The CAFO Blog

Shrinking the Problem

Sometimes the problem feels really big, and our people feel really small. They don’t know where to start, what to do or if they can really make a difference at all in the lives of orphaned and vulnerable children. And if we’re honest, sometimes as leaders we don’t know what to do or where to […]


“Engage Your Church: The Core” – Module 1 of 3 PDF

FacebookTwitter There is no “script” for how to start and grow an orphan care ministry in your church. No formula. No prescription. Sometimes 1+1=2, and sometimes 1+1=93. Sometimes if you do A then B you get C. Sometimes you get Z. What works for one church might not work for yours, and vice versa. Our […]


PDF: Engage Your Church

FacebookTwitter There is no “script” for how to start and grow an orphan care ministry in your church. No formula. No prescription. Sometimes 1+1=2, and sometimes 1+1=93. Sometimes if you do A then B you get C. Sometimes you get Z. What works for one church might not work for yours, and vice versa. Our […]


Tribes: We Need You to Lead Us

Since it was first published almost a decade ago, Seth Godin’s visionary book has helped tens of thousands of leaders turn a scattering of followers into a loyal tribe. If you need to rally fellow employees, customers, investors, believers, hobbyists, or readers around an idea, this book will demystify the process. It’s human nature to […]


The Way of the Shepherd

Find inspiration and a fresh perspective on the art of leadership in this account of a cub reporter who lands the interview of a lifetime and walks away with the keys to exceptional leadership. When the reporter meets with the most respected CEO in America, the businessman shares the seven secrets he learned long ago […]


Switch: How to Change Things When Change is Hard

Why is it so hard to make lasting changes in our companies, in our communities, and in our own lives? The primary obstacle is a conflict that’s built into our brains, say Chip and Dan Heath, authors of the critically acclaimed bestseller Made to Stick. Psychologists have discovered that our minds are ruled by two different […]