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Leader Tools

Welcome to the VRBC Grow Group Leaders' page! This is the right spot to find Leader's Guides, calendars, and other resources to help you lead your group.

Fall Preparation

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Training Videos

 

Click the logo above to take the Fall 2022 GG Leader Training. It's a series of videos that lasts about 30 minutes and brings you up to speed on all the new things we're trying this semester, the topics of the sermons this fall, and more!

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Marriage Workshop

Sunday, August 28th: 11:00am-12:15pm

As part of our desire to equip couples in our congregation and community for stronger marriages, we're offering a free marriage workshop with experts Byron and Carla Weathersbee.

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Grow Group Fair

Sunday, August 21st: 10:45-11:30am

After worship, we will have a Grow Group fair in the lobby with booths for each Grow Group.  We'll make all the preparations - all you have to do is show up and visit with people!

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Church Family Gathering

Wednesday, September 7th: 6:00-7:30

This gathering will be an opportunity for our entire church family to celebrate the launch of a new ministry year together and hear about where the Lord is leading us as a church. It will also serve as our official "Annual Meeting"

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Grow Group Kickoff

Sunday, September 11th: 11:00-11:30am

All Grow Groups will kick off the year together in the Worship Center for a time of fun, vision, prayer, and commitment. Sunday AM groups will then head to their rooms for an abbreviated session and evening groups can choose to go to lunch together (optional)

Leader Guides

Fall 2022
WEEK 1 (9/11-15)
WEEK 2 (9/18-22)
WEEK 3 (9/25-29)
WEEK 4 (10/2-6)
WEEK 5 (10/9-13)
WEEK 6 (10/16-20)
WEEK 7 (10/23-7)
WEEK 8 (10/30-11/3)
WEEK 9 (11/6-10)
WEEK 13 (12/11-15)
WEEK 10 (11/13-17)
WEEK 11 (11/20-12/1)
WEEK 12 (12/4-8)

CALENDAR

The fall 2022 session will begin on Sunday, September 11 and conclude on Thursday, December 15. During the week of Thanksgiving, groups will meet as follows:

November 20:              Sunday AM groups will meet at 9:30 (Cornerstone Family Sunday service at 11:00)

November 21-27:         No groups will meet

November 28-Dec 1:    Weeknight groups will meet as normal

On the week of December 4th, all groups will do serving projects for the Christmas Store during your normal meeting time. We'll send out more detailed information as we get closer.

If your group needs to take any other weeks off, just let us know so we can coordinate the calendar accordingly.

Grow Group Coaches

Your Grow Group Coach is available to encourage you, answer any questions you have about your group, talk about how to navigate challenging group members, and pray with you! To see the listing of coaches, click the button below:

Other Resources

[Coming soon]

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