Firefly - Lightning Bug Event Theme

Express Your Delight
Women's Ministry Theme

Julia Bettencourt

Posted May 11, 2011

Spiritual Application

This theme is inspired by lightning bugs (fireflies) and can focus on delighting in the Word or just in the Lord in general.

You could even narrow in on lighting up the world as Christians.

Great for a Summer Theme!

Theme Verse Suggestions

I will delight myself in thy statutes: I will not forget thy word.  Psalm 119:16

Delight thyself also in the LORD; and he shall give thee the desires of thine heart.  Psalms 37:4

For thou wilt light my candle: the LORD my God will enlighten my darkness.  Psalms 18:28

O send out thy light and thy truth: let them lead me; let them bring me unto thy holy hill, and to thy tabernacles.  Psalms 43:3

Let your light so shine before men, that they may see your good works, and glorify your Father which is in heaven.  Matthew 5:16 

Devotional/Lesson Suggestions

Delighting in the Word by Julia

10 discussion questions for this devotional.

Delight in Word Lesson Questions

Download in a PDF File

Make a study on delighting in the Lord.  (Psalm 37:4)

Make a study on letting Your light shine.  (Matthew 5:16)

More Devotionals by Julia

Bible Related Resources

Personal Bible Study Form

Personal Bible Study Form

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S.O.A.P. Bible Study

SOAP Bible Study Form

Download in a PDF File

Bible Study Assessment in the CLM Resource Shop.

Bible Study Assessment Info

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Alternative Theme Titles

Express Your Delight

Light Up The World 

Light The Way 

Faces All Aglow 

Simple Summer Pleasures 

Fireflies In Summer 

A Summer's Night 

How Delightful! 

Delight in the Lord 

Delight in the Word 

My Hearts Delight 

A Delightful Journey


Color:  yellow accents

If you are focusing on delighting in the Word, have Bibles on display or Bible verses.

Summer objects

Bug houses/catchers

Ligtning bug cut outs

Strings of twinkle lights

Plaid tablecloths for a summer feel

Mason Jars with strings of battery operated twinkle lights inside to resemble lightning bugs

Bible verses to go with your theme in small frames



Little Mrs. Hood and Her Quiet Time

Little Miss Hood Quiet time Skit

The message is that things will try to hold us back from taking that time to spend with the Lord each day but we just have to keep at it.

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This Little Light of Mine (chorus)

Thy Word Have I Hid in my Heart (Ernest O. Sellers)

Brighten the Corner Where You Are (Ira Ogden)


Mini flashlights

Glow sticks

Night lights

Lighted key chains

See my blog for creative favor ideas.

Door Prizes

Bug house/catcher

Gift certificate to Christian bookstore

Framed Bible verse


Night light 



Door Prize Ideas for Women

Door Prize Tips

Food and Serving


Summer salads


Hospitality in Women's Ministry

Copyright ©2011 Julia Bettencourt
Any Scripture quoted is in the King James Version.

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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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