Updated: Apr 19
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Would it be a feasible goal to have 50% of our evening pulpit supply each year filled by men from our own congregation?
Write down the names of 3-4 men in our congregation who could (with help) prepare a 20-30 minute lesson on a particular passage.
What factors are keeping more men from our congregation from teaching the Bible in some format (Cadets, Sunday School (adult or kids), Youth Group, Sunday Evening)?
What impacts would having a group of men eager to teach have upon our congregation? How would it enhance our ability to remain a thriving congregation?
What ways will you intentionally work on improving your teaching skills in the coming months:
Read through a book of the Bible with another man who is just learning about Christianity, or one in your elder district, or one who likely will be an elder in a few years, etc;
Lead a Sunday Morning Live session on a particular passage or Christian topic;
Talk to the Youth Group about a passage or topic;