Item description for Using the Bible in Groups by Roberta Hestenes...
Overview ''Me? Start a Bible study?'' Yes, you can! This dynamic and practical book will show you how to begin, prepare, lead, and build relationships within a Bible study. Drawing from 25 years' experience of working with small groups, Hestenes includes 20 exciting study methods that can be adapted to the experiences, abilities, and interests of your group members. Additional helps include indexes of subjects and biblical references as well as a list of related books. 118 pages, softcover from Westminster.
This best-selling book is an indispensable resource for starting a Bible study group. Employing successful field-tested methods, this practical handbook contains detailed information on how to begin a group, choose a leader, prepare lesson plans, build relationships within the group, and effectively engage in the study of Scripture.
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Studio: Westminster John Knox Press
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.22" Width: 6.08" Height: 0.36" Weight: 0.4 lbs.
Release Date Oct 1, 1999
Publisher Westminster John Knox Press
ISBN 0664245617 ISBN13 9780664245610
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More About Roberta Hestenes
Erynn Mangum is the author of Miss Match, Rematch, and Match Point (TH1NK/NavPress). She is a graduate of the Christian Writers Guild Apprentice and Journeyman programs. She is also a major chocoholic and loves chick flicks, coffee, and cold winter days. Erynn is married to her best friend, Jon O'Brien, and lives in Albuquerque, New Mexico.
Reviews - What do customers think about Using the Bible in Groups?
Great book. Mar 12, 1998
This book is perfect for the relatively inexperienced teacher of the bible in small groups. The book includes guidelines for beginning a group and managing it, but its most helpful sections deal with facilitating a small group Bible study. Hestenes' insights will help keep the inexperienced teacher from "taking over" a group, not allowing group members to participate, and help him or her to implement variety into otherwise monotonous lesson strategies. She includes numerous examples of discussion provoking questions too. If you know the Bible well, but aren't as experienced teaching in small groups, take a look at this one.