Thanks to Wayne Stock and Kenny Conley for their recaps of Day 6. We bet there will be more posts on our Orange Dreams, but for now here’s the list: KIDMIN1124 (BARBARA GRAVES): Orange Dreams KIDMIN1124 (WAYNE STOCKS): My Dreams For Children’s Ministry KENNY CONLEY: Ideas that didn’t work At CM Buzz, Keith shares some […]
Have you ever read a book that you do not want to end? That’s how I felt when I read this month’s book The Catalyst Leader by Brad Lomenick. This is one of those books for me, the kind of book that will have tons of notes in the margins and almost every single sentence […]
The good news about social media is anyone can interact with you. The bad news about social media is anyone can interact with you. Open access is the blessing and curse of online communication. Someone will eventually post something negative on your church’s social media page—it’s not a matter of if, but when. And it […]
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 […]
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 […]
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.
“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 […]