I’ve been thinking about the rhythms of connecting people and wanted to share an idea that you might want to consider. With Easter, 2015 just about as early as it can possibly be (April 5th), there is still plenty of spring left before summer and it makes a lot of sense to launch another wave of small groups.
There are three steps to the idea.
As you know, we’re coming into a season (regardless of your hemisphere!) where many people are thinking, at least a little bit, about spiritual things. Regardless of ones religious background, there will be a number of noticeable references to Lent and Easter over the next 40 days.
The weeks leading up to Easter can be a good opportunity to cast vision into existing small groups about opportunities to invite unchurched neighbors, friends, co-workers and family to Easter services. A simple video of your senior pastor speaking directly to group members about the opportunity could be played in every group.
Easter (April 5th) is quite early in 2015. With over two months left before school is out for summer (at least in the United States), there is plenty of…Continue Reading