A New Women’s Ministry Resource: Missional Women App

I am super excited to share a new Women's Ministry resource with you all! Missional Women has just launched a free app! The Missional Women (MW) App is loaded with all sorts of resources and information that you will find helpful as a women's ministry leader. Not only will you want to use this app yourself, you're going to want to share it with the women in your church and community. You’ll find: Articles Audio Bible Bible … [Read more...]

Does your ministry need a Facebook Group?

As I mentioned in Why Facebook is No Longer Your Friend, having a Facebook Page for your Women’s Ministry is no longer a reliable form of Publicity. Another option to Facebook Pages are Facebook Groups. Facebook Groups can be: Secret - Only members see the group, who's in it, and what members post. Closed - Anyone can see the group and who's in it. Only members see posts. Open (public) - Anyone can see the group, who's in it, … [Read more...]

Why Facebook Is No Longer Your Friend

In September 2012 we set up a Facebook ministry page for the women in our church and community to get the latest Women’s Ministry information. It worked really well for about a year. Women were engaged. They were commenting and sharing our posts. Without warning our stats plummeted. Posts were rarely viewed. We had to face the fact that we could no longer rely on our Facebook ministry page posts to reach our women. You may have … [Read more...]

5 Ways the Internet Undermines Your Ministry

I am amazed by all the resources and ideas that have popped up on the internet over the last 10 years. Need an icebreaker idea? Google it. Want to know what the Bible stays about a topic? Search for it. While there is a wealth of information at our fingertips, we must take care not to put Google before God. Here are 5 Ways the internet can undermine your ministry: 1. We listen to bloggers instead of God. 2. We get our … [Read more...]

Reno Project #5: Technology

We’re entering the homestretch of our Women’s Ministry Renovation Series! Today’s focus is: Technology. Is it something you use often? Not enough? Not sure where to start? Need resources and ideas? I’ve got you covered when it comes to Women's Ministry technology. Even if you’re in a small church, I’ve got some ideas that will help you out! Just over 7 years ago my father passed away after a brief battle with a brain tumor. My sweet … [Read more...]

Publicity Idea: Create a Page on Facebook

Setting up a Facebook Page for your Women’s Ministry adds another layer to your publicity efforts. Before setting up your page consider: What is the purpose of your page? Will you use it to set up event invitations? Will you link to newsletters and/or registration pages? Will you create photo albums for events? Are you going to post inspiration photos/Bible verses? How often will you post? Relevance is more important than frequency. Post … [Read more...]