Tips For Taking Your Retreat Online

In the wake of the pandemic, women’s ministry leaders around the country had to cancel their retreats when suddenly meeting in-person became a national no-no. Maybe you were one of them. With hope that communities and churches would open back up sooner than later, the reality is upon us that getting “back to normal” is … Read more Tips For Taking Your Retreat Online

Hosting Group’s WonderFull World Retreat Online

A retreat is a time for women to come together to connect as friends and to deepen their faith. While we believe this happens best when women have a chance to gather face to face, sometimes (like amidst a pandemic) that isn’t possible. But just because a retreat can’t be done in-person doesn’t mean it … Read more Hosting Group’s WonderFull World Retreat Online

Hosting Group’s Cafe Chocolat Retreat Online

A retreat is a time for women to come together to connect as friends and to deepen their faith. While we believe this happens best when women have a chance to gather face to face, sometimes (like amidst a pandemic) that isn’t possible. But just because a retreat can’t be done in-person doesn’t mean it … Read more Hosting Group’s Cafe Chocolat Retreat Online

VIDEO: How to Host a Successful Women’s Retreat Online

NOTE: This is a recording of a webinar that took place on May 14, 2020. The Coronavirus has led women’s ministry into new territory—and new opportunity!—this year. One unexpected but exciting opportunity is the chance to host an online women’s retreat. With lower costs, increased scheduling flexibility, and more accessibility, an online retreat may be … Read more VIDEO: How to Host a Successful Women’s Retreat Online

TUTORIAL: Hosting an Online Retreat Using Zoom Meetings

Yes, we are overwhelmed by all the choices, too! And while we are cautious to recommend any one platform, we know how helpful it can be to receive some direction. For that reason, we’re writing this tutorial for Zoom Meetings. But if you’re not comfortable with Zoom for any reason, there are many others that … Read more TUTORIAL: Hosting an Online Retreat Using Zoom Meetings

PERMISSIONS For Hosting a Group Retreat Online

NOTE: These permissions are only extended to those who have purchased a Cafe Chocolat or WonderFull World Retreat kit. If you purchased a kit and have NOT received the online hosting guide, please contact info@group.com. MUSIC Our Group retreats include four Group-owned songs and four songs from other copyright holders. For the songs from other … Read more PERMISSIONS For Hosting a Group Retreat Online

BE BOLD Tips to Stay Relational, Experiential, and fun!

We know that right now, your Be Bold class looks a little different. It’s hard not to meet in person! But we’ve been inspired by a friend in ministry who’s doing something amazing with her Be Bold group (and seeing it grow!), and we want to help you do the same. Here’s a great way … Read more BE BOLD Tips to Stay Relational, Experiential, and fun!

Tips for Building DIG IN Lessons for Home Use

We know that ministry looks different right now. Some churches have begun meeting together again, but for others that vision feels a long way off. Some are doing live video calls, others are sending families prerecorded video lessons, while others are sending lessons for parents to lead with their children. Try these tips, to make … Read more Tips for Building DIG IN Lessons for Home Use

DIG IN: Tips for Using Quarter 1 Foundations of Faith Today

We know that ministry looks different right now. Some churches have begun meeting together again, but for others that vision feels a long way off. Some are doing live video calls, others are sending families prerecorded video lessons, while others are sending lessons for parents to lead with their children. To assist you in these … Read more DIG IN: Tips for Using Quarter 1 Foundations of Faith Today

Tips for Modifying Your Curriculum Lessons for Non-traditional Settings

We know that ministry looks different right now. Some churches have begun meeting together again, but for others that vision feels a long way off. Some are doing live video calls, others are sending families pre-recorded video lessons, while others are sending lessons for parents to lead with their children.  These are all great ways … Read more Tips for Modifying Your Curriculum Lessons for Non-traditional Settings