Women

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Women’s Ministries at Bethany Green Lake seeks to provide opportunities for women to draw closer to Christ, to fellowship with other Bethany women, and to support and encourage one another. We invite you to step into God’s story and be transformed through Bible studies, support groups, service opportunities, and special events. Individually and together, let’s share the joy and hope of Christ with our community.

All-Bethany Women's Retreat 2020

Embodied: Hope and Love During this Season 

Thoughts from Lamentations, Ecclesiastes, and Song of Solomon

May 1, 8-9pm, & May 2, 10-11am, Zoom meetings

Thank you for joining us for the All-Bethany Women's Retreat! More information regarding content from this retreat coming soon.

For any question regarding the retreat, please reach out to our Women's Retreat Planning Team.

Study Groups

Thursday Bible Studies

Mornings - Thursdays, 10am–12pm, Meeting virtually, Childcare provided, Register
Evenings - Thursdays, 7–8:45pm, Meeting virtually, Register

Looking for a place to build and enjoy your Bethany community, explore scripture with others, and share life through the lens of what you are learning? Our Women’s Bible study meets every Thursday to study the Letters of John.
In the midst of COVID-19 and for the safety and health of all of our participants, all Bible studies will be meeting virtually for the foreseeable future. To join a group or for questions regarding the Morning study, please contact Karen Merritt. To join a group or for questions regarding the Evening study, contact Tabitha Gross.

Please note that children's programming is only available for the morning study.

Encouragement & Support

Women's Ministries support groups are a great way to grow in faith, meet other Bethany women, and share ideas, feelings, and experiences. Wherever you are in your walk with Christ, please join us! Register for any of the groups online.

Hoping Like Hannah: Infertility Support Group

A group for women who seek community and support around issues of infertility. For more information, contact Amanda.

Betrayal and Beyond: How can I trust him? Is there hope?

Discuss answers to haunting questions in a safe and confidential study group for wives whose husbands struggle with lust addictions. Contact Sheryl.

Mothers of Children with Special Needs

Meets the second Saturday of the month from 10-12pm on-campus. This group is designed to provide support, prayer, and honest conversations for mothers who have children with special needs. Sign up for the upcoming group here. For more information, contact Katie.

MENTORING at Bethany

Mentoring is a beautiful opportunity to step into our call to be the church as Christ's body (Ephesians 4:11-16). As a church, God has designed our lives to be woven together. Having a mentor to walk alongside us in our faith journey can have an eternal impact whether the relationship carries for a few weeks, months, or continues through a lifelong friendship!

Finding A Mentor

Whether you are a woman in the workforce, a stay at home mom, or both, it’s likely that you find yourself wanting the comfort and encouragement of someone who has “gone before”. 

Most thriving mentor relationships happen naturally and are mentee-driven. This is why Bethany’s approach to starting a mentoring relationship is “Name it, Frame it, Find it, and Follow Through”. Check out this form to be guided through finding a mentor. If you find yourself stuck in the process or have any questions, email Isabella Branstrom at isabellab@churchbcc.org. 

Being A Mentor

If you are interested in walking alongside others, sign up to be a mentor! Your story, no matter how small you think it is, is a gift to others. God uses the body of Christ as a walking, talking, testimony to His goodness.

Filling out this google form will not automatically commit you to a mentoring relationship. You will always be contacted by a staff member before a potential mentee is connected with you.  

MOPS: Mothers of Preschoolers

Tuesdays, 9:30–11:30am, Bethany Green Lake

Register Now for 2019-2020.
General Questions? Email greenlakemopssteering@gmail.com
Questions about registration? Email glmopsreg@gmail.com

Welcoming a new baby into your family is such an exciting time, but it also comes with its fair share of difficulty, from those sleepless nights to feeding issues. At MOPS we welcome you and your children just as you are. MOPS (Mothers Of Preschoolers) is a program for moms who have kids birth-5 years old. MOPS provides you with a supportive community of women who are going through the same phase of life and can relate to the joys and struggles that you may be facing. On a MOPS morning you can expect childcare for your littles, a hot breakfast, community and discussion time with other women, and a different speaker each week. MOPS is a place where you can take a deep breath, relax and enjoy being in the company of other women.

Events (all are welcome):

MOPS Summer Playdates: if you are a mom of preschool aged children looking to connect with other moms, come join us this summer! Look for the MOPS sign and red checkered tablecloth!

  • Tuesday, July 9 | 3:30pm | Green Lake Wading Pool
  • Tuesday, August 13 | 10:30am | Woodland Park Playground
Shoreline MOPS
Meets every other Tuesday. Visit the website for info.

Upcoming Events

To see a calendar of upcoming events, check out the Bethany Green Lake events calendar.