Whether you are a new small group leader, a leader-in training, or a veteran leader wanting to brush up on skills and best practices, this session will help you to hone your facilitation skills, learn how to respond to challenging small group situations, and explore ways to build your small group into a community which helps people fall in love with Christ, follow as disciples, and help others do the same.
It's not so much that the Church has a mission, as that the mission has a Church. In this session, we explore the essentials of this mission, how to get or stay on mission, and tools/resources for the mission.
Discipleship grows in relationship. Do you know how to meet people where they are and accompany them to the destination of a lived discipleship? This impact session is basic training for how to: person-to-person discipleship.
When we know not just with our heads but with our whole being how much Jesus loves us and the gift he’s given us in the Church, we can’t help but want this for everyone we love. Those we are closest to are often the most difficult people to reach with our faith. This training will equip you for how to meet them where they are and invite them to their next step on the journey to a lived relationship with God and the Church.
If a new person came to your church, would they feel welcomed, engaged, and loved by Christ and your community? This training provides practical tools to help you make your parish a place where every person is seen, known, and loved.
Every disciple has a story of how they have experienced God in their daily life. The world needs your story, and God longs to bless others when you share it. Come learn how to recognize and share the stories of God's loving action in your life.
The great story of God’s plan for His people has been told through the centuries and we, as missionary disciples, need to be able to tell it to others in a simple and genuine way. This session will equip you for sharing the Kerygma (the great story of Christ), and help you tell how the great story of Christ’s love has come alive in your life.
This session will give you practical tools for both listening to understand where someone is in their journey and inviting that person to take the next step closer to Christ and his Church. Author Sherry Weddell calls this form of listening evangelism “the most fun you can have legally.”