Sep 30, 2016
Global Women’s Annual Meeting: Summary of Key Discussions and Presentations
Global Women held its Annual Meeting September 23-24 in Pelham, AL. The gathering provided an opportunity for the leadership team to discuss key areas of business, identify…
Sep 30, 2016
Global Women Elects New Officers
On September 23, 2016, Global Women elected new Board Officers during its Annual Meeting. A complete list of current Directors, including newly elected Officers is below.
Misty Granade, President
Karen Cotter, Vice President
Gerel Myers, Treasurer
Theresa Weisenberger, Secretary
Sep 26, 2016
This November, we will be walking, jogging, running and cycling for Global Women’s 1st Annual Virtual Run/Walk.
With each step we take, we will raise awareness about issues that prevent women and girls from experiencing…
Sep 13, 2016
I have come to believe that many of my closest friends are workaholics. (Maybe I am too.) It is not uncommon for me to spend a Friday evening listening to my sister friends’ stories of long days taking care of people and things and sleepless nights worrying about those same people and things. And, as they lament over unrealistic work expectations and overwhelming family obligations, I tend not to…
Aug 23, 2016
What’s In You?
Many years ago, I was visiting friends and our usual tame conversation turned tense. At first, we were all talking casually about ministry and work. But, as the husband began sharing more about his professional aspirations, the tone shifted. Then, out of nowhere, the wife rolled her eyes and said, “If lazy and arrogant were…
Aug 15, 2016
INGENUITY: HOW WOMEN MAKE SOMETHING OUT OF NOTHING
My great grandmother perfected the art of making something out of seemingly nothing. She made home décor items out of egg cartons and aluminum cans and purses from sea shells. She was not building an inventory for an eventual crafts business nor was she an aspiring visual artist. She was a woman who felt the weight of responsibility of…
Aug 09, 2016
We're looking for a dynamic Social Media/ Marketing Intern!
Are you looking for ways to make a difference in the lives of women and girls? Do you have creative marketing ideas, want to test social media strategies and/or want to gain valuable experience managing projects?
We have just the right opportunity…
Aug 08, 2016
TAKE THE LEAD PART II: FACING THE FUTURE
Watching the world’s best athletes compete in the Olympic games has been thrilling. I have cheered on the front runners and the underdogs, amazed at how much preparation they all put in for just one moment of glory. I have also been paying attention to those who never make it past the first heat. …
Aug 01, 2016
TAKE THE LEAD PART I: We're Not Waiting for Superman
More than fifteen years ago, several women gathered to share their passion for international and interdenominational women’s ministry. As they surveyed the state of women being affirmed and equipped for global missions and professional ministry, they realized women were being left behind or left out on all sides of the…
Jun 07, 2016
Global Women envisions a world where every woman is empowered by the love of God, valued by her community, and equipped to fulfill her unique purpose. It was this statement that grabbed my attention nearly a year ago and it is this vision that still captures my imagination today.
I get excited at…