I am convinced that one of the most essential skills Christians can develop is to chart their relational networks. This simple exercise enables you to see yourself as God’s partner, messenger and co-worker in what he is doing in the lives of people you know. Try strengthening your spiritual muscles with Network Mapping.
Whether you’ve been together for ten weeks, an entire year or somewhere in between, your small group will eventually have to face its final meeting. Most of us don’t know how to say good-bye well or easily. Here are some ways to plan a good wrap-up to your time together.
“I feel anxious,” my friend confided in me. “I have too much to do. God seems distant and I have a hard time sitting still long enough to pray.” Sound familiar? When our busy lives accelerate our stress levels, it may be time to stop and reflect on some eternal, calming realities.
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