Checking the Heartbeat of Students is a simple, one-page handout created to help you as a small group leader stayed checked-in to your students on a weekly basis. It’s purpose is to help you establish a closer relationship with each student (especially with those quiet ones) and stay connected with where they are spiritually. In the handout, students will be prompted to share highs/lows of their week, prayer requests, and where they currently feel in their relationship with Christ. You can use their as a part of discussion and group sharing, or simply collect them for your personal knowledge.
This is a great activity to help develop and maintain depth in small group relationships. It is also a great resource for leaders who are seeking to intentionally invest in students and hold them accountable in their faith. Consider adding this short, simple activity into your weekly small group meeting to help you stay consistently checked-in to your students’ lives.