Sessions Overview

Session 1


Concepts:

WELCOME TO ZÚME — You'll see how God uses ordinary people doing simple things to make a big impact.
TEACH THEM TO OBEY — Discover the essence of being a disciple, making a disciple, and what is the church.
SPIRITUAL BREATHING — Being a disciple means we hear from God and we obey God.

Tools:

S.O.A.P.S. BIBLE READING — a tool for daily Bible study that helps you understand, obey, and share God’s Word
ACCOUNTABILITY GROUPS — a tool for two or three people of the same gender to meet weekly and encourage each other in areas that are going well and reveal areas that need correction

Practice:

ACCOUNTABILITY GROUPS — Break into groups of two or three people to work through the Accountability Questions. (45 minutes)

Session 2

List 100 people you know, 3 categories: those who follow Jesus, those who don't follow Jesus, those they're not sure about

Concepts:

PRODUCERS VS. CONSUMERS — You'll discover the four main ways God makes everyday followers more like Jesus.

Tools:

PRAYER CYCLE — See how easy it is to spend an hour in prayer.
LIST OF 100 — a tool designed to help you be a good steward of your relationships

Practice:

PRAYER CYCLE — Spend 60 minutes in prayer individually.
LIST OF 100 — Create your own list of 100. (30 minutes)

Session 3

Whoever can be trusted with very little can also be trusted with much. - Jesus. Breathe in, hear, breathe out, obey and share. Giving God's blessingsObey, do, practise, share, teach, pass on

Concepts:

SPIRITUAL ECONOMY — Learn how God's economy is different from the world's. God invests more in those who are faithful with what they've already been given.
CREATION TO JUDGMENT — Learn a way to share God’s Good News from the beginning of humanity all the way to the end of this age.

Tools:

BAPTISM — Jesus said, “Go and make disciples of all nations, BAPTIZING them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit…” Learn how to put this into practice.

Practice:

SHARE GOD’S STORY — Break into groups of two or three and practice sharing God’s Story. (45 minutes)

Session 4


Concepts:

GREATEST BLESSING — Learn a simple pattern of making not just one follower of Jesus but entire spiritual families who multiply for generations to come.
EYES TO SEE — Begin to see where God’s Kingdom isn’t. These are usually the places where God wants to work the most.

Tools:

3-MINUTE TESTIMONY — Learn how to share your testimony in three minutes by sharing how Jesus has impacted your life.
THE LORD'S SUPPER — It’s a simple way to celebrate our intimate connection and ongoing relationship with Jesus. Learn a simple way to celebrate.

Practice:

SHARING YOUR TESTIMONY — Break into groups of two or three and practice sharing your Testimony with others. (45 minutes)
THE LORD'S SUPPER — Take time as a group to do this together. (10 minutes)

Session 5


Tools:

PRAYER WALKING — It’s a simple way to obey God’s command to pray for others. And it's just what it sounds like — praying to God while walking around!

Practice:

B.L.E.S.S. PRAYER — Practice a simple mnemonic to remind you of ways to pray for others. (15 minutes)
PRAYER WALKING — Break into groups of two or three and go out into the community to practice Prayer Walking. (60-90 minutes)

Session 6


Concepts:

FAITHFULNESS — It's important what disciples know — but it's much more important what they DO with what they know.

Tools:

3/3 GROUP FORMAT — A 3/3 Group is a way for followers of Jesus to meet, pray, learn, grow, fellowship and practice obeying and sharing what they've learned. In this way, a 3/3 Group is not just a small group but a Simple Church. (80 minutes)

Session 7


Concepts:

TRAINING CYCLE — Learn the training cycle and consider how it applies to disciple making.

Practice:

3/3 GROUP — Your entire group will spend 90 minutes practicing the 3/3 Group Format.

Session 8


Concepts:

LEADERSHIP CELLS — A Leadership Cell is a way someone who feels called to lead can develop their leadership by practicing serving.

Practice:

3/3 GROUP — Your entire group will spend 90 minutes practicing the 3/3 Group Format.

Session 9


Concepts:

NON-SEQUENTIAL — See how disciple making doesn't have to be linear. Multiple things can happen at the same time.
PACE — Multiplying matters and multiplying quickly matters even more. See why pace matters.
PART OF TWO CHURCHES — Learn how to obey Jesus' commands by going AND staying.

Practice:

3-MONTH PLAN — Create and share your plan for how you will implement the Zúme tools over the next three months. (60 minutes)

Session 10 - Advanced Training


Concepts:

LEADERSHIP IN NETWORKS — Learn how multiplying churches stay connected and live life together as an extended, spiritual family.

Tools:

PEER MENTORING GROUPS — This is a group that consists of people who are leading and starting 3/3 Groups. It also follows a 3/3 format and is a powerful way to assess the spiritual health of God’s work in your area.

Practice:

COACHING CHECKLIST — The Coaching Checklist is a powerful tool you can use to quickly assess your own strengths and vulnerabilities when it comes to making disciples who multiply. (10 minutes)
PEER MENTORING GROUPS — Break into groups of two or three and work through the Peer Mentoring Group format. (60 minutes)