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The 3R’s Part 2: Volunteer Retention

Full Transcript: Amanda:                       Hello. Thank you for joining us. I’m here with my friend, Michael, and we’re going to talk about volunteer retention. So what does it look like? You’re in youth ministry. You have got a team of people around you. What does it look like...
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Youth Mission Trips for Teens

The 3R’s Part 1: Volunteer Recruitment

Full Transcript: Amanda: Hello and welcome. Today I’m here with my friend, Michelle, and we’re going to talk about volunteer recruitment. We don’t do ministry alone; we do it with others. And so, what does it look like to invite others into youth ministry alongside us? So...
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Better Mission Trip Podcast

“Who knew when we were doing short-term mission trips, we were training to serve at home?” -Tory Ruark, Standards of Excellence Amanda Roozeboom, SERVE Director, sat down with the Tory at Standards of Excellence (SOE) to talk about how we rethought missions, during the COVID-19 pandemic, through...
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Garden Dirt and Cheeto Dust

by Adam VanderStelt, Youth Leader at Trinity Church in Grandville, MI Written October 2020 “I’ve got to be honest. If I want to have fun, I’ll just call my friends and order my own pizza,” said Sam as he sawed away at an overgrown sumac tree, “But...
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