This can be done as part of a meeting or the group can plan to do a holy hour once a week or once a month. Oftentimes small groups will [...]
Choose a patron saint for your group and allow that saint to develop the personality, activities, and spirituality of your group. You can do this by invoking the saint often [...]
Make time at the end of each meeting to close in prayer and invite members to share their intentions. After an intention the person can say “we pray to the [...]
Set up a group text message (for youth, include the parents) and send a simple inspiration each day to the group. Consider having a member of the group take it [...]
Pick a special place that you meet at only when it is the birthday week of someone in your group. (#0024)Eric Gallagher2019-04-14T13:24:41-05:00
Draw names and have each member be responsible for the “celebration” of a person’s birthday. (#0023)Eric Gallagher2019-04-14T12:11:32-05:00
Determine what you will do every time a member of your group has a birthday. See ideas for Birthday Traditions.
Begin each meeting by having everyone share something that they’ve recently noticed in their life as a blessing from God as well as something that is more of challenge.