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Book Review: The Formula for Building Great Volunteer Teams

September 5, 2017
Volunteer Teams Book

Have you read The Formula for Building Great Volunteer Teams? This book has moved into the position of “Top 5 Must Have” books for Kids Ministry.  It is LOADED with information.

My friend Dale Hudson is the author of this amazing book.  This guy has tons of Kids Ministry Experience and really knows his stuff when it comes to kids, volunteers, recruiting, training and motivating.  His blog is loaded with resources and ideas on many different kids ministry related topics.  He has a humble spirit and an amazing servant’s heart.  I have visited the church many times where he was on staff as the Kids Ministry Director and my kids loved being in the kids program there.  He is an international conference speaker and trainer, and I have learned so much from this guy and his experience.  He is the author of several kids ministry books, and his most recent, The Formula for Building Great Volunteer Teams is one of my favourites. Continue Reading

Recruiting Ideas

Finding and Keeping Volunteers – Workshop PowerPoint Slides

October 22, 2015
Finding and Keeping Volunteers

One of the biggest challenges that Kids Ministry Leaders face is Finding and Keeping Volunteers. I have taught several workshops/classes on how to find & keep volunteers.  This post includes a free PowerPoint Presentation that I used at a recent event. It includes ideas on how to recruit, and who to ask.  It gives ideas on how to run a recruiting event and how to keep volunteers long term by helping them find the right fit.

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