Women’s Ministry 2018-06-18T16:14:39+00:00

Women’s Ministry is a gathering place for women to encourage one another and be inspired and challenged to know God.

Women’s Ministry

Women’s Ministry at First Woodway is vibrant and growing, and we would love to meet you. We want to encourage you in your walk with Christ through prayer groups, Bible studies, weekend retreats, conferences, day trips, opportunities to serve, and more.

What’s Happening Now!

Next Date- FALL 2018, 6:30 pm (coffee and refreshments) 7:00 pm (worship begins) | First Woodway Worship Center
All women in Waco, including all denominations and all generations, are invited to this gathering. Join us as we worship, listen to testimonies, and hear God’s truth through Bible teaching. We will meet at 6:30 pm for coffee and worship begins at 7:00 pm at The Venue. To see pictures from our One Year Celebration, click here. To see picture from our fall 2017 gatherings, click here. If you would like to be part of The Thread team, please contact Doris King at dking@firstwoodway.org. Click here for more details about The Thread.

We are collecting items for hygiene kits and snack packs to give to women exiting prison. Please leave all items in the designated box behind the Welcome Center. If you would like to be part of this ministry, please contact Donna Burney at donnaburney@lmburney.com or Doris King at dking@firstwoodway.org

  • Items needed for hygiene kits: Travel sized bottles of shampoo, conditioner, lotion, hand sanitizer; toothpaste, toothbrushes, mouth wash, face wipes, small combs, small hair brushes, colorful ponytail holders and headbands, low cut colorful socks, deodorant, band-aids, disposable razors, tissue, lipgloss/chapstick, safety pins, washcloths and gallon size ziplock bags and plastic sleeves (from newspaper).
  • Items needed for snack kits: Individual packages of trail mix, cheese/peanut butter crackers/cheese crackers, cookies, raisins, granola bars, beef jerky, Vienna sausage, breakfast bars, juices boxes, small water bottles, peppermints, gum, small wrapped candy, breath mints and gallon size ziplock bags.

Weekly + Monthly Events

MOPS (Mothers of Preschoolers)
Every Other Wednesday, 9:00-11:30 am
Go to the MOPS page for all the details!

The Dwelling
Mondays, 9:00 -11:00 am, Fellowship Hall
This is a place for young moms to rest in God’s promises and be affirmed that His strength is made perfect in our weakness. For more information, contact Doris King at dking@firstwoodway.org or Mary Carpenter at maryevalyn@yahoo.com.

Morning Prayer Group
Tuesdays, 9:00 am
Please come join us for a time of prayer and praise. We are so blessed and honored to have a chance to pray for the women of our church and our community. For more information, call Wanda Glaze at (254) 537-2380.

Bible Studies
The Discipleship Ministry offers a number of women-only studies (in addition to co-ed studies), meeting on Wednesday nights, during the weekday, plus an off-site evening study. These small groups offer a great way to make new friends and fellowship with other women while being held accountable to dig deep into the Word of God! Click here to find a Bible study class.

Light in the Gap
This is a ministry to women exiting prison. Contact Doris at dking@firstwoodway.org for more information or to learn ways you can get involved.

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101 Ritchie Road | Waco TX 76712

Phone: 254.772.9696