Women

WELCOME TO CONNECT WOMEN

Welcome to the world of unusual women who are extravagant in their love for Jesus.   They serve enthusiastically, the joy of the Lord being their strength.   They live courageously, in the power of the Holy Spirit.

OUR VISION:
To be women who RADIATE CHRIST in our everyday lives, BRINGING CHANGE to our nation.

OUR MISSION:
To express the nature and character of Christ through

  • Authentic friendships
  • Intentional mentoring
  • Freedom in the Holy Spirit
HOW CAN YOU CONNECT WITH OTHER WOMEN

Refresh events

Take place every 2-3 months, mostly on a Saturday morning or late afternoon.  An invited guest speaker, Spirit-filled worship, fellowship, biblical teaching, prayer, beautiful décor and tasty treats all contribute to make these special occasions not to be missed.  Contact persons:  Caroline Lyons / Shirley Knight.

Ladies lifegroups

There are 14 groups to choose from which meet in various homes, once a week, mostly on a Wednesday morning or a Thursday evening.   Spiritually mature women with the gift of leading and teaching have been chosen by the Church leadership to mentor ladies in Bible Study and prayer. Pastor Howard Wylie coordinates all LIFE GROUPS and we encourage you to get in touch with him if you’d like to join.

Moms & tots group

Meet in various homes on a Friday morning from 10am – 12md.   This is an intentional space for Moms with young babies and toddlers to meet, build supportive friendships, enjoy tea and treats, and receive encouraging spiritual input. Contact persons: Edwina Hanslo

New Beginnings Baby Clinic

Takes place at the Youth House on a Monday, Tuesday, and Friday mornings from 8am – 12pm. This includes a Tuesday afternoon, from 3 – 5pm.  A tea is hosted for the moms by Brenda Burnstone, on a Tuesday morning.    2 qualified nursing sisters from Connect Church offer immunizations and counselling for young moms and their babies.  Contact persons: Sr. Heather Mylne / Sr. Sharon Wewege

One on one counselling

Counsellors are available to help as the need arises.  Contact person: Sue Fox

Prayer group

Takes place every Tuesday in The Den from 8.15 – 9.00am. Contact person: Tere Basson. Crisis prayer chain contact Person: Glenn Withey
(Prayer partners are arranged at the Birthday Teas)

Mentoring ministry

Building intentional friendships for the purpose of spiritual growth is encouraged and facilitated by Tere BassonJanine Ayrton

Busy Beez knitting circle

Takes place in the North Hall every Tuesday morning from 10am – 12pm.   This group of precious ladies enjoy friendship and tea while working tirelessly to knit loads of baby clothes, jerseys and blankets for the needy. Contact persons:  Olive Wilson / Marlene Joubert

Birthday celebrations

A bi-monthly special breakfast or high tea is hosted in a private home to celebrate our birthdays together, as friends in Christ.   A High Tea is usually held on the 2nd Friday of each month, from 4 – pm and the Breakfast on the 3rd Saturday of each month:  9 – 11am. Invites are posted AND emailed to each person. Contact person: Tere Basson

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TESTIMONIES

THE TEAM

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Tere is the Women Connect Ministry co-ordinator at Connect Church, and is married to John, our senior pastor. They have two children, Shayley and Chris. She has a passion for God, a passion for people, a love of creative ideas and is full of enthusiasm...

Tere Basson

Women