You ask for volunteers and no one signs up. Why? Because people are looking for purpose outside of their 9 to 5 job. Most people volunteer to join a ministry because they relate to its purpose. Does your Children's ministry have purpose?
Even God takes the time to say "well done good and faithful servant." Do you? Although most people don't volunteer for the recognition and appreciation, it's nice to hear a "thank you we appreciate you" or "I'm praying for you" once in a while.
The youth who have a heart to serve, can be a great addition to your children’s ministry volunteer team. So how do you make sure they have the right motives? How do you recruit, orientate, and train them successfully? This children’s ministry training video covers all that and more.