Training Events

  • When Helping Hurts - Part 2: A Deeper Dive

    Thursday, May 18, 2017

    High Value, No Cost!
    Space is LIMITED to 12 people.
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  • Changing the Charity Paradigm: A Half-Day Workshop

    Wednesday, April 26, 2017

    High Value, No Cost!

    Send Me St. Louis has been at the forefront of advancing the conversation related to a better, more transformative way of serving the poor and marginalized. Given the significant interest in this topic, we have teamed up with The Lupton Center to offer a dynamic, research-based workshop focused on sparking imaginations, taking participants deeper into the key principles of effective outreach, and providing the next, best steps for those seeking to transform the way they serve those in need.

    *Workshop content will borrow heavily from Robert Lupton’s well-known book, Toxic Charity.

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.