In the Small Groups with Purpose Collection, pastor of small groups, Steve Gladen, equips new and seasoned leaders with the strategies for planting and growing healthy and balanced small groups. Gladen presents his personal secrets, failures, and lessons in growing small groups. His expert and biblical advice shows the importance of small groups in the church community—whether small or large.
This collection will enhance your understanding of small group leadership and bring you and your church new and exciting ways to build community. All Scripture passages link to your favorite Bible translation in your library. With Logos’ advanced features, you can perform powerful searches by topic or Scripture reference—finding, for example, every mention of “spiritual formation” or “Acts 5:42.”
- Presents proven, biblical strategies for growing small groups
- Shares personal small group triumphs and defeats
- Includes assessment questions at the end of each chapter
About Steve Gladen
Steve Gladen has been pastor of small groups at Saddleback Church since 1998. He oversees more than 3,500 adult small groups at Saddleback and loves seeing a big church become small through true community developed in group life. He is the coauthor of 250 Big Ideas for Purpose Driven Small Groups, Building Healthy Small Groups in Your Church, and Don’t Lead Alone.