Episode 117: Setup Teams and Portable Church

Portable Church can be tough on volunteers.  Learn how to help them not burnout.

In Episode 117 of the New Churches Q&A Podcast, we’ll talk about keeping your volunteers motivated in a portable church environment. Here is Alvin with today’s question,

How do you keep volunteers from burning out in portable church?

In this episode, you’ll discover:

  • Simple steps that you can take to make your setup team feel valued.
  • What you can control and what you can’t control in avoiding volunteer burnout.

Shareable Quotes (#NewChurches):

  • “There’s a good amount of churn in setup ministry.” –@edstetzer
  • “Try to work to have multiple teams [setting up and tearing down].” –@edstetzer
  • “When you see [setup] as a ministry it makes it more meaningful.” –@edstetzer
  • “Build camaraderie and fellowship in your setup team.” –@danielsangi

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