The Orange Kids Podcast creates an encouraging community for kid's ministry leaders and volunteers. Each episode features experienced children's ministry leaders who offer nuts-and-bolts suggestions to help you do what you do better -- no matter the size of your ministry. For free resources and show notes, visit www.orangekidmin.org.
OKP Extra: Rethinking New Health And Safety Measures For Your Kids Ministry
As kids ministry leaders, we’re all asking a lot of questions when it comes to health and safety. What’s our plan for hosting in-person gatherings? How do we keep our kids safe? What protocols should we put in place? This week, join us as we talk with Frank Bealer, CEO of Phase Family Center, to learn what reopening safely could look like for your ministry—whether your kids ministry is planning on gathering in-person four days from now or four months from now.
OKP Extra: Leading And Training Kids Ministry Volunteers to Re-Engage After A Crisis
No matter where you are right now, it’s safe to say you’ve been affected by the COVID-19 crisis. We’ve experienced uncertainty and crisis like never before as we’ve navigated this pandemic in our communities. As kids ministry leaders and volunteers, we’ve pivoted to keep showing up for our kids and our volunteers—even when we can’t be “with” them. So, what now? What do we do to keep showing up for kids and volunteers as many of us near the end of sheltering-in-place to embrace a whole new normal in our world?
OKP 034: Finding a New Normal After Covid – Part 2
Welcome to the Orange Kids Podcast, where we talk about the big ideas of kids’ ministry and discuss practical solutions to our weekly challenges. This week, Amy Fenton, Orange Specialist and Executive Director of Orange VBS, joins hosts Mike, Gina, and Kellen in the second part of a discussion around key questions and ideas for churches to consider as Covid-19 restrictions begin lifting.
OKP 033: Finding a New Normal After Covid – Part 1
Welcome to the Orange Kids Podcast, where we talk about the big ideas of kids’ ministry and discuss practical solutions to our weekly challenges. This week, Amy Fenton, Orange Specialist and Executive Director of Orange VBS, joins hosts Mike, Gina, and Kellen to discuss key questions and ideas for churches to consider as Covid-19 restrictions begin lifting.
OKP 032: How to Retain instead of Recruit
This week, Adam Duckworth, volunteer coordinator at Downtown Harbor Church in Fort Lauderdale, joins hosts Mike, Gina, and Kellen to discuss the thing we can’t survive without: volunteers!
OKP 031: What Every Youth Pastor Wishes Their Children’s Pastor Knew
This week, Brett Talley, Orange Specialist for XP3 student curriculum, joins hosts Mike, Gina, and Kellen to discuss those things that every youth pastor wishes their children’s pastor knew!
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Such great practical info and fun to listen to. If you need some encouragement and inspiration, tune in, Mike, Gina and Kellen bring fresh perspectives and ask guests the questions we all have. THANK YOU!
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I don’t know what I would do without this podcast! An amazing tool for children’s directors! I have learned so much. It also helps reinforce things I already know and motivates me to take action.
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Kids Min is so fun to work in, but you can quickly feel isolated. Listen to this podcast has brought vision, community, and something to look forward to on Sundays and during the week. Thanks for all this podcast is!