Did you know that a number of factors can throttle your small group ministry? Did you know that there are certain factors that can limit your ministry impact?
A Brief Example
In some ways it’s like what I found out this week from the company that hosts my blog. For several days in a row between 6 and 7 a.m. I kept getting an error message when I tried to log in to the editing dashboard. Concerned, I tried to check the blog itself only to get an error message that essentially said, “You are out of business.”
What was causing it? My blog was being throttled due to too much traffic and too much traffic related issues. If you’ve tried to read it and been blocked…I’m sorry! Hopefully, it will soon have those kinks worked out.
Now Back to Small Group Ministry
What are the factors that might be throttling your small group ministry? Here are a few:
- Someone other than the senior pastor attempting to champion small group ministry. Delegating the champion role to a staff member (even the small group pastor) or key volunteer screams, “This isn’t important.” If you really want to connect beyond the…