Join us for this FREE WEBCAST: GIRLS MINISTRY ROUND TABLE on September 28, 2010 (12:00-1:00 pm, CST) featuring Pam Gibbs (LifeWay Girls’ Ministry Specialist) and guest Girls’ Ministry leaders Amy Jo Girardier, Rachel Lovingood and Leslie Hudson as they discuss what’s going on in their churches, their ministries and their personal lives. Join in on the discussion by … [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...]

Pam Gibbs, Girls’ Ministry Specialist at LifeWay wrote this recently after our girls’ ministry web cast: I looked across the landscape of my church on Sunday morning. In front of me were teenagers. Behind the organ was a woman with grandchildren. Behind me I could hear a toddler who was obviously unhappy about the need to sit still for more than three seconds. My mind … [Read more...]

*Post by Chris Adams "Will you disciple me?" "Will you mentor me?" "Can we meet and maybe you can show me how to read my Bible like you do?" "Can you teach me how to hear from God?" If you've been in ministry very long, you've probably heard these questions--or a variation of them. The concept of mentoring or discipling is not a new one. In fact, it's been around since biblical times (check out … [Read more...]

“Will you disciple me?” “Will you mentor me?” “Can we meet and maybe you can show me how to read my Bible like you do?” “Can you teach me how to hear from God?” If you’ve been in ministry very long, you’ve probably heard these questions—or a variation of them. The concept of mentoring or discipling is not a new one. In fact, … [Read more...]

Ever thought about how women’s ministry really starts with the girls in our church?  Do you have an active girls’ ministry?  And if you do, are the women personally involved to serve as models, mentors, and friends to these “young” women? What if we invest now, involve them now in ministry, and  seek to help them develop as leaders. Can you imagine what the … [Read more...]

This summer 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. Over the next few weeks I’ll be sharing what the breakout leaders thought were the most important things for leaders to know about the generation they … [Read more...]