by Danielle Schneller There is no “I” in team but there is a “U” in volunteer! Precisely why you and/or your team shouldn’t miss out on volunteering at the 2012 Orange Conference, right?! This will be my fifth year to volunteer at The Orange Conference and it has become a yearly trip that I wouldn’t […]
If you’re a church leader you have, no doubt, heard a LOT about vision. Countless blog posts are written about it. It’s the topic of many sessions in many conferences. There are books written about it. As a church leader, vision is everywhere you look. Truth is, it’s vital, but is it enough? It’s like […]
I remember the first time I stormed into my senior pastor’s office and demanded that he allow me to hire an assistant. I also remember him telling me “no.” I remember leaving his office that day thinking he had absolutely no clue what I was dealing with on a day-to-day basis. I had a ton […]
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 […]