Helpful Hints and Tips
- Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) for small groups
- Ice Breakers for small groups
- Sample Guidelines for a small group
Childcare during Group Meetings
To learn more about childcare for your small groups, contact Tammy Hampshire at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Group Study Materials
The Small Group Resource Center helps groups find quality materials and resources, while minimizing costs. Resources include study materials available for lending, reviews of studies, and a list of current small groups. Some study materials are located in Room 143, while others are stored off-site.
The following lists of materials are in PDF format. To request an Excel version of any of the lists, contact email@example.com.
- View Study Materials - Sorted by Title
- View Study Materials - Sorted by Author
- View Reference Materials - Sorted by Title
- View Reference Materials - Sorted by Author
- View Christian Movies - Sorted by Title
Visit the Resource Center
You are welcome to visit the Resource Center, located in Room 143, to browse materials stored there. To preview materials located off-site, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org to make arrangements.
To borrow resources, fill out the Resource Check Out Form, located on the clipboard on the side of the bookcase. Be sure to update the Resource Check Out Form upon return of resource(s), and fill out a Study/Resource Review Form (see below). Inventory will be updated based on feedback received. If there are any questions or a requested resource is off site, please contact email@example.com.
Write a Review
We need reviews of materials your group has studied to be effective. Write a Review Online, or download the Study/Resource Review Form and return it to the Small Group Resource Center mailbox, located on the first floor across from Room 159.
Lend or Donate Materials
We accept Study DVDs, Leader & Participant Guides, Commentaries, Christian Movies, Helpful Tips for Leaders and other material as deemed relevant. All items should be in accordance with Christian and Methodist values and traditions. Approved items can be lent from your home or donated. Please do NOT drop off at church! Contact the Small Group Resource Librarians at firstname.lastname@example.org to make arrangements for lending or donating.
List of Current Small Groups
View the Adult Small Groups. Note: This list changes frequently, and only groups open to new members are included. To add your group to the list, update your group's listing, or remove your group from the list, contact email@example.com. NOTE: Social groups are not included in this listing. View the Social Group Listing.