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Covid-19 | How To | Orange Strategy

What Does Church Look Like Now? 3 Ways to Re-Open In The Midst of Covid-19

As you reopen your church doors, try to open as many doors as you can to your families. Keep the open doors open, open the predictable ones, but also try… Read More

How To | Technology

Building A Social Media Strategy for Children’s Ministry

In this digital age, there’s no denying space must be made for learning to effectively engage those in your sphere of influence in new ways. Nearly every school, corporation, non-profit,… Read More

Covid-19 | Orange Strategy | Preschool | Preteen | Volunteers

What’s Next: How to Plan Your Year In Children’s Ministry

Creating a strategy energizes an entire ministry. It gives purpose to every event, every gathering. It centers your ministry around an approach that makes the things that matter most, matter… Read More

Leadership

Let’s Get It Right This Time

Every generation takes a cue from the generation that came before it. The hard truth about racism in any generation is that it doesn’t just happen by accident. The Church… Read More

Parents | Preschool | Volunteers

3 Ways to Activate Your Preschooler’s Mind This Summer

If you have little ones, you know how challenging summer can be. When you’re not on vacation or sending your preschooler to day camp, it’s all on you to keep… Read More

Volunteers

Volunteer Recruiting: 4 Things Your Ministry Volunteers Need to Know

When it comes to recruiting and retaining volunteers, we strive to find the best way to make sure everyone knows the opportunities available to serve. But sometimes it’s not what… Read More

Covid-19 | Parents | Special Needs

Partnering with Parents of Special Needs Families During the COVID-19 Pandemic

We recently asked some ministry leaders to share what they’re currently doing to support and partner with families with children with special needs during this time. Here are some main… Read More

Orange Strategy

What’s Next For You and Your Church During COVID-19

As an organization, when the COVID-19 outbreak first began, we made a statement: “We are all in this together.” And we really meant that. So here's what's next. Read More

Child Development | Covid-19

Helping Parents Create Rhythm in Crisis

Now, all over the world, families are finding themselves in a situation where all the hours are happening at home. What happens at home isn’t just more important. It’s all… Read More

Espanol

Cómo mantenerse conectado con sus líderes de grupos pequeños durante COVID-19

Como líderes, estamos tratando de encontrar una nueva norma para nuestros ministerios. Estamos tratando de infundir esperanza, verdad y amor a las familias de nuestra comunidad, todo mientras cuidamos a… Read More

VBS

Fear Factor: Shifting Our Focus from “What If?” to “When”

Fears—we all have them. Some fears our imaginations manufacture, like the monsters under our beds or the fear of the dark. But some fears, like the spread of a virus… Read More

Covid-19 | Volunteers

How to Equip Your Team to Lead Small in a Crisis

For me, figuring out how to bring the fun, creativity, and community of our Sundays-at-church event to a Sundays-at-home experience underscores the benefits of a Lead Small culture. Connecting with… Read More