Episode 58: Small Groups From Scratch, Part 3

Episode 58: Small Groups From Scratch, Part 3

As we delve in to part 3 of our series on Small Groups from Scratch, in this episode we discuss developing your leaders so that they are set up for success, including what to look for in a small group leader, expectations of a small group leader, and how to train and...
New Adventures, New Ministry

New Adventures, New Ministry

“Great ministry doesn’t just happen.” -Rich Curran 2018 has been a year of change and new adventures. I launched my new platform here at JohnRinaldo.com, I started working at Santa Clara University as an Adjunct Lecturer, and I’ve moved my family to...
Episode 57: Small Groups From Scratch, Part 2

Episode 57: Small Groups From Scratch, Part 2

In part 2 of our series on small group ministry, John and Chris delve in to how you begin planning a small group ministry, beginning with assigning a lead, developing a team, setting a vision for the ministry, and setting realistic goals for your launch. Listen in to...
Episode 56: Small Groups From Scratch, Part 1

Episode 56: Small Groups From Scratch, Part 1

We begin a new multi-episode series on developing a small group ministry from scratch. In this episode, Chris and John explore what the purpose of a small group is, as well as begin to explore the question of the size of small groups and the types of resources and...