Every Child, Every Nation, Every Day

Training

NEW VOLUNTEERS – Click here to REGISTER for training!

Training is required for all volunteers. There is an initial seven-hour training required by CEF USA for all adult volunteers that is provided FREE of cost. The 2-session training is available during both day and evening hours. Each session lasts about 3.5 hours with breaks and snacks. These trainings are scheduled prior to each club season.

Note: Youth training sessions are available to students ages 12-18 who want to volunteer.

What are the dates for training?
Training is held in September for the Fall Semester and January for the Spring Semester.

Training Schedule Options for Fall 2024
CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR TRAINING

Session 1 (choose one)
Date/Time: Monday, September 16 from 6 pm to 9:30 pm
Location: Mill Creek Bible Church, 270 Strasburg Pike, Lancaster
OR
Date/Time: Thursday, September 19 from 9 am to 12:30 pm
Location: Mill Creek Bible Church, 270 Strasburg Pike, Lancaster

Session 2 (choose one)
Date/Time: Monday, September 23 from 6 pm to 9:30 pm.
Location: Mill Creek Bible Church, 270 Strasburg Pike, Lancaster
OR
Date/Time: Thursday, September 26 from 9 am to 12:30 pm.
Location: Mill Creek Bible Church, 270 Strasburg Pike, Lancaster

Youth Training
Saturday, October 5 from 2 pm to 4 pm
Ages 12 to 18
Location: Mill Creek Bible Church, 270 Strasburg Pike, Lancaster
CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR YOUTH TRAINING

Good News Club may begin the first week of October 2024.

How do I register?
REGISTRATION COMING SOON!
Questions? Email Melinda Grant, mgrant@ceflancaster.org

What do I need to bring with me?
Please complete your clearances and paperwork before attending training and bring your certificates with you. We will make copies of your certificates for our files and you will keep your originals. You will also need a valid driver’s license or form of ID. We provide everything else including pens and paper for note-taking!

What will I learn?

At training, you will learn how to volunteer in an after-school Good News Club. This includes:

  • Small Group Mentoring
  • Teaching a Bible verse
  • Leading a Song
  • Sharing a Missionary Story
  • Teaching the Bible lesson (IF you are interested in being a Bible teacher)
  • Playing Review Games
  • Guiding a child to Christ
  • Behavioral management strategies
  • And so much more!

How Can I Get Involved?

There are several opportunities to be involved with a Good News Club. You can pray for the children and teachers in the club. Become a club teacher or helper by contacting your local chapter and asking about training and opportunities.