Don’t Delay on OC19 Tickets—Get Yours TODAY!

Don’t Delay on OC19 Tickets—Get Yours TODAY!

Growing up with three other siblings, we learned that if you wanted something, you called dibs. Has anyone else actually licked a slice of pizza before eating it to mark their territory or called shotgun for the front seat a week in advance from the family trip? Tickets for Orange Conference 2019 are available TODAY, and we want to make sure you are among the first to receive all the great things to come. Want your volunteers to kick it up a notch? Your parents to partner with you better? Your... 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
When You Have To Ask A Leader To Step Down

When You Have To Ask A Leader To Step Down

by Cory Sullivan In the pursuit of giving our students and kids the best leaders to help them connect to God, they need leaders who are consistent and competent. As ministry leaders, we need to be stubborn in who we ask to lead and stubborn in making sure they are engaging their role to the best of their ability. One of the more difficult parts of the job is when we need to ask a leader to step down from their position. There can be many different reasons why we need to ask. A major life... Read More
Creatively Solving Ministry Frustrations

Creatively Solving Ministry Frustrations

by Cory Sullivan How many of you have heard at least one of these things this past year? We don’t have enough volunteers That isn’t in our budget We need better curriculum We need a better sound system You double booked that room It is easy to get caught up in the negativity of ministry. There are constant barriers and frustrations that come up. Space is limited, your budget was cut in half, and you don’t have enough help to pull this event off. These are some of the most common issues of... Read More
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