NextLevel Online: Student Ministry Training

Session 2: Expectations for Volunteer Youth Workers, Pt. 2

This session discusses two more commitments: volunteers' commitment to students and youth ministry.


Classroom Instructions

Materials: Lesson Outline

Two more commitments:

  • Your commitment to students.

    • Youth ministry is relational

    • You are a cross cultural missionary.

      • How can we do this?

        • Embrace the awkwardness.
        • Show love to your students (five love languages).
  • Your commitment to youth ministry.

    • People in youth ministry are world changers; never underestimate your job.

      • How can we do this?

        • Don’t volunteer unless you’re sold out.
        • Be dependable.
        • Be a team player.
        • Be supportive of the direction of the ministry.
        • Build up your youth ministry.
  • Everyone has expectations for the youth minister; maybe we need to change our expectations.

  • Volunteers are youth ministers, too.

  • Love Jesus, love kids, work hard.

About NextLevel Online

The vision of Ozark Christian College is to glorify God by evangelizing the lost and edifying Christians worldwide. The mission of Ozark Christian College is to train men and women for Christian service as a degree-granting institution of biblical higher education.