I’m always trying to make signing up for things as efficient as possible, but in order to communicate with our youth group participants and their parents, I need accurate, up-to-date information. So there has to be a system in place to be able to collect this information and I find that using the computer to do it actually makes the process slower. So we still use good old fashioned paper.
Last year I went really low-tech. I grabbed a piece of paper, folded it in half, got a Sharpie, and actually wrote in free hand the information our youth group needed in order to communicate. It did the job. And it was kind of “retro” :).
This year I thought I would keep it simple, but I would formalize it and type it up.
Here is what we’ll be using this school year (2018-2019):