In the Bag (purse)
Women's Ministry Theme
Posted February 04, 2007
(This page has been updated several times over the years.)
With handbags and purses as an inspiration, this theme revovles around what we carry with us on a daily basis as a Christian woman
Theme Verse Suggestions
I am crucified with Christ: nevertheless I live; yet not I, but Christ liveth in me: and the life which I now live in the flesh I live by the faith of the Son of God, who loved me, and gave himself for me. Galatians 2:20
What's In Your Purse? by Julia
Purse for All Seasons Handout
Alternative Theme Titles
In the Bag
What's In Your Purse?
What's In The Bag?
The Contents of Me!
What I Carry
Decorate using lots of handbags, purses, totes, and any type of bag.
Shopping bags with flowers for centerpieces
Helium filled balloons tied to bags (shopping bag type) or to purse handles.
Small arrangements in purses. A little greenery or silk flowers poked into the tops of them.
Search Me O God (James E. Orr)
Mini Purses or Tote Bags
Purse size calendar
Anything to go inside a purse - tissue packs, mints, etc.
Mint and Gum Purses/Totes. See directions on this blog post.
Purse Clutch Lip Balm Holder. See directions on my blog post.
Papercraft Purse. See directions and template link on my blog post.
See my blog for more creative favor ideas.
Purse or tote bag
Purse size umbrella
Purse Purse "Basket".
Fill a purse or tote bag with several fun purse size items.
Put in any item you would find in a purse such as gum, mints, lipstick, small compact mirror, etc.
Just for Fun
Charity Purse Project.
Collect used purses for a women's shelter.
Fill with goodies.
Do a Group Project: Decorating kraft paper bags or tote bags.
Do a Group Project: Do a brown bag craft such as brown bag photo albums, etc.
Copyright ©2007 Julia Bettencourt
Any Scripture quoted is in the King James Version.
Credit: Artwork for some printables by Trina Clark. DigiScrpKits.