OC Breakout: Successfully Partnering with Parents of Elementary Kids

I’m at the Orange Conference in Atlanta, GA this week. Orange is a conference for family ministry teams and senior leadership in churches. About 5000 people will be attending. This post is part of a series of posts about my experience at the conference. Breakout: Successfully Partnering with Parents of Elementary Kids Darren Kizer & Jessica McKee Intentionally partner with […]

OC Breakout: Getting and Keeping Volunteers

I’m at the Orange Conference in Atlanta, GA this week. Orange is a conference for family ministry teams and senior leadership in churches. About 5000 people will be attending. This post is part of a series of posts about my experience at the conference. Breakout: Viruses, Riots and Velcro: What They Teach us About Getting and Keeping Volunteers Craig Jutila […]

OC Breakout: Defining the NextGen/Family Ministry Team

I’m at the Orange Conference in Atlanta, GA this week. Orange is a conference for family ministry teams and senior leadership in churches. About 5000 people will be attending. This post is part of a series of posts about my experience at the conference. Breakout: Defining the NextGen/Family Ministry Team Darren Kizer Downloadable resources here: http://www.1semester.com/freestuff/  Family Ministry or NextGen Ministry […]

Orange Conference: Session 2 Notes

I’m at the Orange Conference in Atlanta, GA this week. Orange is a conference for family ministry teams and senior leadership in churches. About 5000 people will be attending. This post is part of a series of posts about my experience at the conference. Session 2 – Words over time give direction Ken Coleman Reggie interviewed Ken Coleman. Ken […]

Orange Conference: Session 1 Notes

I’m at the Orange Conference in Atlanta, GA this week. Orange is a conference for family ministry teams and senior leadership in churches. About 5000 people will be attending. This post is part of a series of posts about my experience at the conference. Session 1 The theme of this year’s conference is Focus – clarify the essentials and […]

6 Tips for Communicating With Volunteers Over Email (1-3)

Email is one of the primary ways all ministry leaders communicate with their volunteer teams. Email not the best way to communicate with each volunteer, as some are reached better through phone calls, text, Facebook, Twitter, or some other medium. But, email is easy and common enough that it should be a regular part of […]