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Teapots With Character
Women's Ministry Theme

This theme revolves around the godly character that should 'pour' out of our lives. A great theme for a Mother Daughter Tea.

Tea Party Theme Ideas

    Alternative Theme Titles
  • Out Your Spout
  • Tea Party
  • Tea Cups and Lace
  • Woman of Character
  • Let's Have Tea!
  • Tea Please!
  • A Lovely Tea Party
  • A Garden Party Tea
  • An Afternoon Tea

    Theme Verse Suggestion
  • "...Be thou an example of the believers, in word, in conversation,
    in charity, in spirit, in faith, in purity. " I Timothy 4:12

  • Out Your Spout devotional by Julia
  • Drop in for Tea devotional by Julia
  • Find more Devotionals by Julia

    Color Scheme
  • Pinks work great for a feminine tea
  • You may want to gather up some teapots for decorating first and see what the dominant colors are in those before you decide.

    General Decorations
  • Decorate for a Tea.
  • Usually sweet and simple will make a tea luxurious.
  • Gather up teapots and teacups.
  • Sprinkle in flowers and candles too.
  • Tea Links Page
  • Tea Planning Page
  • Find some decorating and craft inspiration for this theme
    Tea Party Event Pinboard (Julia's Pinterest Board)

    For The Tables
  • Use small arrangements done in teapots and teacups.

    Focal Point
  • Doll Tea Party - Use a child's table set up for tea with dolls seated as guests in the chairs

    Games and Ice-breakers:
  • Icebreakers Index

  • Tea Pot Song If this is for a Mother-Daughter Banquet, have a group of the smaller ones sing the "I'm a Little Teapot" song together. The moms will love it! Background Music - Have some beautiful classical type music playing in the background.

  • Teacup With Saucer
  • Teapot/Teacup Magnet .
  • Tea Links Page for ideas.
  • Crafts and Favors Page.

    Just For Fun
  • Make some tea related invitations
  • Share Some Tea Uses. (Check online for resources.)
  • Make special tea invitations. Use teapot or teacup shapes. Embellish with scrapbooking paper.
  • Kid's Participation - If you are having a tea for your Mother's Day banquet and will have some younger kids, you may want to put a few crayons at the tables with a coloring sheet to color. It will give them something to do, especially if there is a lot of conversation that will not include them. Try to find some tea themed color pages for them to color.
  • Share a Tea Joke:
    • Q. Why should you be careful about drinking tea at night?
      A. Because it might mug you!
  • Put cute sayings on the teabags that are served.
    Christian Tea Sayings

    Door Prizes
  • Anything dealing with Tea.
  • Teapot
  • Tea Towels
  • Teacups filled with candy and tied up with tulle and ribbons.
  • Book on Teas
  • Tea Cozy
  • Tea Basket - Fill with boxes of tea, tea strainer, teacup and saucer, tea time or cookie recipe book.
  • Doorprizes Page.

  • Skits Page.

    Food Suggestions
  • Serve Tea of course!
  • Have a tea tasting table and let the ladies try some unusual or different blends.

    Other Ideas
  • Need more ideas for this theme or want to share your own?
    Go to our CLM Facebook Page for interaction. Be sure to "like" the page!
  • See More Women's Ministry Themes (More than 100 free theme ideas!)
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