To provide opportunities for spiritual growth, enrichment, education and creative ministries to enable women to develop a sense of personal responsibility for the whole mission of the church of Jesus Christ.
To provide a channel through which women in the congregations and the regional Women’s Ministries in the United States and Canada, may be joined in fellowship and find means for effective participation in the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ).
These opportunities include:
- Encounter (State Meeting)
- Area Meetings/Events
- Fall Retreats
Central Area Disciples Women Meeting October 22, 2019
Date: October 22, 2019
Location: First Christian Church Norman (220 S Webster, Norman, OK)
Speaker: Lori Turner of Ally’s House in support of pediatric cancer families of Oklahoma
In-Kind Service Project: Collect Christmas wrapping paper, gift boxes, gift bags, boxes, bows, tape, and tissue paper for Ally’s House
- 9:30am: Coffee and Fellowship
- 10am: Meeting and Program
- Noon: Lunch ($8 pay at the door)
RSVP by October 15th to 405-329-2192
2019 Disciples Women Fall Retreats
Northeast Area Disciples Women Fall Retreat November 1-2, 2019
Date: November 1-2, 2019
Location: Camp Christian (275 Camp Christian Ln, Chouteau, OK 74337)
Keynote Speaker: Dr. Kathy McCallie
Registration: Click HERE for the registration flyer
Questions? Harvard Avenue Christian Church 918-742-5509
Click HERE for the schedule of events and information flyer
Just Women Bible Study 2019
Just Women is the official study resource for Disciples Women provided by Disciples Women’s Ministries. It is dedicated and created to celebrate the rich diversity of Disciples women.
Quarterly subscriptions are no longer available. There will be a study guide with eight lessons that comes out once a year in January (winter) and must be pre-ordered by December 1st to receive for the coming year; ships toward end of January.
Just Women is the only source for the Woman-to-Woman Worldwide country of study information. Place an order through www.discipleswomen.org
Contact your area Oklahoma Disciples Women President, Marilyn Bohlender (580) 483-5110 or call (317) 635-3100 at the national office for further information.
The 2019 Just Women Bible Study Winter Issue is titled The Church on a Mission with eight lessons written by women for women.
Just Women Bible Study 2020 – Pre-Order Before December 1, 2019
Click HERE to order
The 2020 Just Women Bible Study Winter Issue is titled Healing & Wholeness with eight lessons written by women for women.
Disciples Mission Fund (DHM)
In addition to the support for the whole church and mission which women provide through their local congregations, Disciples Women also bless the church with 50 percent of their Blessing Box offerings which go to support Disciples Mission Fund.
Blessing Boxes are a means of teaching the spiritual discipline of giving in gratitude for the gifts received from
God. Since 1999, Blessing Boxes have contributed over $3 million for the mission of the church, with over $600,000 of that going to support women’s ministries. The beautiful boxes include a message in English, Spanish, French and Korean. The Boxes and many educational pieces which provide materials necessary for staff and churches to highlight this significant stewardship campaign are available at this link.
Contributions are now accepted online via the DMF online donation system. You may make a one-time donation or schedule various recurring donation options.
Be sure to select “Blessing Boxes” in the ‘Select Designation’ option.
To make a donation via a check be sure to show ‘Blessing Box’ on your check memo line so your church may be credited. Mailing address: Disciples Women, PO Box 1986, Indianapolis, IN 46206-1986
Local Contact Information
Local Contact Information
Disciples Women’s Ministries is a conduit for diverse connections empowering each woman to find her voice and live out her call. Micah 6:8
Marilyn Bohlender, ODW President