Training Events

  • 2nd Quarter Christian Volunteer Managers Network Meeting

    Tuesday, June 7, 2016

    High Value, No Cost!

    St. Louis area churches and organizations will once again gather to discuss the “ins and outs” of volunteer management. This quarter’s topic is Transforming Volunteers into Leaders!

  • A Film-Screening Celebration: Ministries on Mission

    Tuesday, June 7, 2016

    Join us for a special film-screening celebration!

    This spring, Lutheran Foundation of St. Louis made it possible for 24 area Lutheran churches & organizations to participate in a video storytelling class at Nine Network to learn how to “capture” their stories. On June 7th, participants will debut their very own self-produced videos highlighting how their ministries are impacting their communities.|

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.

EPHESIANS 4:11-13