I recently visited with a women’s ministry leader who shared a concern with me and asked for some advice. Maybe as a leader you too have faced this type of leadership issue with a Bible study leader or other team member. Here was the issue:  “This morning, I got an email from one of the women who has been facilitating Beth Moore Bible studies.  June is one of the women … [Read more...]

*Guest post by Sara Horn, LifeWay Women author Here's a confession. (How's that for a start for my first time guest-posting here?!) I never wanted to "do" women's ministry. That sort of ministry, I thought early on, was full of drama and cattiness and gossip that I just did not want any part of. So I avoided women's Bible study sign-ups and passed on invitations to evening get-togethers. It just … [Read more...]

Looking for ways to motivate the women in your Bible study group? You'll be encouraged as your read our post from our guest blogger,Christina Zimmerman,Editorial Project Leader for LifeWay's Leadership and Adult Publishing department as she addresses the age old issue in Bible study: how do we keep women’s attention throughout a Bible study whether it is 6 weeks or a semester long?  She … [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...]

The Frazzled Female . . . and socks! from Kris Seidenkranz on Vimeo. … [Read more...]

Thanks to everyone who posted about the Scouting the Divine Bible Study. We have a winner! Random winner #19 . . . That's Kathy who commented on January 11 and posted on twitter and her blog. Congratulations Kathy. We'll be contacting you directly to send you your Bible Study Kit. … [Read more...]

Winning is so easy. 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 one winner from those who posted to receive the leader kit. We'll give two weeks for you to comment back. … [Read more...]

A TRUE Wilderness story . . . by a dear personal friend . . . Two weeks after I married my husband, I found out he was gay. I did not come from a home I wanted to move back into, and because I was raised believing divorce was a sin, I stayed. At the time, I lived in a new city with very few friends, and the church we attended was mostly my husband's family. I did have a deep love for God, but my … [Read more...]

You're gonna love this song! This is one of 6 video clips that go with the women's Bible study, Ruth. You can find this video and the others at lifeway.com/livingroomseries Let us know what you think! … [Read more...]

Can I just tell you how much I enjoyed my ride into work this morning? It's all because I was so enjoying my new CD by Kelly Minter, Loss, Love & Legacy. I'm just saying, go to LifeWay.com/livingroomseries or your nearest LifeWay Christian Store and pick yourself one up along with the new Ruth Bible study. This is the type of study that I love because it's about hanging out with girlfriends, … [Read more...]