New Year. New Me. And This Time, It’s Personal

New Year. New Me. And This Time, It’s Personal

You can see the difference in a leader who is just showing up and a caring leader who shows up predictably to create a safe community. There’s an obvious difference between someone reading off a script and someone who has crafted an engaging, relevant, and memorable experience. And you can feel the climate change in a ministry when the leader goes from checking off another Sunday to aligning a team with a common language and strategy. The difference comes, and things begin to change, when you... Read More
3 Easy Tips to Prepare for Orange Conference like an Expert

3 Easy Tips to Prepare for Orange Conference like an Expert

Are you ready for The Orange Conference? I’m not just asking if you’ve purchased your ticket. I’m checking to see if you are really ready for all this conference has to offer. Do some work today so you are prepared to leave, learn, and return with all that God has in store for you.  Prepare to Take Off: Make a List  Open up your phone or pull out a notepad and begin your Orange Conference list. Write down everything you need to do to be away. Items might include: select breakouts download the... Read More
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... Read More
5 Compelling Reasons to Attend a Conference in 2017

5 Compelling Reasons to Attend a Conference in 2017

Will you attend a conference this year? Most likely you have clicked the email, you received the mailer, and you have seen the advertisement on social media. You hear a lot of people talking about how much fun they had at a conference, and you have a feeling that you should attend but you have not taken the steps to make your intentions a reality. Or maybe you have attended a conference in the past but it has been a few years since you made attending a conference a priority. Conferences are a... Read More
Don’t Overlook These 5 Strategies For Goal-Making

Don’t Overlook These 5 Strategies For Goal-Making

by Corey Jones This year can be your best year yet or . . . perhaps you will fall right back into the same routines from last year. How do some leaders carry their projects to the finish line while others get close to the goal and fizzle out? How do some leaders continue working hard to take their idea to the next level? And how do leaders push personal, professional, or ministry ideas to completion breaking through to ultimate success? Here are five strategies that I’ve found helpful when... Read More