small group study guide


You have our permission, indeed encouragement, to make any changes you wish to adapt this study to your particular setting. Feel free to change the questions, suggestions, etc.

weekly video introductions

We have included short video introductions for each week of the study. Dick and Ruth offer brief insight and reflections only the weekly theme that help set the stage for your small group discussion. 

Click here or scroll down the page to find the video introductions.

Video introductions

Week 1:

What really Matters

Week 2:

Story: The Heart of Friendship

Week 3:

Affirmation Enriches Life

Week 4:

Covenant: Sending Down Roots

Week 5:

Dreaming: A Unique Accountability

Week 6:

Friendship is Sacrifice