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First Women seek to win woman to Christ and encourage them to grow in their relationship with God and others by providing opportunities for spiritual growth, close fellowship, meaningful service and effectual outreach.
Celebrating “The Sweet Life”
For we are to God the sweet aroma of Christ among those who are being saved and to those who are perishing. (2 Cor. 2:15).
Our prayer for 2015 is the WOMEN OF FIRST will be the fragrance of Christ in our church and community.
Women’s Bible studies meet on various days and at various times throughout the week to meet your busy schedule. We encourage you to join us for one of our dynamic and life changing studies. Please visit the InfoCenter or Contact us for more information on a specific study.
Thursday Morning Study
10:00 to 11:30 am in Church Reception Room, 12 Extraordinary Women by John MacArthur reveals how God transformed the lives of 12 ordinary women. Book set is $15
Tuesday Evening Study
Tuesday evenings at 7:00 pm we offer a Bible Study for Women who are in the workplace. This study meets 2 times a month in private homes. We are studying The Family of Jesus by Karen Kingsbury.
Thursday Evenings, First Place 4 Health meets: 6:30 to 8:00pm in the Church Fellowship Hall. First Place 4 Health is a wellness program that focuses on putting Christ first in the four areas of our lives: heart, soul, mind and strength (Mark 12:30). Orientation for our next study begins January 15th Join us in studying Motivated to Wellness. Book cost is $19.00.
Sunday Bible Study
Sunday Mornings at 9:00am, this class meets in the church library. All women ages 18 and older are welcome to join. Presently the ladies are studying Elizabeth George’s, Living with Passion and Purpose a study in the book of Luke.
This is an opportunity for younger women in attendance at First Baptist church to meet for face-to-face counseling and personal mentoring by mature women in the church. To become part of the women’s mentoring ministry as a younger woman or mentor, please visit the InfoCenter or Contact us.
In our busy world we seldom take time to stop and truly enjoy the people around us. Time spent with others, especially those who have a heart for God, can be so uplifting and fulfilling. Join the women of First Baptist church in the close fellowship opportunities below.
Stitching Sisters meets on the last Tuesday of the month from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm in the Reception Room off the church foyer. Join First Women for this monthly fellowship of working with our hands to serve others, by quilting, crocheting, knitting, or whatever you bring to do.
Ladies Day Out
Join many First Women on the first Sunday of each month following the regular morning services for lunch at a neighborhood restaurant. Meet at the InfoCenter for directions.
More Than Mommies is a ministry promoting activities for moms of preschoolers. Regular events and Bible studies are available with childcare provided. More Than Mommies meets the third Wednesday morning of each month. For information on upcoming activities visit our InfoCenter or Contact us.
The Ladies Retreat happens annually in the fall. This is a great opportunity for fellowship, relaxation and spiritual growth.
First Women seek to serve both locally and globally by using their talents and time to minister to others serving the Lord.
Taste of Grace
The women of First Baptist church take great pride in serving the church through the Taste of Grace ministry. Taste of Grace serves in providing meals for convalescents and new parents, respite care, and other special needs. To get involved or learn more about serving opportunities, please visit the InfoCenter or Contact us.
The First Baptist Church women’s ministry offers outreach opportunities each month. These outreach opportunities give women the ability to serve both locally and globally by using their talents and time to minister to others.
Women for Missions Fellowship meets 6 times a year for the purpose of learning more about missions and praying for our global ministries. Women for Missions Fellowship serves and encourages our missionaries and their families in many tangible ways.
We also manage the inventory and distribution of the “Missionary Closet” which contains items to be used by our missionaries. January we are collecting “white sale” items. February we are asking for GIFT CARDS OF LOVE.
Faith Baptist Community Center
Faith Baptist Community Center, located in the city of Cleveland provides an opportunity for women of First Baptist Church to serve in a monthly luncheon and Bible study for women in the inner city.
Visit the InfoCenter for information on getting involved or to sign up for many of our activities.
Contact us here with any questions you have concerning our Women’s ministry.