A Few Good Men (and Women too!). How to Find the Leaders You Need. Matthew 28:18-20.
And Jesus came up and spoke to them, saying, “All authority has been given to Me in heaven and on earth. Go therefore and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and the Son and the Holy Spirit, teaching them to observe all that I have commanded you; and lo, I am with you always, even to the end of the age.”
The things which you have heard from me in the presence of many witnesses, entrust these to faithful men who will be able to teach others also.
As each one has received a special gift, employ it in serving one another as good stewards of the manifold grace of God.
Whoever speaks, is to do so as one who is speaking the utterances of God; whoever serves is to do so as one who is serving by the strength which God supplies,…
How to effectively enlist prospective workers?Pray first.Know the proper procedures for your church.Plan ahead to know what workers will be needed.Meet on purpose, not on accident.
How to effectively enlist prospective workers?Bring a written job description or worker covenant.Interview prospective workers.Appeal to worthy motivations.
How to effectively enlist prospective workers?Do not appeal out of desperation or by guilt.Promise to provide support and training .Give them the opportunity to watch others.
How to effectively enlist prospective workers?Give them the opportunity to try it.Give them the opportunity to think and pray about the ministry opportunity.Allow them to say, no.