Group Starter Kit

All the resources you will need to start your group.

Welcome Letter

New Song's Groups Leadership Team is excited to welcome you into your role as a New Song Community Group Leader! Please click here to read our Welcome Letter before moving onto Group Leader Guidelines.

Group Leader Guidelines

Next, we would like to share with you the mission of New Song Groups, along with your guidelines as a Group Leader. Click here to become familiar with both before moving onto Frequently Asked Questions.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

We have provided answers to some FAQs. If you still have any questions, comments or concerns after completing the Starter Kit, please don't hesitate to reach out to our Community Groups Coordinator (contact info found in Welcome Letter). Click here before moving onto Childcare Options.

Childcare Options

Providing childcare for your group is not a requirement, but it can be a huge blessing. Click here to learn more before moving onto Communication and Discussion.

Communication and Discussion

As a Group Leader, two of the ways you will lead are by being a good communicator and by being a reliable facilitator of discussion. Click here for some simple tips before moving onto Attendance and Cares Report.

Attendance and Cares Report

Two of your responsibilities as a Group Leader, will be to submit attendance for each of your group meetings and to submit a monthly "Cares Report". Click here to learn more before moving onto First Meeting Checklist.

First Meeting Checklist

Approaching the first meeting can feel a bit overwhelming, so we've provided a checklist of things to do before, during, and after the meeting to help assure a smooth and solid start.

Once you have read each component of this Community Group Starter Kit, please contact our Community Groups Coordinator, Molly Ratliff, to let her know you have done so. Contact info can be found in the Welcome Letter.

Thank you for your commitment to complete this training and begin your role as a New Song Community Group Leader!