A Healthy Church is a Growing Church. Consider this…

Healthy Things Grow
Growing Things Change
Changing Things Challenge
Challenges Drive us to Trust God
Trusting God Leads to Obedience
Obedience Leads to Health
Healthy Things Grow

Church Growth Tools:

Growth Points: an online training course by Ken Marler –

Your Church Can Grow; Video by Ken Marler –

Waylon Bailey on Sunday School; Video presentation by Waylon Bailey

ReGroup Conference

The 2015 ReGroup Conference with Dr. Jeff Iorg and the Matt Papa Band will be held at the First Baptist Church in Lafayette on Saturday, August 15.

If you want to learn how to help the groups in your church become healthy, dynamic groups make plans to attend with all of your group leaders!

Learn more about ReGroup Conference

Sunday School/Small Groups


Start Something New

Learn how to start NEW groups, enlist and train NEW leaders and start NEW ministries or groups in your community. Healthy churches multiply. This brief 30-minute video is filled with great principles and simple ideas on how to start new groups, enlist and train new leaders and start new groups and/or ministries in your community. Learn more about Start Something New.

Vibrant Sunday School

A healthy, balanced Sunday School understands its purpose and values God’s Word, one another, the guest, the body of Christ and its community. Discover from seasoned leaders around Louisiana how your Sunday School can experience a vibrant, healthy Sunday School. Vibrant Sunday School is a video series with accompanying print materials featuring listening guides and discussion questions;  conference plans for every age group and promotional tools to help promote it in your church are available. Request this resource.

Awaken and GO

Sunday School should be more than just a place to come and study God’s Word. It is also about people. We need to care for one another; care for the lost and care for our world. Mobilize your Sunday School to walk the talk. Watch and listen as experienced leaders share their journey on how to care for one another, care for the lost and care for our world. Listening guides and discussion questions are available to use with the video. Resources include a traditional Sunday School campaign, age group conference plans and promotional materials to mobilize your Sunday School to care for one another, the lost and the world. Request this resource. 

iBelieve: The Art of Making Disciples

ibelieveWhat is a disciple? How do you make disciples? How do we evaluate the disciple-making process? Our goal will be to equip the Sunday School and/or Small Group leader to be able to understand the Disciple Making process, how to help a person evaluate their journey and how to help them develop a personal strategy to become more like Christ. This resource is available via request. Request this resource.


Enlisting, training, leading and developing leaders is a crucial element in a healthy, vibrant, dynamic Sunday School. We have developed 12 videos on important topics for Sunday School Ministry. Each video is designed to help you “start” the conversation for how your church will address each issue for every age group. This resource is available via request. Request this resource.

Additional Resources or tools

  • Sunday School Leader Blog – www.sundayschoolleader.com
  • Trying to find someone to help your church and train your leaders? We have partnered with 412 Network to provide a comprehensive resource to find the right leader for your church.
  • Ministry Grid – Online training opportunities for your leaders. Go to www.ministrygrid.com.