Small Group Leader Resources

Unstoppable: Acts 1-8

Here are the Bible Discussion Notes for our series in Acts, where we see that the message we believe and hold out to the people of the Illawarra is unstoppable, because it’s God’s message and mission.

Zoom Advice

As we move to online Small Groups, here’s info on how to setup zoom (pass this onto anyone in your group who’s never done zoom meetings before) and good ways to lead a zoom small group.

Other Resources

The Swedish Method: if you ever want to use this approach to Bible Reading in your Small Group, here is info about it, and here is a printout of the 5 icons.

Recommended Commentary: If you want to read a commentary, to complement the Bible Discussion Notes for this series, get The Message of Acts by John Stott in The Bible Speaks Today series for a good all-rounder, or The Acts of the Apostles by David Peterson in the Pillar NT Commentary series if you want a bigger solid read.

Growing as a Small Group Leader

You can always become better at shaping your group – and if growing as a leader causes people to know God better and love each other more, that’s effort well spent! Here’s practical ways to Crawl, Walk and Run as a Small Group Leader. We also want to help others get ready to lead a Small Group so it’s a natural next step instead of an enormous leap. So you’ll find steps a Future Leader can take too.

Getting Started as a Small Group Leader

Salt’s Maturity Team wrote a guide to help you as you lead your group. It’s full of useful tips and ideas, whether you’ve led groups many times before or are just Getting Started as a Small Group Leader.

Infographic: Small Groups at Salt Church

Small Groups are a little different at every church. Here’s how they work at Salt Church.

Infographic: Qualities of a Small Group Leader

Leading a Small Group is a privilege. God will work in and through you to change people’s lives! What kind of leader does God want you to be as you join in His work? Here are some crucial Qualities to keep growing in.

Infographic: Expectations of a Small Group Leader

As you lead there’s probably lots of things you’re expecting of yourself or things you think others expect of you. That can lead to uncertainty, so to clear it up here’s the Expectations of Small Group Leaders at Salt Church.

Caring for People in your Small Group

In our groups we want to love each other like God loves us and there’ll be times people need specific help or care. These moments give great opportunities for your group to show practical love for each other. However, if a situation arises where your group is not able to sufficiently care for someone, get in touch with the care team at www.saltchurch.info/care. They’d love to help come up with a solution.

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