66. The Absolute WORST Way to Lead a Small Group

66. The Absolute WORST Way to Lead a Small Group

Show notes

A small group is a great way to deepen relationships, learn young people's stories and point them to the scriptures. But if you have never led a small group you may have some questions about what it might be like. In this episode we have some fun sharing tips for leading the absolute WORST small group ever.


  • Intro (0:00)
  • Tips for leading the worst small group ever (0:36)
    • Don't prepare (0:52)
    • Organize for chaos (1:39)
    • Always offer your opinion first (2:23)
    • Never stray off topic (if you took the time to prepare) (3:12)
    • Fill silence quickly (4:07)
    • Never spend time together outside of your scheduled small group time (5:31)
    • Share more than you allow other group members to share (6:16)
  • Recovery all our bad advice (7:21)


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Brian Biedenbach

Brian Biedenbach

Brian is the Director of Leader Development for Youth For Christ of Northern Indiana. He is a 20 year youth ministry veteran who is passionate about developing leaders for greater Kingdom impact.

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