Training Events

  • Missional Living: Relationships as a Way of Life

    Thursday, October 6, 2016

    High Value, No Cost!

    Most of us recognize that relationships are an essential component to effective engagement in the community, but we struggle with actually forming these meaningful relationships with those around us. How can we develop a lifestyle and ministries that view all of life as an opportunity to meet, get to know, and serve others? Join us as Lucas Rouggly offers an engaging and practical session on how to move toward a new model where relationships are central to all you do.

  • Leading Towards Culture Change: Practical Application

    Tuesday, October 25, 2016

    High Value, No Cost!

    Last spring, Send Me St. Louis hosted a session on how church/organization culture impacts outreach, and how to alter or clarify your mission, vision, values, and strategy in order to engage in more effective ministry. This fall, Professor Todd Jones from Concordia Seminary St. Louis will join us again for a more in-depth look at the practice of leading towards culture change and how to put strategies and principles into action.

New Resources

  • Spring Into Service: Easy Ways to Get Started!

    Winter is (finally) over and spring has begun.  It’s a perfect time to get out and serve your community!  Want to do something but not sure where to start?  Following are a variety of easy ways you can SERVE BOLDLY! The Good Earth: Got a green thumb? Serve through your ... Read More
  • Listen Well.

    By Matt Miller, Send Me St. Louis Serving your community isn’t the point. The point is a life transformed by God’s extravagant love and grace.  While serving your community isn’t the point, we serve a God who uses it to shape and mold us more into the image of Christ. ... Read More
  • The Domino Effect of Setting Goals for Volunteer Involvement

    What a great January 2016 article from Energize! Inc. – Susan J. Ellis shares an enlightening perspective on volunteer engagement (or the lack there of)! “Welcome to 2016. Just as individuals make new year’s resolutions, organizations tend to assess their priorities when a new year begins. So this may be ... Read More

Called to Serve

It was he who gave some to be apostles, some to be prophets, some to be evangelists, and some to be pastors and teachers, to prepare God’s people for works of service, so that the body of Christ may be built up until we all reach unity in the faith and in the knowledge of the Son of God and become mature, attaining to the whole measure of the fullness of Christ.