Orange Tour Detroit was awesome! Will change my kids Mondays! I’ve been to Orange Tour’s before but this one has some really powerful insights that I believe will change how I lead my team to minister on Sundays so we can change some kids Monday-Friday! Every time the ReThink Team launches a tour you can… Continue Reading Orange Tour 2016 Highlights!
Lead Small night is a fantastic way to kick off Orange tour 2016! What a huge blessing to be challenged to make sure that our Conversations with our small group are focused on what will help our kids face their Mondays! Here are my notes from Lead Small Night: Follow this blog for notes from… Continue Reading Lead Small Night Notes& Orange Tour 2016 #OT16 Detroit
Orange Conference 2017!! Have you been to Orange Conference yet? Do you love to learn? Do you love to bring your team together to dream, strategize, and carry out new ways of reaching the world you live in for Christ? Than OC17 is where you need to be in April! It’s a gathering of over… Continue Reading Orange Conference 2017! Why YOU Should be there!!
I purchased this book for two reasons, one I enjoy Disney! and secondly, I have followed the work of all three of its authors and was very curious about what lessons they had learned from Disney that would help any children’s ministry make a greater impact for the Kingdom. (not the magic one!) The book… Continue Reading If Disney Ran Your Children’s Ministry- Book Review
“I won’t burn out!” Have you ever said those words? Yep, me too. They were a lie that I said many times over and over during the 30 years I’ve been in full-time ministry. A few years ago I was serving in a very unhealthy place. To be honest, I wasn’t the only staff member… Continue Reading Preventing #Kidmin Burnout
I was doing my devotions the other day and God challenged my heart and I felt prompted to write after a time of not feeling like writing. In Hebrews 13:7-8 “Remember your leaders, who spoke the word of God to you. Consider the outcome of their way of life and imitate their faith. Jesus Christ… Continue Reading THE Biggest Mistake Young Leaders Make!
I love reading, just see my office and you’ll know it’s true! I have more books than I can count anymore but hey, “leaders are learners!” and I love to learn, I love to share what I learn and I love that #OrangeLeaders has those same desires for us! You will want to follow along… Continue Reading What’s on Your Bookshelf? It’s Orange Book Week!!
I wanted to share with those who follow this blog an opportunity to check out a resource you may or may not have seen before. In this day and age of everything electronic, getting kids to pick up a book, let alone a Bible can be a major challenge. I do believe that this… Continue Reading Kids loving the Bible?
Gina McClain is a great leader and I have been privileged to get to know her a little. I so love her heart for leaders and her heart for helping others develop leaders in their own ministries. Here are the notes from her Orange Conference 2016 Breakout. The scope of your influence is determined by… Continue Reading Coaching the Best Out of your Team #OC16
Monday’s Coming….. And what you do on Sunday’s really does impact Monday-Saturday! What if you could make Monday’s become more impactful for the kingdom? Would you do whatever it takes to help your kids impact the culture? This past week I spent an amazing time in Atlanta at the Orange Conference with 8,000 other high-capacity… Continue Reading OC16 Reflections, How will Monday’s be different?