EFFECTIVE/LESS EFFECTIVE FACILITATION

An effective Faith-Based Facilitator A less effective Faith-Based Facilitator
Shows interest in everyone Likes to be in control
Listens carefully Demands answers
Encourages participation Hurries things along
Is well prepared Judges
Shows respect for others' views Is insensitive
Is patient Talks a lot
Is flexible Forces his/her opinion on others
Is open minded Thinks s/he knows best
Motivates others Has a fixed plan
Uses a variety of tools and approaches Gives most attention to the loudest people
Keeps the process in place Ignores quiet people
Does not control the outcome Sticks rigidly to a timetable
Admits and learns from mistakes Is anxious about using faith resources
Has an ear for Kairos experiences  
Encourages people to explore the Bible  

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