Leslie has been leading children’s ministry teams in some capacity for nearly 15 years. In 2015, Leslie joined The reThink Group as an Orange Specialist for 252 Basics and considers it a dream job come true! Leslie enjoys blogging, interacting through social media, and building networks for local Orange Leaders to connect! Leslie lives in Noblesville, Indiana, with her husband Adam and their three children: Cassity, Jared, and Ryeligh.
Book Study: Losing Your Marbles/Playing for Keeps, Week 1Wednesday November 6, 2013 | Leslie Galema
At The Orange Conference this year, I was standing in line waiting to buy two books that I could not wait to read! I had a book that was called “Playing for Keeps” and one that was called “Losing Your Marbles” by Reggie Joiner, Kristen Ivy and Elizabeth Hansen. I proudly walked to the counter […]Read more
Book Study: The Slow Fade, Week 4Wednesday September 25, 2013 | Leslie Galema
I graduated from high school in 1999 and was in college until 2003. Growing up in the church, I heard the phrase, “Kids are not the church of tomorrow, they are the church of TODAY.” Confession: I had no idea what they meant. I can remember thinking to myself: Church of today? How? I think we are the […]Read more
Book Study: The Slow Fade, Week 3Friday September 20, 2013 | Leslie Galema
A few summers ago, my husband and I needed a babysitter to stay with our kids over summer break. I contacted Hannah, a girl from our church youth group, to see if she would be interested. As luck should have it, she was! Our kids loved Hannah and I always enjoyed chatting with her when […]Read more