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Usher/Greeter
A primer for one of the most essential roles in the church.
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Overview

Develop a better understanding of the duties and roles of a church usher/greeter with this training tool. Consider the biblical background of the role, what is at work when the offering occurs, the importance of welcoming guests, and strategies for keeping your church safe.

This Resource contains all of the following:

A High, Humble Calling 
Helping others worship is an ancient form of God-honoring service.

Greeting as Ministry
How the usher/greeter's role fits into the ministry of the church.

When Everyone is a Greeter 
Train your entire church in the art and importance of greeting.

My First Sunday in Your Church 
Ushers and greeters can learn a lot when they see themselves from the outside.

The Art of Hosting 
The importance of hosting guests, rather than greeting visitors.

Sample Job Description 
Modify this form to create clarity in roles and responsibilities at your church

10 Questions Every Usher Should Ask 
Are you attending to all of the aspects of your role?

Understanding the Offering 
What's really happening at the usher’s most visible moment.

Urgent Ushering 
What to do when serious situations occur during a service.

Preventing Violence at Church 
A police officer's advice on how to prevent, and react to, the unthinkable

Prayer List 


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Interview and Evaluate Volunteers
Get the right people in your children's ministry.




The First Sunday in Your Church (free sample)
Make sure visitors feel welcomed.

Why Churches Don't Grow
Five barriers to church growth.

Topics:Church Attendance, Church Safety, Hospitality, Newcomers, Security, Visitors & guests
Filters:Greeter, Hospitality, Outreach, Usher, Volunteer
References:Romans 12:13, Romans 16:16, Romans 12:4-8, 1 Chronicles 9:17-32
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Bhehane

April 19, 2013  8:03pm

Hi, I and my wife we are the Head of Ushering department, we go to Word of Life International Ministries under Dr Goodwill Shana, I have been an usher for the past 13 years but I still feel I need more training so to become effective leaders. I am very interested if you can assist me with the ushering training information of which I will also show my branch pastor in Gauteng branch in South Africa. I believe there is more to learn. Regards Kelvin

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carrie ward

June 09, 2012  11:36am

i would like to know every thing i need to improve our church ushers axuiliary

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mary Blackmon

August 04, 2011  4:11pm

i am the director of the usher board at my church and need some free information on training an usher

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Chris Tallent

May 24, 2011  1:11pm

I am the lead usher at my church. i would like u to send me some free things about usher thank u and have a bless day.

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carolyn mcgee

May 15, 2011  5:37am

I AM THE HEAD OF THE USHER BOARD AT MY CHURCH AND I NEED YOUR HELP CAN YOU SENT ME A BOOK ON HOW TO TRAING MY USHER`S AND A RATING SHEET`S

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