Category : Ministry Teams & Volunteers

All Things New: Making the Most of Adult Volunteers

Brandon offers a great tip on how to make the most of adult volunteers. Continue reading

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All Things New: Youth and Reformation

Is it time for a reformation in your youth ministry? Continue reading

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The Spiritual Care and Nurture of Volunteers

The Spiritual Care and Nurture of Volunteers

How do you recruit volunteers? What qualities are you looking for in a volunteer? What kind of jobs do you give to volunteers? Continue reading

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I’m a Youth Counselor! Now What?

I’m a Youth Counselor! Now What?

As you begin your work ywith youth you will want to identify and clarify the expectations the people of your congregation have of you and your task. Continue reading

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Let’s Lead – Parents and Youth Ministry

Parents are one of God’s greatest gifts to the church, for without parents there would be no need for future planning boards, no need for Sunday School, and certainly no need for youth ministry. Continue reading

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Let’s Lead – Volunteers

Let’s Lead – Volunteers

Dividing youth volunteer tasks into more specific job descriptions can help your ministry by involving more adults. Continue reading

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Betwixt: Expectations of Leaders

Betwixt: Expectations of Leaders

One of the most important elements of my entire ministry, without a doubt, is my leaders. Without them, I’d be floundering alone in a dark, dangerous, and life-sucking whirlpool. Continue reading

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Youth Ministry Basics: Working With Volunteers, pt. 3

Youth Ministry Basics: Working With Volunteers, pt. 3

On working with highly equipped, highly educated one and working with the take charge or take over types. Continue reading

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Youth Ministry Basics: Working with Volunteers, 2

Youth Ministry Basics: Working with Volunteers, 2

More common problems and solutions that arise when working with volunteers Continue reading

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Youth Ministry Basics: Volunteer Problems and Solutions

Youth Ministry Basics: Volunteer Problems and Solutions

Solutions for when a volunteer isn’t the right fit or gets in over their heads. Continue reading

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