Veteran GIG leaders can tell you there are a few tricks of the trade when it comes to leading a Bible study with seekers and skeptics. How much should the leader talk? What kinds of questions work best? Should you pray? Read on for three helpful pointers.
The disciples get who Jesus is, but miss what that means. While Jesus is the Messiah, that doesn’t mean a life of earthly triumph. Instead, it means a life of sacrifice and self‐denial. It’s only through “losing" our lives that we truly “save" them as Jesus’ disciples. (Mark 8:27-9:1)
Your enthusiasm after a mountain-top event like Urbana can be fertile ground for starting a GIG back on campus. Here are five pointers for sharing your Urbana experience and inviting friends back home to join your GIG.
There's more to leading a GIG than the 30- to 60-minute discussions you facilitate about a Scripture passage. This 8-step guide will help you introduce your friends to Jesus by thoughtfully considering the whole GIG process: before, during, and after.