Recruiting volunteers for children’s and youth ministry has always been challenging, even downright difficult. This year, there is an additional hurdle: Many faithful volunteers had their service completely upended this spring when lockdowns were fully implemented. In the midst of this upheaval to the church at large, many people became less fully engaged with the body of Christ and with their specific ministries. Some have gotten used to a new “normal.” That is why now, more than ever, children’s and youth ministry leaders need to earnestly remind the church of our sacred calling to disciple the next generation—pandemic or not.
One of the best ways for pastors and ministry leaders to recruit a team of dedicated, Jesus-loving, God-honoring volunteers during this time is to diligently…
At Truth78, we want to help children’s and youth pastors and ministry leaders do this more effectively. Here are some tools and resources to help you:
How to Effectively Recruit, Equip, and Encourage Ministry Volunteers
Inspiring Volunteers with a Big Vision
Additional Equipping and Role-Specific Training for Your Volunteers
Still to Come
We know that our current situation is drastically changing the way in which many churches will be doing children’s and youth ministry this coming year. We will be creating new training and resources to address some of the most common challenges, such as: