RYM 029: Structuring Your Ministry For Growth

RYM 029: Structuring Your Ministry For Growth

Creating structure that supports the strategy of your youth ministry is key to overall ministry health and growth. But what should that structure look like? And how do you know if you have the wrong structure in place? On this episode, join Kurt Johnston, Pastor to Students at Saddleback Church, for a conversation with ministry leaders about the importance of structure and what you can do to create and implement structure that aligns with the overall strategy of your ministry. How to listen:... Read More
Six Tips For Starting Your Church Podcast

Six Tips For Starting Your Church Podcast

Podcasts are very popular these days. Whether people are following news and sports reports or stories about unsolved mysteries, teachings from well-known speakers or even thoughts from average, everyday bloggers, there has never been a better time to listen to podcasts. There is ton of great content out there for you to enjoy. And because they’re so impactful, this is the perfect time for your church to start a podcast! “Say what!?! My church can’t start a podcast! We’re not big enough!... Read More
RYM 013: How To Talk About Sex And Dating With MS And HS Students

RYM 013: How To Talk About Sex And Dating With MS And HS Students

Our students live in a world where sex and dating are talked about everywhere they turn—on the bus, in the school halls, on Netflix, and on social media. Because it’s so prevalent, it’s important for us to talk with our middle school and high school students about it as well. On this episode, join ministry leaders for a conversation about the best ways to address the topic of sexuality in our ministry environments. They’ll discuss real questions that students are asking, what to say and what... Read More
RYM 006: How Do I Not Quit?

RYM 006: How Do I Not Quit?

Have you ever found yourself wanting to quit youth ministry? Or, maybe, have you ever wondered what you can do to NOT quit? If you’ve ever been there before, this episode is for you. Join ministry leaders as they discuss the reasons many youth pastors feel the need to quit, what you can do to keep yourself from quitting, and what to do when it’s time to move on. How to listen: iTunes | Google Play | Stitcher | SoundCloud EPISODE RECAP   Why are youth pastors asking the question,... Read More
Top Downloads on the Orange Leaders Audio Blog for June 2017

Top Downloads on the Orange Leaders Audio Blog for June 2017

Thank you for listening to the Orange Leaders Audio Blog last month! June 2017 was our second highest month for downloads, and we are grateful you are finding the content helpful and engaging. Special thanks to those of you who have rated and reviewed the podcast on iTunes, specifically, CJones, Jeremiah Chapman, and BjornBeOnIt. Ratings and reviews help iTunes put the Orange Leaders Audio Blog in front of leaders like you who are impacting the faith of the next generation. I think you’ll... Read More