Phil Miller

Bible Study: What is Open Group?

When we examine the Great Commission passage of Matthew 28:19-20, several important words are customarily highlighted – “go,” “teach,” “observe.” The word rarely mentioned is “them.” What an incredibly important word that should draw our continued attention as Sunday School leaders, focusing our efforts toward reaching the lost in our neighborhoods.

The Open Group concept in Sunday School is foundational to a successful Bible study ministry in our churches. Over time, it’s easy for people to focus their small group toward their own wants and needs, and less... [continue]