OC14: Jon Acuff Shares How Social Media Affects Our Kids

OC14: Jon Acuff Shares How Social Media Affects Our Kids

So many of us are gathered here in Atlanta for Orange Conference 2014. Preconference has begun, which means we’re privileged to sit in breakouts led by great ministry leaders. Jon Acuff, best-selling author of four books, including “Start: Punch Fear in the Face, Escape Average and Do Work That Matters,” and social media expert, led a hilariously captivating session this morning on “Understanding the Effects of Social Media on Kids and Students.” Jon’s message was loud and clear that we must... Read More
Win Big With OC14!

Win Big With OC14!

Orange Conference 2014 kicks off Wednesday evening and the 252 team can’t wait to connect with so many of you in Atlanta! We want to give you the chance to win big this week. Check out these two contests:   If you’re at OC14, help name the 252 robot! If you’re one of the 6,000+ friends attending Orange Conference, we have a special contest just for you. The little robot has been the 252 logo for years, but, sadly, he remains nameless. Help name the robot by submitting your suggestions on... Read More
REVISED: Social Media Plan for Elementary Parents starting May 4

REVISED: Social Media Plan for Elementary Parents starting May 4

Racking your brain for a way to provoke meaningful conversations between parents and their elementary kids in less than 140 characters? Well, rack no more! Below, you will find everything you need to cue parents this week through every major social media outlet from Twitter to Pinterest (so you can focus your brain power on posting the really important stuff—like that picture you just took of your cat standing in a puddle). And if you missed our first post explaining what all this is, take a... Read More
Big News: Upgraded Social Media Plan

Big News: Upgraded Social Media Plan

A couple years ago, a few of us met Reggie for coffee and scrambled eggs, and he told us about an idea he’d had late the night before. He thought it might really help church leaders if we put together some social media posts every week and posted them on our blog. Like most great ideas, it sounded really simple, got more complex after a few meetings, and finally came out to be something special: the social media plan we released in Sept 2012.   When we released it, we really said, out... Read More
OC14: There’s an App for That

OC14: There’s an App for That

The Orange Conference fits in the palm of your hand! This iConference experience will help everyone prepare for their time at conference, equip you on-site and allow you to rate sessions afterward. Even those not attending the conference can still have fun with the App, including watching the Live Stream. To learn more and view the features of the app, click over to Orange... Read More
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