The Eight  Habits  of  Effective  Small  Group  Leaders

  1. Dream of  leading  a  healthy,  growing,  multiplying  group.
  2. Pray for  group  members  daily.
  3. Invite new  people  to  visit  the  group  weekly.
  4. Contact group  members  regularly.
  5. Prepare for  the  group  meeting.
  6. Mentor an  apprentice  leader.
  7. Plan group  fellowship  activities.
  8. Be committed  to  personal  growth. 

Dave Earley, 8 Habits of Effective Small Group Leaders (Touch Outreach Ministries, 2001).