Is Your System For Recruiting Volunteers Effective?

The Right and Wrong Way To Asking People To Serve

 

Let’s face it, we could all use more volunteers.  Doesn’t matter how many you have the demand to do more and expand your capacity is always there.  The question is, “Is your system for recruiting effective?”

There is not one way of recruiting volunteers, but some are more effective than others.  When it comes to recruiting volunteers you want to avoid:

Are The Teens In Your Ministry Just Another Number?

3 Ways To Make Them Something More Valuable

No one wants to be a number.  It’s impersonal and doesn’t give a person the value they deserve.  While there is pressure to grow your numbers, it’s important not to lose sight that the numbers have names.

The reason a teenager will come back each week is to feel valued and known.  That might seem overwhelming in a large setting, but it’s possible.  To keep the focus on the person and still grow the numbers you need to:

COMING SOON: MYM HUDDLE CONFIRMATION EDITION

When I wrote Rebuilding Confirmation my goal was to create a conversation that would help us change the way we approach sacramental preparation.  I truly believe this book will do that, but there needs to be a place where these conversations can be had.  Introducing:

MYM HUDDLE: CONFIRMATION EDITION

This is an online experience where like-minded men and women passionate about growing disciples can get together to talk about what needs to change, what can change and how that can be applied in their local church.

So, MARK YOUR CALENDARS for FEBRUARY 7th, 2017 when you can have the opportunity to:

JOIN THE HUDDLE

For more on MYM HUDDLE: CONFIRMATION EDITION click HERE.

5 Mistakes To Avoid When Building A Youth Ministry

Have you hit that point where you can put you can sit down, put your feet up and watch your ministry grow disciples of Jesus Christ?  No?  Well, you aren’t alone.

Building a youth ministry isn’t an easy task.  It takes time but it also means putting together a strategic plan.  Whether you are building a youth ministry from scratch or rebuilding a current program you need to make sure you avoid these 5 mistakes: