WMU Monthly News from Betsy Ross
Missions: It’s not just a project; it’s a way of life.
The 2019-2020 WMU Planning Guide contains so many great resources. Here are some highlights:
•Five Healthy Boundaries in Ministry—Begin the new church year by establishing healthy boundaries in ministry to help leaders avoid burn-out and stay focused on the “why” of serving.
•Administration: A Strategy for Servant Leadership—Gain a new perspective on working with people, seeing the whole picture, and keeping the goal in mind.
•Christian Leaders Share Their Faith—Prepare to share your salvation story by answering 3 questions.
•Love Your Neighbor as Yourself—Get to know your neighbors better so you can share God’s goodness with them.
•Working with Your Pastor—A caring approach to support your pastor and his family provides insights to help you know how to pray and how WMU can help him and the church.
•Devotional—Explore the 3 objectives of the Unshakable Pursuit emphasis and the current critical issue of refugees in devotionals for each quarter.
•Quarterly Emphases—Find information about and ideas to get your church involved in the state missions emphasis, Global Hunger Sunday, the Week of Prayer for Baptist Asociations, the Baptist Women’s World Day of Prayer, the Week of Prayer and Mission Study for International Missions and the Lottie Moon Christmas Offering, Focus on WMU, Children’s Missions Day, the Week of Prayer and Mission Study for North American Missions and the Annie Armstrong Easter Offering, Cooperative Program Sunday, and Christmas in August.
Take advantage of the many WMU resources available to help make missions a part of our everyday life.
In His Service,
Betsy Ross, WMU Director