PRACTICAL SOLUTIONS TO YOUR
BIGGEST FAMILY MINISTRY QUESTIONS
ABOUT THIS COURSE
Family Ministry comes with a unique set of challenges. Reggie Joiner, Candice Wynn, and Kristen Ivy sit down to connect practical answers to some of your most frequently asked questions.
ABOUT YOUR HOSTS
Reggie Joiner is founder and CEO of Orange/reThink Group, a nonprofit organization whose purpose is to influence those who influence the next generation. Orange provides resources and training for churches and organizations that create environments for parents, kids, and teenagers.
Before founding Orange in 2006, Reggie was one of the founders of North Point Community Church with Andy Stanley. During his 11 years there, Reggie was the executive director of family ministry.
Reggie has authored and co-authored several books including Think Orange, A New Kind of Leader, Seven Practices of Effective Ministry, Parenting Beyond Your Capacity, Lead Small, Playing for Keeps, When Relationships Matter, and It’s Just a Phase So Don’t Miss It.
Reggie and his wife, Debbie, live in North Georgia and have four adult children and four grandchildren.
Candice currently serves as an Orange Students Specialist. After graduating from Florida A&M University and the Candler School of Theology at Emory University, Candice became an ordained itinerant elder in the African Methodist Episcopal Church. Since then, she has served as both a Youth and Next Generation Pastor for over 13 years in the Southeast. Candice and her husband Maxium live with their two children, Mason and Sunni, in Atlanta, GA.
Kristen Ivy is executive director of messaging at Orange. She and her husband, Matt, have three young children and things can get very personal around their house.
Before beginning her career at reThink in 2006, Kristen earned her bachelors of education from Baylor University and a Master of Divinity from Mercer University. She worked in the public school system as a high school Biology and English teacher, where she learned firsthand the joy and importance of influencing the next generation.
At Orange, Kristen has played an integral role in the development of the elementary, middle school, high school, and parenting curriculums and has shared her experiences at speaking events across the country. Kristen is the author of It’s Just a Phase So Don’t Miss It, Playing for Keeps, When Relationships Matter, and the 18-volume Phase Guides for parents.