Influencer marketing is enjoying a moment right now. It isn’t a new marketing trend, getting people to talk about and endorse something has been around
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I’m a broken record when it comes to the number one thing you can do as a leader to grow your volunteer team – Pastor Your People First. You have to put the emotional and spiritual needs of your volunteers over the excellence of your experience. You must care more about who your people are becoming than what they do on your team. You must focus on their heart condition more than the button they push.
Millennials are apparently obsessed with a lot of things—self-care, self-improvement, food, ego travel (whatever that is), and nostalgia just to name a few. However, millennials are not obsessed with the church, as evidenced by the fact that they’re leaving Christianity in droves.
One of the keys to a dynamic Volunteer Team is scheduling your volunteers in such a way that there is a clear expectation of who is serving when. Planning is key. A ‘fly-by-your-seat, chasing down people to serve every week’ approach is a recipe for confusion and burnout – both for you and your volunteers.
Don’t tell any of my girlfriends, but I still confuse the two most dominate boy bands of the ‘90s: the Backstreet Boys and *N’SYNC. Perhaps
A great way to get in front of a bigger audience is for churches to have the audio of their sermons transcribed.