by Misty Phillips Have you noticed how fast Sundays come around? There are so many facets in leading ministry. Kids. Students. Parents. Family. Volunteers. There’s a lot going on, people. A lot! We believe that making time for the Orange Tour can help you make great ministry happen. Prioritizing time for your team to connect […]
Thanks to Chad Swanzy who came to the Orange Tour in Dallas and took these notes from the afternoon breakout on Student Ministry. The main communicator was Reggie Joiner and he also interviewed Greg and Bubba, from Lakepointe Church in Texas for their thoughts. 1. Create a ministry that outlasts your tenure in the church. […]
Who would have thought that the best-selling T-shirt at our local high school this year wouldn’t be determined by the logo or slogan, but by the shirt size. A small group of female high school seniors requested that we order size XXL (and these girls are pint-size!). On Spirit Friday, these girls creatively turned these […]
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 […]
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 […]
“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 […]