Fruit of the Spirit Theme

Fruit of the Spirit
Women's Ministry Theme

Julia Bettencourt

Posted October 04, 2004



Spiritual Application

This theme revolves around displaying the Fruit of the Spirit in our daily lives. 


Theme Verse Suggestions

But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, longsuffering, gentleness, goodness, faith, meekness, temperance: against such there is no law.  Galatians 5:22


Devotional/Lesson Suggestions

Provisions by Julia

Do a study on the Fruit of the Spirit

More Devotionals by Julia


Alternative Theme Titles

Fruit of the Spirit

Got Fruit?

Harvest the Fruit of the Spirit

Let's Get Fruity

Bearing Much Fruit

Fruity Christians

Fruit Matters

Gone Fruity


Decorating

Color:  any.  

You could pull the colors from a few different fruits, such as bright yellows( bananas, Purple (grapes).

Use fake or real fruits of all kinds.

Fruit baskets or fruit crates

Canning supplies such as a canner and a few fruit jars

Berry basket centerpieces

Fruit Arrangement

Make a display with lots of fruits.  Use a fruit crate or large basket tipped sideways with it all flowing out.  Add in a few vines or greenery for fillers.

Fruit of The Spirit Tree 

Use school paper to make a tree or draw a mural of one.  Cut out different large shaped fruits and write out the Fruit of the Spirit on them.  (Galatians. 5:22)


Icebreakers

Fruit of the Spirit Word Search

Fruit of the Spriit Word Search

Download PDF File

Download Answer Key


Music

Spirit of the Living God (fall fresh on me)  Chorus

I've Got Peace Like A River  Chorus

I Have the Joy, Joy, Joy, Joy Down in My Heart  Chorus


Favors

Berry basket with berries that are in season

Apples or any fruit. Use ribbon to tie on hang tag with verse and event info. (title and date)

Fruit Magnets (sometimes you can find packages of these with several in them at the $stores.)

Small bottles of fruit scented bubble bath or hand creme.

Mini jars of jelly.

Fruit flavored teas.

Fruit flavored candy (such as Starbursts or the strawberry candy).

Recipe card of a favorite fruit recipe.

Find fruit themed rubber stamps to make favors with.


See my blog for creative favor ideas.


Door Prizes

Gift Certificate for a pie from Marie Calendars (if you have those in your area or any restaurant that has specialty pies.)

Fruit Dishtowels or potholders.

Kitchen accessory or item decorated with fruit motif.

Print/picture with fruit.

Notepads or stationary decorated with fruit.

Book on canning/freezing fruit.

Jarred Jellies.

Bag of Fruit Candy.

Large value pack of fruit flavored chewing gum.

Box of Fruit Loops:)

Kitchen items geared for fruit such as a cherry pit remover, juicer (can usually find in $stores) 

Door Prize Ideas for Women

Door Prize Tips


Just for Fun

Do a workshop or share tips on Canning or Freezing Fruit.  See if any of the ladies of your church who do this would mind sharing on the topic.

Share a Fruit Recipe for something such as a fruit pie or fruit salad.

Make up a receipe booklet of fruit recipes.  Collect recipes from your ladies ahead of time and have ready.

Share some fun, nutritional, or unknown facts about fruit.

Food and Serving

Fruit Platter and dip.

Fruit salads.

Fruit desserts.

Fruit pizza.  (There are a lot of fun recipes for these online using sugar dough for the crust.  Just search your favorite search engine.)

Hospitality in Women's Ministry


Copyright ©2004 Julia Bettencourt
Any Scripture quoted is in the King James Version.
www.juliabettencourt.com


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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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