How To Start Equipping and Stop Doing As A Leader

In one of my first jobs as a high school student I got to experience some bad leadership. I knew it wasn’t good, but I was far too young and ignorant to be able to describe the reasons why. In hindsight it’s easy to see. There were many reasons, actually,...
The Teenage Brain & Why Lead Small is Important

The Teenage Brain & Why Lead Small is Important

Lead Small is a phrase coined by Orange that promotes the idea that every child, student, and adult needs a small group of peers to connect with as they grow in their faith. You can read more about the Lead Small Strategy here. But, why Lead Small? Teenage Brain and...

5 Things I Learned from Visiting @ConnexusBarrie

After working with the family ministry team at Browncroft Community Church, I headed into Canada to visit friends at Connexus Community Church, home of Carey Nieuwhof, Jeff Brodie and their amazing staff. I primarily got to tour their new 24/7 space, catch up with...
6 Church Email Communication Tips

6 Church Email Communication Tips

Some people love email and others absolutely hate it. Like me, I’m sure you lean one way or the other and it’s probably influenced by your church email communication. Our staff uses email regularly and we expect our staff and volunteer leaders to...
Orange Conference 2015

Orange Conference 2015

Below, you’ll find my notes from Orange Conference 2015. Orange is a conference for family ministry teams and senior leadership in churches. You can see my notes from the breakouts I attended here. Orange Conference 2015 Main Session 1 This year’s Orange...
Orange Conference 2015 Breakouts

Orange Conference 2015 Breakouts

These are my notes from the Orange Conference 2015 Breakouts. Orange is a conference for family ministry teams and senior leadership in churches. You can see my notes from the Main Sessions here. Creating a Strategy for Improving Your NextGen Strategy – Adam...