Do You Know What Matters to Me?

Do You Know What Matters to Me?

What is it that matters the most to you? Your kids Your job Your 401K Your next vacation A favorite hobby or sports team There are a million different ways you could answer this question. And the same is true for the kids in your ministry. For every kid, something matters. Maybe for the children or teenagers in your ministry . . . Homecoming matters. Unicorns matter. K-pop matters. Slime matters. Chocolate donuts matter. Instagram matters. Play-doh matters. Fornite matters. Pepperoni pizza... Read More
Orange Labs Introduces Interactive Workshop with Reggie Joiner

Orange Labs Introduces Interactive Workshop with Reggie Joiner

Have you ever wanted to spend an entire day with Orange founder and CEO, Reggie Joiner, learning some practical tips and strategies for making your ministry more practical? Because that’s exactly the opportunity provided by Orange’s newest series of events: Orange Labs. Coming to seven cities in late 2019 and early 2020, this workshop provides an opportunity to learn directly from Reggie Joiner in person, in an intimate setting, and in the company of other leaders facing the same issues. What... Read More
Two Mistakes You Might Be Making When it Comes to Understanding Kids

Two Mistakes You Might Be Making When it Comes to Understanding Kids

Try explaining age to a three-year-old. You may say, “One day you’ll be big like me!” And then he’ll respond, as he stands on a chair, “Look! I’m getting bigger already!” Teens aren’t any easier. Sure, they get what it means to be 16, but they don’t understand what it takes to be considered an adult. You, on the other hand, hold the membership card. You’ve lived longer, seen more, and know better. That’s why you are the one who leads the way. So I’m the boss and what I say goes right? Not... Read More
21 Questions To Help You Evaluate Yourself

21 Questions To Help You Evaluate Yourself

There’s a shift that happens around this time of year. Maybe it happened for you last week, or maybe it’s beginning to occur to you now: This year is almost over. Maybe it passed quickly for you, or slowly. Maybe it was filled with great advancements and achievements, or maybe it was pockmarked with disappointments and roadblocks. However this year went for you as a leader, looking back and taking stock of the past months will go a long way in propelling you forward into next year.... Read More
Partnering With Local Schools This Holiday Season

Partnering With Local Schools This Holiday Season

The holiday season is fast approaching! Radiant red, forest green, sparkling white and a host of other colorful decorations will soon be everywhere. Our festive cities have wrapped the once bare light poles with fresh garland and artificial snowflakes. Lively shopping centers have placed a massive tree where there once was a stunning fountain. And as we cruise through our neighborhoods, we see that some of our celebratory neighbors have added a little Christmas flair to their houses. The... Read More