Our team started reading through “Making Ideas Happen” recently, and we thought it would be a fun experiment to open up the discussion about this great book to our online community. So here goes…. Reading for Week 1: Pages 1-57 There were two big concepts that our discussion today kept coming back to from this […]
Whether you lead a ministry or are a volunteer, how you communicate to children, students, parents, volunteers and coworkers, reflects the overall health of your ministry. This month’s overview podcast is by Reed Dickens. Reed Dickens served as the White House Assistant Press Secretary for President George W. Bush during his first four-year term. He […]
Here’s a secret every good volunteer and leader knows: You don’t do something because you feel like it. You do something in order to feel like it. If you only do what you have to do, you will be limited in what you do. It’s the stuff that you don’t have to do that ultimately changes your faith.
by Jeremy Smith It is one thing for the church to know about social media and tweet randomly or to post a link on your Facebook page, and a whole other thing for you to actually take the time to actually come up with a working strategy. Your church needs to understand that a target is necessary, goals […]
“They do a great job with her but not so much with me.” This was the response of a friend of mine several years back when I asked how he and his family were doing at their church. He went on to explain that he loved what his church was doing with his kids on […]
Strategy is the name of the game . . . but it is hard to know where to start! Not only are you asking yourself where to begin, you are also staring at your computer screen and wondering how this will all work on Sunday mornings.
Welcome to the Orange family! I am sure that the road you traveled to launching Orange has been quite the journey for you. You have weathered countless meetings and budget crunches. You have researched and asked the hard questions. You have stepped out in faith to lead kids, students, and families, and you are trusting God […]