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Unforgettable Moments with Your Youth Ministry Team

 —  September 17, 2010 — 1 Comment

This week I created a new team award – I called it Unforgettable Moments in HSM History.

We picked up this inexpensive plaque at a local trophy shop and announced the first winner at a recent meeting. I gave it to Chris Wohlers, new to the HSM team. We were doing a funny bit live on stage during the Air Guitar activity last week, and it involved a complicated dance move that ended up with me tackling him, ruining his new HSM shirt and even giving him a war injury.

So why the award? I want to create a culture, I want memories, and I want to invite others to help me create this environment to work in. We work hard, we give everything, we love students. And now there are 11 empty spots on this plaque for more moments that bond us together as a team and help us remember the fun we have serving Jesus in youth ministry.

Might be a fun idea to start with your volunteers at your next team meeting!

JG

Josh Griffin

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  1. Links on Culture, Critics, Marriage, and More « Simply Jeff - September 23, 2010

    [...] Unforgettable Moments with Your Youth Ministry Team Great idea by Josh Griffin, the High School Pastor at Saddleback Church, on one way he’s helping to create memories on his team. I loved this particular idea and will probably do something like this with my team in the not-too-distant future. [...]

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