A Ministry of Grace in the Heart of Andover

Women’s Ministry

Womens Ministry

 

We invite women of all ages to join one (or more) of the following women’s ministries at Grace.  We welcome you to a place to connect with others, a space where you can be real, a time to be encouraged, and an opportunity to grow in faith and friendships!

 

AROUND TOWN SUMMER ACTIVITIES

Ladies, please join us as we go ‘Around-Town’ exploring & eating, chatting & connecting, enjoying & embracing the fun & fellowship!  Feel join us for just one, or all, of these women’s adventures as we go Around-Town this summer, connecting with women of Grace!

Thurs, June 22         Stay the Day in Stillwater                        10:15 am – 4 pm

Meet at Grace parking lot at 10:15 am to car pool to Stillwater.  We’ll savor lunch at The Dock Restaurant, then enjoy shopping and a Street Trolley tour of Stillwater ($13.50/person for trolley, this is optional). We will return to church about 4 pm.

Wed. July 19            Serve & Supper in Coon Rapids              6 – 9 pm

Meet at Feed My Starving Children to pack meals from 6 – 7:30 pm.  Then enjoy Supper at a nearby restaurant, The Muddy Cow, which is located at 133 Coon Rapids Blvd. Feel free to join us for one or both parts of this Serve & Supper event.

Sat., August 5          Walk & Talk in Anoka                               10 am

Meet at 10 am at Rum River Library parking lot (corner of 7th and Bunker).  We will explore the Rum River Walking Trail which leads into Anoka.  No set timeline or distance – we will honor participants’ preference.

Tues., Aug. 15         Lunch Adventure in Minneapolis          11 am – 3 pm

Meet at church at 11 am, we will car pool to Betty Danger’s Country Club.  This unique restaurant includes a putt putt golf course and ferris wheel (for extra fee, it’s optional).  Located at 2501 Marshall St. Minneapolis NE

H.O.W. (Hans On Wednesday)  

Gather at Hans Bakery in Anoka at 10 am each Wednesday during the summer, beginning June 21.  This is a casual gathering with easy conversations – all ages welcome (including your kids).  Hans Bakery is located at 1423 Fifth Ave. in Anoka

 Feed My Starving Children

Grace volunteers will pack meals each Wednesday during the month of July.   Meet at FMSC warehouse (401 93rd Ave. NW in Coon Rapids) ready to pack meals and truly make a difference in this world, especially in the life of a starving child.

Wed. July 5     6 -7:30 pm

Wed. July 12   12- 2 pm and 6-7:30 pm

Wed. July 19   12- 2 pm and 6-7:30 pm

Wed. July 26   12- 2 pm and 6-7:30 pm

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MUGS, MUFFINS & MORE

 Women’s Fellowship Event

9:30 – 11:30 am   Saturday, October 7, 2017

Please bring a favorite MUG – we’ll bake the MUFFINS – and together we’ll enjoy MORE fun & fellowship!

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WOMEN’S RETREAT 2018

Save the dates –  January 26-28 – for this true ‘get-away-from-it-all’ experience to recharge and refresh your spirit at Luther Point Bible Camp in Grantsburg, Wisconsin.  Experience the laughter and embrace the JOY of growing in faith & friendships!

 


WOW-logoW.O.W. (Women on Wednesdays)

All women are invited to W.O.W. (Women on Wednesday) as we enjoy Christian fellowship, embrace growing friendships and engage in studying God’s word together! Come to connect more with God and with other women each week, in this fun-loving and encouraging environment!

WOW meets on Wednesdays, 9:30 – 11:15 am, and will begin again on Wed. Sept. 13, 2017. Child care is provided for a small fee.

Contact  or Kate Morphew for more information.


Ruth Circle

This Bible study group meets the second Wednesday of each month at 12:30 pm at Grace, gathering ordinary women to learn more about our ‘extra’ordinary God. All are welcome!

Contact: or a t 763-421-0668


Grace Quilters

Join the laughter and camaraderie as we make beautiful quilts each Wednesday, beginning at 9 am at Grace. Quilts are donated to those in need, near and far. No experience required, just come and join the fun and friendships! Contact: or at 763-421-0668.


Prayer Shawl Ministry

If you enjoy knitting or crocheting, please join us as we weave prayers and comfort into shawls that will be given to people who are ill or home bound.  This may be a ‘behind the scenes’ ministry yet so much compassion and mercy is shared, while lasting friendships are formed.

Contact: Bev Jovanovich   763 427-4122