Kristen Ivy

Executive Director of Messaging, Orange

Kristen Ivy is the Executive Director of Messaging at Orange and co-author of "Playing For Keeps", "Creating a Lead Small Culture", and "It's Just a Phase – So Don't Miss It." Kristen earned her bachelors of education from Baylor University and a Master of Divinity from Mercer University. Before joining Orange, she taught biology and English in the public school system, where she learned the joy of influencing the next generation. She's married to Matt and has three children.

Episode 06

OKP 006: VBS – Planning Your Very Best Summer

Welcome to the Orange Kids Podcast, where we talk kids’ ministry and discuss practical solutions to our weekly challenges. This week, Orange VBS Director Amy Fenton joins hosts Mike Clear,… Read More
Episode 05

OKP 005: Planning for Easter He Is Risen—But Your Machine Will Go Down

Welcome to the Orange Kids Podcast, where we talk kids’ ministry and discuss practical solutions to our weekly challenges. This week, hosts Mike Clear, Gina McClain, and Kellen Moore talk… Read More
Episode 04

OKP 004: How to Talk About Salvation – Rotary Phone Line to Heaven

Welcome to the brand-new Orange Kids Podcast, where we talk kids’ ministry and discuss practical solutions to our weekly challenges. Hosts Gina, Mike and Kellen share their personal experiences with… Read More
Episode 03

OKP 003: “The Talk” Doesn’t Speak – How to Introduce Phase-Appropriate Sexual Integrity Conversations

Dr. Jim Burns of HomeWord ministry joins hosts Mike Clear, Gina McClain, and Kellen Moore to discuss phase-appropriate ways of introducing sexual integrity to preschool and elementary students and how… Read More
Episode 02

OKP 002: Donuts Speak Louder – Communicating with Volunteers

Aaron & Karen Collier, children’s pastor and preschool director at Piedmont Church in Marietta, Ga., visit to talk communicating with your ministry volunteers when it comes to training, vision casting,… Read More