- "Smile! This one might seem like it’s too elementary to even bother to list. However, it’s an impacting gracious invitation and most of us don’t smile as much as we think we do. Put a big grin on your face, larger than you think you should. Then, you’re probably smiling just about the right amount. Why is a smile so important? It’s another verbal signal which speaks for you from across the room before you’ve had the chance to dazzle the person with your wit and charm. A smile says for you, 'Come on over! I’m glad to be with you!'”
Sunday, July 8, 2012
Tips to Make Your Children's Ministry First Contact Terrific!
Over the summer and as you look to the Fall it is so very important what you do to make the first contact with a visitor to your church and children's ministry because first impressions are so important - did you know the first ten seconds . . . yes, seconds . . . you meet and greet someone can, and usually does, impact the relationship you end up having with the person! I learned this, and five top tips for making a great impression from Maralee McKee's blog - Manners Mentor! I especially love tip three -