We are just stuck! We’ve been at this level for over 2 years (or 5 years). We can’t seem to break out of this rut. We add 10 new groups and lose 12. We finally recruit enough coaches to care for new leaders only to have them drop out after one semester. Our small group ministry is just stuck!
“Our small group ministry is stuck” is one of the most common concerns I hear from small group pastors and senior pastors about small group ministry. “How can we get unstuck?” is definitely one of the most common questions.
There are a number of moves you can make that will help get your small group ministry get unstuck. None of these moves are painless or easy, but all of them will pay off. The movement they bring will be worth the pain.
5 moves that will help your small group ministry get unstuck:
- Evaluate the suitability of your current system or strategy. Although it is true that there are no problem-free solutions (systems, models or strategies), underestimating the problems that come with the system you’ve chosen is often the root of the issue. See also, Continue Reading