• "...to bring good news to the poor... proclaim release to the captives... let the oppressed go free..."
  • (Luke 4:18-19)
  • Welcome!
    Welcome to American Baptist Women's Ministries! Find information, tools, and inspiration for your ministry with women and girls.
    American Baptist Women’s Ministries is looking for women to serve on the Young Adult Women’s Ministries Advisory Team (YAWMAT).  The YAWMAT serves as an ad-hoc team that gives input into AB Women’s Ministries ministry with young adult women (defined roughly as 18-35). Women interested in volunteering their gifts and skills by serving on the YAWMAT need to complete the application form by October 31, 2018.
    American Baptist Women's Ministries is hiring an Associate Executive Director.The Associate Executive Director negotiates the intersection of our mission, vision and core values with marketing, public relations, programming and ministries so that ABWM’s mission and ministry are actualized through a collaborative network of volunteers, local ABC-USA churches, denominational partners and like-minded institutions. This role is integral to our team and reports directly to the Executive Director. For more information and to apply, visit www.abwomensministries.org/Apply. Deadline to submit application is Friday, October 26, 2018.
    The national nominating committee for AB Women’s Ministries will begin its work in the fall to select women to be nominees for Coordinator of Mission with Women and Girls, AB GIRLS Coordinator, and Midwestern Section Coordinator. These positions are three-year terms that begin September 2019. Selections are based on skills needed for the position, experience, active membership in an American Baptist church, and a passion for women’s ministries. For more information and to complete a national position application by October 20, click here.
    American Baptist Women's Ministries' 2018-2019 Mission Focus Theme is on Domestic Violence. Use our domestic violence resources as you promote domestic violence awareness throughout October.
    If you or a loved one are experiencing domestic violence, visit the domestic violence hotline at https://www.thehotline.org/ or call 1−800−799−7233  or TTY 1−800−787−3224.
    It's that time of year again! Our annual "Shine the Light" award honors exemplary women/ women's groups from local American Baptist churches for how they shine Christ's light in the world. Is there a woman or a women's group that you would like to see recognized? Read the criteria and submit nominations before January 31, 2019.

    Po Box 851 · Valley Forge, PA · 19482-0851
    (610) 768-2288 · info@abwministries.org