Women's Groups

Please contact the church office for more information about First Pres women's groups.

Elizabeth Circle/Rebecca Circle

A supportive and Christ caring group with a focus of fellowship (during dessert), PW and Circle business and mission work, and Bible study (using the PW recommended study).

First Tuesday 11:30 a.m.
Living Room
Contact: Susan Drinan

Grace Circle

An intergenerational mix of women who focus on mission. Childcare is available at the church during circle meetings.

Second Thursday 1:00 p.m.
Living Room
Contact: Kim Van Oss

Hannah Circle

An encouraging group of women, many of us are in the "sandwich years" with kids who are not totally independent and parents who are becoming more dependent. Meetings are spent discussing the book, "Holy Envy, Finding God In The Faith Of Others." Mission projects and social gatherings are scheduled throughout the year.

Third Wednesday 9:30 a.m.
Living Room (offsite in December & May)
Contact: Erin Schnack

Joy Circle

A mix of women who desire to grow in faith through caring fellowship, Bible study and service in a joyful, Christ-centered environment. Joy Circle celebrates God’s abundant grace and love.

Second Monday 7:00 p.m.
Living Room
Contact: Donna Boyd

Ruth Circle

A friendship building group – caring for each other’s joys and concerns. We also are a study group,currently using Horizon’s study: “God’s Promise…’I Am With You’”. In addition to supporting Women’s Ministry’s activities, our mission outreach includes preparing lunches for PADS, Hostessing Outreach luncheon, Roseland Day Care Center, pecan sales, as well as contributing to the Thank Offering and Birthday Offerings of Presbyterian Women, PCUSA.

Second Tuesday, Sept-May 9:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Stewart Hall 101
Contact: Jan Foster
Contact: Gerri Wiley

Sarah Circle

We are a group of young women, most with children, who focus on volunteering in the community, missions for the church, studying together, and sharing our lives with one another. Babysitting is available.

Fall - First & Third Friday, Spring - Second & Fourth Friday 9:30 a.m.
Living Room
Contact: Margit Spires

Chix With Stix

This is a fellowship of women who knit and crochet together.

First Wednesday 7:00 p.m.
Living Room
Every Monday 2:00 p.m.
Living Room
Contact: Monica Wylie

Prayer Shawl Ministry

This ministry offers the opportunity for fellowship as well as providing a physical reminder of God's love and care to those who receive the prayer shawls we knit. The shawls are made of prayer and yarn and knit with a knit 3, purl 3 pattern which represents the trinity. Teachers are available for those who want to learn to knit.

Fourth Monday 7:00 p.m.
Contact: Dianne Lambert

"For me, First Pres is like a second family."

Liam C.