Connecting With Returning College Students During The Holidays

Connecting With Returning College Students During The Holidays

by Cory Sullivan The holiday season is upon us. I swear I will watch Home Alone as least 14 times by New Year’s. This is an amazing time of year. People naturally tend to be kinder, more outgoing and more giving. The smell of Christmas trees, lights on houses and the traditions. Families decorating their Christmas trees together, fighting over the best Christmas cookies and enjoying the added craziness this season brings. This time of year means that families are coming together again.... Read More
3 Signs Families Are About To Leave Your Church

3 Signs Families Are About To Leave Your Church

A few months ago, my nine-year-old son, Isaac, wanted to take up gardening. We acquired a few containers and a variety of vegetable seeds and got to work. It wasn’t long before we began to see all kinds of sprouts, and his plants began to flourish. One afternoon, he asked me to transplant his cucumbers into a bigger container. The plant was very young and was doing just fine where it was but he was expecting a “big” harvest. I tried to explain it wasn’t a good idea to move the plant so... Read More
Join the Orange Conversation!

Join the Orange Conversation!

You’re likely on Twitter or Facebook once or twice a day. Well, we are too! We’d love to meet with you there—to share ideas, to see pictures, to learn more from each other about impacting the faith of the families and kids we serve. Here’s how you can reach us: First Look (Preschool) Blog: http://MyFirstLookBlog.org Facebook: /FirstLookCurr Twitter: @FirstLookCurr Instagram: FirstLookCurr Pinterest: /firstlookcurr Orange Specialists Twitter: Deb Springer: @OrangeDebS Gay... Read More