Small Group

Wednesday in the Fifth Week of Lent

Set-up: You will need as many different spaces for meeting as there are small groups. For each space, create circles with chairs, or have the group meet around a table. For the first session, have a list prepared for who is which small group, and where that small group will be meeting. It is very…

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Wednesday in the Fourth Week of Lent

Set-up: You will need as many different spaces for meeting as there are small groups. For each space, create circles with chairs, or have the group meet around a table. For the first session, have a list prepared for who is which small group, and where that small group will be meeting. It is very…

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Wednesday in the Third Week of Lent

Set-up: You will need as many different spaces for meeting as there are small groups. For each space, create circles with chairs, or have the group meet around a table. For the first session, have a list prepared for who is which small group, and where that small group will be meeting. It is very…

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Wednesday in the Second Week of Lent

Set-up: You will need as many different spaces for meeting as there are small groups. For each space, create circles with chairs, or have the group meet around a table. For the first session, have a list prepared for who is which small group, and where that small group will be meeting. It is very…

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Wednesday in the First Week of Lent

There are two separate ways to use this curriculum: Multi-Small Group Gathering for a Parish/Parishes: Have everyone who is participating in a small group share a meal together in the parish hall, and then split up into small groups that meet in various parts of the church, or even at different tables in the same…

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Last Sunday after Epiphany

On the Last Sunday after Epiphany, which in 2018 is February 11th, be sure to: Make an announcement at the Sunday services that Meeting Jesus will be the programming during Lent. Hand out prayer journals or direct participants online. These journals can be downloaded and printed for free, or they may be purchased online. Please…

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Week Six: We Declare to You

Set-up: Chairs need to be arranged around a table or in a circle. Devotional helps are set up. This may be a candle, a cross, an icon, or something else that helps remind the group that their time together is blessed by God. They may be placed in the center of the table, or some…

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Week Five: Abide in Me

Set-up: Chairs need to be arranged around a table or in a circle. Devotional helps are set up. This may be a candle, a cross, an icon, or something else that helps remind the group that their time together is blessed by God. They may be placed in the center of the table, or some…

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Week Four: I Have Called You Friends

Set-up: Chairs need to be arranged around a table or in a circle. Devotional helps are set up. This may be a candle, a cross, an icon, or something else that helps remind the group that their time together is blessed by God. They may be placed in the center of the table, or some…

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Week Three: Close to the Father’s Heart

Set-up: Chairs need to be arranged around a table or in a circle. Devotional helps are set up. This may be a candle, a cross, an icon, or something else that helps remind the group that their time together is blessed by God. They may be placed in the center of the table, or in…

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Week Two: The Word Became Flesh

Set-up: Chairs need to be arranged around a table or in a circle. Devotional helps are set up. This may be a candle, a cross, an icon, or something else that helps remind the group that their time together is blessed by God. They may be placed in the center of the table, or in…

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Week One: God is Love

Set-up: Chairs need to be arranged around a table or in a circle. Devotional helps are set up. This may be a candle, a cross, an icon, or something else that helps remind the group that their time together is blessed by God. They may be placed in the center of the table, or in…

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Getting Started: Meeting Jesus

Set-up: Your purpose here is to create a welcoming environment that sets clear expectations for your time together. Be sure to follow all guidelines for the space you are using. Chairs need to be arranged around a table or in a circle. Devotional helps are set up. This may be a candle, a cross, an…

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