Small Group Resources

Small Group Resource Shelf - The following materials are available for use by small groups, studies, and classes.  Contributions to the resource shelf are always welcome.

Topical Bible Studies

Angels, Lifeguide series from InterVarsity Press

The Character of Caring People; Caring People Bible Studies

Christian Character; Lifeguide series from InterVarsity Press

Fulfilling Work; Shaw Contemporary Issues Series

Getting A Grip: Finding Balance in Your Daily Life; Interactions Small Group series from Willow Creek Resources

Marriage: Building Real Intimacy; Interactions Small Group series from Willow Creek Resources

Peter: Learing To Be Like Jesus; Lifeguide series from InterVarsity Press

Self-Esteem, Seeing Ourselves As God Sees Us; Lifeguide series from InterVarsity Press

Women Who Believed God; Fisherman Bible Studyguide

 

Bible Book Studies

Proverbs; Life Change series

Spirituality According to Jesus: 8 Seeker Bible Discussions on the Gospel of Luke; Rebecca Manley Pippert, InterVarsity Press

John: Life Lessons with Max Lucado; Inspirational Bible Study Series

Acts; Life Application Bible Studies 

Galatians: Why God Accepts Us; Lifeguide series from InterVarsity Press

Philippians: Run the Race;  New Community series from  Willow Creek Resources

Philippians-Ephesians: Becoming A Caring Community; Serendipity Group Bible Study

Timothy and Titus: Do What You Have Heard; Lifeguide series from InterVarsity Press

1 Peter-James: Living Through Difficult Times; Serendipity Group Bible Study

 

Books

Building on the Rock: A Biblical Vision of Being Church Together from an Anabaptist-Mennonite Perspective, Walfred Fahrer 

The Case for Faith: A Journalist Investigates the Toughest Objections to Christianity, Lee Strobel. 

A Christian View of Money: Celebrating God's Generosity, Mark Vincent

A Grief Observed, C.S. Lewis 

How to Understand the Bible, David Ewert

If You Want to Walk on Water You’ve Got to Get Out of the Boat, John Ortberg

Inviting and Welcoming New People: Evangelism Study Series Vol. Two, Larry Dentler

Is There Life After Stress?, James Moore

The Life You’ve Always Wanted: Spiritual Disciplines for Ordinary People, John Ortberg

The Purpose Driven Church: Growth Without Compromising Your Message & Mission, Rick Warren

The Purpose Driven Life: What on Earth am I Here for?, Rick Warren

SevenThings Children Need: Significance, Security, Acceptance, Love, Praise, Discipline, and God; John M. Drescher

Toward A Growing Marriage – Gary Chapman

Where Was God On Sept. 11? Seeds of Faith and Hope, Donald Kraybill and Linda Gehman Peachey, eds. (2 copies)

Why Settle For More and Miss the Best?, Tom Sine

 

MMA Resources 

Making Your Wishes Known: Your Final Act of Stewardship.  Wills, power of attorney, & Advanced directives.

Time Warped: First Century Time Stewardship for 21st Century Living; Steve Ganger. (multiple copies)

 

Videos

Dancing with Yesterday’s Shadows: When Where You’ve Been is Keeping You from Where You Want to Go, David Beighley (Book and 3 VHS tapes)

Your Work Matters to God, (4 VHS tapes, Leaders Guide, Student Workbook)