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Women of Grace – Women’s Ministry

Mission Statement

The Women of Grace ministry exists to create environments where women foster a passionate, vibrant relationship with God, His Word, and each other.

Our Key Verse

“And let us consider how we may spur one another on toward love and good deeds.” Hebrews 10:24

Programming and Classes for Women

Interested in being mentored or mentor someone else? More information coming soon!

“Becoming a Friend of the Faithful God” – A  Precepts study in Genesis 12-25. This study begins on Tuesday, January 14, 2020 and meets Tuesdays at 9:00am-11:15am.  The cost is $15 for study materials. To sign up or if you have questions, please contact Marianne Rollins at marrollins@att.net

Come and take a closer look with us, at 1 and 2 Timothy on Monday nights from 6-7:30. This study begins on Monday, March 2nd, and runs through April. This study will meet in Room 200. For more information or to sign up, please contact Drue Anderson at andersondru@yahoo.com
 
“Defined” begins on Tuesday, February 11th and meets until March 31st, from 6:45-8:30p.m. This eight week study written by Stephen and Alex Kendrick, will help us answer the question, “Who does God say I am?” The Bible tells us we are each made in God’s image, but that image has become distorted by sin. In this study, we will discover how to restore what is broken and have a better understanding of our identity in Christ. For more information or to sign up, please contact Mary Wolski at mary.wolski91@gmail.com.

Community Bible Study (CBS) meets Thursdays, Sept. 5, 2019 until May 8, 2020 from 9:15 am to 11:15 am. This group of interested women are studying the book of Isaiah. Contact Natalie at napervillecbs@gmail.com ​if you would like to know more or are interested in signing up to participate in this study.

Bible Study Fellowship (BSF) meets Tuesdays, Sept. 10, 2019 until April 28, 2020 from  7pm to 8:30 pm. Satellite Groups are studying the book of Acts and the letters of the Apostles. Contact Barb at barbpowers64@gmail.com ​if you would like to know more or are interested in signing up to participate in this study.

Apples of Gold is a ministry that is faithfully and intentionally following Paul’s directive in Titus 2:3-5: “Older women. . . are to teach what is good and so train the younger women to love their husbands and children, to be self-controlled, pure, working at home, kind, and submissive to their own husbands, that the Word of God may not be reviled.” The program is shared in a small, group setting where mature Christian women share food, fellowship, and practical application of biblical teaching with younger women. Topics covered during the lessons are kindness, loving your children, loving your husband, submission, purity, and hospitality. For more information, contact Laurel Schmitz at ruprayin2@gmail.com.

Faith and Fitness- This is a fitness and fellowship group meeting to move and getting to know one another better. Saturdays, beginning Oct. 12, 2019 from 8am to 9:30am. Contact Lisa Jacob at ljacob@maine207.org ​for a complete schedule of meeting dates, to sign up, or if you have further questions.

Opportunities for Service

Hands of Grace is a meals ministry committed to coming alongside people in need and helping them in a tangible way. Our focus is on church attendees who are not already plugged into a small group or Sunday school class. We show hospitality by providing meals to individuals in our church who need short-term assistance during a difficult time (I.e. surgery, birth or death in the family). With God’s leading, Hands of Grace has expanded to include a Funeral ministry, where we provide food and/or serving help for families following a funeral. Our key verse is, “Share with the Lord’s people who are in need. Practice hospitality” (Romans 12:13). Please contact brandymichalek@gmail.com or marytysonbradshaw@yahoo.com.

Upcoming Events

We have lots of fun things coming your way this spring! Stay tuned!

For more information or to get connected with Women of Grace, please send us a message at womenofgrace@gpmail.church!