Group Leader Development 17

God’s Word is a lamp to our feet and a light to our path.

Hangout Guidelines – Holy Spirit Targets

We look forward to seeing what you wrote. The basic principle is to keep your group discussion related to the questions of the study but to also open the door a little. We welcome questions: those outside the lesson should be asked via chat with the understanding they may be dealt with as time allows.

be sensitive.

&&& Occasionally things will come up in a prayer request which may appropriately redirect the group for a time.

If for example, someone says,

“I just found out I have cancer”


“I lost my mother this week,”

have the appropriate response. You will know what to do as the Holy Spirit directs. A time of focused prayer may be the best response.

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