Let’s face it volunteering in children’s ministry is not for the faint-hearted. Keeping a group of kids entertained and engaged is not always that easy. It takes lots of preparation to lead a small group or teach a lesson. Often, unless your church has multiple services, it means you miss church. Sometimes it is tiring and possibly thankless.
That’s why caring for, appreciating and boosting the morale of all our volunteers is so important. Often we work hard to get volunteers to join but we need to work as hard to retain and appreciate the incredible volunteers we have. Continually reminding them of the vision and their contribution to it.
Here are one or two of the ways we work to retain volunteers:
That’s just a few of the things we do. Why not share some ideas you have used to help appreciate and retain volunteers….