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SMALL GROUP RESOURCES

small groups at Downey Adventist Church Small Groups are an important part of having a healthy group of believers (ref. the book of Acts in the New Testament). Small groups is one of our core beliefs at Downey Adventist Church. Some of our groups meet consistently year round, other groups have a more relaxed schedule. However, we encourage all the members to get into small groups for a 6 weeks of emphasis each spring and fall. The 6 weeks of emphasis have covered topics such as prayer, prophecy, opportunity and more. During the 6 week series, we usually read a book and study that, along with our Bibles. We have developed the curriculum for most of these series ourselves. We believe in "Open Source," freely we have been given, so freely we give.  All the work we have done is freely available for you to use. No charge. Free! If you find any of these resources helpful, we'd appreciate a note or email, just to let us know. Enjoy!

 

4 Weeks of The Circle Maker - Spring 2013 - Based on the book The Circle Maker by Mark Batterson. Listen to the messages for this series on our Messages page starting in February 2013. There is a small group workbook and DVD available from Mark Batterson.

 

6 Weeks of Water Walking - Fall 2012 - Based on the book If You Want to Walk on Water You Have to Get Out of the Boat by John Ortberg. Listen to the messages for this series on our Messages page starting in October 2012.

 

6 Weeks of Growing in Jesus - Spring 2012 - based on a study of 2 Peter. Listen to the messages for this series on our Messages page starting in February 2012.

 

6 Weeks of Living in the World - Fall 2011 - based on the book Caught Between Two Worlds by Karl Haffner. Listen to the messages for this series on our Messages page starting in October 2011.

 

5 Weeks of Overcoming Problems - Spring 2011 - Based on the book Pilgrims Problems by Karl Haffner. We used the questions at the end of the chapter for our small group series. Listen to the messages for this series on our Messages page starting in March 2011.

 

6 Weeks of Becoming a Contagious Christian - Fall 2010 - Video seres based on the book and small group series Becoming a Contagious Christian by Bill Hybels and Lee Strobel. Listen to the messages for this series on our Messages page starting in October 2010.

 

8 Weeks of Living with Hope - Winter 2010 - Based on the Living with Hope series. Get your copy FREE available here. Listen to the messages for this series on our Messages page starting in January 2010.

 

7 Weeks of Footprints in Spirituality - Fall 2009 - Based on the Kids in Discipleship series. Listen to the messages for this series on our Messages page starting in October 2009.

 

6 Weeks of God's Way to Health - Winter 2009 - Check out the messages for this series on our Messages page starting in January 2009.

 

8 Weeks of Discovering God's Way of Handling Money - Fall 2008 - based on the video series from Crown Financial Ministries. Check out the messages for this series on our Messages page starting in Sept 2008.

 

6 Weeks of Making Friends - Spring 2008 - based on Bill Hybels' book “Just Walk Across the Room.”

 

6 Weeks of Community - Fall 2007 - based on Russell Burrill’s book “The Revolutionized Church of the 21st Century.”

 

6 Weeks of Opportunity - Spring 2007 - based on Mark Batterson's book In a Pit with a Lion on a Snowy Day

 

6 Weeks of Prayer - Spring 2006 - based on series of articles on prayer

 

6 Weeks of Discovery - Fall 2005 - based on George Knight's book "I Used to Be Perfect: A study of Sin and Salvation"

 

6 Weeks to a Better Life - Spring 2005 - based on Ellen White's book "Steps to Christ"