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Becoming a Connect Group Host

Being a Connect Group Host is an Amazing Privilege

As you step into this exciting role, we want to make sure you feel confident and ready to take on this responsibility. Review Key Responsibilities first, then click the apply button below.

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Key Responsibilities

Click the links below to read more about the Connect Group Host responsibilities.

Live a life of example

Maintain a close relationship with Jesus, champion the Awaken DNA courses, and attend major church events.

Facilitate Awaken Parties

Plan, communicate, invite, host, and lead your Connect Group the 1st & 3rd weeks of the month. Parties meet without exception during the Connect Semester. Lean on your host team to help.


Give updates to both your Coach or your party attendees as directed.

Take the time to fill out Health Reports, and be ready to review them with your Coach.

Take the time to fill out Health Reports, and be ready to review them with your Connect Coach.

Attend all Host meetings and Host rally nights

Join your Coach’s 4th Sunday of the month party and attend the Host rally each semester.

Invite people to your group

Have an open heart and an open home as you purposefully go find people who need connection and invite them to your group.

Create community within your Connect Group

Help your people in your group feel like family!

Shepherd the people under your care

Maintain a positive relationship with them and ensure they are healthy and growing as individuals, especially outside of the group gathering. Lead them along the discipleship pathway. Be a resource for your people as pastoral care situations arise, directing them according to the situation and partnering with your Coach as needed.

Identify and prepare new Connect Group Hosts!

Always be identifying and raising new Leaders from within your group. Help new potential hosts identify their host team in preparation to launch a new group.

Maintain timely communication with your Coach

Stay connected with your Coach.


  • You have spent at least 1 full semester attending a Connect Group.
  • You soak and serve during Sunday services.
  • You tithe regularly.
  • You are in good standing with your current leadership at Awaken Church.
  • You are excited about taking on the responsibility to care for and host others!
  • You adhere to Awaken policies of culture and behavior.
  • You can commit to a full semester of leading your group.
  • You attend and champion Awaken’s major conferences and events.

Ready to Become a Connect Group Host?

Click Apply Now below to fill out an application. We look forward to having you on the team!
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