Women’s Ministries

Women’s Ministries

TAPESTRY: A Gathering Event for Women

Tuesday, October 22 from 6:00-8:00 p.m. in Chipley Hall
Dinner. Testimonies. Friends.
Speakers: Charlie Faye Wilson, Jean Nelson and Stephanie White
$10 per person. Childcare available by reservation.
Call 433-5631 or visit www.fbcp.org/tapestry to reserve your spot!

Ministries

Ministry Contact: Lori Kizziah, kizzi@cox.net or 850-982-8181

 

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.

 

Beth Davis WMU Group

The Beth Davis WMU Group is a mission action emphasis group open to ladies of all ages. Support is given to local, state, and international missions. A mission action project is selected each month as well as various mission topics and speakers are shared at the meetings. Examples of mission projects are: Samaritan Hands, Baptist Children’s Home, Martha’s Vineyard, Safe Harbor for Women & Children and
donations to individual missionaries actively serving. Meetings are held at 10:30 am on the second Tuesday of the month from September thru May in members homes followed by lunch. If you woud like more information, please contact Shirley Callaway at 478-8912.

 

Bible Studies

Women’s Bible studies are ongoing, especially in the fall and winter. Check church announcements for dates and times of Bible studies. If you are interested in leading a study or need more information, please contact Lori Kizziah at 982-8181.

 

CONNECT

Come be part of the fun and fellowship at this Women’s Ministry service day. Invite a relative, neighbor or co-worker to join you for this day of mission projects in the community as well as on the FBCP campus. Lunch will round out the day with a time of connection and sharing. Contact Teresa Howerton at 850-501-6061 or coastalfragrancefl@yahoo.com for information or to sign up.

 

Eighties Ladies

For more than 20 years this ministry has focused on the ladies of our church who are eight 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 850-444-9009.

 

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 850-982-8181.

 

First Ladies Cancer Support Group

Our group includes ladies newly diagnosed and those who are survivors for 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 850-434-8984 for more information.

 

Grandmothers in Prayer

Join this group of committed Grandmothers as they meet weekly to pray. Thursdays at 1:30pm in one of the members home. For more information, contact Marcia Howell at 850-479-6222.

 

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 850-982-0058.

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.

 

Kairos Ministry

A ministry that allows women to enter a women’s prison for a weekend to minister to female inmates. Through Bible study, sharing and praying together, the inmates and volunteers are blessed. There are training sessions for this ministry. Contact Angie Robbins for more information at 850-497-8821.

 

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.

Pensacola Tour of Tables

A special event for the women of our community held every two years. For more information or to volunteer contact Lori Kizziah at 850-982-8181.

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.

 

Sewing for Jesus

On the third Monday of each month a group of dedicated women join together to make clothes and witnessing dolls. These items are sent all over the world with mission teams. If you would like to join (no sewing experience necessary) or need more information contact Rose Stone at
850-477-2617.

 

SHINE

An event for women that shines a light on an issue affecting our world and gives ideas how we can be a light for Christ. To volunteer in leadership for this event, contact Lori Kizziah at 850-982-8181 or kizzi@cox.net.

 

Tapestry

An event for the women of FBCP that highlights the way God weaves our lives together with each other and with Him. A fun time to fellowship together and hear what God has done in the lives of others. To volunteer or for more information contact Lori Kizziah at kizzi@cox .net.

 

Women’s Conference

A great way to meet other women in our church and go deeper in your relationship with God. This conference for women takes place every two years. To volunteer in leadership of this event, please contact Lori Kizziah at 982-8181.

 

 

If you are interested in any leadership position or starting a new ministry, please contact Lori Kizziah at
982-8181 or kizzi@cox.net.