SSOL Materials for Volunteer Ministry Ministers or Volunteer Ministry Directors
Volunteer Ministry Ministers or Volunteer Ministry Directors may find these offerings regarding church administration; fundraising/stewardship; social justice studies; missions, marketing, and outreach; and spirituality of particular interest (please see a table displaying these particular online offerings below).
Volunteer Ministry Ministers or Volunteer Ministry Directors are responsible for the development and implementation of the volunteer ministry of the church. They encourage and provide a means for members to discover their spiritual gifts and use them for ministry. They develop a comprehensive system to establish position descriptions and identify and recruit people to fill positions according to their interest and giftedness. Volunteer Ministry Ministers or Volunteer Directors work with appropriate staff to implement the system in their areas of responsibility. They develop a church-wide program to support and recognize volunteers, and regularly evaluate and refine volunteer ministry.