This weeks FREE Bible study kit is Can We Talk, by Priscilla Shirer. I think this would be a GREAT study to blog about. It's personal, it's challenging, it WILL move us forward in our walk with Jesus! As a reminder, here's what to do. Post a comment here telling us how you'll use the Bible study - through an online study on your blog or Facebook, or in your local community and blog about it. … [Read more...]

Congratulations to Beth Ingersoll of thedailydoover blog! You won the FREE Friday Giveaway of When Wallflowers Dance Bible study! Please email me at kris.seidenkranz@lifeway.com with your address so we can send you the kit. LifeWay Women looks forward to seeing Bible study interaction on your blog and Facebook. As a reminder, Beth was chosen using random.org. She was the 44th person to comment … [Read more...]

Recently we hosted a summit for leaders who serve in our state convention offices (Southern Baptist). Selma Wilson, our vice-president and leader of B & H Publishing Group a division of LifeWay Christian Resources shared 10 valuable lessons with us about being women in ministry in a mostly male ministry world.  She has gained the respect not only of our leadership at LifeWay but … [Read more...]

This story came across my email this past week and I thought to myself, now this is why I do what I do. No, this has nothing to do with me personally, but sometimes I get caught up in the minutiae of work and need to be reminded of how God is working and how I'm so blessed to be even such a small little part in His work. Terry lives in Millington, TN, a large Navy/Marine military base and … [Read more...]

One of my long time LifeWay retail friends, Angela who buys gifts for our stores, has been leading Bible studies here at LifeWay during lunch time for several years now. Currently they are going through Faithful, Abundant, True by Beth Moore, Kay Arthur, and Priscilla Shirer . . . They have 30 women here in Nashville going through what we affectionately call the "FAT" study! … [Read more...]

Pam Case, Amy Lowe and I were in Dallas a couple of weeks ago for the new Bible study coming out by Priscilla - can't wait to tell you more about this so keep checking here, on FB and Twitter We ended up at their home waiting for the next taping session and Jerry made us a healthy snack. I gotta tell you - I loved it! And sense, have started making these babies up on my own. I've even gotten Ana … [Read more...]

Here are five tips on facilitating your first Bible study meeting:1.    Greet members individually as they arrive. Catch up on personal news.2.    Allow members to choose their own seats. This small but important detail ensures members will feel comfortable in the group.3.    Establish the Bible as your authority. As the facilitator of a … [Read more...]

Based on her new trade book, Do You Know Who I Am and other Brave Questions Women Ask, this upcoming Bible study, Brave: Honest Questions Women Ask, releases February 2011. I personally can't wait to take this study with my girlfriends! I know we have to wait, but just wanted to wet your appetite with what's coming up! In the study, Angela looks boldly at some of the fears and struggles we face as … [Read more...]

One way to put the Great Commission into practice in your women's ministry is to start a women's home Bible study. A home setting can bring added warmth and openness to a small study group.The key elements of a successful home Bible study – prayer, teaching, fellowship, and the breaking of bread - are given in Acts 2:42-47. Here are some practical tips to get you started on a home Bible … [Read more...]

It's HERE! Check out the video up there on the right-hand corner. I'm feeling generous this morning so we're having a give-away! All you need to do is post on your blog, Facebook, or Twitter feed about the Allaccess giveaway, linking your readers back to this post on the Allaccess Blog. Then, come back to this page and post a comment with a link to your social network post. We will randomly choose … [Read more...]