Monthly Archives: July 2016

3 Ways Your LIFE Group Can Take Advantage of the Fall Attendance Boost

By Jay Fennell Historically, the summer season is the lowest attended time of the year for church activities. Travel, vacation, camps, etc. all make for sporadic and lower attendance, even among the most committed church attenders. But as the fall season rolls around and school starts back, people begin settling into routines and adding a bit more normalcy to their calendars. The fall is a time of the year where people begin making church attendance a priority again, and it … Continue reading

5 Common Mistakes LIFE Group Leaders Make

By Jay Fennell 1. They Don’t Set Realistic Goals It’s easy to become complacent and not establish goals for your LIFE Group. Goals give direction, focus and clarity. Zig Ziglar once said, “If you aim at nothing, you’ll hit it every time.” What are your goals for “Loving One Another?” What are your goals for “Involving Ourselves in Community?” What are your goals for “Focusing on God’s Word?” What are your goals for “Engaging the World?” 2. They Make Fellowship … Continue reading