"For Those Who Are Passionate About Reaching The Younger Generation"

Youth Ministry Topics Recruiting Adult Leaders

Publicity (Printer Friendly)

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People want to volunteer in a ministry where God is working. Good publicity lets the congregation know what God is doing in the youth ministry.

Interviewing and Placing Teachers (Printer Friendly)

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It's tempting to accept any warm body that volunteers for that hard-to-fill position. But it's critical that we put only qualified leaders over our students. Here's how.

Critique of Personal Assessment Tools (Printer Friendly)

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Several tools for evaluating leaders' gifts and abilities are described and evaluated.

Evaluation (Printer Friendly)

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For ongoing development of your small group leaders, evaluation is invaluable. Here's how.

Teaching Team Evaluation Form (Printer Friendly)

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Adapt this form to fit your small group goals and style and use it to evaluate the effectiveness of your teachers and help them sharpen their gifts.

To Fire a Volunteer (Printer Friendly)

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A volunteer is ineffective and either won't or can't learn new skills. The youth under her are turning off spiritually. What can you do?

Recruitment as Shepherding (Printer Friendly)

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Recruitment can become coercing people into helping you succeed in your ministry. Instead, let it become shepherding.

Job Description #1 - Five Hours a Week (Printer Friendly)

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A job description for small group leaders which asks for 5 hours of shepherding, preparation, etc. per week.