Women

Our mission is to connect the women of IABC with God and each other and to be a resource for help in living out a Christian worldview. “When we get together, I want to encourage you in your faith, but I also want to be encouraged by yours.” Romans 1:12


For more information on how to get involved or how we can help you, contact a Team Leader or Karen Salvato, Women's Ministry Director Here.


Women's Ministry Fall Events

6:00 - 8:00 pm in the Commons.


Nov. 21: "Leaving His Legacy", RSVP for Childcare and Tickets by 11/15.

Guest Speaker Christi Brooks, Highland Baptist Children's Minister and owner of Chaplain Publishing. Whether we know it or not, every day we are working on our legacy. If we aren't purposeful with our lives, we could be leaving a legacy that is much different than we expect. At "Leaving His Legacy," we will identify events that shaped our lives and find the thread to weave those into the beautiful legacy that brings God glory. Tickets are $10 and can be purchased in the Commons. Dinner will be served.


Mom to Mom
9:30 - 11:30 am in the Commons.

Breakfast is always served and childcare is free with a reservation.

(Reservation deadlines are the Thursday before the event.)

Mom to Mom Registration

Childcare Reservation


Nov. 4: "There's a Lady at Church Who Hates Me", RSVP for Childcare by 10/31

Thursday, November 4 from 9:30 - 11:30 am in the Commons. 
When we fully invite God in, we feel less lonely and rejected by others. Andi Knowles will lead our discussion on looking to God for fulfillment.
Breakfast will be served.


Dec. 16: "Yes, Virginia, There Is a God"


Prayer Blanket Ministry

Volunteers make baby blankets for babies that are dedicated in our church. If interested, call the Church Office for Mary Lu's contact information.

Flourish: A Mentoring Journey

All Flourish events are 6:00 - 8:00 pm in the Commons. Childcare is available with RSVP Here, RSVP deadlines are the Thursday before to the event.

  • The Word: Monday, November 11 (RSVP by 11/7)
  • Prayer: Monday, January 20
  • Identity: Monday , March 23
  • Calling: Monday, May 4

Get Involved

  • Shepherding team

    Doing life with others in a real, practical and personal way. Our goal is to live out the beauty of the gospel together through mentoring relationships, life coaching, and discipleship classes.


    “Iron sharpens iron, and one person sharpens another.” Proverbs 27:17


    To be a mentor or to find a mentor, email Shepherding Ministry here for more information.

  • hospitality team

    Creating a welcoming and warm environment through greeting and food service at our events.


    “Don’t neglect to show hospitality, for by doing this some have welcomed angels as guests without knowing it.” Acts 2:42


    Team Leader: Vickey Bloodworth

    Email Vickey Bloodworth here

  • Mom to Mom

    Bringing moms of all ages and stages together to encourage and interact with each other.  Meets once a month during the school year.


    “I keep my eyes always on the Lord, with Him at my right hand I will not be shaken.” Psalm 16:18


    Team Leader: Macy Dickson  

    Email Macy Dickson here

  • bridges Boutique and banquet

    Celebrating the decision to choose life with the young women who have successfully completed parenting classes at Parkridge Pregnancy Center.


    “You knit me together in my mother’s womb. I will praise You because I have been remarkably and wonderfully made.” Psalm 139:13-14


    Team Leader:  Wendy Waldrop

    Email Wendy Waldrop here

  • decorating team

    By using their decorating skills and talents, this team creates a welcoming environment and enhances the theme of our events.


    “I rejoiced with those who said to me, ‘Let us go to the house of the LORD.’” Psalms 122:1


    Team Leader: Amber Franklin

    Email Amber Franklin here

  • new connections

    Making contact with visitors and acquainting new members with their church family and the women's ministry.


    “So those who accepted his message were baptized…and were added to them. And they devoted themselves to the apostles’ teaching, to the fellowship, to the breaking of bread, and to the prayers.” Acts 2:41-42


    Team Leader: Diane McMeans

    Email Diane McMeans here

  • Helping Hands

    Helping you find your place by connecting your gifts and interests with opportunities to serve.


    “For we are God’s handiwork, created in Christ Jesus to do good works, which God prepared in advance for us to do.” Ephesians 2:10

     

    Team Leader: Shelby Gaddis

    Email Shelby Gaddis here