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Every Small Group Leader Needs These 4 Tools To Be Successful

Leading a small group for the first time can be intimidating. Many people are afraid they are not capable, gifted, or intelligent enough to lead a group of people as they follow Jesus together.  I think they are wrong.
Matthew 28:18-20 is often called the “Great Commission”. In these verses, Jesus commissioned His disciples to go and make other disciples. Interestingly, though, He did not tell them to do this in their own power or using their own strength. Rather, He made it clear they would be successful because He has all power. Jesus’ authority is what makes it possible for us to make disciples.
If you are a disciple of Jesus, you have been empowered by Him to make other disciples.
Not everyone can lead a small group, but almost anyone can.
Of course, there are a few qualifications that every small group leader should have:
They must be a follower of Christ. They should be a mature enough believer that they know their way around the Bible and can help others understand at the very least…