I love college football! Yes, I love college football. I love Saturdays in the fall when teams collide in battle and passionate fans get together to cheer them on to victory or cry with them in defeat.
It’s hard to believe that one year ago, God allowed Ron Brooks (http://pastorronbrooks.com) and I to come together with a dream of bringing the children’s ministry community together to help strengthen and encourage those who serve. Both of us had always enjoyed networking with others in kids ministry and that love for networking blossomed into… Continue Reading Kids Ministry Collective- 1 Year Anniversary!!
As any children’s Pastor knows when the fall season approaches so does the planning overdrive for the holidays. After one survives the fall “kick-off” events you must turn your thinking to all the upcoming holidays. I thought I’d share a few things I usually do to help keep my self focused both personally and in… Continue Reading “Fall” into the holiday Kidmin Season
Hey Fellow Kidmin Peeps! I must tell you (and yes full disclosure, I am part of the leadership team) that the ENGAGE Conference in Mechanicsburg, PA is by far the best regional Kidmin conference out there! How can I say this? Why do I say this? Because I believe it’s true! November 8&9, 2013
Here are some of my rough notes from the final session with Reggie during Orange Tour, Lancaster, PA!
Presented by Reggie Joiner- My rough and unedited notes. Reggie was great as usual in his presentation and sharing from his heart about Love over Time and just how important it is. He also covered how important creating community and how powerful it is over time.
This are the rough notes from the Breakout lead by Darren Kizer, (Scranton, PA) I really enjoyed this breakout as he helped me rethink some of the recruiting and equipping strategies I've had and to consider some new ideas that will help retain more volunteers on my teams.
Time Matters- Reggie Joiner These are my rough notes directly from the day. I have not proofed these. Hopefully I captured enough complet thoughts to make sense to you. It was an awesome day and some great material. If you have an Orange tour stop near you, I strongly encourage you to go. I'll post… Continue Reading Orange Tour – Lancaster Stop
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Full disclosure: I am not an “official” Orange week blogger. I’m just a Kids Pastor who has transitioned my thinking to line up more with the Orange Strategy.