Women’s Ministry Events

Women’s Ministry

Back Row From L to R:  Carol Lewis, Linda Walsh, Linda McCollum, Cindy Jacobs, Peggy Anderson
Front Row From L to R:  Lissi Bedford, Janet Hamil, Rett Haworth, Janet Pinnell, Carol Glaush, Carolyn Ardoin, Bonnnie King, Diane Bradaric

Welcome to Women’s Ministry 

We are here to serve you because we believe women are designed by God to meet the needs of other women. Our purpose is to encourage women to develop and maintain a vital relationship with Jesus Christ through prayer, Bible study, outreach activities, and service.

The Leadership Team

Director: Lissi Bedford

Recording Secretary: Rett Haworth

Treasurer: Janet Pinnell

Event Coordinators: Janet Hamil and Rett Haworth

Publicity: Bonnie King and Carol Glaush

FIGs Group Advisor: Diane Bradaric

Welcome Lunch Coordinators:  MaryAnn Kochan and Nancy Tibbetts

Helping Hands: Peggy Anderson and Carol Lewis

Outreach: Linda McCollum

Advisor: Diane Bradaric

Should you see us around, please come and say hello. We would love to meet you. There are always opportunities for involvement, so please don’t hesitate to ask.

Women’s Fellowship Happenings

Various events are offered throughout the year to allow women to become better acquainted, meet new people, and fellowship together.

Save the Dates for our wonderful and inspiring programs:      

          Spring Event: “Don’t Worry, Be Happy”,  April 30, 2022

          Summer Event: July 30, 2022

          Holiday Craft Faire and Bake Sale:  November 4-5, 2022

          Christmas Event: December 3, 2022.

Please check this website for updates.

Opportunities for Service

Helping Hands provides meals for those within the church family in times of illness or difficulty, and during bereavement. Peggy Anderson and Carol Lewis 

Prayer Shawl Ministry: Women knit and crochet prayer shawls to be given to those who are going through difficulties. Sandra Milbauer 

Craft Faire and Bake Sale: Our annual Craft Faire and Bake sale will return this year.  There will be many vendors and wonderful cakes, cookies, and candies, among other things.  All proceeds go to Women’s Ministry charities.

Newcomers Welcome Luncheon: Women new to the church, are invited to a luncheon where they can learn more about Women’s Ministry events and activities.  They will meet some of the Leadership team and have the opportunity to interact with each other.  For further information contact Maryann Kochan and Nancy Tibbetts.

Friendship Interest Groups (FIGs)

The purpose of these groups is to encourage women to enrich friendships through mutual interests and shared activities. It is hoped that each participant will develop new and lasting friendships as they enjoy the activities and share the love of Jesus.

Mixed Media:  Create art projects with a variety of media and materials, beginner and beyond. The cost is $5.00.  Chris Fetter and Diane Bradaric.

Ladies ‘N Stitches & More: Meets the 3rd Wednesday of each month from 1:00-3:00. Ladies work on quilting and needlework projects with experienced helpers.  Paula Arndt

Card and Craft Creations:  Learn the art of card making and special craft creations. Cost $5.00. Classes are held on the second Thursday of the month, 1:00-3:00.  Joanie Hinman and Beth Barnes 

Lunch Bunch:  There are four lunch groups.  Each group meets once a month in various locations where they have time to get to know one another and enjoy a wonderful lunch. Belinda Warner.

WOW–Women of the Word Bible Study, Janet Doll. Call the church at 916-408-3800 for information. 

We welcome you to participate in all the activities and events.

You can get a copy of the FIGs and Women’s Ministry brochures in the church foyer. For more information, call the church office at 916-408-3800.