How To Train Your Team Without Exhausting Resources Or Trust

2 Areas That Can Improve Your Meeting Experience

Training your team can get costly in a variety of ways.  You can waste people’s time and lose their trust if what you provide isn’t worth the sacrifice.  To make it quality you spend a lot of money, which can drain your budget.  We know meetings are important, but how do you make them worth it?

To ease the burden you need to:

The Perfect Agenda For Your Planning Meetings

6 Components That Your Agenda Must Have

As summer is quickly approaching the temptation is to wind down and relax.  The reality is you can’t afford to shut things down completely.  In fact now is the perfect time to plan and prepare for the next year.

How do you prepare for the next year?  It’s about bringing your key people together and making sure you have a comprehensive plan.  To develop a solid plan you need to make sure your meeting involves:

3 People Your Ministry Needs To Go To The Next Level

You are limited, even as a leader.  That means you can only take your ministry so far on your own.  No one likes to feel limited; however, it can be freeing to know that you can’t do this on your own.

Once you embrace the fact that you need a team it’s about finding the right people.  With the right people you will be able to reach more students and have a larger impact on the community around you.  That’s why you need a:

How To Know You’ve Made It As A Youth Minister

4 Signs That Will Tell You That You Are Moving In The Right Direction

Early on in my ministry when the attendance numbers would drop I wondered, “When am I going to make it?”  I was working out of frustration because my expectations of success weren’t being met.

Success has so many more signs than attendance numbers.  It’s more than awards and public praise.  And success doesn’t signify that you’ve made it to a point where you can sit back and relax.  Success in youth ministry means:

MYM 5 Minute Thought: How To Help Students Answer Tough Questions

In today’s MYM 5 Minute Thought Chris talks about the importance of helping teens answer some of the tough questions.  While you might want to just give them the answer it can be powerful when you guide them to the answers.

To join Chris live for MYM 5 Minute Thoughts follow him on Periscope @chrisrwesley.