12 Ideas for National Volunteer Week
National Volunteer Week, April 12-18, 2015, is about inspiring, recognizing and encouraging people to seek out imaginative ways to engage…00
Making Externally-Focused a Way of Life for Your Church
“Help us to be more externally focused!” is a common appeal from churches today, and many churches are learning that…
8 Simple Gifts You Can Give Your Volunteers – That Won’t Cost You a Cent!
THE GIFT OF LISTENING – no interruption, no daydreaming, no planning your response. Just listening. THE GIFT OF AFFECTION –…
How Well Do You Know Your Volunteers? Five Questions to Get You Started
I think, we’d all agree that personal connection with our volunteers is a must! The better we know them, the…
Do You Know Which Hats You Need to Wear and How Often?
I remember in a previous position being required to track my time between writing, editing, and web work. I also…
5 No-Fail Volunteer Affirmation Tips
Make it a new procedure to begin or end each volunteer committee meeting with a volunteer affirmation time. These simple…
A Gift Your Volunteers Will Remember
Have you ever been at a loss when trying to find the perfect gift? My eldest’s birthday was last week.…
Six Steps for Effective Discipleship
When God brings volunteers into your ministry it is not just for the work they can do or the service…