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Events | Orange Strategy

What is FX and Why Should My Church Plan Them?

Before we start, I’d like to ask a couple of questions. Do you . . . believe that families with elementary aged kids are important to the church community? think… Read More

Events

Walking into Winter: 4 Events for Your Children’s Ministry

As we fall into all things pumpkin spice, trunk or treat, and giving thanks, we think it’s a great time to ponder what it will feel like walking in a… Read More

How To | Leadership | Volunteers

How to Appreciate KidMin Volunteers

If you’re a leader in ministry, you know how important volunteers are. They are the ones who help Sundays run smoothly, develop personal relationships with kids, and show up week… Read More

Elementary

Giving Tree for Christmas with Compassion International

It may still be 80 degrees where you live. But we know that as KidMin leaders, we're beginning to think a lot like Christmas! There are themes to prep. Decorations… Read More

Leadership | Orange Strategy

Why Life Apps?

Life Apps. Virtues. Character traits. God’s Big Ideas. Whatever you call them, you might wonder why they show up in 252 Kids curriculum each month. And if you do, don’t… Read More

Elementary | Leadership | Parents | Preschool | Preteen | Volunteers

Growing Confidence in Kids

As many kids step back into a physical building for school this year, one thing they will desperately need is confidence. They’ve had a year of seeing some really hard… 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

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