NEWS & EVENTS
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Blessing Bestowed at Friday Night Fellowship
A peace passed over the women gathered Oct. 15 for Adventist Women Leaders’ Friday Night Fellowship.
“My sisters, you are beautiful,” said Deborah A. Hill, author, former elected public official, and the night’s featured speaker.
She poured affirmation and encouragement upon the women representing states across the United States from California to Texas, Nebraska, Maryland, and Massachusetts.
Women call attention to their needs and challenges
The need to be respected, heard, and valued reverberated in Adventist Women Leader’s recent survey. Fifty women, most of whom are departmental ministry leaders and educators, shared their responses to seven questions. Here are a few of the comments on challenges and needs women in this community face.
Let’s Talk About Fear
Fear has many faces, Bonita Shields, North American Division vice president for Ministries and chair of the AWL committee, told the 31 women attending the Let’s Talk About Fear virtual event on March 18.
“Don’t Let the Crystal Balls Drop”
How is it possible to be anxious for nothing?
Lillian Torres, assistant evangelism director for the Pennsylvania Conference, asked that question to the more than 20 women attending Adventist Women Leaders Friday Night Fellowship on March 26. The women, joining the virtual event from Los Angeles and Oklahoma to the Virgin Islands and St. Croix, admitted it is difficult.