Large churches can be the most challenging places for people to connect with others. That seems ironic, since there are so many people with whom to connect each week. The truth is, however, large crowds can be very intimidating when you don’t know anyone in the room. This is one of the primary reasons we established Section Community at New Life Church.
The purpose of Sections is to facilitate the connecting of people in biblical community. That begins when people experience a warm and welcoming environment in the section where they sit. Every Section has at least one leader and a team of hosts and it is important that they are pastoral. They do that by connecting, caring, and inviting every time we gather to worship and study the scriptures together. Continue reading “Connect, Care, and Invite”