How You Can Create A Facebook Call To Action

How You Can Create A Facebook Call To Action

Facebook has been making some changes lately. One of those changes is a call to action button. You can find them in two specific places: in videos you post and right on your cover photo of your Facebook Page (note: the call to action button does not appear on group pages or your personal pages). I actually discovered these buttons by accident. As I was posting some videos on the ministry social media accounts I manage, I noticed something pop up every time I uploaded a video directly to... Read More
Volunteering at Orange Conference: It All Started With A Cruise

Volunteering at Orange Conference: It All Started With A Cruise

by Cory Boerm Every year about this time I begin to look at my calendar and count down the weeks. I’m counting down to those last few days of April, when I know I get to step away from the craziness of my work as a children’s pastor and join the thousands that paint the Gwinnett Arena orange. I pack my orange swim trunks and become one of the many who travel hundreds and thousands of miles to get refilled and refreshed. Many of my co-workers look at me kind of sideways though, when I explain... Read More
5 Ways You Can Save Money On VBS!

5 Ways You Can Save Money On VBS!

by Holly Crawshaw VBS may be months away, but you’ve probably got Pinterest boards jammed with ideas and To-Do list tasks piling up. Before your plans get too far along, see if you can incorporate any of these money-saving tips into your VBS this year! 1. KEEP IT SIMPLE – It’s super easy to convince yourself that a great VBS is driven by an over-the-top stage set and hallway décor, but the things that really make a lasting impression with kids are strong relationships. And strong relationships... Read More
A Leadership Lesson Learned From Airbnb

A Leadership Lesson Learned From Airbnb

Have you ever used Airbnb.com? If not let me tell you about a community of people who will rent out anything from RVs to yachts—even a couch in their living room—to a penthouse suite in a high rise building. Think of it as a modern-day bed and breakfast but a little more adventurous. Why do I say adventurous? Well, let me tell you about the first time I booked anything on Airbnb. I have the privilege to travel and speak all over the United States and sometimes even in other countries. I have... Read More
Top 5 Things You Need To Know About Orange

Top 5 Things You Need To Know About Orange

Getting started with a new curriculum is exciting, and sometimes a bit daunting! Here at Orange we are passionate about helping leaders start off on the best foot possible. To help you reach this goal, we’ve put together a “Top 5” list for you: 1. Orange Specialists: Not sure where to find the curriculum materials you’ve just signed up for? Need some ideas for recruiting awesome volunteers? Want to find ways to engage parents in what you are doing in your ministry? Your ORANGE SPECIALIST is... Read More