How to… approach our Sunday morning gathering

You don’t have to be the pastor or worship leader to be prepared and serve on Sunday morning.  Here are some ways to prepare and serve Sunday mornings:

Before the Service

  • Read the passage in advance
  • Pray for the gathering
  • Greet newcomers (act like you are the host)
  • Think strategically about who you should sit with
  • Arrive Early

During the Service

  • Sing with gusto (even if you can’t sing)
  • Help with logistics (if there’s a problem, help fix it)
  • Don’t be distracted
  • Listen carefully
  • Be aware of your facial expressions (you may affect others and discourage preachers)

After the Service

  • Connect newcomers with others
  • Get newcomers information
  • Start a conversation about the sermon
  • Ask someone how they became a Christian
  • Stay late

HT: Michael McKinley

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I am a husband, father, and pastor. Greatest of all, though I don't deserve it, I am a child of God.
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