Coffee and Friends
Women's Ministry Theme
Posted August 20, 2007
Using "coffee" as an inspiration, this theme revolves around how having life in Christ can enrich our lives.
Mocha you know that if you blend this theme just right it should be a latte fun and a real perk me up!...Just had to pun:)...Julia
Theme Verse Suggestions
Now unto him that is able to do exceeding abundantly above all that we ask or think, according to the power that worketh in us. Ephesians:3-20
…Be ye holy; for I am holy. 1 Peter 1:16
A Bad Cup of Coffee by Julia
Here's My Cup by Julia
Alternative Theme Titles
Coffee and Friends
Life In Christ--Good To The Last Drop!
Grounded In Christ
Wake Up To Serve The Lord
A Latte Fun!
Overcoming The Daily Grind
Perkin' Up To The Christian Life (Could be "perkin' up to"...whatever biblical truth or principle you want to focus on)
The Perks of The Christian Life Grounds For Improvement (Improving Our Christian Life)
Laughter and Latte
Coffee and Laughter
Blended To Perfection
The Best Part of Wakin' Up Is Jesus In My Life
Fill Your Cup
Mugs and Muffins
If you are using tables, you could make your setting look like a coffee shop.
Use coffee grinders and old time coffee pots
Have some soft music playing.
Check within your group, see if any of the ladies have coffee themed kitchens (which is popular). See if they may have some decorating items to contribute for your meeting.
Display some fun coffee sayings. Print them out and hang in various spots or print out to fit into frames and place those around. Check online for saying sources.
Assortment of coffee mugs filled with flowers.
Plates filled with coffee beans and candles placed in the middle. You could press several votive or tea lights down into the beans on the plate.
Pour coffee beans at the bottom of clear candle holders and around the sides of the candles.
Use coffee scented candles or made with coffee beans.
Make coffee Topiaries. (using styrofoam and coffee beans)
As The Deer (Martin Nystrom)
Here I Am To Worship (Tim Hughes)
God Is So Good (Chorus)
Tie up mini plastic spoon to coffee pod with baker's twine.
See my blog post for this project and printable.
Package your own personalized coffee blend.
Individual pack of specialty coffee. (Some companies will personalize the small packages.)
Coffee scoop. Tie up with ribbon and hang tag.
Coffee scented Candle (or decorated with coffee beans)
Coffee flavored candies tied up in cellophane.
See my blog for creative favor ideas.
Anything With Coffee - Check out dishtowels, novelties, etc.
Set of Coasters
Cream and Sugar Set
Gift Certificate to Starbucks or your local coffee shop.
Coffee Related Gift Basket - Fill with specialty coffees, specialty flavorings, coffee cup(s).
Just for Fun
Share a little coffee history or some fun coffee facts. (Check online for sources.)
Have a coffee mug exchange
Do any group craft using coffee filters. There are many ideas online from angels to roses. Just do a search for coffee filter crafts in your favorite search engine.
Just for a Pun:
Stealing someone's coffee is called a "mugging".
When he spilled coffee on her shirt she showed him dis-stain.
Food and Serving
Large muffins like they sell in Starbucks.
Serve donuts and coffee.
Serve coffee with things that go well for dipping.
Sugar cookies, biscotti, harder crunchy type cookies, etc.
Serve coffee with all the fun things.
Special flavorings, specialty creamers, whipped cream, sugar cubes, flavored sugar, etc.
See if someone has a cappuccino maker you can use for the evening.
Don't forget to put out coffee stirrers.
Copyright ©2007 Julia Bettencourt
Any Scripture quoted is in the King James Version.
See my Coffee Theme Pinterest Board for more ideas!