by Ron Brooks Summer came and went for another year. It wasn’t easy, but you survived the back to school kick-off season. Then came the Halloween costumes. You were either sewing ears to hoodies and finding the perfect color face paint, or running store-to-store hoping to find that last pair of Yoda ears or light […]
This week, I thought I’d highlight some favorite apps related to the various themes I like to cover on my blog. The following is a repost of “Top 10 Apps for Pastors & Ministry Leaders” that my ROAR team collaborated on and that appeared on the website of Technologies For Worship Magazine. ———– Top 10 […]
What Would It Take? This month we’ll be taking a look at Whatever It Takes: Geoffrey Canada’s Quest to Change Harlem and America by Paul Tough. This book takes you inside the mind of visionary, Geoffrey Canada, and his bold experiment to change the lives of kids in Harlem and ultimately, poor children in the […]
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 […]