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Running a small group is easier than you think, and if you do it right you'll create a discipleship culture throughout your church.

Key Points:

  • Use the FLEX method to run your group, and you’ll be modeling how to disciple in other environments.
  • Find topics from,,, and
  • Try to make it look so easy that others will begin making disciples in their life.
  • The goal is to discover truth together, one conversation at a time.

Quote This:

Ephesians 4:15 Instead, we will speak the truth in love, growing in every way more and more like Christ, who is the head of his body, the church.

See Also: Discipleship Culture

Talk About It
  1. What is your initial reaction to this topic? What jumped out at you?
  2. What traits have you seen that make a group weird or unwelcoming for newcomers?
  3. Why is it important for a group leader to NOT adopt the role of Bible teacher or expert?
  4. Have you been in a group that felt like a safe place for you to share openly about your life? What made it that way?
  5. What are some topics or series that would be interesting for your group?
  6. Write a personal action step based on this conversation.

This is part of the Small Groups 101 series.