Women’s Ministry Wednesday – How to Plan a Ladies Get-Away!

There is nothing like getting away from it all, except for when you do it with 20+ other women, then it’s a party! Well not really, but it is loads of fun!!! Every third year my women’s ministry team plans a get-away. We host a women’s conference and retreat for the other two years. Our last get-away was to Louisville, KY to hear Priscilla Shirer….

Women’s Ministry Wednesday – Creating the Perfect Atmosphere for Your Event

Welcome to Women’s Ministry Wednesday!!! I recently attended Proverbs 31 Ministries’ She Speaks Speakers and Writers Conference. They did an outstanding job of creating a warm and relaxing atmosphere for their guests. So much so, that I thought I would share some of my photos with you. As you plan your next event, you will want to give some thought to achieving the perfect atmosphere…

Women’s Ministry Wednesday – Hosting a Parenting Forum

For those of you who have been following my Experiencing God Around the Kitchen Table with Marilynn Blackaby interactive sessions, we just concluded chapter seven’s “Entrusted with a Child.” To catch up with this discussion, click here. This is has been a very meaningful time together, as we have discussed the elements of Ms. Blackaby’s book every third Wednesday of the month. It has provided…

Women’s Ministry Wednesday – Use Exhortation to Market Your Next Event

When hosting events, we always hope for a good turn out. Not only do we put a lot of thought, work and time into our women’s events, but we also have a purpose to achieve. We want our women to build relationships. We want them to grow deeper in their faith. We will want them to feel more connected to our church’s mission of Reaching,…

Women’s Ministry Wednesday – The REAL Wives of First Baptist Church

Welcome to the fifth installment of “Experiencing God around the Kitchen Table” by Marilyn Blackaby. I’ve been using her book to facilitate a monthly scripture study for my Wednesday night women, and documenting our sessions in my blog. (Click here for the first post if you are interested in doing this in your women’s ministry). Using this book along with planning interactive sessions have provided…

Women’s Ministry Wednesday – The Main Event Strategy

One of the main reasons I never desired to lead women’s ministry was because I had a misconception about what Women’s Ministry is. I thought Women’s Ministry was strictly about planning a main event, whether it be a conference or a retreat, every year. Since I felt called to be the one to minister to women, I did not see how I would enjoy planning…