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connecting women in the church and equipping them to make disciples.

We desire to CONNECT & EQUIP women through four areas of ministry:

 

Women's Events:  

The purpose for our events is to encourage and connect women in the church and to reach those who do not regularly attend.  For upcoming events, visit the events page. 

Equipping Studies:  

Women’s studies are offered each semester with the purpose of teaching women biblical truths. See below for studies offered this semester. 

Women's Life Groups:  

Life groups exists with the purpose to equip women to make disciples in everyday life. Click here for more information. 

Mentoring Relationships:  

Mentoring relationships exist with the purpose to connect older women to younger women in the church with the purpose of teaching them biblical womanhood. 


equipping studies for women


fall STUDIES 2019

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The Patriarchs

DescriptionEncountering the God of Abraham, Isaac and Jacob (Genesis 12-50) - Beth Moore (video) “Discover God’s pursuit of a relationship with man, and marvel as His plan to bless all people unfolds. Explore concepts such as blessing, covenant, and promise, and the bearing each one has on a New Testament believer’s life today.”

Leader: Diane Deans

Meeting Dates: September 16 – November 18 (10 weeks)

Location: Watkinsville FBC Cafe

Time: 6:30pm-8:30pm

Book Required: Buy here

Childcare: No

Register by emailing Diane at deans1200@bellsouth.net

RESTORING YOUR HEART

Description: Understanding Emotions For Women. Restoring our emotions; Biblical concepts about emotions, feeling, thinking and acting; understanding and confronting our fears

Leader: Margo Theivagt

Meeting Dates: September 9 - December 2 (13 weeks)

Location: Jittery Joes, Watkinsville.

Time: 6:30-8:30pm

Book Cost: $11.50

Childcare: No

Please text 706-338-3990 or email margowda@gmail.com if interested

TUESDAYS

gOD OF COVENANT

DescriptionA Study of Genesis 12-50 - Jen Wilkin (video) “Beginning with Genesis 12, walk alongside the fathers of our faith – Abraham, Isaac, Jacob, and Joseph – to discern Jesus in the stories of His people. Discover how God orchestrates everything for His glory and the good of His people, and see how the God of creation and covenant is the same yesterday, today and forever.”

Leader: Hannah Hussain

Meeting Dates: September 3 – November 5 (10 weeks)

Location: Watkinsville First Baptist

Time: 9AM - 11AM

Book cost: $14 Please order your book here “God of Covenant”

Childcare: Yes

Register Here

JUST OPEN THE DOOR - A STUDY OF BIBLICAL HOSPITALITY

DescriptionA Study of Biblical Hospitality - Jen Schmidt (video). ”Hospitality is one of the best ways to live out the two greatest commandments: loving God with all your heart and your neighbor as yourself. But we often get caught up in perfecting our homes and conversations before we open our doors. Discover how Jesus lived a full of interruptions, yet always welcomed people and invited them to follow Him. Learn to replace cultural expectations with biblical hospitality to create a legacy of invitation and reflect Jesus through simple acts of service.”

Leader: Rebecca Bishop

Meeting Dates: September 3 – October 15 (7 weeks)

Location: Watkinsville First Baptist

Time: 9AM - 11AM

Book cost: $14 Please order your Book Here “Just Open the Door”

Childcare: Yes

Register Here

SEAMLESS - UNDERSTANDING THE BIBLE AS ONE COMPLETE STORY

DescriptionUnderstanding the Bible as One Complete Story – Angie Smith (video). Seamless covers the people, places and promises of the Bible, tying them together into the greater story of Scripture. Whether you’ve grown up hearing Bible stories or you’re exploring Scripture for the first time, the full story of the Bible can be overwhelming. Experience the Bible as whole as you gain clarity and confidence in your understanding of Scripture.”

Leader: Jordan Davis

Meeting Dates: October 22 – December 10 (7 weeks)

Location: Watkinsville First Baptist

Time: 9AM - 11AM

Book cost: $14 Please order your book here “Seamless”

Childcare: Yes

Register Here

wednesdays

live transformed - transform your mind, body, and spirit

Description: Are you ready to strengthen yourself in the Lord? If you desire to experience a more abundant, joy-filled life in the midst of daily challenges, join us for this study designed to address the root cause of behavioral, relational, emotional and spiritual problems we all experience. Through applying daily truths and practical application you can experience greater intimacy with God, freedom from old habits, restored relationships, and emotional and physical healing. Do not be conformed to this world - learn how to be transformed by renewing your mind! Dive into scripture and allow God to reveal His purpose for your life.

Leader: Caroline Ward

Meeting Dates: September 4 – October 23 (8 weeks)

Location: Watkinsville First Baptist

Time: 6:15 PM - 7:30 PM

Book Cost: $12.00 Caroline will have the book for you to purchase.

Childcare: Yes

Register Here

advent study

Description: By Pete Brisco (RightNowMedia). “Has Christmas lost its significance? It’s one of the most familiar stories in human history. Yet, how can we prepare our hearts to celebrate the birth of our Savior in our frantic, consumer-driven society? How do we make sure the Christmas holiday remains a Holy Day? This study will open up Scripture to bring us back to the roots and heart of our faith in Christ.”

Leader: Jenni Dixon

Meeting Dates: October 30 – November 20 (4 weeks)

Location: Watkinsville First Baptist

Time: 6:15 PM - 7:30 PM

Childcare: Yes

Register Here

explore the bible

Description: Acts 1-12

Meeting Dates: September 11 – December 4 (13 weeks)

Leader: Margo Theivagt

Location: Jittery Joes, Watkinsville.

Time: 1:30-3:30pm.

Book Cost: $14.91

Childcare: No

Please text 706-338-3990 or email margowda@gmail.com if interested


winter/spring STUDIES 2020

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anointed, transformed, and redeemed

DescriptionA Study of David – Shirer, Moore, Arthur. “Focus on the life of David at different stages of his life: as a young man, as a middle aged man, and as a man facing the final third of his life.”

Leader: Diane Deans

Meeting Dates: January 13 – February 17 (7 weeks)

Location: TBD

Book Cost: $16

Time: TBD

Childcare: No

Register by emailing Diane at deans1200@bellsouth.net

TUESDAYS

in christ’s image training: prayer

DescriptionThe Lord Jesus said His house would be called a “house of prayer for all nations.” Thus, He revealed that prayer would be an indispensable component in the release of mercy to the world. This study will seek to appropriate various aspects of the gift of prayer as seen in our passion for God, in praying for our families, and in intercession for our cities and nations. We will seek to attain the highest level of prayer, where Christ Himself, in the midst of our woundedness, intercedes through us to the Father.

Leader: Kelsey Parham

Meeting Dates: January 7 – February 25 (8 weeks)

Location: Watkinsville First Baptist

Time: 9AM - 11AM

Childcare: Yes

Register Here

missional motherhood

DescriptionGod’s Meaning and Purpose for Motherhood – Gloria Furman (video). “Sooner or later, every mother will stop and ask herself, Is this all I am? God has instilled motherhood with meaning and purpose as part of His greater plan for humanity. Whether or not a woman has been called to traditional motherhood, she demonstrates her nurturing gifts daily through caregiving, hospitality, discipleship, teaching, raising children, and serving others. Look to Scripture for evidence of God’s mission for motherhood and His greater purpose for each and every woman.”

Leader: Stephanie Woelfl

Meeting Dates: March 17 – April 28 (6 weeks)

Location: Watkinsville First Baptist

Time: 9AM - 11AM

Book cost: $14

Childcare: Yes

Register Here

exodus

Description: Jen Wilkin (audio). This study of Exodus will challenge you to move beyond loving God with just your heart to loving Him with your mind. It will focus on answering the question “What does the Bible say about God?” instead of “What does the Bible say about me?” Beginning with the historical and cultural context, the study will move through the entire text emphasizing three critical stages of understanding: comprehension, interpretation and application.

Leader: Marlene Walston

Meeting Dates: January 7 – March 24 (11 weeks)

Location: Watkinsville First Baptist

Time: 9AM - 11AM

Childcare: Yes

Register Here

wednesdays

live transformed - transform your mind, body, and spirit

Description: Are you ready to strengthen yourself in the Lord? If you desire to experience a more abundant, joy-filled life in the midst of daily challenges, join us for this study designed to address the root cause of behavioral, relational, emotional and spiritual problems we all experience. Through applying daily truths and practical application you can experience greater intimacy with God, freedom from old habits, restored relationships, and emotional and physical healing. Do not be conformed to this world - learn how to be transformed by renewing your mind! Dive into scripture and allow God to reveal His purpose for your life.

Leader: Caroline Ward

Meeting Dates: January 8 - February 26 (8 weeks)

Location: Watkinsville First Baptist

Time: 6:15 PM - 7:30 PM

Childcare: Yes

Register Here

brave - honest questions women ask

Description: Angela Thomas (video). “This study looks at the heart of what women are thinking and feeling. The author looks boldly at some of the fears and struggles of being a woman, and she helps us see how we can be brave in the face of those challenges. We’ve all got insecurities, flaws, and struggles that we’re afraid to address. But if we can be brave enough to raise the questions, God will answer us.”

Meeting Dates: January 8 – February 19 (7 weeks)

Location: Watkinsville First Baptist

Time: 6:15 PM - 7:30 PM

Book cost: $14

Childcare: Yes

Register Here