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Reflections: The Woman God Seesa free devotion for this week’s meetings

Editor’s note: Today’s devotion is slightly adapted from the Ministry Message that accompanies CTA’s newest Mother’s Day theme Reflections: The Woman God Sees. The gifts and resources from this theme focus on Isaiah 62:4. Read this devotion today and then, use it at your Mother’s Day tea or luncheon or at any other type of…

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The 5 W’s of Staff Retreats

Summer is here and things are probably a little bit quieter around your office these days. This lull in your ministry can be a great blessing! How will you take advantage? If you’re considering a staff retreat, you’re in good company. Countless churches, schools, and non-profit organizations have turned summer retreats into can’t-miss annual events….

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A Women’s Retreat Reworked

For the past three years, the teenage girls, mothers, and grandmothers of the Seventh-Day Adventist Church in Monroe, North Carolina have come together for worship and friendship in their women’s ministry group, Girlfriends @ Monroe. At first, the group got together for monthly Bible studies and other social events. They held an overnight retreat two…

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Retreat This Summer Before You Advance This Fall

It is hard to believe that another summer is slipping away.  July is gone and August is rapidly approaching.  As August arrives, we begin to think about the end of summer and the beginning of the school year. But before summer is truly gone, take some time to yourself to reflect and recharge for another…

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