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CG Leader Resources
What do I do if someone sounds suicidal?

What do I do if someone sounds suicidal?

By Andrea Pratt, LCSM, MSW → Related resource: Recommendations for Biblical CounselorsIntroThoughts of suicide can be a jarring thing to talk about. Yet, it is more of a common human experience than we may realize—National Institutes of Health ranks it as the...

Sabbath and Work-Rest Rhythms with Kayla Pleasants

Sabbath and Work-Rest Rhythms with Kayla Pleasants

The way you work determines the how you rest (or don't rest). In this one-night class, Kayla introduces us to the Sabbath, gets us to ask thoughtful questions about our work and rest rhythms, and provides crucial tips on how to get started—and keep growing—in your...

Gospel-Centered Discipleship with Jonathan Dodson

Gospel-Centered Discipleship with Jonathan Dodson

On February 24 we gathered Downtown community group leaders to hear from author and pastor Jonathan Dodson, who discussed how to keep the gospel central in the ways we minister as community group leaders, particularly in the kinds of hurt and grief that we have...

Walking Wounded Recap

Walking Wounded Recap

Before we get too far from our series in Job, Walking Wounded, I wanted to take a brief moment to look back and think about what we've learned. Coming out of 2020, a year in which many of us experienced deep, prolonged periods of grief and loss, we turned to the book...

6 steps to take in the wake of George Floyd’s death

6 steps to take in the wake of George Floyd’s death

Sunday, May 31 - 11:55am All this is from God, who through Christ reconciled us to himself and gave us the ministry of reconciliation; that is, in Christ God was reconciling the world to himself, not counting their trespasses against them, and entrusting to us the...

The Witness of Waiting: Being still in the midst of crisis

The Witness of Waiting: Being still in the midst of crisis

The culture that created fast food and two-day shipping is not emotionally prepared for a quarantine. The American way thrives on immediacy and access - markets capitalize on it, social media runs on it, and our restless selves feed on it. But COVID-19 isn't going...