Dot (polka dot) Theme Ideas

On the Dot
Women's Ministry Theme

Julia Bettencourt

Posted August 06, 2007

Spiritual Application

This theme could revolve two ways--God always having perfect timing "on the dot" or we as Christians being on the "dot" in different areas of our Christian lives.

Theme Verse Suggestions

Rest in the LORD, and wait patiently for him…  Psalm 37:7

Devotional/Lesson Suggestions

Right On The Dot by Julia

Dot Toipic Devotional Starters

More Devotionals by Julia

Alternative Theme Titles

On the Dot

Right on the Dot

Dot To Dot Living

On The Dotted Line

Dot Your "I"s


Color:  any

Decorate with lots of "dots". 

Cut circles of various sizes out of colored construction paper or posterboard. 

Place the dots everywhere. walls, floors, etc.

Make a "dot" trail from your main area to different areas using a different color dot for each trail.

For a larger meeting that several churches or visiting ladies will attend, make one trail of large dots to the ladies bathroom.

Write verses or sayings that go with your theme on large construction paper dots to use on walls.

Use material with dots to lay over tables, etc.

Fill polka dot mugs with flowers.

Use gift bags in polka dots and fill with flowers and greenery for centerpieces or fill with doorprizes but use for decoration before distributing.

Make large construction or scrapbooking paper dots and spread out on the tabletops.

For a small group meal where you know who will attend, make name place cards out of large dots for each setting.

Paint terra cotta pots with large dots, fill with flowers for centerpieces.  You could just tie polka dot ribbon around the pots instead of painting the dots on them. 


Play Twister. (great idea for a teens group of girls)

Discussion Starter:

Have the ladies give testimonies concerning a time when God was "right on the dot" with them.

Icebreaker Index


Wait On The Lord by Fannie Crosby


Small package of "Dots" candy

Notebooks or small novelty with "dots"

Package favors in dotted paper.

Polka dot mugs

See my blog for creative favor ideas.

Door Prizes

Polka dot gift bags filled with goodies.

Movie size package of "Dots" candy. 

Polka dot purse or tote bag. 

Polka dot umbrella 

Polka dot scarf 

Any polka dot item.

Door Prize Ideas for Women

Door Prize Tips

Just for Fun

Place sticker dots under each plate or chair with one of a different color or marked differently to identify the winner of a doorprize.

Food and Serving

Make a cake and decorate with Necco Wafers candy.

Round sugar cookies or cupcakes iced and topped with Necco Wafers, m&m's, or any round candies.

Have small bowls filled with Necco Wafers, M&M's, Reeces Pieces, Dots Candy, or any small round goodies.

Serve "round" foods such as fruit or cookie pizzas.

Bring out the dotted dishware (platters, etc.)

Hospitality in Women's Ministry

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This theme is geared for you to take a few ideas for a small meeting or take several for a larger event. These are suggestions for you to build upon.  Be creative...Julia

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