Women of Grace

Welcome to Women's Ministry at Grace Presbyterian Church! We are thrilled you stopped by our page!

Our goal is to create a space where each woman feels welcomed and cared for. Whether you need a soft place to land, or you're ready for an in-depth Bible study, or something in-between, we hope you'll find what you need for the season of life you're in.

We offer weekly Bible studies, support groups, and special events. Please feel free to reach out to me, Brenda Garrison, with any questions or comments.

I look forward to meeting you!

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    MOPS
    A place to refresh and renew
    with other moms just like you!

    MOPS is on a mission to celebrate motherhood. We build circles of women who love each other like family, because raising humans is beautiful and hard, and having each other to lean on is life-giving.


    This year moms need MOPS more than ever!

    MOPS will start September 17, 2021. Stay tuned for more details here and on the MOPS Facebook page. Contact Brenda Garrison with any questions."


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    Tuesday Bible Study
    9:30-11:30 a.m.

    Tuesday Morning Bible Study is a wonderful time to connect with other women while studying God’s word and spending time in prayer together. Each semester we offer different classes and groups that are open to women of all ages. Child care is also available.

    For more information, please contact Brenda Garrison.

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    Women's Summer Bible Study
    Summer 2021

    I want to say "Welcome back!" to everyone who is interested in our women's ministries!

    It's been a long year and a half. We all need refreshment and opportunities to reconnect. I want our women's summer Bible study to be that place of relaxing, connecting as we open the Word of God together. We will gather in the Front Porch room just as women used to gather on their own front porches on summer evenings watching their kids play until the fireflies appeared.

    I want to start the welcome with our summer Bible study on Wednesday evenings, June 30 through August 11. Women of all ages, from high school and up, are welcome to join us. Please feel free to attend as much or as little as fits your schedule! The format of this study is meant to stand alone each week.

    Over the course of eight weeks, we'll be studying the Word through Ruth Chou Simons' newest book, "Truthfilled."

    I love the "Truthfilled" study because Ruth meets us right we are – in our own minds. She experiences the same struggles we do: doubt, insecurity (everyone is!), fear, worry, loneliness, and self-identity issues. Ruth helps us grow in our relationship with God, whether that is hearing from or talking with Him. She gives us practical applications so we can use what we study, thereby growing in our relationship with God and becoming more like Christ.

    We will meet Wednesday evenings in the Front Porch Room from 6:30-8:00 p.m., June 30 - August 11, 2021.

    I can't wait to see you there!

    JOIN US!

    1. Books can be purchased at the study.
       
    2. REGISTER:
      Click here to register! We will then send you an email with directions on how to join the online class.
       
    3. INVITE YOUR FRIENDS:
      All women are invited—ages high school and up! Registration is required to preserve the safety of our online meeting.

    Questions? Email Brenda Garrison.

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    Monday Morning Prayer
    We meet weekly to pray together.

    All women are invited to attend a weekly time of prayer for our church, our nation, our missionaries, and our own personal requests. We begin each week with a devotional or a sharing time by a missionary. Then we divide into groups and spend time in prayer.

    For more information contact Mary Jane Crowell at (309) 674-5313.


     

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    Grace Women's Fellowship
    Find encouragement and friends.

    We meet on the third Tuesday evening of each month to develop friendships and encourage one another through inspirational speakers and interesting activities. We enjoy refreshments and a special speaker shares a devotional.

    For more information contact Brenda Garrison.


     

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    His Alone
    Find encouragement among single
    women together.

    His alone is a special gathering for women who are single – either widowed, divorced, or never married. We meet once a month (September through May) for fellowship, lunch, and encouragement.

    For more information contact Joy Moore at (309) 713-3918.


     

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    Woman 2 Woman
    Titus 2 Ministry

    Woman to woman. Day to Day. Life to life. A beautiful model of sharing life between older and younger women is displayed in Titus 2. Many of us feel unqualified to teach others, but we can use our strengths and our failures to point others to God’s amazing grace.

    The women’s ministry at Grace desires to help women of all ages join together in a mentoring relationship. We do this by intentionally planning events that facilitate intergenerational relationships and providing resources as needed.

    If you are interested in finding a mentor or being a mentor, please contact Woman 2 Woman Coordinator, Karen Cordes.

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    Life-on-Life Missional Discipleship

    MATTHEW 28:18-20

    And Jesus came and said to them, "All authority in heaven and on earth has been given to me. Go therefore and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, teaching them to observe all that I have commanded you. And behold, I am with you always, to the end of the age."

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