8-session video curriculum
Renovate introduces people to the possibility of personal renovation by exploring the foundation and blueprints of God’s original design for them. Each session includes a 15-minute video that complements the exercises and discussion questions in the workbook. So, you have people in your church who have accepted Jesus as their Savior. But what next step do you have for them in their faith journeys? Renovate offers a next step.
Completing this Study as a Group
Purchase one Renovate Workbook for each person in the group.
Pre-Read (optional) the upcoming chapter to prepare for the group conversation.
Discuss the video as a group using the session questions located in the Renovate Workbook.
To help you lead effectively and make the most of every session, 90-second weekly leader videos have been created to set you up for success.
Are you looking for ideas about organizing a group session? Download A Typical Renovate Session (PDF).
Session 1: Check the Foundation
Session 2: Assess for Damage
Session 3: Review the Records
Session 4: Call a Professional
Session 5: Draw Up the Plan
Session 6: Demo Day
Session 7: Take Out the Trash
Session 8: Hard Hats On
Where can Renovate be used?
Renovate can be used in several environments, including the following:
Small groups that have been together for a year or more
Key volunteer and staff development
Discipleship and spiritual growth groups
One-on-one or one-on-three mentoring
About the Video Communicators
SESSION 1 COMMUNICATOR: CHRIS KIM
Chris has been with North Point Ministries for seven years. He is the Starting Point Director and the Director of Community Groups at Woodstock City Church. He provides leadership for a Groups staff that supports volunteers leading Men’s, Women’s, Married, and Starting Point groups. Chris and his wife, Debbie, have one daughter.
SESSION 2 COMMUNICATOR: GAVIN ADAMS
Gavin Adams is the lead pastor of Woodstock City Church. Before joining Woodstock City in 2008, Gavin was the Family Ministry Director of Southside Church. Gavin and his wife, Chantel, have been married for 19 years and have four children.
SESSION 3 COMMUNICATOR: JOHN WOODALL
John Woodall is the Director of (7) Men’s Groups at North Point Community Church. Previously, John served as a senior pastor in Florida and Virginia. John and his wife, Debbie, have been married for 40 years. They have three sons, one daughter, and thirteen grandchildren.
SESSION 4 COMMUNICATOR: CLAY SCROGGINS
Clay is the lead pastor of North Point Community Church. In this role, Clay provides visionary and directional leadership for the local church staff and congregation. Clay has been married to his wife, Jenny, for eight years, and they have four children.
SESSION 5 COMMUNICATOR: RODNEY ANDERSON
Rodney has been in ministry for over 15 years, working with both students and adults. He has been on staff with Buckhead Church for five years and is currently serving as the Singles Multi-Campus Director. He loves good food and Georgia football. Rodney and his wife, Sarah, have two amazing boys.
SESSION 6 COMMUNICATOR: ANDY JONES
Andy is the Middle School (Transit) Director at Woodstock City Church. In this role, he leads the Transit staff and oversees a department with over 150 volunteers and more than 500 middle school students. Andy graduated from Liberty University. He and his wife, Christina, have two children, Eli and Peyton.
SESSION 7 COMMUNICATOR: ELAINE SCOTT
Elaine is the Director of Women’s Groups at Browns Bridge Church. In her role, she provides pastoral and strategic leadership to the women’s community. She is also a member of the Leadership Team at Browns Bridge, a group entrusted with providing vision and direction for the church. She is married and has two children.
SESSION 8 COMMUNICATOR: BILLY PHENIX
Billy Phenix has been the lead pastor of Buckhead Church since 2011. In this role, Billy leads the church staff and oversees all aspects of its operations. Before becoming lead pastor, he served in several areas for North Point Ministries, including children’s, student, and singles ministries. Billy and his wife, Joy, have two children, Ellie and Josh, as well as a big, yellow Labrador named Mack.