Looking for a way to encourage your volunteers? I have found that one way is to share great, timely quotes with them.
Here are 20 great quotes to encourage your volunteers. You can share these in an email, at a team meeting, in a newsletter, etc.
“We serve for the outcome not the income.”
“Act as if what you do makes a difference…it does.” – William James
“Life’s most persistent and urgent question is, ‘What are you doing for others.'” -Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
“This is how changes happens. One gesture. One person. One moment in time.” -Libba Broy
“Volunteers don’t necessarily have the time, they just have the heart.” -Elizabeth Andrew
“Volunteers don’t get paid because they are priceless.”
“Work for a cause…not for the applause.” – Grace Lichtenstein
“Be part of something that is bigger than yourself.”
“The brightest volunteers are those who help others shine.”
“You make a living by what you get. You make a life by what you give.” -Winston Churchill
“A candle loses nothing of its light when lighting another.” -Kahlil Gibran
“Happiness is thinking of myself; joy is thinking of others.”
“It’s good to be blessed. It’s better to be a blessing.”
“Live your life to express, not to impress.” -Grace Lichtenstein
“There’s no time like the present, no present like time.” -Georgia Byng
“You have not lived until you have done something for someone who can never repay you.” -John Bunya
“Volunteers wear working boots but leave a trail of angel footprints.” -Terri Guillemets
“Volunteers are love in motion!”
“I am a volunteer…what’s your superpower?
“Volunteers are the love of God in motion.”
p.s. Have you read my new book “52 Devotions for Children’s Ministry Volunteers?” It is a great tool you can use for personal devotions, encouragement for your volunteers, team meetings, etc. Check it out at this link.