When asked “what do you do?” most youth pastors can identify some major areas of his or her week (church meetings, youth group and message prep). Obviously there are other small areas that require more thought. However, many are forgetting some very basic but BIG areas. My hope is that this post will serve as a simple reminder.
Some things you may have forgotten to put on your schedule (in no particular order)…
Did you forget to encourage (and inform) your team members?
An early-week (short) email to your team (lay leaders) goes a long way. Share the wins from the weekend, the schedule for the next program event and give praise for the role your leaders play!
Did you forget to “read your Bible and pray?”
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