Here you will find downloads or links that will help you if you’re just starting out or just need some new ideas for this week’s small group topic. 


The best way to get started or to get trained is to join us at our annual Connect training conference, where you'll receive the training you'll need, and be able to meet people who are doing student work all over Europe. Its an incredibly enriching time to grow intellectually, spiritually and relationally. 


Campus Leader's Notebook (CLN)

The Campus Leader’s Notebook has useful resource to not only start a group, but especially to study the mission, values, and theology of SfC student ministry.


The Basics of Campus Ministry

Material for teaching the basic concepts of student ministry, developed by Kirk Priest for the "Reaching Today's Student" course.


Discipleship by Design —Harvey Herman

"As Jesus walked beside the Sea of Galilee, he saw Simon and his brother Andrew casting a net into the lake, for they were fishermen. 'Come, follow me,' Jesus said, 'and I will make you fishers of men.'" The relationship between Jesus and these brothers started with the simple words, "Come, follow me." In essence, a disciple of Jesus is a follower. Eventually, Jesus' twelve followers will change the world. However, it is an inconspicuous and unremarkable beginning for an eventual team of world-changers, don't you think? How will an assortment of "unschooled, ordinary men" be transformed into courageous and substantive heralds in just three short years? Transformation, complete and deep-seated transformation, is the answer. How does a total metamorphosis take place within a new follower? Jesus' discipleship begins with a personal relationship and an invitation to join a missional community. Before followership is a program it is a leadership development process experienced within a culture. This book seeks to initiate a dialogue on how to foster a culture of discipleship. No program can fulfill The Great Commission. However, a community of believers committed to transforming the world through the process of disciple-making can.


Discipleship Study Guide

The DSG is a thematic guide through over 50 essential topics of the Christian faith. Use this as is, or as a guide to form your own small group studies.