What are the Components of a Healthy Grace Group?   

  • Leader:  one who leads a Grace Group   
  • Apprentice:  one who co-leads with the Leader with goal of leading their own Grace Group within a year   
  • Assistant:  one who supports the Leader and Apprentice   
  • Seeker:  a member of a Grace Group who is not yet “saved”

What is the Formal Structure of Grace Group Leadership?   

  • Pastor:  one who leads a Grace Group and oversees Coaches and Leaders   
  • Lead Coach:  one who is appointed by a Pastor, leads a Grace Group, and oversees three or more Grace Groups   
  • Coach:  one who leads a Grace Group and oversees at least one other Grace Group   
  • Leader:  one who leads a Grace Group  
  • Apprentice:  one who co-leads with the Leader with goal of leading their own Grace Group within a year   
  • Assistant:  one who supports the Leader and Apprentice   
  • Attendees:  ones who come to a Grace Group, including Seekers

Seasons of a Grace Group   

  • Gathering:  first establish who the core or tripod is, develop a list of unreached friends, pray over them and make connections   
  • Reaching:  intentionally reach out to seekers, former attenders, and present attenders not yet in a Grace Group
  • Establishing:  grow as disciples of Christ in relationship with God, one another, and the unreached   
  • Reproducing:  when a Grace Group gives birth to an entirely new Grace Group or adds a Grace Group extension to current one.

L2L TALK

Pastor  ___________________________________
Lead Coach  ______________________________
Coach  ___________________________________
Leader  __________________________________
Apprentice  _______________________________
Assistant  _________________________________
Attendees  ________________________________

What season is your Grace Group in now? How can you move to the next season?