Where do I go from here? Suggestions for your next Small Group Study

Okay, so enough of watching Pastor Brian on your TV.  So what Study should we choose from here?

While there are literally hundreds of studies to choose from.  Below are some of our favorite low prep, DVD based studies.

Guardrails: Avoiding Regrets in Your Life by Andy Stanley
In this series, Andy Stanley challenges us to stop flirting with disaster and establish some personal guardrails in our family, finances, work place, and other areas of life.
Duration: 6 Sessions
Participants Guides Available in Mosaic Café or at http://store.northpoint.org/small-group-solution-center/study-guides/guardrails-zondervan.html

Discovering God’s Will by Andy Stanley
God has a wonderful and fulfilling vision for your life. Yet determining God’s will can be a difficult process, especially when you need to make a decision quickly! Designed for small group or personal study.
Duration: 8 sessions
Particpants Guides Available at http://store.northpoint.org/discovering-god-s-will.html

The Christian Atheist by Craig Groeschel
The Christian Atheist is an honest, hard-hitting and eye-opening look into the ways people believe in God but live as if he doesn’t exist. Groeschel’s own journey will immerse you and challenge you into a deeper, Christ-filled life.
Duration: 6 Sessions
Participants Guides Available at http://www.amazon.com/Christian-Atheist-Participants-Guide-Believing/dp/0310329752

Love and Respect Building Blocks by Dr. Emerson Eggerichs
Scripture and contemporary studies reveal that love best motivates a woman and respect most powerfully motivates a man.  The brand new Building Blocks DVD study features Emerson unpacking five of the life changing principles he presents at the Love and Respect conference.
Duration: 6 Sessions
Participants Guides Available at http://loveandrespect.com/store/building-block-dvd-study-study-guide.html

Spiritual Parenting by Michelle Anthony
In Spiritual Parenting parents learn to create a home environment that God can use to work in their children’s lives. It’s a biblical, innovative fresh approach to parenting—and one that’s long overdue.
Spiritual Parenting introduces the simple, but revolutionary concept that parents are, by the power of God’s Spirit, to obey and depend on God in order to create an environment God can use to beckon their children to Him.
Duration: 6 Sessions (12 Sessions if opt to split these lengthy sessions into two each)
Books available in Mosaic Café or at http://www.amazon.com/Spiritual-Parenting-Awakening-Todays-Families/dp/1434764478

The Story, NIV: The Bible as One Continuing Story of God and His People
The Story allows you experience Scripture like never before. Carefully selected verses from the Bible are organized chronologically. From Genesis to Revelation, your small group will come to understand God’s big story in expressed in the Bible and how your personal stories intersect with it.
Duration: 31 Sessions
The Story Bible is available in Mosaic Café and at http://www.amazon.com/Story-NIV-Bible-Continuing-People/dp/031095097X
The Story Small Group Participants Guide is available at http://www.amazon.com/Story-Adult-Curriculum-Participants-Guide/dp/0310329531

Use the above annotated Bibliography to make a decision on behalf of or in concert with your small group. If your group would like to explore a topic or study that is not listed above, contact your Small Group Coach to explore further possibilities.

How do I get my hands on the curriculum?
Simply contact your small group coach to get the Leaders Guide and DVD complimentary.
From there, each group member/couple is responsible to purchase their own participant’s guide.  You can elect to have them purchase on their own or appoint someone to manage purchasing all the guides and collecting money from the group.

One thought on “Where do I go from here? Suggestions for your next Small Group Study

  1. […] Here you’ll hear a brief description of what your first study, “Devoted Together” will look like.  From there you’ll get counsel on various types of studies you can choose from for your group.  (For an additional quick list of potential studies, click here an blog post we did of potential studies) […]

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