Women's Groups

Explore these opportunities to connect with God and other women in small groups, or consider launching your own!  If you have an interest in starting a new women’s small group or study, please contact Beth Nichols (282-4645).

 

Support & Care Groups

Shiloh Ministry

A community that provides support for those grieving the loss of their unborn baby or longing for a child yet to be conceived. 
More Info: Shiloh Ministry
Contact: Charlotte Gage and Caroline Hutton

Day by Day with God

This group seeks to walk by faith and find hope in Jesus when living with physical and/or emotional difficulties in life.
When: First and third Friday, 1:00-3:00 p.m. from Sept. to May
Where: 500 Forest, Multi-Purpose Room
Contact: Ann Van Valkenburg or 673-0088


Monthly Groups

Monthly Morning Studies

Study:  Priscilla Shirer, Discerning the Voice of God, How to Recognize When God Speaks
When:  Second Tuesday, 9:00-11:30 a.m. from September to May
Where:  Room 217
Contact:   Janet Kay at 301-9344

Sara's Circle of Friends
Study: Music in the Church
When:  Second Tuesday, 10:00-12:00 p.m. from September to May
Where:  Parlor
Contact:   Kathy Whitten or 357-2869

Study: Study of People of Faith led by Myra Thompson
When:  Second Mondays, 10:00-11:30 p.m. from Sept. to May
Where: 500 Forest, Multi-Purpose Room
Contact:  Sue Hendrickson at 282-4645 x 112

Monthly Dinner Gathering

Potluck dinner with a devotion, study in scripture, and prayer.
When:  Third Tuesday, 6:30-8:45 p.m. from Sept. to May
Where: 500 Forest, kitchen
Contact: Nan Clarke at 447-3675 and Eileen Raynor at 285-0198

Helping Hands Service Group

Study:  This group visits members in hospitals, assisted living facilities and homes, provides food, babysits, and helps with errands and appointments.
When:  Second Tuesday, 12:15-1:30 p.m. from Sept. to May
Where:  Room 217
Contact:  Janet Kay at 301-9344 and Elizabeth Cole at 741-0360 

 Kingdom Knitters & Crocheters

This group knits hats, mittens, scarves and blankets for our mission partner in Romania and prays for recipients. Don’t know how to knit? Come and learn!
When:   4th Tuesday, 9-11 a.m. and 3rd Monday,
7-9 p.m.
Where: Room 101
Contact Peggy Harvey at 741-1658

Care and Cards

This group writes notes of encouragement to and prays for individuals on the care list and members of staff.
When:  Second Sunday of each month, 12:15 p.m.
Where:  Room 207
Contact:  Judy Duarte at 399-6368


Summer Study

Each summer we have a 6-8 week evening study.  This group meets weekly from 7-9 p.m. and begins with refreshments, a fun large group activity and then breaks into small groups for discussion. Watch for registration information in the spring.

 

Weekly Groups

Weekly Morning Study

Study: Kelly Minter's, Nehemiah: A Heart That Can Break
When:  Tuesdays, 9:30-11:00 a.m. from Sept. to May
(Begins again Sept. 12)
Where:  Room 213
Contact:  Joyce Koontz at 740-2778


BI-MONTHLY GROUPS

Refresh Wednesday Evening Study

Join young working women and/or young mothers for Bible study and for getting to know others. This is a "no homework" group, so feel free to drop in anytime to get to know others.

Study:  Jennie Allen, Proven: Where Christ’s Abundance Meets Our Great Need
When: 6:30-8:00 p.m, first and third Wednesdays of the month (Begins again in September!
Where: Parlor
Contact: Caroline HuttonBlair Bigelow,
Erin Holbrook
*Childcare available for infants through 6th grade


FELLOWSHIP GROUPS

Friday Fellowship  

If you would like to get to know some other Third women, please join us for a Friday Fellowship gatherings on September 15, October 20, and November 17 in different homes around town. Light refreshments, casual dress, fun women - a great way to start the weekend! 

For more information, contact someone on the team: Erin Holbrook (337-8367), Molly Dreux (754-8225), Emily Henley (310-9640), or Ginny Latham (434-426-4431)

Fun, Food & Fellowship

Women 50+ and On Your Own
When:  Third Friday evening from 6-8 pm
Contact: Stephanie Holt at 370-1744

Christian Book Group

This group has lunch together and discusses challenging and diverse Christian books.
When: Fourth Tuesday Bi-monthly in Sept, Nov, Jan, Mar, May, July at 12:00-1:30 p.m.
Where:  500 Forest, Bonhoeffer Room
Contact Stephanie Holt at 370-1744


Other Women's
Small Groups

If you have interest in starting a new small group or study, please contact Beth Nichols at 282-4645 x 124.

Seasons of Life Groups

These are small groups of 8-10 women in various "seasons of life" who meet once a month in members' homes. New daytime and evening groups form each fall. Each group selects its own study. 

Contact: Beth Nichols at 282-4645