6 Ways to Make Small Group Leader Meetings Great

6 Ways to Make Small Group Leader Meetings Great

It might seem easy to blame your SGLs for your meeting failures. Have you ever heard yourself say thing like “They aren’t committed enough” or “They are too busy” or “They weren’t even paying attention!” And maybe you’re right. But maybe there’s something wrong with the way you’ve been creating your meetings. I think there are six things we can do to make a GREAT small group leader meeting. Make sure you’ve got all six ingredients, and you’re on your way to making a meeting strategy that... Read More
I Get It Now

I Get It Now

There’s something that changes when you see it for yourself. There’s a new sense in which we say “I get it now.” I’ve had many experiences like this in my life. The first time I walked into Neyland Stadium and witnessed over 100,000 fans cheering for the Tennessee Vols. The first time I walked the streets of Rome and really understood just how young America is. The first time I helped lead a friend to a relationship with Jesus. And it happened again, earlier this year at Orange Conference.... Read More
The Five Most Downloaded Episodes of the Orange Leaders Audio Blog for February 2017

The Five Most Downloaded Episodes of the Orange Leaders Audio Blog for February 2017

From self-assessment to volunteer recruiting to knowing your neighbors, our Orange Leaders community ingested a wide-range of relevant ministry tips and ideas during the month of January via The Orange Leaders Audio Blog on iTunes. If you haven’t heard, we’re taking the online blog content from OrangeLeaders.com and turning it into an audio ministry resource library you can access at anytime. Five days a week, Monday through Friday, we share ideas from ministry leaders like Reggie Joiner,... Read More
WIN TICKETS TO OC17 or RL17! Tell Us How You Are For Your Neighbors

WIN TICKETS TO OC17 or RL17! Tell Us How You Are For Your Neighbors

If we are for the Gospel, for the church and for the next generation then we probably need to be for our neighbors. You may be asking yourself what that really means or how that might look in your community? Well, to us that means . . . Your church is a place where people in the community can build friendships. Your church is a safe place for kids to talk about important stuff. Your church actually helps when something goes wrong in your community. Your church can help any family win at being... Read More
Sights, Sounds and Eats Around Orange Conference 2017

Sights, Sounds and Eats Around Orange Conference 2017

Whether you live here in Hotlanta or will just be visiting for The Orange Conference, there are never a shortage of fun things to do and fantastic places to eat. We’ve been told that many organizations use our event as a team-building experience. So, if that’s your group or you’re just flying solo, plan on spending a little extra time in our Southern hub, where the hospitality is free and the tea is always sweet. It’s a great place to explore! Here are a few of our favorite suggestions: Near... Read More