Recently at a YOU Lead women’s leadership training, we had a panel answering questions submitted by attendees. Several past and upcoming posts address those and try to help answer them.  Click here to read other posts answering these questions.Today’s question is: As a leader, how do I find a woman to disciple me. I am desperate for a spiritual leader besides my husband.Yes, even … [Read more...]

In Women Reaching Women we discuss the issue of possibly including in your ministry a dream team and how powerful this can be. “Dream Team: This team, made up of women from all seasons of life, may only meet once or twice a year. It may be called the assessment or think-tank team. These women provide the stimulus to continue to look to the future for growth, change, and ministry … [Read more...]

In this interview with military wife and author Sara Horn, Grace Clausing shares some helpful tips for making a difference in the lives of military families. Think through what you can do as we celebrate our freedom this weekend!If it's not your own family member serving in the military, chances are, you know someone who has been affected by the war in Iraq. It can be difficult to know just how to … [Read more...]

Recently at a YOU Lead women’s leadership training, we had a panel answering questions submitted by attendees. Several past and upcoming posts address those and try to help answer them.  Click here to read older Women's Ministry Questions Posts.Today’s question is: Our women are  not comfortable with sharing Jesus outside of church circles. What do you suggest for helping us … [Read more...]

None of us just loves to be criticized. In fact, if you are like me, you shy away from it if possible. But what if God could use that to refine us and make us better leaders? And what if how we react to criticism could even influence those we lead and serve with?One day in my office, I received a harsh criticism and I can’t even remember now what it was about. But I knew it was hard for me … [Read more...]

As a leader, are you in a season of just “persevering”?  Sometimes we just have to keep putting one foot in front of another, doing the next thing God tells us. I’ve been in a season like this often and for different reasons. One season began right after my husband and I surrendered to ministry.  You can read about that here.I wonder what you might be facing right … [Read more...]

Don’t miss this informative webcast April 5 12:00-1:00 PM Central Time Join Chris Adams, Pam Case & Paige Greene for Reaching Women in Crisis with counselor Kaye Hurta and LifeWay Women Event Coordinator Betsy Langmade.  Life is unpredictable.  Sometimes life difficulties build up and escalate to crisis points over time.  Other times the crisis comes in the form of an … [Read more...]

   Did you miss the webcast? Don't worry! You can still view the recording by clicking hereJoin Chris Adams, Pam Case & Paige Greene for 2011 Forum “Decades” Sneak Peek ….Because we are all in this together. Special guests will be speaker and author Esther Burroughs, LifeWay Women Event Project Coordinator Lauren Farmer, and Girls’ Ministry Specialist … [Read more...]

This is a series of 5 blog posts by guest blogger Martha Lawley , author of Attending the Bride of Christ: Preparing For His Return. This is the first in the series of leadership lessons so watch in the future for the other 4 to follow. I know these will be a great blessing and challenge to you as a leader.Of all the disciples I relate most to Peter – passionate, impertinent and always ready … [Read more...]

Recently at our Women’s Leadership Forum 2010  we had a panel answering questions submitted by attendees. Several past and upcoming posts will address those and try to help answer them.  make sure to check out our past Women's Ministry Questions posts concerning : Team Leader Issues, Childcare, and Leaders with a Clogged Drain!  Today’s question is: What are some … [Read more...]