Posts By Gail Marsh

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Timely TipsChristmas edition

Merry Christmas! We use the word merry at Christmastime—and almost never at other times of the year. It means “full of cheerfulness” or “lighthearted joy.” What a fitting word to pair with Christmas! Jesus came into the world to lift sin’s burden once and for all. His coming not only makes our hearts light, but…

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Woman of God: Transformeda free devotion for this week’s meetings

Editor’s note: Will your women’s ministry group be hosting an Advent luncheon or tea this holiday season? Or, are you planning for a women’s winter retreat? Consider using materials from Woman of God®: Living Loved as part of your event. Instead of hiring an outside speaker, use this devotion or the FREE Ministry Message to…

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11 Can’t-Miss Tips for Winter Retreats

Think beyond Fall Festivals, beyond Thanksgiving, and beyond Christmas. What activities do you have planned for the dead of winter? Could your volunteers, your teachers, your women’s ministry, or other groups use a retreat? Of course they could! Retreats help teams grow professionally—building unity, focusing on their mission, and making plans for the months ahead….

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Loved and Forgiven to Love Othersa free devotion for this week’s meetings

Editor’s note: Today’s devotion comes from Woman of God®: Living Loved. The devotion book includes five weeks of daily encouragement that reassures women of the genuine, everlasting love of God through Jesus. Plus, you can use the devotion book as the basis of your women’s retreat this fall. Look for the FREE retreat guide in…

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Loving Stilla free devotion for this week’s meetings

Editor’s note: Today’s devotion comes from one of CTA’s most popular women’s ministry devotion books, Woman of God®: Living Loved. The gifts and resources in this theme focus on Jeremiah 31:3. You’ll find gifts like a bracelet, a tote bag, and several other great items to inspire women in faith. Plus, CTA also offers a…

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10 Quick Tips for Father’s Day Celebrations

How will you celebrate Father’s Day (Sunday, June 18) in your ministry? If you need a few fresh ideas, take a look at this list. And remember, along with your obvious thankfulness, always let your celebrations encourage the men in Jesus’ forgiveness and in their relationship with the Savior. Encourage dads to understand the importance…

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GuaranteedA free devotion for this week’s meetings

Editor’s note: Today’s devotion comes from CTA’s latest women’s devotion book, Woman of God®: Living Loved. The 64-page book focuses on  Jeremiah 31:3. Each devotion encourages readers to use God’s Word to take a closer look at who they are and what they do. Don’t forget—CTA also offers a FREE retreat guide in this theme. It’s…

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For MeA free devotion for this week’s meetings

Editor’s note: Today’s devotion comes from CTA’s latest women’s devotion book, Woman of God®: Living Loved. The 64-page book focuses on  Jeremiah 31:3. Each devotion encourages readers to use God’s Word to take a closer look at who they are and what they do. Don’t forget—CTA also offers a FREE retreat guide in this theme. It’s…

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Love You More!A free devotion for this week’s meetings

Editor’s note: Today’s devotion comes from CTA’s latest women’s devotion book, Woman of God®: Living Loved. The 64-page book focuses on  Jeremiah 31:3. Each devotion encourages readers to use God’s Word to take a closer look at who they are and what they do. Don’t forget—CTA also offers a FREE retreat guide in this theme. It’s…

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5 Ideas for Last-Minute Easter Outreach

Easter is quickly approaching, but there is still time to plan a few impactful outreach activities. Gather your ministry team and brainstorm ways you can serve your congregation and community. Here are a few ideas to get you started! Use plastic Easter eggs to share the love of Jesus. Inside each egg, place the name…

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