Volunteers

Leadership | Volunteers

Engaging Your Volunteers in 2020

If ever there was a year where the people we lead need us, it’s now. They need us as leaders to be personal in a year that has felt very… Read More

Volunteers

Leading Small Virtually

And, when I said yes to leading this group, I was a bit apprehensive about where I was going to find the time to lead and how I was actually… Read More

Covid-19 | Elementary | Preschool | Volunteers

Virtual Small Groups Guide

Digital small groups can be tough. Whether you are continuing to see activity and interaction online or you’re experiencing a drop off in engagement, here's a guide with 7 tips to increase engagement with your digital small groups. Read More

Podcast | Volunteers

OKP Extra: Leading And Training Kids Ministry Volunteers to Re-Engage After A Crisis

No matter where you are right now, it’s safe to say you’ve been affected by the COVID-19 crisis. We’ve experienced uncertainty and crisis like never before as we’ve navigated this pandemic in our communities. As kids ministry leaders and volunteers, we’ve pivoted… Read More

How To | Leadership | Volunteers

Volunteer Recruitment Guides

How do I recruit, train and retain volunteers now? Use these as you recruit the best preschool and elementary small group leaders and volunteers. Read More

How To | VBS | Volunteers

VBS Volunteer Surveys

Use these 3 free sample surveys to craft your own VBS Volunteer Feedback Form! Read More

Elementary | Preschool | Volunteers

10 No Cost Volunteer Appreciation Ideas

Looking for creative ideas to show your volunteers how valuable they are to your team? And hoping to avoid eating up your ministry budget to do it? Here are ten ways that you can elevate your ministry MVPs throughout the year! Read More

Podcast | Volunteers

OKP 007: Recruiting Summer Volunteers – Turn up the Fun to Deepen Relationships

Welcome to the Orange Kids Podcast, where we talk kids’ ministry and discuss practical solutions to our weekly challenges. This week, author and volunteer-recruiting expert Christine Kreisher joins hosts Mike Clear, Gina McClain, and Kellen Moore to talk recruiting and scheduling summer… Read More

Child Development | Parents | Preschool | Volunteers

3 Ways to Help Preschoolers Understand God

When it comes to the Bible, preschoolers might miss a few details. Just remember, they aren’t overthinking it. They are imagining it. Read More

Volunteers

Making the Most Out of Virtual Small Groups

At least for the near future, virtual environments in kids’ ministry are here to stay. Many of us are asking: How do we do this well, keep kids engaged, and keep them coming back? Read More