Leading a community group is not always easy, but it's always worth it. That’s why we’ve created this section of our website. Here you will find videos, articles, tools, and information to assist you in your community group leadership. 

Do you want to deepen your group’s intimacy with God? Are you looking for ways to involve your group in service or missions opportunities? Take a look around and see what you find. Check back periodically for new resources.

Latest Discussion Questions

Sermon discussion questions for older sermons can be found in the Discussion Question Archive.

Latest Blog Posts

  • It Starts with Prayer and Coffee

    It Starts with Prayer and Coffee

    What would our groups look like if we decided to focus simply on the things God has asked of us, and leave the rest to Him?

  • Common Myths about Adding to our Group

    Common Myths about Adding to our Group

    Sometimes our tendancy is to want to keep our group just the way it is. Here are 3 common myths about adding new people to a group.

  • Navigating Tough Conversations

    Navigating Tough Conversations

    How should we navigate the tough conversations we know we need to have, but don't necessarily want to have? It might be helpful to think in terms of before, during, and after.

  • How to Help When Trouble Comes

    How to Help When Trouble Comes

    When someone in your group is faced with a crisis, the first thing to do is to show up and show you care.

  • The Importance of Evaluation

    The Importance of Evaluation

    With our 2nd trimester coming to an end, this is a great oppotunity to ask group members how things are going.

  • 4 Ways to Find and Train New Leaders

    4 Ways to Find and Train New Leaders

    Identifying and inviting new leaders to step into leadership is the best way to multiply your group and allow more people to experience community.

  • 3 Elements of Life-Changing Friendships

    3 Elements of Life-Changing Friendships

    Groups can be the place where life-changing friendships are found and formed. Here are 3 essential elements for friendships that have the potential to be life-changing.

  • When Calling is Better than Email

    When Calling is Better than Email

    What we communicate is important. How we communicate matters just as much.

  • How to Really Listen as a Group Leader

    How to Really Listen as a Group Leader

    Learning how to listen well helps build an environment of openness in groups and paves the path for others to speak up.

  • Help with Timing Issues

    Help with Timing Issues

    We can demonstrate a respect for the people in our group by showing respect for their time in a tangible way: by starting and ending on time.

  • 6 Ways to Boost Group Discussions

    6 Ways to Boost Group Discussions

    Struggling with group discussion? Here are some ideas to help boost participation.

  • Welcoming New Group Members

    Welcoming New Group Members

    Joining a community group for the first time can certainly be intimidating. Here are 3 specific ways you can help new guests feel welcome when they show up for the first time.

  • A Blog Just for Group Leaders

    A Blog Just for Group Leaders

    This is a blog just for you, Community Group Leader. Not just this post you’re reading - we’re talking the whole site.