January 17, 2013
The pros and cons of this old standby
Chances are, you've heard of the "empty chair." You may even regularly have an empty chair in your small-group meetings.
The idea is that it reminds group members that there is always room for more—and that they're supposed to be inviting others to join. While this can be a helpful visual reminder, there may be some negative consequences to using the empty chair.
posted by Amy Jackson on January 17, 2013 10:52 AM