Girls Ministries curriculum is flexible, if the traditional methodology of the curriculum is not feasible in your church, the material can be used solely as a discipleship tool. Here are facts about each to help you decide:
If your girls are uninterested in working the requirements into their schedule this might be the best choice for your group. The curriculum still offers the same discussion and biblical base for a woman-to-girl mentoring program. What non-achievement offers:
Achievement consists of treating the curriculum according to the standards and requirements established by the club guidelines. Badges and awards are effective motivators for girls. They provide incentive for completing a program and a sense of accomplishment upon completion. Awards are a means of encouraging girls to hide God's Word in their hearts. Achievement programs in a club setting provide a sense of belonging as girls work together. It is important to remember that badges and awards are a means, not an end. What achievement offers:
Whatever your choice, achievement or non-achievement, you have many options for how to personalize your club, make it enjoyable to the girls in your club, and most importantly help you to disciple and mentor them.
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