Training Materials

August 2024

Intro Meeting (20 min) - August 6, at 11am EST

The training facilitator will introduce Discernment Groups and explain how the training works.

ZOOM LINK – Intro Meeting (20 min) – August 6, at 2:00pm EST

Check-In #1 (30 min) - August 13, at 11am EST

ZOOM LINK – Check-In #1 (30 min) – August 13, at 2:00pm EST

Check-In #2 (30 min) - August 20, at 11am EST

ZOOM LINK – Check-In #2 (30 min) – August 20, at 2:00pm EST

Check-In #3 (30 min) - August 23, at 11am EST

ZOOM LINK – Check-In #3 (30 min) – August 23, at 2:00pm EST

September 2024

Intro Meeting (20 min) - September 17, at 11am EST

ZOOM LINK – Intro Meeting (20 min) – September 17, at 2:00pm EST

Check-In #1 (30 min) - September 24, at 11am EST

ZOOM LINK – Check-In #1 (30 min) – September 24, at 2:00pm EST

Check-In #2 (30 min) - October 1, at 11am EST

ZOOM LINK – Check-In #2 (30 min) – October 1, at 2:00pm EST

Check-In #3 (30 min) - October 8, at 11am EST

ZOOM LINK – Check-In #3 (30 min) – October 8, at 2:00pm EST

August 2024

Intro Meeting (20 min) - August 6, at 11am EST

The training facilitator will introduce Discernment Groups and explain how the training works.

ZOOM LINK – Intro Meeting (20 min) – August 6, at 2:00pm EST

Check-In #1 (30 min) - August 13, at 11am EST

ZOOM LINK – Check-In #1 (30 min) – August 13, at 2:00pm EST

Check-In #2 (30 min) - August 20, at 11am EST

ZOOM LINK – Check-In #2 (30 min) – August 20, at 2:00pm EST

Check-In #3 (30 min) - August 23, at 11am EST

ZOOM LINK – Check-In #3 (30 min) – August 23, at 2:00pm EST

September 2024

Intro Meeting (20 min) - September 17, at 11am EST

ZOOM LINK – Intro Meeting (20 min) – September 17, at 2:00pm EST

Check-In #1 (30 min) - September 24, at 11am EST

ZOOM LINK – Check-In #1 (30 min) – September 24, at 2:00pm EST

Check-In #2 (30 min) - October 1, at 11am EST

ZOOM LINK – Check-In #2 (30 min) – October 1, at 2:00pm EST

Check-In #3 (30 min) - October 8, at 11am EST

ZOOM LINK – Check-In #3 (30 min) – October 8, at 2:00pm EST

August 2024

Intro Meeting (20 min) - August 6, at 11am EST

The training facilitator will introduce Discernment Groups and explain how the training works.

ZOOM LINK – Intro Meeting (20 min) – August 6, at 2:00pm EST

Check-In #1 (30 min) - August 13, at 11am EST

ZOOM LINK – Check-In #1 (30 min) – August 13, at 2:00pm EST

Check-In #2 (30 min) - August 20, at 11am EST

ZOOM LINK – Check-In #2 (30 min) – August 20, at 2:00pm EST

Check-In #3 (30 min) - August 23, at 11am EST

ZOOM LINK – Check-In #3 (30 min) – August 23, at 2:00pm EST

September 2024

Intro Meeting (20 min) - September 17, at 11am EST

ZOOM LINK – Intro Meeting (20 min) – September 17, at 2:00pm EST

Check-In #1 (30 min) - September 24, at 11am EST

ZOOM LINK – Check-In #1 (30 min) – September 24, at 2:00pm EST

Check-In #2 (30 min) - October 1, at 11am EST

ZOOM LINK – Check-In #2 (30 min) – October 1, at 2:00pm EST

Check-In #3 (30 min) - October 8, at 11am EST

ZOOM LINK – Check-In #3 (30 min) – October 8, at 2:00pm EST

Training Timeline

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Initial Zoom Meeting (20 min)

The training facilitator will introduce Discernment Groups and explain how the training works.

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Self-Training Session #1

On your own time, learn about Discernment Group Basics and Ten Essential Aspects of Discernment Groups.
• Read pages 6-9 in the Leader Guide
• Watch video 1
• Watch video 2

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Zoom Check-In #1 (30 min)

With the training facilitator, you will review everything from Self-Training Session #1.

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Self-Training Session #2

On your own time, learn about Leading a Meeting and Coordinating Roles.
Read Pages 12-16 in the Leader Guide
• Watch video 3
• Watch video 4
• Watch video 5
• Watch video 6

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Zoom Check-In #2 (30 min)

With the training facilitator, you will review everything from Self-Training Session #2.

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Self-Training Session #3

On your own time, learn about Gathering Members, Finding the Best Time to Meet, and The Important First Meeting.
Read Pages 18-21 in the Leader Guide
• Watch video 7
• Watch video 8
• Watch video 9
• Watch video 10

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Zoom Check-In #3

With the training facilitator, you will review everything from Self-Training Session #3.