A Snail's Pace
Women's Ministry Theme
Posted May 14, 2013 (originally posted to my blog)
Slowing down in life; slowing down in speech; slowing down before getting angry.
Makes a good summer theme.
Theme Verse Suggestions
Wherefore, my beloved brethren, let every man be swift to hear, slow to speak, slow to wrath. James 1:19
Take it Slow by Julia
Take it Slow! Lesson Handout
More Devotionals by Julia
Alternative Theme Titles
A Snail's Pace
Take it Slow
The Big Slow Down
Summer at a Snail’s Pace
Slow Down Summer Fellowship
Summer Slow Down
Sizzling Summer Slow Down
Stop and Smell the Roses
Relax! It’s Summer
Lazy Days of Summer
Pace the Race
Objects: snails ; turtles caterpillars (look in craft and hobby stores)
"Slow" signs (make out of yellow cardstock)
Roses (to stop and smell)
Where did you go on your favorite vacation and why?
When is the last time you really relaxed?
Near to the Heart of God Hymn (Cleland B. McAfee)
Jesus I am Resting, Resting Hymn (Jean S. Pigott)
Drinking cup with straw/lid
Any summer object
See my blog for creative favor ideas.
Gift card to an ice-cream shop
Bag or basket
Fill with summer fun objects to relax - sunglasses, drinking cup, flavored ice teas, container of lemonade, magazine, book.
Food and Serving
Summer foods: watermelon, berries, fruit salads
Make it a night for everyone to bring a slow cooker (crock pot) food.
Copyright ©2013Julia Bettencourt
Any Scripture quoted is in the King James Version.