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Women in the Word


The mission of Women in the Word is to minister to the spiritual, emotional, and physical needs of women of all ages from Sugar Land and the surrounding areas by providing a variety of Bible studies throughout the week so the women can grow in their relationship with Jesus Christ, learn His direction for their lives through His Word, and be His disciples. In furtherance of this mission we are currently offering Bible studies on Monday evenings and Wednesday mornings which are open to any woman that wants to participate. For more information contact Ann Brothers

Fall 2018

God of Creation Genesis 1-11 by Jen Wilkin is a 10 week Bible Study accompanied by a DVD. The study includes a study. guide. Class meets in room 202 on Wednesdays beginning August 29, 9:30am, and ending on November 7. Cost is $15.

The opening lines and chapters of Genesis teach us fundamental truths about God. We watch Him bring light after darkness, order after chaos, and rest after toil--all through the power of His Word.

With verse-by-verse study, dive into the first 11 chapters of Genesis by following three critical stages of understanding: comprehension, interpretation, and application. Revisit familiar stories and historical figures, challenge your basic knowledge, and discover deeper meanings in the text. As God reveals Himself through Scripture, we can begin to understand ourselves when we first glimpse the character, attributes, and promises of our Creator.

 

Just Open the Door by Jen Schmidt is a 7 week DVD led Bible study. The study includes a study guide. Class will meet in room 221 beginning Wednesday, August 29, 9:30am, and ending October 17. Cost is $15.

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 often we get caught up in perfecting our homes and conversations before we open our doors. Over 7 sessions, look to Jesus as your model for hospitality. Discover how He lived a life full of interruptions, yet always welcomed people and invited them to follow Him. Join us if you want to: replace cultural expectations with biblical hospitality to create a legacy of invitation, learn to view welcome as worship, and reflect Jesus through simple acts of service, and create spaces of welcome in your heart, home, and beyond.

 

Having a Mary Spirit by Joanna Weaver is a 12 week DVD led Bible study. The study includes the book, Having a Mary Spirit and a study guide. Class will meet in room 222 beginning August 29, 9:30am and ending November 14. Cost is $15.

You long to serve God with grace and strength, to reflect Christ in every word and action. Yet you find yourself continually struggling to bring that vision to life in your daily walk.

In this life-changing book, Joanna Weaver, directs your gaze past your own shortcomings to the God who stands ready, willing, and able to make a new woman out of you. She equips you with biblical insights and practical tools to partner with Christ, inviting Him into the hidden places of your soul and giving Him full permission to redeem and renovate.

 

Judges/Ruth: 8 Lessons - Commentary by Nancy J. Collins, study questions by Kathy Rowland. Class will meet in room 204 beginning August 29, 9:30am and ending November 7. Cost is $15.

In Judges we see a continuing cycle of God’s blessing, Israel’s rebellion, God’s disciplining, their repentance, and God’s deliverance and blessing again. In the stories of people such as Deborah, Gideon and Samson, we see God’s faithfulness, His patience and His grace.

From Ruth we see that participation in God’s kingdom is not decided by blood, but by obedience that comes from faith. A beautiful story of love and grace, the story of Ruth reminds us that no matter how evil the time, God has His people; no matter how hopeless a situation may seem, God is greater. No matter what—God’s plan and purpose will be accomplished.

 

James: Faith/Works by Matt Chandler. Class will meet in room 222 beginning August 27, 6:30pm. Cost is $15.

Understand that works don’t save us, rather good works follow true faith as our beliefs and actions line up with each other.

James had a unique earthly relationship with Jesus, but his letter clarifies what the Christian life should look like for us all. The Book of James is filled with practical wisdom for Christians, calling us to live out genuine faith through good works, but it is also rooted in rich theology. Perhaps more than any other book in the New Testament, James emphasizes the application of Christian belief.

This 13-session study examines the core message of James: the relationship between faith and works. In our own ability, we cannot stand in the face of adversity. Without faith we could never find the strength to trust God. We would never be able to see above the trials we meet and to keep our eyes focused on the King while counting our trials as joy. This is the essence of James. We don’t work to be saved; we work because we are saved. Faith apart from works can never be sustained.