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...]

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...]

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...]

Jimmie Davis, is the director of girls’ ministry at First Baptist Church, Spartanburg, NC. She is also author of  Girls’ Ministry Handbook and Girls’ Ministry Idea Book. She has spent years working with girls and raising up leaders among the teen girls she has invested in. I will give you her top ten ideas and add some comment to each.Listen to her … [Read more...]

At  a recent YOULead training event, this question was raised: “It is the heart’s desire of our women’s leadership team to have intergenerational mentoring groups (spiritual and practical) available to the women or our congregation.” Then she listed the following 3 questions which I will respond to with some ideas. 1) What would be a good starting age for the … [Read more...]

Do you find as a leader that it is not always easy trying to reach women of all generations? Do your older women ever wonder what in the world the younger generation is doing and what will help them grow spiritually? Do your younger women ever say, “that’s my mama’s ministry and I want to create my own?”  It’s not easy seeking to reach women in at least 5 … [Read more...]

As a women’s leader, do you struggle to figure out what will reach and motivate all women? Have you discovered that what works for one generation, probably WON’T work for another one?  How do we connect all ages of women for spiritual growth and ministry? We have tried to help you understand all the generations through our Top Ten series.  Last week, we hosted a live web cast … [Read more...]

Recently we hosted a live web cast with a panel of leaders discuss this issue of connecting the generations through the ages.   We discussed several myths regarding this issue:•    “I don’t have anything to offer the younger generation. They are very competent and independent.”•    “They don’t want to hear from me. … [Read more...]

In 2009 we had the first ever Generations…The Unbroken Chain: Ministry Through the Ages training event. It was such an eye-opening experience. One of the highlights was the “top ten” for each generation represented. This is the sixth in a series of “top 10s” in which I’ll share what the breakout leaders thought were the most important things for leaders to know … [Read more...]

In 2009 we had the first ever Generations…The Unbroken Chain: Ministry Through the Ages training event. It was such an eye-opening experience. One of the highlights was the “top ten” for each generation represented. This is the fifth in a series of “top 10s” in which I’ll share what the breakout leaders thought were the most important things for leaders to know … [Read more...]