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3 Tips for Organizing Small Groups

Do you have small group leaders who wouldn't dream of missing time with their kids on Sunday? Seeing those kinds of invested relationships doesn't just happen by slapping a new… Read More

Elementary | Orange Strategy | Parents

Sticky Faith For Families With Children With Special Needs

Katie Garvert is the Access Ministries Coordinator for Woodmen Valley Chapel in Colorado Springs, Colorado. She shared how her ministry helps family affected by special needs on the Orange Leaders blog. - -… Read More

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Strategy, Not Curriculum

At 252 Basics, we believe that ministry is more than just a curriculum. That's why everything we do fits into the overall Orange strategy. In this excerpt from his book Think Orange, Reggie Joiner explains why strategy is so important.    A… Read More

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Every Church Can Give Families a Shared Experience

Even the best parents need consistent voices encouraging them to stay in sync and to create a strong rhythm to build faith in their homes.   I am convinced that one of the best ways to stimulate the rhythm of a family… Read More

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3 Things to Look for in a Small Group Leader

Kevin Ragsdale is the Director of Student Ministry at North Point Community Church and a contributor to the Go Weekly blog. In this article, he shares the top three characteristics he looks for in a good small group leader.  - - -… Read More

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How You Can Partner With Local Public Schools

Our friend Elizabeth Higgins leads the Core Essential Values team, helping churches and businesses partner with schools and parents to give kids a better future. She wrote about their latest initiative on the Orange Leaders blog recently. There’s nothing quite like listening… Read More

Elementary | Orange Strategy | Parents

Help Parents Make the Most of their Daily Rhythm

Families naturally settle into a regular rhythm. Very few families need more to do in their average day, but we can help them be more strategic with the natural rhythm they already have.   The Parent Cue Blog is starting a series… Read More

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Luke 2:52 at The Potter's House of North Dallas

Lana Jeffrey is the Director of Destiny House Children's Ministry at The Potter's House of North Dallas and shares her story of what God is doing in their ministry. Want to share what God is doing in your church? Send your story to mystory@rethinkgroup.org.… Read More

Elementary | Orange Strategy | Parents

Help Parents Know Where to Start

Sitting around the table at dinner one night, one of my kids asked a question about baptism. We talked about becoming a Christian and how baptism is a public declaration of your faith. Just then, one of our daughters interrupts the conversation,… Read More

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MINE: A Favorite Preschool Word

Like “NO”, “Mine” is the universal signal of a young preschooler on a learning adventure. Both words tell parents and leaders where a child is on the social, emotional and cognitive learning curve. We’ve all watched an infant’s limited core body movement… Read More