Spiritual Maturity: A Tale of Two Vertebrates

Recently, I was leading a large group of adults in a study of 1 Corinthians 3, in which Paul bemoans the lack of spiritual maturity in the church. So I asked the group three questions: What are the marks of spiritual maturity? How long does it take?  Do you consider yourself spiritually … [Read More...]


Small Group Monday: 5 Practices of Groups Pastors Who Start Groups

If you haven't bookmarked it, subscribed, or added it to your blogroll yet, we want to encourage you to make Group Ministry, a new blog by Rick Howerton and Bruce Raley, part of your regular reading list. The goal of the blog is to provide dialogue on best practices for small group ministry, and … [Read More...]