Women’s Ministries

Women’s Ministries

 

Ministries

 

Backpack Buddies

In an attempt to insure that disadvantaged elementary school children do not go hungry over the weekend, we send them home each Friday with kid-friendly meals and snacks in “backpacks”.If you would like to be a part of this ministry at Weis Elementary, please contact Jennifer Daniel at 433-8896.

 

CONNECT

CONNECT is a day for women to help with special projects in the community and in our church. Connect takes place on a Saturday in the spring. For more information contact Teresa Howerton at coastalfragrancefl@yahoo.com.

 

Eighties Ladies

For more than 20 years this ministry has focused on the ladies of our church who are eighty years old or older.The main event is a luncheon in their honor each spring.If you would like more information please contact Mary Kaye Bell at 444-9009.

 

First Friends

A ministry for the children and their families at our partner school, Weis Elementary. The goal is to make relationships that show them the love of Christ. Special events are planned and held at the school throughout the school year. For more information contact Lori Kizziah at 969-9649.

 

LEAFF Ministry (Loving & Empowering Adoptive & Foster Families)

EVERYONE can take part in this ministry as we strive to make a difference in the lives of foster and adoptive families.This ministry will provide prayer support, “foster grandparents,” dinner for homes receiving a child, respite care, encouraging notes, etc… For more information on how you can be involved, contact Jamie Thorn (850)380-2082 or Stacey Balka (850)723-9996.

 

Love on Wheels

Many of our senior ladies have appointments with their doctors, dentists or other commitments and need someone to drive them. That’s where love is expressed and wheels put to it. Our volunteers provide transportation to those unable to drive themselves. If you are interested, please call Beth Gowing at 384-2402.

 

Moms in Prayer

Groups of two or more moms (or grandmothers) meet for one hour a week to pray for their children and school. Moms experience how to replace anxiety and fear with peace and joy by praying specifically and scripturally for their kids. Contact Susan Hill at 932-0882.

 

Personal Touch

A ministry that provides a meal on the day of a funeral for families in the church who have lost an immediate family member.This ministry is divided into five rotating teams of volunteers.The volunteers prepare side dishes and the church provides the meat.To volunteer or ask questions please contact Marcia Howell at 479-6222.

 

Royal Family Kids Camp

Royal Family Kids Camp is a ministry for kids placed in foster care.It allows them to have a week at camp to have fun, learn about God, and see God’s love in action.Contact Lauren Fain for more information at 501-0269.

 

Ladies Cancer Support Group

Our group of Breast Cancer survivors has continued to grow the last two years and includes ladies newly diagnosed and those who are survivors by many years. Our support group has become a network to reach out, share experiences and support each other. Best of all it has led to many new friendships and prayer partners. Call Emily Green at 850-572-0882 more information.

 

Jail Ministry

Women’s Jail Ministry helps disciple women on a work release program with a weekly Bible study. Also, once a month we lead a chapel service at the Escambia County women’s jail. For more information contact Mary Baker at 982-0058.

Women’s Ministries promotes the spiritual growth of women and supports the ministries of women. Through Bible studies, special events, mission and ministry opportunities, you’ll find a place to connect with other women, share your life and faith, and grow and care for one another.

 

Missions

Contact Brenda Roselli at 433-7254 for more information.

 

Beth Davis

Group Meets the Second Tuesday of Each Month

We are a missions minded group open to ladies of all ages.  We support both local and foreign missions.   We do a mission project each month and sometimes we have guest speakers. We have helped Samaritan Hands, Baptist Children’s Home, Baptist Student Center at UWF, Safe Harbor for Women & Children, Ronald McDonald House, Homeless Luncheon, local nursing homes, our church’s mission trips with supplies, and others as needs arise.  Sometimes we meet at church and sometimes we meet in members’  homes.  Our meetings are usually held the 2nd. Tuesday of each month at 10:00 A.M.  Come join us for lots of fellowship and fun!