Top 3 Bible Studies for the New Year

2016 is quickly coming to an end, and the New Year is almost upon us. The holidays are often one of the busiest times of the year in group life. Many new groups will be forming at the beginning of the year and existing groups are planing their next bible study. At Bible Study Insider we want […]

Christmas Icebreakers for Small Groups

Christmas is getting close, and I hope you’ve made plans to celebrate the season with your group. This is a great time to have some fun, so use these icebreakers to help spark the conversations at your Christmas small group gathering this year. 1. What is the first thing you do on Christmas Day?   […]

Your FREE Christmas Bible Study

We’re celebrating Christmas early this year for small group leaders thanks to a FREE Christmas bible study, courtesy of Bible Studies for Life. Be sure to download this study to use with your group and celebrate the story of Christmas together. Can you believe Thanksgiving is over and Christmas is just a few weeks away? That means […]

Thanksgiving Snacks for Small Groups

Thanksgiving Day is coming next week. Do you know what your doing with your small group? I recommend gathering your group this week to celebrate Thanksgiving together as a group. Celebrating is one of the core values of small groups and, while you’re all together, don’t forget to work on your group schedule for the holidays. […]

Veteran’s Day Icebreakers for Groups

The week we recognize our veterans who have made the ultimate sacrifice for our freedom as Americans. Here’s 3 icebreaker questions that will help you integrate this special day into the life of your group. 1. What characteristic do you most appreciate or admire about a military veteran? Why?   2. What is the most inspiring […]

Halloween Snacks for Small Groups

Halloween is today and if you’re having a party for your small group, here’s some easy and fun recipes to use that have a Halloween them. Enjoy a time of fellowship and fun with your group. Celebrating is one of the core values of small groups and, while you’re all together, don’t forget to work […]

Halloween Icebreaker Questions for Groups

With Halloween coming up next week, have a little fun with your group while getting to know more about them at the same time. Use one or more of these Icebreaker Questions at your next Small Group meeting and be sure to have some yummy Halloween snacks for everyone to enjoy to make it even […]

Harvest-Time Party Recipes for Groups

Harvest time brings out lots of flavors and scents along with cooler weather and is a great time for small groups to take a break from the typical format and simply enjoy an evening of fellowship together. Plan a Harvest Party with your group  in the next few weeks using one or more of the recipes below, […]

Columbus Day Icebreakers for Groups

Columbus’s voyages to the Americas brought together people of very different cultures. As small-group leaders, our time is spent bringing people together to deepen their faith and help them experience biblical community. And just like Columbus’s exploration, there are challenges along the way, and it can be easy to get off course. But of greater importance […]

Small Group Icebreakers for Autumn

While most of the country has been experiencing unseasonably warm weather, last Thursday was officially the first day of Autumn. But one thing is certain—with October only a few days away, cooler weather is just around the corner. To celebrate the arrival of Fall with your small group, use one of these icebreakers with an Autumn theme. 1. What […]