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Orange Strategy | VBS

VBS 2022 Theme Reveal: Make Waves

Get ready to make waves next summer with VBS 2022: Make Waves! Kids will learn how what they do today will impact the world around them. Read More

Leadership | Preschool | Strategy

Why Toddler-Specific Curriculum Works

We at Orange are very strategic in teaching to each child's phase of life. Specifically, we rely heavily on research and child development to ensure the curriculum isn't only engaging… Read More

Elementary | How To | Orange Strategy | Parents | Preschool | Preteen

4 Ways to Help with Engaging Parents Everywhere

As kids ministry leaders, we’re here because we care about the faith and future of the next generation. To properly invest in our kids, we know we must engage all… Read More

How To | Leadership | Volunteers

Setting Up Kids Ministry Volunteers to Win

If your story is anything like mine, maybe you found your way into kids ministry because you enjoyed working with children. From a young age, I knew I wanted to… Read More

How To | Orange Strategy | Special Needs

Curriculum Adaptations to Support Kids With Special Needs

For many families, church is a safe space of encouragement, support, and connection. Not only do adults get opportunities to learn about God and connect with others, but children do,… Read More

Leadership | Orange Strategy | Preschool

5 Reasons Preschool Programming Is Not Childcare 

Sometimes people may call preschool ministry "childcare." However, preschool programming should not be viewed as childcare for five key reasons. Read More

Elementary | Leadership | Orange Strategy | Preschool | Preteen

A Kidmin Guide to Orange Membership

The Orange Membership gives leaders access to a library full of practical ministry resources with the answers to your most-asked questions. Read More

Elementary | Orange Kids Spotlight | Orange Strategy | Preschool | Preteen

Orange Kids Curriculum Scope and Cycle 2021-2022

What if you knew exactly what you would be teaching in your children's ministry and when you would be teaching it? You could . . . Plan further in advance… Read More

How To | Leadership

Rewrite Your Ministry Job Description as a Children’s Pastor

Help volunteers and leaders in your church understand what you do as a children's pastor by redefining your ministry job description. Read More

Events | VBS

5 Crucial Questions for VBS Evaluation Forms for Parents

We all want to improve our VBS for next year. That's why VBS evaluation forms are crucial! Here are 5 questions to put on your forms! Read More

Elementary | How To | Strategy

Creating Excellent Experiences for Kids and Preteens

Anyone in kids’ ministry knows that there are dozens of needs and moving parts that make Sundays happen. With the roles of volunteers, needs of kids and parents, various personalities,… Read More

VBS

Send Home VBS in a Box

The goal of these take-home kits is to put spiritual guidance tools in the hands of parents to help them lead their children. Read More