COACHING POINTS FOR GROUP LEADERS (WEEK 30): (PRACTICAL NECESSITIES) The Gift of Adversity Part I
Looking Back (20 Minutes)
- Accountability: Love Does
- What did you do to begin the process of forgiving someone in your life?
- Connecting Relationally (Optional)
- If you know that a group member is going through a major life event, then feel free to ask them about it.
- Otherwise, on occasion, you may want to also ask the group, “What is one thing you are celebrating that happened last week or one place you saw God show up?”
Looking Up (20 Minutes)
- Discussion Questions: Prayerfully ask the Holy Spirit to guide you in determining which of the discussion questions you will ask your group members.
- Note: You may want to think about asking a particular question to a particular person (or persons) in your group based on what you know of their story or what God is doing in their lives. Also, remember to include and draw in members of the group who are less talkative than others.
Looking Forward (20 Minutes)
- Goal-Setting: Love Does
- What is the one thing you will do this week to help you open the gift of adversity?
- Spend time praying.