Children s Ministry Volunteers That Stick

Author: Jim Wideman
Publisher: Group Pub Incorporated
ISBN: 9780764426735
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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It's tough to recruit volunteers--so hang on to those you've got! You'll keep volunteers longer and keep them happier by giving them more than just a volunteer job. Instead, give them a volunteer career. Help them become leaders as well as volunteers! Here's everything you need to know to get your volunteers in the right job, then help them to grow in their skills and enthusiasm. Noted children's pastor Jim Wideman, from Church on the Move in Tulsa, Oklahoma, offers practical strategies for any size church. Learn the secrets of retention, and ideas that really work...instill proven leadership skills...and grow your church volunteers to be happy, inspired, and in it for the long haul.

100 Best Ideas to Turbocharge Your Children s Ministry

Author: Dale Hudson
Publisher: Group Publishing, Inc.
ISBN: 1470704331
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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A treasure trove of tools and techniques to take your children’s ministry to the next level...and impact kids' lives like never before. These 100 sure-fire "how-tos" were developed by children’s ministry leaders who’ve spent years fine-tuning the strategies that bring real success. You'll discover how to: • Equip volunteers to love serving and stay for the long haul • Develop a dynamic ministry area that kids love and bring their friends to • Rev up your vision and get your team excited • And much, much more!

Children s Ministry that Works

Author: Craig Jutila
Publisher: Group Pub Incorporated
ISBN: 9780764424076
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Create an effective children's ministry with help from the top experts! For over 10 years, Children's Ministry That Works has been helping ministry leaders create dynamic and effective ministry programs in churches across the country. Now, completely revised and updated, this new version will help you be successful for the next 10 years! Overflowing with expert insights from over 25 successful children's ministry leaders, you're guaranteed to find solutions for every area of your ministry! You'll learn the best tips, creative ideas and strategies from leaders like Craig Jutila, Thom and Joani Schultz, Mike Sciarra, Sue Miller, Pat Verbal, Gordon and Becki West, Jim Wideman, Chris Yount, and more! Children's Ministry That Works: Revised and Updated will equip your ministry with these key benefits: Help for key areas of children's ministry, including: Developing your leadership team Safety and liability in children's ministry Partnering with parents Teaching so children can learn Adventurous art and creative crafts Vacation Bible School Successful after-school and mid-week programs and more! 15 brand-new chapters! Plus, substantial revisions to the other chapters to offer you the most current insights and advice of the top children's ministry experts! Easy to read and packed with practical ideas! These ideas have been proven in actual children's ministry and refined and improved over time. Insights for every level of children's ministry! Whether you're a seasoned veteran or a beginner in children's ministry, you'll refer to this resource regularly for the help you need!

Kidmin Leadership

Author: Jim Wideman
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781617180019
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Focusing on the top-20 principles all leaders need to know, this guide compiles the experiences of a select group of youth ministers. Topics include knowing God's will, self-leadership, priorities, thinking in steps, visioneering, team building, caring for others, and more. 130 pp.

Sustainable Children s Ministry

Author: Mark DeVries
Publisher: InterVarsity Press
ISBN: 0830888470
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Are you a children's ministry leader on the edge of burnout? Sustainable Children's Ministry shows you how to recruit volunteers, partner with parents, navigate politics, and care for your own soul instead of frantically scrambling to do it all yourself. This practical resource will help you build a ministry foundation that will still be standing long after you are gone.

Children s Ministry Leadership

Author: Jim Wideman
Publisher: Group Pub Incorporated
ISBN: 9780764425271
Format: PDF, Kindle
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This guide is the perfect tool for encouraging motivated children's ministry leaders to grow their ministry with effective administration. And this isn't just theory--it's practical advice brought to you from someone with experience in children's ministries of all sizes. You'll get great field-tested training from the children's ministry leadership expert. Learn leadership fundamentals, sharpen your administrative and organizational skills and create great time management methods for yourself and your children's ministry staff. This essential tool offers ministry leaders: Ways to sharpen their administrative and organizational skills specifically for children's ministry, Effective facilitation and time management for yourself, your volunteers, and your staff, plus Tried-and-true, practical advice from a children's ministry trainer and expert in the field.

The Quick Guide to Discipline for Children s Ministry

Author: Gordon West
Publisher: Group Pub Incorporated
ISBN: 9780764440045
Format: PDF, ePub
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The most effective discipline tips for every issue you'll face--so you can focus on teaching kids and enjoying your class! You'll love this at-your-fingertips handbook for discipline issues that frazzle your nerves and leave you wondering what to do. Look to this guide for effective techniques that eliminate and redirect behavior challenges. We've also mixed in some humor for comic relief...so take a peek when you're in need of light-hearted encouragement, too! You'll find help for: Put-downs Back talk Not listening Biting Kicking Hiding Hitting Spitting Profanity ...and every other discipline issue! There's one discipline issue featured per page with instant solutions in this quick-flip reference guide. Efficient & easy to use!

Treat Em Right

Author: Susan Cutshall
Publisher: Standard Pub
ISBN: 9780784709207
Format: PDF, Kindle
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70 tasteful notes to let your volunteers know how much they're appreciated! This place would be a zoo without our terrific volunteers (add animal cookies). We are nuts about our volunteers! (add a package of nuts). Corny, sure! But fun and effective. Notes are printed four-up on a page for convenient reproduction. Just add a tasty treat to complete the message of appreciation.