First Steps – Keys to Building Vibrant Ministry is a One-day Workshop Designed For

  • All Christian Churches
    • looking to start or revamp women’s ministry or other ministries
    • looking to provide resources and training for ministry teams or leaders
  • Lay Leaders
    • looking to start or revamp women’s ministry or other ministry teams in the local church

First Steps – Keys to Building Vibrant Ministry Outcomes

  • Lays a foundation for effective ministry to be built upon
  • Increases understanding of the need for a clear ministry purpose and vision
  • Demonstrates how personality and spiritual gifts cooperate in ministry
  • Provides tools and insight into how to handle conflict in a biblical way

First Steps Covers

  • Building Effective Ministry
  • Developing a Vision Statement
  • Building a Team
  • Spiritual Gifts and Women’s Ministry
  • Dealing with Conflict
  • Discussion Destroyers
  • Planning from Anticipated Outcomes

 First Steps Workshop Formats (2 options)

Option 1: Live Online 

This is a live-online workshop for ministry teams

Teaching will include

  • Live online instruction
  • A 30-page workbook (will be emailed to you)
  • Group discussion 
  • Group exercises
  • PowerPoint slides 

Steps to Participating in First Steps Live Online

  1. Register your ministry team or teams
  2. Watch for an email from Kelly containing the First Steps workbook Zoom platform meeting link
  3. Choose a location to host the workshop. Your church or a home can work.  The location you choose must have seating around tables, or suitability to group discussion, and have a kitchen for coffee and lunch service.

Technical Needs

  • Internet access
  • A computer that has a microphone and camera access
  • Screen access so all participants can view the teaching and powerpoint slides

Other Services

If your team would like further coaching please contact [email protected] for coaching prices and packages.

Option 2: In-Person Training

Description: This is a live workshop for ministry teams

Teaching will include

  • Live instruction by Kelly
  • A 30-page workbook 
  • Group discussion 
  • Group exercises
  • Individual exercises
  • PowerPoint slides

Steps to Participating in First Steps Live 

  1. Contact Kelly for booking
  2. Complete the Hosting Agreement
  3. Register your ministry team or have individuals register individually
  4. Watch for an email from Kelly containing posters, brochures and social media slides for advertising purposes
  5. Gather individuals to provide refreshments and handle meeting room set up

Technical Needs

  • Internet access
  • Screen and projector for PowerPoint
  • Microphone if room requires it

Other Services

If your team would like further coaching please contact [email protected] for coaching prices and packages.

Testimonials

“In First Steps, Kelly Rader shared tools and insight into effectively growing women’s ministry. Her honesty and professionalism was greatly appreciated and created an environment of exploring and learning. She was thorough and prepared. An enjoyable day, I highly recommend this seminar for women’s ministry leaders.” Marybeth

Click here for First Steps Hosting Agreement

Click here for Upcoming First Steps Workshop Dates

Contact Kelly