Volunteering (Paperback)Leith Anderson & Jill Fox
Find the resources you need to be inspired and trained to serve in the most vital workforce.
Volunteering can be a rewarding and exciting experience—but to effectively serve you need to understand the why, how, and what of serving others. Based on the principles and training they have utilized at Wooddale Church, pastor Leith Anderson and Jill Fox will help you better understand:
- the importance of prayer in ministry;
- avoiding burnout and serving for the long-term;
- tecruiting others to serve in ways that are natural and easy;
- enjoying the ‘pay’ that is more valuable than money;
- finding your fit and serving out of your strengths.
This short and accessible book will help you to find the resources you need to be inspired and trained to serve in the most vital workforce in the world today—the church of Jesus Christ.
About the Authors
Leith Anderson serves as president of the National Association of Evangelicals. For thirty-five years he was the pastor of Wooddale Church in Eden Prairie, Minnesota. His ground-breaking work, Dying for Change, became a national bestseller among the church-growth literature of the 1990s.
Jill Fox graduated from Bethel University and Bethel Seminary in St. Paul, Minnesota, with an MA in transformational leadership. She served for a dozen years at Wooddale Church, Eden Prairie, Minnesota, eight of those years overseeing the Volunteer Development Ministry she designed and implemented. She was pastor of Creative Arts, Young Adults, and The Gathering, Wooddale’s Sunday-night alternative worship service.
ByLeith Anderson & Jill Fox
Size127 x 178 mm
Number of Pages112 pp
PublisherHarper Collins Christian Publishing