But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness and self-control. Against such things there is no law. Galatians 5:22-23
Co-Pastor Dr. Francene Patterson's primary purpose of the First Baptist Church of Sterling Women's Ministry is to build up Godly Women to advance in Christ-centered fellowship and accountability with God and to provide Stewardship, Discipleship and Leadership. Co-Pastor Dr. Francene Patterson's major focus is on growing women to their area of Service to God. Co-Pastor's No Nonsense approach in helping women develop their Relationship with God is a primary in focus in the FBC Women's Ministry.
The vision of the First Baptist Church of Sterling Women's Ministry, under the Anointed Leadership of Co-Pastor Dr. Francene Patterson, is to collectively work as a team and submit ourselves to Jesus Christ and to one another so that we may help one another grow into mature believers, until we all reach unity in the faith and knowledge of the Son of God. Through the FBC Women's Ministry, it is Co-Pastor Dr. Francene Patterson's desire for Women to strive to become true Virtuous Women of God filled with the Holy Spirit as we Serve our Family, Church and Community. Proverbs 31:10-31
The goals of the First Baptist Church of Sterling Women's Ministry are to:
Provide Spiritual Growth and Development - Make sure that every woman knows her identity and purpose in God. We must also provide lesson plans and instructions on how to carry them out based on OBEDIENCE to the Word of God.
Provide Instruction and Implement Strategic follow up - Study God's Word on a daily basis. Provide Encouragement - Create an atmosphere of encouragement and emotional bonds of trust. No judgment, no blame.
Develop a spiritual readiness for potential leaders by building them up in the faith.
Lead women to spiritual maturity by equipping them for service.
Create a leadership resource for the church by winning women to trust in Jesus Christ alone.
Strengthen the mission of the church by nurturing and encouraging women to become leaders of the church.
Standing Meeting Time
Interactive Study & Discussion
If you are a woman that attends services at First Baptist Church of Sterling, you are a part of our Women's Ministry! Join us at our regular meeting time, and complete the form below to be included on our mailing list.