• "...to bring good news to the poor... proclaim release to the captives... let the oppressed go free..."
  • (Luke 4:18-19)
  • Welcome!
    Welcome to American Baptist Women's Ministries! Find information, tools, and inspiration for your ministry with women and girls.

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    Our annual "Shine the Light" award honors exemplary women/ women's groups from local American Baptist churches for how they shine Christ's light in the world. Submit nominations before January 31, 2015.
    December 5th is the last day to order AB Women's Ministries or Judson Press resources from Judson for delivery by Christmas. Judson Press will be closed for the holidays on Wednesday, December 24, 2014, through January 3, 2015. Any orders placed after 12:00 PM on Friday, December 19, 2014, will not be processed until the first week of January 2015.
    AB Women's Ministries' next mission encounter will happen on July 13-21, 2015, to South Africa. The itinerary includes developing lasting friendships with Baptist women in Johannesburg, seeing their ministries in action, a daytrip to Soweto, and participation at the exciting once-every-five-year BWA Women's Leadership Conference in Johannesburg on July 18-21. Tentative cost: $3500. Click here for more information.

    The Guide to American Baptist Women's Ministries is an excellent resources for leaders of local women's and girls' ministries, as well as area/association, region/state, or national women's and girls' ministries. The Guide, available on a 4GB USB flash drive, includes updates (in 2014) of The President, The Secretary, The Treasurer, Promoting Your Women’s and Girls’ Ministries, Planning Events Effectively, and two new resources Coordinator of Mission with Women and Girls and Ministry with GirlsClick here to order.

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