Easiest Way to Explain Orange Strategy to Your Team

Easiest Way to Explain Orange Strategy to Your Team

Once you hear it, the Orange Strategy makes a lot of sense. However, if you’ve never heard of it before, it can be strange. Whether you are just starting to explore the Orange Strategy, or have been living Orange for years, the people on your team need to know what this is all about. Here are four tips for explaining Orange to your ministry volunteers. (1) Keep it simple. The Orange Strategy is easy to understand, but can be complex to live out. So, whether talking about it for the first time,...

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Using the Intimacy Bullseye to Gauge What Stays a Secret

Using the Intimacy Bullseye to Gauge What Stays a Secret

How do you feel about secrets? In my experience, there are two views. One side views secrets as something special. This is something that you only tell a close, safe friend. They’re things that hold important content that isn’t suitable for just anyone. This side enjoys mystery books and movies like Goonies or Raiders of the Lost Ark in which secrets hold treasure and hidden artifacts. The other camp views secrets as hurtful and divisive. Secrets are things that split friends and cause...

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What Role Will Small Groups Play in Your Church?

What Role Will Small Groups Play in Your Church?

In other words, do you want to be a church of small groups or a church with small groups? This is one of the most important questions you can ask. And understanding the differences will help you decide what type of church you want to be. A church of small groups will typically look to the small group unit as the primary way in which people get connected, grow, and receive care. For these churches, life in the body happens through a small group. A church with small groups will see small groups...

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All the Orange Love During Blogger Week!

All the Orange Love During Blogger Week!

It’s a week full of love here at Orange! We are so honored to have some wonderful family ministry bloggers as our partners and friends! This week, Orange bloggers are sharing some Orange love, so check out what they have to say! What is Orange Blogger Week? It’s when a great team of Blogger friends from all over the country serving in different ministries share about their experiences with Orange. All week long, they will be sharing about their past experiences with Orange and the...

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