Groups Resources

A growing library of resources to help you make disciples

Resources on Teaching


Ransom Bible Study Method

A simple 6-step process for studying Scripture


The Gospel

The "good news" of Jesus Christ and how to respond


Word Study - Gospel

Defining what Jesus and the apostles meant when they used the word "gospel."


Knowing the Bible Series

Studies that cover one book of the Bible over 12 weeks, making practical applications and connections between the passage and the rest of Scripture.

Recommended Reading
Read the Bible for a Change: Understanding and Responding to God's Word
Ray Lubeck
A Peculiar Glory: How the Christian Scriptures Reveal Their Complete Truthfulness
John Piper

Resources on Fellowship


Crafting Your Testimony

How to write and share the story of what Christ has done for you


Spiritual Gifts Survey

God has gifted every believer with an expression of his Holy Spirit to support his vision and mission of the church.


Using Your Gifts in Your Group

Believers grow as disciples when they use their spiritual gifts to serve one another in the Church.


Spiritual Gifts Groups Guide

Guide for teaching on Spiritual Gifts, leading through the Spiritual Gifts Survey, and Using Your Gifts In Your Group

Recommended Reading
Life Together: The Classic Exploration of Christian in Community
Dietrich Bonhoeffer
Side by Side: Walking with Others in Wisdom and Love
Edward T. Welch

Resources on Breaking of Bread


Breaking of Bread FAQ/Ideas

FAQ and ideas for sharing a weekly meal

Recommended Reading
The Gospel Comes with a House Key: Practicing Radically Ordinary Hospitality in Our Post-Christian World
Rosaria Butterfield

Resources on Prayer


All the Prayers of the Bible

Listed with titles to help you pray Scripture


The Lord's Prayer

Jesus taught us to pray and invites us to pray with him


A.C.T.S. Model

A simple acronym for prayer


Pre-Written Prayer

Why use them and how to start

Recommended Reading
Prayer: Experiencing Awe and Intimacy with God
Timothy Keller
The Valley of Vision : A Collection of Puritan Prayers and Devotions
Arthur G. Bennett

Resources for Leaders


Register Your Group

Form for new groups or for updating existing group information


Group Assimilation Tutorials

Download and set up LEAD app, add a member to your group, and take attendance

Series Handouts


Matthew 15-17

Jesus Starts to Set His Face Toward Jerusalem


Matthew 13-14

Jesus' Kingdom and Kingship Coming into Clearer Focus


Matthew 10-11

Different Responses to Jesus


Matthew 8-9

The Kingdom for All of Life


Matthew 5-7

The Sermon on the Mount


Matthew 1-4

Introduction to the Gospel of Matthew



Thriving in Exile



God is Great and Good

Gather Night Teaching Handouts


Teach Us To Pray

Our Lord has taught us to pray, giving us the essence and pattern of true prayer (Summer 2021)


Creating a Culture of Evangelism

10 things people need for effective evangelism (Spring 2021)


How We Grow

Moving from consumption to contribution (Fall 2020)


Navigating Relationships

Navigating relationships with wise, foolish, and evil people (Summer 2019)


Spiritually Healthy Leadership

A holistic look at how leaders can remain spiritually healthy (Fall 2019)