Building something great for God - the greatest thing we can build are His people.
LEGACY IS NOT WHAT YOU CREATE BUT WHO YOU BUILD
When we take the time, care and effort to build individuals, we build not only in number but in strength. We are all products of someone's time and care.
We must learn to identify our purpose in the season - know our why and how for right now.
We have people in our care for a time - and we must do our part well. There is something on your life and in your hand that another can benefit from.
At C3 Youth we go beyond friendliness and form friendship - we create spaces where each person feels safe, trusted and accepted.
An event will pull a crowd, an experience might make them return, but connection will keep them. Connect group personnalises the corporate experience - it's what makes God’s house our home.
How do we grow a great connect group?
Luke 6:45 - A good person produces good things from the treasury of a good heart, and an evil person produces evil things from the treasury of an evil heart. What you say flows from what is in your heart.
Consistency (in time, place, and standard, prayer)
Communication (to parents and youth, give them every reason to be there!)
Connection (forged through hospitality and fun! Adapt to your groups requirements)
Conviction (a strong belief, know the weight of what you are doing