HandsTheme Womens Ministry Idea

Hands to Work - Hearts to God
Women's Ministry Theme

Julia Bettencourt

Posted September 02, 2010

Spiritual Application

This theme is all about our hands. 

Lots of directions to go--working with our hands, lifting our hands in praise, stretching out our hands to the needy, etc.

Theme Verse Suggestions

Draw nigh to God, and he will draw nigh to you. Cleanse your hands, ye sinners; and purify your hearts, ye double minded.  James 4:8 

For we are his workmanship, created in Christ Jesus unto good works, which God hath before ordained that we should walk in them.  Ephesians 2:10

... I have stretched out my hands unto thee.  Psalm 88:9

And let the beauty of the LORD our God be upon us: and establish thou the work of our hands upon us; yea, the work of our hands establish thou it.  Psalm 90:17

Lift up your hands in the sanctuary, and bless the LORD.  Psalm 134:2

Devotional/Lesson Suggestions

Talking Hands by Julia

More Devotionals by Julia

Alternative Theme Titles

Hands to Work - Hearts to God

HAND-le With Care

Hands of Wisdom

Give Me A Hand

Outstretched Hands

Lift Up My Hands

Hands To Worship


Color:  any

Gloves or mittens on lines

Check thrift stores for vintage dress gloves

White gloves

Pointing hand signs (pointing to various things)


Take My Life and Let It Be (Frances R. Havergal)


Pair of Gloves

Nail Polish (try checking for the little mini bottles of polish)

Emery Boards

Handwarmers--great for winter (on Julia's Blog)

Hand Sanitizer (small individual bottles)

Ring Pops Candy

Hand shaped cookie cutter

See my blog for creative favor ideas.

Door Prizes

Gift certificate to a Nail Salon


Rings (Check Target. They have some fun costume jewlery bling rings)

Jewelry Ring Holder

Hand Towels 

Large Bottle of Hand Sanitizer

Large Bottle of Hand Cream

Hand Gift Basket - Fill with handcreams, nail accessories, hand sanitizer, etc. 

Door Prize Ideas for Women

Door Prize Tips

Just for Fun

Have your helpers wear lots of Ring Pops (candy rings) on their fingers and lots of bangle bracelets.

Have a place to have nails done either by a professional or do each others.

Food and Serving

Finger foods

Hand shape cookies

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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