Avoiding Volunteer Burnout

adult female feeling tired and burnt out

If you’ve been doing occupational youth ministry for longer than five minutes, you understand that we have no shot at doing this well without a team of amazing volunteers. It’s just too much. It’s too many details. It’s too many students—even for those of us with ministries that don’t have that many students! But burnout […]

A Gospel Lens for Volunteer Recruitment

I’ve rarely met a partner in ministry who would recount their situation regarding volunteer workers as being one of overflow. Typically, there is some felt need surrounding either the quantity and/or the quality, of the leaders who are seeking to step into the sheep pin with us. On the one hand – PRAISE GOD for […]