Don't Miss! OC12 Preconference Workshops; INCM and YS Tracks!

Don't Miss! OC12 Preconference Workshops; INCM and YS Tracks!

The workshops were awesome! They were exactly what I needed to move forward as a wife, mother, church worker and child of God. – Dawn, St. Luke’s United Methodist Church I’m not sure I was “convinced” of preconference until I experienced it. I would highly recommend it. Those breakouts were invaluable. – Abby, Perrysburg Alliance Church The first session for OC12 may begin on Wednesday night, but there’s plenty of action going on earlier in the day at Preconference! If you’ve never attended... Read More

Five Characteristics of a Hurried Life

by Craig Jutila We are excited to have Craig Jutila with us again for The Orange Conference. Be sure to register for his breakout sessions before seats fill up! Depending on what journal, book or medical magazine you have read recently you may find a different list of characteristics. As it turns out, these come from my own life . . . and . . . they are on just about every list. Number 1: Tired (Physically Tired But to Guilty to Take a Rest) Let’s move from Type “A” to Type “BE” and get some... Read More
YouLead March Video: Gordon MacDonald

YouLead March Video: Gordon MacDonald

Gordon has been a pastor and author for more than 50 years. He serves as chancellor at Denver Seminary, as editor-at-large for Leadership Journal, and as a speaker at leadership conferences around the world. His books include Building Below the Waterline, Who Stole My Church, A Resilient Life, and Ordering Your Private World. Learn from this ministry legend! YouLead March Video: Gordon... Read More
A Sense of Urgency Book Study, Week 3

A Sense of Urgency Book Study, Week 3

My kids know me well. Sometimes they can sense how serious I am, even if I don’t say a word. In fact, the more quiet I get and the faster I move usually tips them off that Mom is more serious. They know I’m focused, concentrating, and they better shape up because I expect that they should be behaving this way as well. They know when things are getting serious. Likewise, they know when I’m a pushover. I can talk my socks off about how serious I am but they’re good at reading my mood and body... Read More