Women's Ministry

Welcome to Women's Ministry at First Baptist!

Below you will find several opportunities to get plugged in with the women in our community.

Please continue to check back and find addition opportunities to get involved and enjoy FBC women's events.

"FBC Women's Ministry exists to help equip women to grow in love and grace and build

real relationships with Jesus and women of all ages."

- Rebecca, Laura, Nikki, Karla, and Danica

Women's Groups & Events

  • "Women Unite!" - Thursday, January 12, 2017

    Join us  at the Spirit River Community Center for a time to be inspired, grow in your faith and make new friendships with other women in our community.  This will be an event that you can be excited to share with your family and friends!  All women are welcome.

    • Thursday, January 12, 2017
    • 6:30 check-in and social time
    • 7-9PM Annie Meehan - "The Truth Behind the Smile"
    • Spirit River Community Center
    • Delicious appetizers and desserts will be served by LeFebvre Catering
    • You will find a link to Online Registration HERE
    • Only $20 for an evening of fantastic food, fun with friends, AND an inspiring message!
    • Dress is casual and comfortable.  Come as you are.
  • Women's Winter Bible Study - To be announced in December- 

    Currently there are 63 women digging into God's Word and being blessed by “The Armor of God” bible study by Priscilla Shirer.  It is bringing to light the war around us and challenging us to suit up, stand firm, and secure victory in our lives.  Starting the end of January 2017, we will be offering a new study.

    • Thursday evenings from 7-9PM
    • Monday mornings from 9-11AM
    • An ONLINE option will also be offered

    Registration for this study will be available mid-December.  Please email  Rebecca if you have questions.

  • Women's Bible Study Resources

    Past ONLINE Bible Studies -

    • "Living Free" by Beth Moore - click  HERE for videos.
    • "What Love Is"  by Kelly Minter - click HERE for videos.
    • "Becoming Myself" by Staci Eldredge - click HERE to be brought to these videos through "Right Now Media"
    • "Armor of God" by Priscilla Shirer - click HERE for videos.  Viewer guides for FULL videos HERE

    Right Now Media is a FABULOUS resource if you are considering leading a Bible Study in your neighborhood, at your workplace, or just by yourself.  Anyone who attends First Baptist Church may request access to Right Now Media by calling the church office @ 763.689.1173.

    Women's Ministry also has a number of Leader Kits and DVD's that can be made available for your group.  Please contact Rebecca if you are interested in utilizing any of these resources.

  • Friends First Quilters

    Do you like to quilt? Get together with other quilters, learn new tips, and share your knowledge with others at our monthly quilting group September to May.   If you are not a quilter but have a portable craft to work on, you are welcome to join us!

    December 3 - This is our Christmas Party.  If you'd like to join us, please contact Gale for details.

    January 7, February 4, March 4, April 1, and May 6

    The room is equipped with iron, ironing board, and plenty of tables for cutting and sewing.  Bring your own sewing machine and supplies.  Work on your favorite quilting project (or any other craft) and be inspired and encouraged by others gals who LOVE TO QUILT!  Contact Gale Husom with questions. We'd love for you to join us!

  • Women's Book Club

    A book is selected each month for reading and will be announced in the bulletin.  Any women interested are invited to read the book and come to discuss it on the 2nd Tuesday of the following month.

    DEC 13      "The Red Gloves Collection" by Karen Kingsbury  - link *this is a series of 4 short holiday stories

    JAN 10      "Lost in the Taiga" by Vassily Deskov - library resource link

    FEB 14       "Giddy Up Eunice" by Sophie Hudson  - video

    MAR 14    "Unlikely Convert" by Rosaria Butterfield  - video interview

    APR 11      "Your Sacred Yes" by Susie Larson  - link to Susie's site

    MAY 9      "Without Warning" by Lynette Eason  - link to site

    Please email Kay Kast if you have any questions.

  • Coffee Connection

    The next Coffee Connection will be held on Monday, February 13!  Location TBD.  Please come between 9-11AM and/or 7-9PM.   This is a great opportunity to connect by reaching out and inviting friends or neighbors!  There is no agenda, just come and enjoy refreshments and fellowship.  If you are a regular attender and receive email notifications, you will be sent a reminder with the hostess's address the weekend prior to the gathering.

  • Movie Night with Chocolate - March, 2017

    Women's Ministries will be working with GTI Theater again and hope to offer you an inspiring movie with Chocolate and Coffee to follow at First Baptist Church.  Women from other area churches are invited to join us!  Be watching for details late January or February.

  • Fall Retreat - September 16-18, 2016 at Timber Bay Retreat Center in Onamia, Minnesota

    What an amazing time we had at Fall Retreat!!!  Here is a link to see some photos from out time together at Timber Bay Retreat Center.  Please share your photos with us by emailing them to: Tanya.

    Click here to watch the "Abiding" teaching video by Pastor Scott and a spectacular handout for further reflection on this topic.

    Your Fall Retreat Committee,

    Laura Hintermeister, Deb Erickson, Monie Larson, Michelle Lundeen, Hannah McLean, and Sara Wallace