The mission of our women's ministry is to lead women into a growing relationship with Jesus Christ. Special events, Bible studies, small groups, Women's Retreat - whatever your interest, we'd love to have you join us!
NOTE: If the cost of an activity presents difficulty, scholarships are available upon request. Contact Holly McFarland by e-mail or at 763.231.2981.
Come celebrate with us! We hold several events during the year that offer extra-special opportunities for learning, fellowship and fun. Please join us and bring a friend
Mount Carmel Ministries800 Mt. Carmel Dr. NEAlexandria, MN 56308 (320) 846.2744Do you need time away? Do you need strength, energy, or rest? Have you heard God whisper to come to Him? God's word says, " And I will give you the Kingdom of Heaven." Matthew 16:19 (NLT) Pastor Kristi Graner and Kat Hitzeman will lead us in a retreat to experience the fullness of Jesus. Come join us as we are renewed, refreshed and restored through the word of God. We have a wonderful weekend planned for you! Come learn, relax, and be fed. Reserve your spot today at www.calvary.org/women. Questions? Contact Holly McFarland 763.231.2981 or email.
Cost: $200Price includes: Lodging, meals and materials. Click here to register online
April 28thCalvary Lutheran Church
Details coming soon!
What better way to spend time with other women than to gather over God's Word? Join us for Bible study! To ensure adequate materials, pre-registration is encouraged for our Bible study groups.
Unless otherwise indicated, contact Holly McFarland by e-mail or at 763.231.2981 to register. If cost presents a difficulty, please request a scholarship.
Sunday's, Dec.3-24, 9:30-10:30 a.m., Rm N211
Join us for a 4-week Advent bible study to help prepare our hearts and minds for the real meaning of Christmas. We will be doing Max Lucado's ,Because of Bethelhem. There will be a short video, discussion and prayer. Study Guides are available for $7 the first day of class. Questions? Contact Holly McFarland, 763.231.2981 or email.
2nd Tuesday, beginning Jan. 9 , 6:30-8:30 p.m., Good Day Café.
Would you like a safe place to invite friends to talk about faith and life with other women? Join us at Good Day Café, second Tuesday of the month, beginning January 9, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Invite your friends and join us at Good Day Café.
Questions? Contact Holly McFarland, 763.231.2981 or email.
Fridays, beginning Sept. 15 (September 2017-May 2018)9:30-11:30 a.m., 2nd floor of North WingJoin us for an interactive Bible study held at Calvary - this year's study on the books of Ruth, Esther, 1 & 2 Timothy. Focused on helping women grow more deeply in their love of Jesus, expand their knowledge of the Bible, and enjoy fellowship with each other. We are open to women of every age and stage of life. Kids in the Word is free child care offered for the children and grandchildren of women attending the class. Children focus on the same lesson while enjoying time to play. Join us Friday mornings 9:30-11:30. Children must be registered in advance; to register, contact Cheryl by e-mail or at 612.850.4628. Click here for the schedule.
Calvary hosts a Bible Study Fellowship class for women on Monday nights. BSF is an in-depth, interdenominational Bible study that helps people know God and further equips them to effectively serve the Church throughout the world. Women meet in small discussion groups for a portion of the morning and then all attend a lecture given by a Teaching Leader. Find out more information about BSF at BSF International, or contact the BSF class coordinator e-mail.
Women's circles and small groups are also doing regular Bible study as part of their meetings. See below for more information on these groups.
Tuesday evening, 7-9 p.m., starting March 6To register, email Ruth.firstname.lastname@example.orgCost: $40 (materials)
Do you ever wish you felt more connected to your husband? Have you struggled to feel totally free in your marriage bed? Is intimacy with your husband the last thing on your "to do" list? Do you leave God on the other side of your bedroom door? Discover what God intends for your marriage bed.
Sort through lies, baggage and body image issues. Learn tips for communication, boundaries and frequency issues. Join in a respectful conversation about physical intimacy.
For more information visit: www.awaken-love.net for more information on the class.
Wednesdays, Jan. 10- Feb.7, April 4- May 96:30-8:30 p.m., N204"Believing God", by Beth Moore is based on Isaiah 43:10. The study exploes what it means to believe God through the lives of Abraham, Moses, and others from Hebrews 11. Through such examples of persons who believed God, Beth encourages women to deepen their own trust in God and receive fresh word from Him. We will take a break from the study over Lent. Come join us in the Beth Moore study, " Believing God" Cost $20 To Register, Contact Holly McFarland by e-mail or at 763.231.2981
Circles are groups of women who meet monthly September through June. New members are always welcome! For a complete listing of circles, meeting times, places, and a contact for each circle, contact Holly McFarland by e-mail or at 763.231.2981.
Form meaningful relationships with other believing women who can support and encourage you in your walk with Christ and life situations. Many existing groups like to add new members, or leadership training is available for those who wish to start a new small group. More on small groups>>
We offer several special interest groups that speak to women experiencing a certain life phase or interested in numerous pastimes. Find a group that's right for you!
MOPS® (Mothers of Preschoolers) is for mothers of children ages newborn through Kindergarten. MOPS meets 2nd and 4th Monday mornings during the school year... and for fun events all through the summer! Learn more>>
First Mondays7-8:30 p.m., Room N001Do you knit and/or crochet? Would you like to make items for those in need? Join our monthly knitting and crocheting group! Questions?Contact Holly McFarland at 763.231.2981
No Meeting on January 2
Third Saturdays (September-May, not December) 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m., Room N204Come scrapbook with other women and enjoy fellowship while you work on your albums. Don't know what to do? Various optional scrapbooking classes will also be offered during this time. Bring your supplies and a snack to share. Questions? Contact Joanne Kryduba 763.781.6445 or e-mail.
Wednesday, Jan. 10, 20171:15-2:15 p.m.Do you have a heart for women? Do you like planning special events and ministry programs. We could use a few more volunteers so plan to join us at our next Women's Ministry Team meeting on Sept 13,2017. Questions? Contact Holly McFarland by e-mail or at 763.231.2981.
Women's ministry is built on volunteers. We are always looking for women to serve in various ways. We currently need:
...about Women's Ministry, contact Holly McFarland by e-mail or at 763.231.2981.