Assessment and solution for seven common obstacles to building small groups. Its one thing to start a small group ministry. Its another to keep the groups in your church healthy and headed in the same direction. Whatever your churchs approach may bewhether it is a church with groups or of groups sooner or later, as a leader, youll need to do some troubleshooting. Thats when the expert, to-the-point guidance in this book will prove its worth. The beauty of this book lies in its unique diagnostic process. It allows you to assess, diagnose, and correct seven common deadly sins that can drain the life from your churchs small group ministry. In The Seven Deadly Sins of Small Group Ministry, what would take you years to learn through trial and error is distilled into some of the most useful information you can find. Drawing on the knowledge theyve gleaned from working inside Willow Creek Community Church, from consulting with hundreds of churches, and from conducting conferences and seminars worldwide, small group experts Bill Donahue and Russ Robinson furnish you with proven, real-life solutions to the toughest problems in your small group ministry. This is not theoryit is hands-on material you can read and apply today.