Category Archive: Leader Refresh

May 13

Surviving Summer

Summer’s just around the corner! Fresh air, hot sun, pools, beaches, vacation…it’s exciting. For LifeGroups, however, Summer (and the winter holidays) can lead to a LifeGroup falling apart and dying. Why? Summer and winter holidays are the times LifeGroups most struggle with attendance. One reaction is to get angry at this. Often people are frustrated …

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May 06

Handling Conflict In Your LifeGroup

 “How good and pleasant it is when brothers live together in unity!”  Psalm 133:1 That verse from the Psalms came quickly to mind as I walked behind my two tall sons last weekend during a family outing. They are now young adults juggling careers and the busyness of independent life. Happy memories surfaced as I …

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Apr 08

What If I Feel Burnt Out?

We’ve all experienced it. That moment you realize you’re tired. Bored. Frustrated. Burnt out. We feel it in our jobs. In our homes. Even where we serve at church. But what happens when a LifeGroup Leader feels “burnt out”? What should they do when they feel tired and aren’t sure they’re where they’re supposed to …

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