Connecting with your local ministry partner is the first step to ensuring the foundation for long-term relationship is made. Here are some tips for ensuring that you can connect well during the week.
Take the time to have a face to face conversation early in the week with your pastor. Have a staff member or local representative of the organization you are with be present.
Ask your local host to share their testimony with the team. Don’t leave out family details - are they married? Have kids?
Ask them to share their vision and dreams with the whole team - this is important for long-term buy in from your team and sets the stage for long-term partnership.
Local pastor and partners highly desire connection and prayer. Take time to pray over them! Pray over the multiple times, with the whole team present if possible!
Gifts are universal. A small plaque, photo or gift are always an excellent thing to present at the end of the week serving together, to show your thankfulness.
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