Women Understanding and Connecting the Generations

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I recently taught on the subject of connecting the generations as a Tennessee Baptist Convention's Woman’s Missions & Ministries Annual event. The following week I heard from a 23 year old young woman named Kate who was in that class and thought her comments were very helpful for us as leaders to read. I am sharing her thoughts with you here. Whether you agree completely with her … [Read more...]

Women Preparing for Future Loss from Previous Generations

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If you are a young leader, please read through this post by Lorie Looney Keene (photo). She brings up some very thought provoking ideas about what you can learn now from older women to prepare you as you mature. If you are an older leader, read this and ask how you can share this with your younger women.    Recently, Elijah and I enjoyed another play date at the home of an elderly … [Read more...]

Beth Moore Speaks to Ministry with Younger Women

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One are we often hear from women’s ministry leaders is how to connect with the younger generation. Beth Moore and daughter, Melissa Moore Fitzpatrick, who collaborated on the Bible study James: Mercy Triumphs, discuss how women's ministry is changing for a younger generation of women. Melissa notes the importance of diversity in this generation. Beth points out one of the unique parts … [Read more...]

Diapers, Wipes, Nursery Duty and Mentoring

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Guest blogger Lorie Looney Keene shares a fresh thought about mentoring…perhaps something you haven’t thought about!  Perhaps after reading this you will think about using your church nursery as a place for mentoring others!  My church has experienced a recent outbreak of pregnancies.  Many of my friends, as well as myself, will be having another child in 2012.  … [Read more...]

Beth Moore Speaks to Ministry with Younger Women

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One question I often hear from women’s ministry leaders is how to connect with the younger generation. Beth Moore and daughter, Melissa Moore Fitzpatrick, who collaborated on the Bible study James: Mercy Triumphs, discuss how women's ministry is changing for a younger generation of women. Melissa notes the importance of diversity in this generation. Beth points out one of the unique … [Read more...]

Rethinking Play Dates…A New Way to Look at Connecting the Generations of Women!

Lorie Looney Keene shares a fresh approach to mentoring and play dates. Consider this when you are seeking ways to connect the generations of women in your church.    I have been comfortable teaching women's Bible study classes, helping with events, doing young women's mentoring for many years now. Recently, however, God has been redesigning my concept of ministering to women. He … [Read more...]

Ideas for Generational Ministry for Women #7

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This November we completed our 16th LifeWay Women Leadership Forum and it was the best ever according to attendees! I always have a blast being with these leaders and hope you will attend next year! Click this link to find out dates. We asked attendees to share their ministries that have been planned or have already been successful at connecting the generations. I will share those in several … [Read more...]

Ideas for Generational Ministry for Women #6

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 This November we completed our 16th LifeWay Women Leadership Forum and it was the best ever according to attendees! I always have a blast being with these leaders and hope you will attend next year! Click this link to find out dates. We asked attendees to share their ministries that have been planned or have already been successful at connecting the generations. I will share those in … [Read more...]

Ideas for Generational Ministry for Women #5

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This November we completed our 16th LifeWay Women Leadership Forum and it was the best ever according to attendees! I always have a blast being with these leaders and hope you will attend next year! Click this link to find out dates. We asked attendees to share their ministries that have been planned or have already been successful at connecting the generations. I will share those in several … [Read more...]

Ideas for Generational Ministry for Women #4

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This November we completed our 16th LifeWay Women Leadership Forum and it was the best ever according to attendees! I always have a blast being with these leaders and hope you will attend next year! Click this link to find out dates.We asked attendees to share their ministries that have been planned or have already been successful at connecting the generations. I will share those in several … [Read more...]