Resources to help you become an excellent HRC group leader.
Groups semester timeline for the year 2024 – See all of the important dates for every semester throughout the year.
Group submission form – Used to submit your group idea for the next group semester.
Childcare reimbursement procedure – Explains how we do childcare reimbursement.
Group childcare reimbursement form – Provided as a benefit to those who are willing to offer childcare for their group.
Group care and prayer form – Used to let leadership know of any needs in your group.
HRC Worship Playlist – Used to provide a time of worship for your group if you choose. Also used to provide background music if you choose.
Group Leader FAQs – Answers to your most common questions.
Meet Your Group Coaches and Community Leaders:
John and Karen Bull
John and Donna Procell
Freedom – Matei and Celena Socoteanu
Married Life – Paul and Leighann Holloway
Men – Pastor James Williams
Women – Tina Ingram
Note – All of our group leadership resources are categorized under one of our Four Faces of an Excellent Group Leader.
1. The Face of Vision
2. The Face of Leadership
3. The Face of Faith
4. The Face of Compassion
Recommended reading: We have these
Why small groups? – Read about why small groups are so important here at HRC.
No Perfect People Allowed – John Burke (Author)
Practical Skills for leading a Small Group – Making the most of your time (Deena Shelton, PhD)
Small Group Serial Killers – How to deal with difficult people in your group (Deena Shelton, PhD)
Practical Communication for Leaders – (Deena Shelton, PhD)
Coaching – How to help people grow.
Ice Breaker Ideas for Your Group – Use these to help people feel connected in your group.
Recommended Small Group Studies:
For the Men’s Community
For the Women’s Community
For the Married Life Community
For the Freedom Community
For Any Adult Group
The Bait of Satan – John Bevere (Author)
Greater Than – Tim Ingram (Author)
Unshockable Love – John Burke (Author)
Topical Prayer Guides:
Praying power packed prayers
Praying for those struggling with addiction
Praying for those struggling with mental heath issues
Praying for those struggling with singleness
Praying for those dealing with grief
Praying for those struggling with eating disorders
Dealing With Hard Topics:
Same sex relationships
Living under authority
Key Relationships – Podcast with Craig Groeschel and John Townsend
Understanding True Empathy!
How to C.A.R.E.
Helping in Crises – What you should NOT do or say!