Women's Ministry

Everything about the Women's Ministry is planned with the unique needs of women in mind. Through Bible Studies, mom's groups, retreats and special events, we provide opportunities for women in all circumstances to become fully developing followers of Christ while building lasting relationships with women just like you.

Many weekly Bible studies are always underway, led by lay-women with a passion for serving the women of this church. See class information below.

The Vision of our Ministry is to:

  • Equip you in God's Word and grow you in a relationship with the Lord.
  • Enable you to discover your God-given gifts for ministry, determine needs in our church and community, and match those needs with your gifts of service.
  • Encourage you to build friendships within the body of Christ.
  • Edify and pray for each other.

Our Bible Verse:
“Let us hold tightly without wavering to the hope we affirm, for God can be trusted to keep His promise. Let us think of ways to motivate one another to acts of love and good works. And let us not neglect our meeting together, as some people do, but encourage one another, especially now that the day of His return is drawing near." Hebrews 10:23-25

EVENTS & ACTIVITIES

Fall Bible Study Classes

Classes are offered throughout the year. Sign up at the Ministry Desk or online:

  • Current Fall Classes are closed. 

For ladies of all ages!

SUNDAYS: 5:00 to 7:00 pm  – Sep. 17 to Nov. 12  (8 Weeks) 
Blessed be His Name- The Character of God Revealed in His Names by Laurie Barnett. Cost:  $3 - This is an 8  week study including lecture, homework and discussion.

TUESDAYS: 6:30 to 8:30 pm – Sept. 5 to Oct. 24 (7 weeks)  
One in a Million by Priscilla Shirer. Workbook cost: $13.

WEDNESDAYS: 9:00 to 11:00 am 

Sept. 6 to Nov. 15 (10 weeks)   Blessed be His Name-The Character of God Revealed in His Names by Laurie Barnett. Cost:  $3 - This is a 10 week study including lecture, homework and discussion.

Sept. 6 to Oct. 10 (6 weeks)  Entrusted by Beth Moore – Facilitated by Pam Murrey. Workbook cost: $13.

Sept. 6 to Oct. 10 (6 weeks)  Book of Colossians – Inductive Study led by Becky McConnell. A study of the book of Colossians in detail, asking:  "What does the text say?  What does the text mean?  How can I apply this to my life?"

Oct. 25 to Dec. 6 (6 weeks)   Detours by Tony Evans. Workbook cost: $13.

WEDNESDAYS: 6:15 to 7:45 pm Begins Sept. 6  
Discerning the Voice of God by Priscilla Shirer – Facilitated by Michele Richards. Workbook cost: $13.

Heart to Home

 

Heart to Home 2017-2018 is going to be a great year! Heart to Home is a ministry focused on building relationships, sharing our homeheart-to-home-logo.jpgs, linking the hearts of women, and passing our faith to the next generation. For “Moms” & “Sisters.”  

There are two things you need to do if you're going to participate this year.  First, you need to register to be a part of Heart to Home  if you haven't already done so.  Second, you need to register for the Heart to Home Reveal which is on Thursday, September 14 at 6:30. Our next session of Heart to Home will begin in September 2017.

  • Mom: a lady that no longer has children in her home. Meets monthly in a “mom’s” home.
  • Sister: a lady, college age and older, single or married, that currently has children in her home or has not had any children. 

Childcare Links & Registration

We are happy to be able to provide childcare for Sisters who are single and for Sisters whose husbands are not available to keep their children at home. There are specific rules and registration must be completed each month. 

  • Click Here to view the Heart to Home Childcare Rules.
  • Click Here to register your child(ren) for care. 

T-Shirts are now available.

  • Click here to download an order form. Turn in to the Ministry Desk with payment. OR
  • Click here to order online.

Click here to visit our Facebook page! Contact Michelle Hodge (mhodge0223@gmail.com) or Crystal Slade (cgslade2@yahoo.com) for more information.

Equip

Wednesday Night Equipped

When: Wednesdays during the school year at 6:15 p.m.in room A112. Join us for a women's only Bible Study alternative to Wednesday Night Worship.

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Meals to Minister

This ministry demonstrates the love of Christ by providing meals to families in our church and community, during times of need. For more information on being a part of this team or if you know of need please contact Crystal Slade at cgslade2@yahoo.com.


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Alpha Omega Girls Ministry for Grades 7-12

All girls in grades 7-12 and are invited to join this service oriented organization. Events include: 

Alpha Omega Events

October 7...Premie Reunion at Presby Dallas 

November 12...Veteran's Day Lunch

November 20...Angel Tree gift shopping 

December 2...going to help with Shoes for Orphan Souls at Buckner 

December 16...Operation Care International: hosting a Bday party for Jesus for the Homeless Outreach at the Dallas Convention Center

Questions? Contact Shannon at 214-738-0511. 

Childcare

Bible Study Childcare is offered on Tuesday evenings and Wednesday mornings for a fee of $10 per family. Space is limited – first come first served basis. Class sizes are limited – children are assigned to a class when registered and paid.  Please register for weekday childcare at the Women’s Ministry Desk.

Childcare is provided on Sunday evening during GC4 University at no charge.  Please sign up for childcare for GC4 University by emailing Kelley Halsdorf at khalsdorf@fbcforney.org.

Contact Us

halsdorfk.jpgSign up on for any of these activities on Sunday morning before and after Church at the Women's ministry table, by calling 972.564.3357 or email Kelley at khalsdorf@fbcforney.org.

Kelley is the Women's Ministry Director at First Baptist Forney.

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