Just as it takes a village to raise a child, it takes a team to build a youth ministry. But how? Offering practical insights, tips, and techniques, Julian shows you how to engage, develop, and keep volunteers---and guide them in leading teens toward Christ-centered lives. Sure to transform you, your ministry, and your students! 104 pages, softcover from Group.
They say it takes a village to raise a child. We're also pretty sure it takes a team to build a healthy youth ministry.
In 99 Thoughts on Leading Volunteers, Kent Julian will help you engage, lead, develop, and keep volunteers. As a veteran youth worker, sports coach, and organizational leader, Kent knows what it takes to build a focused, effective team. He understands the power of bringing together volunteers and guiding them toward a meaningful goal.
Why wouldn't you want to share the joys of ministry with a team of volunteers? Why wouldn't you want to help others discover their passions, gifts, and abilities-and then use them to make a difference in teenagers' lives? Why wouldn't you want to do life and ministry with a group of people committed to a common cause of seeing students lead Jesus-centered lives?
Join Kent for this passionate exploration of how you can best lead your volunteers-it's a journey that's sure to challenge and transform you, your ministry, and your students!
Kent Julian is the founder of Live It Forward, LLC and a motivational speaker heard by thousands of students and educators across America each year. Before starting this business, Kent was a youth pastor for 15 years and then served as the national director of Alliance Youth, an organization that serves over 2,000 churches nationwide. Kent lives in the Atlanta area with his wife, Kathy, and three children, Chris, McKenzie, and Kelsey.