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's Winter Bible Study - "All Things New"

    "All Things New"  Over 8 sessions, Kelly Minter will lead us through the Letter of 2 Corinthians, exploring the anchoring truths of bearing treasures in jars of clay, meeting Christ through a pressing thorn, opening wide your heart in the midst of hurtful relationships, and what it means to embrace the lost and lonely as ministers of the new covenant.

    • Thursday evenings from 7-9PM
    • Monday mornings from 9-11AM
    • An ONLINE option will be offered if there is interest.  There are no online videos with this study.

    Click HERE to register.  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.

    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.

  • Coffee Connection

    The next Coffee Connection will be held on Monday, February 13 and will be hosted by the East Terrace Cooperative ladies!  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.

  • 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.

    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 questions.

  • 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!

    • March 4, 9AM-12:30PM - Regular quilting/crafting day
    • March 18 - ALL Day Spring Retreat (At this point registration details have been communicated to women who have attended Saturday morning gatherings.  If you are interested in registering, please contact Dawn Haas)
    • April 1, 9AM-12:30PM - Regular quilting/crafting day
    • May 6, 9AM-12:30PM - Last Day of Regular quilting/crafting

    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!

  • Movie Night with Chocolate - March OR April, 2017

    Women's Ministries is working with GTI Theater again and hope to offer you an inspiring movie with Chocolate and Coffee to follow at an area church.  GTI Theater often does not know if they have been approved to receive a movie until a few weeks prior, but they are working on getting a particular movie that has limited availability.  We will publish it as soon as we hear.  Other area churches will be invited to join us!  Be watching for details early March.

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

    On Thursday, January 12, women came together for "Women Unite!"  120 women from our community gathers at Spirit River Community Center for a time to be inspired, grow in our faith and make new friendships with other women in our community.  We enjoyed a delicious assortment of appetizers and desserts by LeFebvre Catering!  Annie Meehan challenged us to be real with one another and with our individual stories.  God wants us to join His story and be used by Him to connect with and bless those He puts in our path.

    Thank you Melody LaBeau, Annie Meehan, Kelly Vavra, Monnie Larson, and Vicky LeFebvre!!!

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

    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