By Dr. Buddy Bell
Non permanent Ministers . . . most folk imagine it takes an extended time--years, months or maybe days to complete whatever profound, whatever nice for God. the reality of the problem is that church greeters have this chance each time an individual walks throughout the doorways in their church. Greeters have the extraordinary skill and chance to be an envoy for the Lord. The pastor's imaginative and prescient is carried on and his ministry is prolonged via those daily humans. Sound interesting? it really is! easy methods to be a great greeter on your neighborhood church and begin doing whatever nice for God at the present time!
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The best way to avoid a situation like this is to designate a person to start the prayer and another person to finish it. Make sure that everyone understands that all they need to pray about is their responsibilities and that the other ministries will pray for their responsibilities. Then you need to get to the doors and do what you have been praying about! 33 Greeting 101 Two or More at Each Door I think you need at least two people at each door, and if yours is a larger church, you will need even more.
If you have a bad attitude when you greet someone, they may approach the sanctuary thinking, If this is the attitude at the door, then this must be the attitude at the pulpit. And if this is the attitude of the minister who is ministering the Word of God, I’m going to have a hard time receiving from this church. So, maybe I’d better go somewhere else. This poor soul hasn’t even made it into the sanctuary yet, and already they are thinking about turning around and walking out the door after 22 Representatives of the Kingdom of God having met you.
See that your greetings are never stiff, boring, or self-oriented. ” are all greetings that can make a person feel welcomed and may even lead into a conversation. If a person you have greeted stops to talk or ask a 41 Greeting 101 question, be friendly and answer his or her question as best you can. While you are talking, remember: It isn’t just what you communicate through your words and your gestures but also what you communicate through your spirit that makes an impact on a person. As a matter of fact, what you communicate with your spirit is so powerful that it will often override whatever you may be saying through your words or gestures.
Greeting 101 by Dr. Buddy Bell