Presbyterian Women (PW) is a denomination-wide organization whose membership is open to all women. PW gives strong support to the mission of the PC(USA) and nurtures women’s leadership and friendships.
PW is committed to:
- Nurturing faith through prayer and Bible study
- Supporting the mission of the church at home and worldwide
- Working for justice and peace
- Building an inclusive, caring community of women
For more information about Presbyterian Women at Westminster, contact Moderator Janet Harris and Vice Moderator Alison Griffin at [email protected].
Women’s Friendship Tea
Sunday, May 5, 2019 at 4 PM
Enjoy a proper afternoon tea and get to know other women in the church. Bring a friend!
BYOTC: In the spirit of fun and friendship, please consider bringing your favorite tea cup and saucer to use if you wish as well as 2-3 bags of your favorite tea to share! We’ll have fun sipping different kinds of tea and seeing all the different tea cups being used! (Extra tea cups will be on hand for those who cannot bring their own.)
RSVP by Wednesday, April 24 to let us know how many will be attending!
Mary, Elizabeth, Sarah, Rachel, Hannah, Ruth, Lydia. Who are these women and what do they have in common? They are all important women in the Bible and they also happen to represent the names of each of our six Women’s Circles. Over 100 women are involved with a circle here at Westminster. We meet monthly for Bible study, fellowship, and mission outreach. Each year, the Bible study program offers us insight into the meaning of scripture as well as opportunities for discussion of what it means in our daily lives. In addition, each circle takes time to share joys and concerns, casual fellowship conversation, and to reach out to those in need through cards, prayers and offerings.
Our 2018-2019 Bible study will be “God’s Promise: I Am With You.” From Genesis to the Gospels, God promises to be with us no matter where we are or what we are going through. Come explore how God spoke to those in Biblical times and speaks to us even today, assuring us that God will never leave us.
The Book Groups meet on the fourth Monday of the month. Come to either the morning group at 11 AM or the evening group at 7:30 PM.
April 22, 2019 | Girl in the Garden by Kamala Nair
This group works once a month to sew stuffed animals for children and heart pillows for surgery patients at Alexandria INOVA Hospital. These items bring joy to children at the hospital and help facilitate the recovery process for cardiac patients. The group meets on the first Wednesday of every month at 9:30 AM in Haverkamp Room.
Shanghai Card Group
The Shanghai Card Group is a fun way to enjoy fellowship with other Westminster women! Learn and play this card game on the third Monday of every month at 7:15 PM in Haverkamp Room.
National Capital Presbytery Presbyterian Women
Spring Gathering and Business Meeting
Saturday, April 27, 8:30 am – 12 pm at Silver Spring Presbyterian Church. Program focus on Racial Equity Communication.
Info & Registration
Presbyterian Women Summer Gathering (Synod of the Mid-Atlantic)
June 6-9 at Massanetta Springs Conference Center in Harrisonburg VA. Gathering theme is “God’s Love Carved in Stone.” Come get a preview of next year’s Bible study of the same theme, and participate in invigorating worship, illuminating workshops, and warm fellowship.
Info & Registration