Lead A Group

Leader Qualifications


  • Be a born again follower of Christ.
  • Regularly attend services.
  • Regularly attend a Group at Good News Church.
  • Tithe regularly.
  • Complete the Serve Team application process, including background check AFTER completing apprenticeship.
  • Know and understand the fundamental doctrines of our church. Groups are where questions about these things get asked! You can find our fundamental doctrines at goodnews.church/about/beliefs.
  • Recognize the Bible as the final authority for our lives.
  • Be in full agreement with the vision for Groups at Good News Church.
  • Have the time, emotional capacity, and moral discernment to lead a Group.
  • Have the spiritual maturity to create and maintain a safe and confidential environment for Group members.
  • Have a safe and stable home life.
  • Provide 2 reference letters.
  • Share your story. Write it out and practice giving it in 3 minutes or less.
  • Maintain a consistent relationship with your Groups Coach (the leader who apprenticed you).