Episode 492: Roles in Churches After Reopening

In Episode 492 of the NewChurches Q&A Podcast, Daniel and Todd discuss what roles will be in churches when we reopen and how to prepare for those.

In This Episode, You’ll Discover:

  • Why clear role descriptions are important
  • What you can do with new role descriptions

 Shareable Quotes (#NewChurches):

  • “If we want to recruit people well and develop them well, the foundation of that is a good clear role description.” – @toddadkins
  • “If you are identifying the requirements or competencies that are necessary for the role, then you know what you need to train on.” – @toddadkins
  • “Roles are going to change that existed, and new roles are going to have to be established.” – @toddadkins
  • “How do you redeploy vulnerable volunteers? You need to have positions for them.” – @toddadkins
  • “People are wanting to serve during this time, we just need to give them the opportunity.” – @toddadkins
  • “We need to recognize that you do not grow into spiritual maturity apart from using your gifts in service to Christ.” – @toddadkins
  • “For their spiritual health, and some for their mental health, we need to find good roles for people to serve in in our churches.” – @toddadkins

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Published May 18, 2020

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