Leading Young Women and Connecting the Generations

Intergenerational Women’s Leaders Meeting Part 8: Leading Young Women and Connecting the Generations This is eighth in a series of posts from a meeting we recently we with a  group of women’s ministry leaders and some young women/young women’s leaders together for dialogue. If you missed earlier posts, please read those first (Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4, Part 5, Part 6, Part 7) The … [Read more...]

Best Apps

Intergenerational Women’s Leaders Meeting Part 7: Best Apps I am continuing this series of posts based on our meeting LifeWay Women hosted recently here in Nashville that included leaders of various ages.  If you missed earlier posts, please read those first (Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4, Part 5, Part 6) Here are some interesting and fun apps our attendees suggested (links will open in … [Read more...]

Best Blogs & Web Sites

Intergenerational Women’s Leaders Meeting Part 6: Best Blogs & Web Sites I am continuing this series of posts based on our meeting LifeWay Women hosted recently here in Nashville that included leaders of various ages.  If you missed earlier posts, please read those first (Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4, Part 5) Here are some interesting and/or helpful blogs and websites attendees … [Read more...]

Be Reminded of the Power of Stories… Again

Even though we know how important our life stories are, we need a reminder, and my friend Rachel Lovingood  is just the one to do that.  Read her post today and watch for how you can encourage women to open up this lives to impact another generation. I have always recognized how powerful stories can be... but like so many things... I often need to be reminded. This past weekend I experienced … [Read more...]

10 Thoughts On Leadership

Intergenerational Women’s Leaders Meeting Part 5: 10 Thoughts On Leadership I am continuing this series of posts based on our meeting LifeWay Women hosted recently here in Nashville that included leaders of various ages.  If you missed earlier posts, please read those first (Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4) These are takeaways from our discussion on the topic of leadership, facilitated by Jenni … [Read more...]

How to Start the Conversation of Sexual Brokenness

One hot topic lately is the book Fifty Shades of Grey... believe it or not, many of our women in the church are reading it.  They want to know why it's unhealthy, so LifeWay Women recently tackled this topic.  You will find below links to our web show "The Chat with Priscilla" with host Priscilla Shirer and her guests. Today's post is written by Linda Lesniewski, Women's Minister at Green Acres … [Read more...]

How do You Engage the Younger Woman in Ministry?

Engaging the younger women in ministry is a constant theme today. Recently, we had a meeting of various ages of women’s leaders here at LifeWay.  Our guest blogger today, Karen Alexander Doyel was one of our experienced leaders in attendance.  She shares some thoughts about this topic we addressed in this post today. It seems women around the country are wondering how to get the young women in … [Read more...]

Intergenerational Women’s Leaders Meeting Part 4

Continuing this series of posts based on the meeting LifeWay Women hosted recently here in Nashville that included leaders of various ages, I want to move to the topic of discipleship.  If you missed earlier posts, please read those first (part 1, part 2, part 3) Here are more takeaways from the topic of discipleship: Deep Bible study and even theological training are needed so that we can … [Read more...]

Intergenerational Women’s Leaders Meeting Part 3

I want to continue this series based on the meeting LifeWay Women hosted recently here in Nashville. We had a dialogue between various ages of women’s leaders at the table to 3 days to discuss current topics and issues we are facing with women in the church.  If you missed earlier posts, please read (part 1 and part 2) first. Here are more takeaways from the topic of mentoring: We must … [Read more...]

Intergenerational Women’s Leaders Meeting Part 2

  I want to continue this series based on the meeting LifeWay Women hosted recently here in Nashville. We had a dialogue between various ages of women’s leaders at the table for three days to discuss current topics and issues we are facing with women in the church.  If you missed part 1, please read that first. Here are more take aways from the topic of today’s culture: Social media is a … [Read more...]