What is Compassion Fatigue?

What is Compassion Fatigue?

  It’s no surprise that research studies are finding that a ministry leader’s well-being is negatively impacted by the work of serving and caring for others.   This is not a fault of the leader or even of ministry itself.  Compassion fatigue is not a result of...
5 Ways to Ensure Volunteer Burnout

5 Ways to Ensure Volunteer Burnout

I was once told that someone didn’t want to volunteer in the nursery because they didn’t want to get stuck there for the next 5 years. Can you imagine? I recently saw a post attributing low volunteerism in the church to the increase in busy family schedules. Let’s...