On the Road Again: Orange Tour 2013

On the Road Again: Orange Tour 2013

Whether you’re aware of it or not, time is moving. You can’t stop it. You can’t slow it down. You can’t change it. The number of weeks you have to influence a child or teenager is limited. So, what would happen if your ministry team spent one day reprioritizing what you do each week in the life of a kid or teenager?  Orange Tour 2013, taking place this fall in 12 cities across the U.S., will begin a conversation with church leaders about a few core things to focus on every week that will have... Read More

How To Use XP3

These orientation videos will teach you, as the XP3 primary user, how to manage your account and license and download series as well as train you and your small group leaders how to best utilize the components within XP3 Students.  Here is a quick breakdown of each of the orientation videos: The Ins and Outs of the XP3 Site:  A Warm Orange Welcome and Orange Specialist Introduction How to log into your XP3 account Operating administrative tools and demonstrating communication system The... Read More
A Story of How A Methodist Student Pastor Renovated His Youth Room

A Story of How A Methodist Student Pastor Renovated His Youth Room

By Julian Molina Renovation projects in the church context are never easy, but they feel especially complicated if you are a student pastor, renovating your student space.  Attempting to renovate ANYTHING will take several “committee meetings” while juggling the day-to-day responsibilities of running a ministry, but if you are committed to changing your space, you must keep your eye on the prize. So as a student minister in the Methodist church, here is my story: Our student room was called:... Read More
What You See Is What You Get Social Media Plan For Parents

What You See Is What You Get Social Media Plan For Parents

Here is the Let It Go Social Media Plan for parents.  The goal is to have offline conversations with their students within each month around the IWISH content. If you missed the original post explaining what this Social Media plan is all about, then click here or need the Social Media Plan for students click here Feel free to use any and all of this information but also don’t feel tied to these updates word for word. These are simply examples that you could copy and paste if you wanted or add... Read More
What You See Is What You Get Social Media Plan For Students

What You See Is What You Get Social Media Plan For Students

Here is the Social Media Plan for engaging students with the What You See Is What You Get content. If you missed the original post explaining what this Social Media plan is all about, then click here. Feel free to use any and all of this information but also don’t feel tied to these updates word for word. These are simply examples that you could copy and paste if you wanted or add your own personality. If you have any questions, suggestions, or even content that other people can use to help... Read More