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3 Tips to Develop Groups Rooted in Christ

The uniqueness of the Christian small group is found when we gather in Jesus’ name. We must not gather for the sake of the church’s programming success or our own reputations. Here are three ways to keep our groups rooted in Christ.

Five for Friday

Five for Friday: August 22, 2014

In Five for Friday, we give you some news and opinion you need to know, a stat that’s important, and something from social media.


11 Things You Think Are in the Bible, but Really Aren’t

How many of these phrases did you think were actually in the Bible?

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4 Essentials for a Biblical Small Group

Robert Noland examines what our small groups would look like if they reflected the biblical examples.



8 Tips for a Great First Impression

By Sean Fowlds Having served in the local church the past two decades, one of the first things my wife and I did after our recent move was eagerly hunt for a new church home. To our surprise and disappointment, we’ve experienced a rather lukewarm reception at the churches we’ve visited. But our experience as […]

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Ministry Grid: Training for the Digital Age

Ministry Grid offers more than 1,800 videos of pastors, theologians and church leaders offering insights on a range of topics from pastoral ministry and leadership development to discipleship and Bible study.

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On Our Radar

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New Kendrick Brothers Movie Wraps Filming

Alex and Stephen Kendrick, creators of Courageous and Fireproof, have finished principle filming of their fifth film, which will feature the film debuts of Priscilla Shirer and Beth Moore.

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Ministry Grid Offers 30-Day Free Trial

Ministry Grid is offering pastors and church leaders access to the site with thousands of instructional videos and tools free for 30 days.

On Our Radar

On Our Radar: Books & Bible Studies for Summer 2014

Each issue of Facts & Trends, we profile some upcoming resources we think will be helpful to you. Here are the books and Bible studies from the Summer 2014 issue.

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