Training Events

  • Networking Happy Hour

    Wednesday, August 29, 2018

    $10/Person – Pay at the Door
    (Includes Appetizers and 2 Drinks)

    Send Me St. Louis and Thrivent Financial are teaming up, once again, to provide a fun, happy hour networking event to kick-off our Fall 2018 training season. Come check out our updated format and share success stories, struggles, and collaborative ideas with other churches and organizations making an impact throughout St. Louis.

  • 3rd Qtr. Christian Volunteer Managers Network Meeting

    Thursday, September 20, 2018

    High Value, No Cost!

    Join others from St. Louis area churches & agencies to discuss what works, what doesn’t, and how to best manage your volunteers.

    This quarter’s topic is: Keeping Things Fresh: Making Sure Your Volunteers Don’t Get Bored.


  • 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.