Idea Notebook

The notebook is simply a compilation of a wide variety of ideas about incorporating prayer into all of your women's events, your own life, and that of your family's. The ideas can be springboards to other ideas you can use to encourage women to be in constant prayer. There is no situation that rules out prayer! 

Here is a host of ideas to revitalize your women’s prayer group. If you have new Christians in your group, you need to demonstrate that prayer is not a threatening thing – it is a vital part of spiritual growth that can be exciting and interesting. Read More
Have you considered a prayer-walk within your home? Walk through your home in prayer, as you remove “dust,” to be renewed in God’s Spirit. Read More
Wonder why prayer group attendance is generally low? Read More
An unusual tool to remind you of prayer requests is to use a wraparound card. Read More
An unusual tool to remind you of prayer requests is to use a wraparound card. Read More
Prayer ideas to use with children. Read More
Women love to multitask, and doing so with a “prayer quilt ministry” has been successful for at least one women’s group in our state! Read More
Here is a great idea to encourage your church to pray for state missions. Read More
If you are using e-mail, you are surely receiving mail from people all over the world. What an experience to have the world at your fingertips. What a responsibility to be faithful in using every avenue God gives us for prayer and witnessing! Read More
Prayer for missionaries can take on new meaning when you focus on the needs of the people the missionaries serve, and not the needs of the missionaries. Read More
Do you take a summer break from your Bible study or small group? After meeting week by week, you have built a routine and close relationship with your friends and hate to not be with them even for awhile. Beat the summer withdrawal by touching base through casual gatherings. Read More
Touching women’s lives where they are is no SMALL matter. This is the way of Jesus – touching and caring about the small things in our everyday lives. It is in the small things we master daily that we satisfy our purpose and calling through Christ. Read More
If you are using e-mail, you are surely receiving mail from people all over the world. What an experience to have the world at your fingertips! What a responsibility to be faithful in using every avenue God gives us for prayer and witnessing! Read More
Prayer for missionaries can take on new meaning when you focus on the needs of the people the missionaries serve, and not just the needs of the missionaries. Read More
Supporting our missionaries during the Christmas season is a vital need. The holiday seasons bring much more personal need of loneliness and separation. Read More
Many pieces of our lives are interlocked, starting with our core relationships and expanding outward. It is a joyful prayer experience to be thanking God for those who hold us together and accountable. Read More
Try this prayer version of “Cake in a Mug” with a special friend this Fall, to spice up your friendship. Set out the ingredients, invite your friend over and pray for areas of your lives as you mix up your cakes and bake. Top with whipped cream or ice cream, and enjoy the sweet aroma and flavors a godly friendship brings. Read More
Exercise your group prayer life by tying knots! Read More
When was the last time you tangibly did something to support your pastor? Can’t remember? Then it has been TOO long! There is no excuse when just a simple note will do. Read More
It’s not a magical box, but it holds special power! It is simply a box to hold treasures that will draw and encourage one to pray specifically. Read More
Create a simple way to remind you to use those little moments to pray for precious concerns close to you. Read More