Leading Life-Changing Small Groups is a comprehensive leadership tool for small group leaders and for churches seeking to structure their ministries around small groups.
Like nothing else, small groups have the power to change lives. They're the ideal route to discipleship, a place where the rubber of biblical truth meets the road of human relations.
The unique, ready-reference format of Leading Life-Changing Small Groups gives small group leaders, pastors, church leaders, educators, and counselors a commanding grasp of: · Group formation and values · Meeting preparation and participation · Leadership requirements and responsibilities · Discipleship within the group · The philosophy and structure of small groups · Leadership training . . . and much more. From an individual group to an entire small group ministry, Leading Life-Changing Small Groups gives you the comprehensive guidance you need to cultivate life-changing small groups . . . and growing, fruitful believers
Author Biography: Bill Donahue is the Executive Director of small group ministries for the Willow Creek Association. He previously served on the staff of Willow Creek Community Church, helping to develop and launch the church-wide small group ministry. Coauthor with Russ Robinson of Building a Church of Small Groups and The Seven Deadly Sins of Small Group Ministry, he has edited or contributed to many Willow Creek small group Bible study guides, including the interactions and New Community series. He currently leads a small group and lives in West Dundee, Illinois, with his wife, Gail, and their two children.