Love Church small group leaders play a key role in helping accomplish our church’s mission of leading people to become fully devoted followers of Jesus.

On Saturday, August 20, we are gathering all small group leaders for a Small Groups Leader Rally. Whether you’ve led in the past, are leading a group now or are interested in learning more about leading a small group, this rally is for you!

At the rally you’ll receive training, significant updates and strategies to ensure every leader is in sync with the common vision of for our church and resources to lead more confidently and effectively.

We will also be celebrating and acknowledging leaders for their commitment and dedication.


Saturday, August 20, 2022
9:00am – 12:00pm


Love Church Gainesville Offices
14370 Lee Hwy,
Suite 105
Gainesville, VA

Love Church Winchester
199 Agape Way
Stephens City, VA


What is the purpose of the Small Groups Leader Rally?

The rally is meant to:

  1. Engage existing and emerging leaders of Love Church under a common vision for small groups.
  2. Equip small group leaders with training, resources, and tools to help them lead more confidently and effectively.
  3. Celebrate leaders for their commitment and dedication to leading others.
Is this rally only for current small group leaders?

No! The rally is for everyone who has already led a group or who is interested in leading one.

If I've already gone through Small Group Leadership Training, do I need to attend the rally?

Yes! There have been significant updates to Love Church’s strategy and approach for small groups that all leaders need to be made aware of, and the rally will offer refresher information to ensure every leader is in sync with how small groups are to be led.

Why lead a small group?

Small groups are how we execute the mission of Love Church to lead people to become fully devoted followers of Jesus. As a small group leader, you become a key partner in Love Church’s growth plan for a collective group of believers who want to deepen their relationship with God and foster community with each other.

What expectations do you have for those who lead?
  1. Complete Church 101.
  2. Be a member of Love Church.
  3. Know and exhibit the seven values of Love Church: Heart after God, Humble Confidence, Hard Work, Good Vibe, Generational Leadership, Generous Spirit, Grateful Heart.
  4. Run Love Church’s playbook: Prayer, Sunday Service, Small Groups, Serve Team, Tithe
  5. Be passionate about encouraging others to grow into the fullness of Christ.