In Two Hours a Week

2019-04-29T10:15:10-06:00

I recently read through about 80 evaluations from a day of formation offered on discipleship. One of the questions on the participant evaluation asked about specific struggles people had experienced in their discipleship efforts thus far . The most common responses had something to do with the busyness of individuals in the group or lack

It’s Impossible to “Form Young People” In Two Hours a Week2019-04-29T10:15:10-06:00

Large Group or Discipleship Groups?

2019-02-22T06:37:38-06:00

How does a parish youth ministry have time to manage both a large group program and discipleship groups? Utilizing the model of Discipleship Focused Youth Ministry, this is absolutely possible, and I would argue that parish youth ministers who adopt these simple mindsets actually find themselves with less anxiety and less “work.”

Large Group or Discipleship Groups?2019-02-22T06:37:38-06:00

Ten Common Mistakes Discipleship Leaders Make

2019-02-22T08:15:34-06:00

Over the past few years, I have seen several common mistakes, and I thought it would be helpful to share my observations in the hope that others can learn from them as well. Here are the top ten mistakes I am seeing discipleship leaders make as they strive to foster an atmosphere of discipleship in their ministry to others:

Ten Common Mistakes Discipleship Leaders Make2019-02-22T08:15:34-06:00

10 Tips to Consider When Starting a New Discipleship Group

2019-03-02T07:29:12-06:00

When a good leader is just getting started with a new group, there can be some very frustrating moments. Perhaps you have no idea where to begin. Starting a new discipleship group in any situation comes with its struggles. Here are ten tips for you to consider as you begin.

10 Tips to Consider When Starting a New Discipleship Group2019-03-02T07:29:12-06:00