We Welcome New Growth Group Leaders

Has the Lord has been tugging at your heart to host and lead a small group in your home? We want to equip you. Training will include setting up a successful small group and using our “In Fellowship system.” Materials provided, bring your Bible.

Next Training Session: Feb 25 – March 4 – March 11 – March 18

To register email growthgroups@maranathachapel.org or call (858) 613-7800.

As Jesus said “The harvest truly is plentiful, but the laborers are few. Therefore pray the Lord of the harvest to send out laborers into His harvest.” Matt 9:37-38

So if the Lord has been tugging at your heart and you are willing to host and lead a small group in your home we want to equip you.

For more information or to register please email growthgroups@maranathachapel.org or you can call Pastor Martin Sanders at the church at (858) 613.7800.

The Training will include:

  • Core Leadership Skills
  • Dealing with difficult people
  •  Learning to Facilitate a Sermon Based Bible Study
  • Setting up for a Successful Small group and using our In Fellowship system
  • All Materials provided, bring your Bible

Leading a Growth Group begins with some very simple steps.


Pray for God’s wisdom and guidance on this journey as you step out in faith to lead a group.

Attend our 4 part Leadership Workshop

This is a practical workshop on the why and how to conduct a group in your home.

Workshop topics will include: Maranatha Chapel’s Mission / Vision statements, core leadership skills & ingredients for a good leader, problem solving, prayer, effective facilitating, group dynamics, dealing with different personality types, setting up your home for group time, our InFellowship program, Sermon-based curriculum, and more.

Plan your way Forward

After attending the workshop, you will meet with our Growth Group pastor, Martin Sanders to help plan your way forward as a Growth Group leader. We look forward to meeting you and joining with you on your journey to step out and share your faith with others.

Martin Sanders

Martin Sanders

Growth Group Pastor

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