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Women's Ministry


Women’s Ministry is committed to weaving principles of biblical womanhood into our daily lives and watching their effect on the church and community that God might be glorified.

Women's Bible Study - Fall 2017

Meeting Tuesday mornings, September 12 - November 14, 9:30-11:30 AM (childcare provided) OR Tuesday evenings, September 12 - November 14, 6:30-8:00 p.m. (no childcare).  Note that the morning study is moving from Thursday mornings to Tuesday mornings.

Kickoff event for all participants - Tuesday, September 5, 6:30-8:00 PM. 

Studying John using "John:That You May Believe" by Kathleen Buswell Nielson

John: That You May Believe guides you through what many consider to be the most artful and poetic of the gospels. Opening with a remarkably beautiful, mind-stretching statement of who Jesus is, John clearly reveals Jesus' identity as the promised Christ, the Son of God, come to bring life to those who believe in His name. Its portrait of the Word made flaesh rewards careful study so "that you may believe."

Living Word Bible Studies offer a guide into deeper study of God's Word, one whole book at a time. Five days of questions in each lesson lead the way to careeful textual study, with helpful context and commentary woven throughout. The aim is to read the Scriptures - and to learn to read the Scriptures - with ever increasing discernment, delight, and conviction. 

The study of John will continue in the Spring of 2018. Dates will be announced in December. 

Call Janey Richmann at 630.584.7039 for more information.

Audio of weekly teaching session:

September 12, 2017

September 19, 2017

September 26, 2017

October 3, 2017 Testimony 1

October 3, 2017  Testimony 2

October 10, 2017

October 17, 2017

October 24, 2017

October 31, 2017

November 7, 2017

November 14, 2017


Women's Prayer Hour - To pray and be disciplined in prayer as we lift up the needs of NCBC. Meets as a group at the church on Tuesday mornings from 8:30-9:30.

Godly women “older in the faith” are available to come along-side those who desire a discipleship / mentoring relationship as described in the Titus 2:3-5 model.

Ministries / Events
Meals Ministry - 
Provides meals for those who through sickness or arrival of a new baby need help in this practical way. Online sign-ups available through “Take-Them-a-Meal.”

Shower Ministry - All the women of the church can participate in this ministry of fellowship, edification, and providing real household needs of either a bride or a first-time mother.  Watch the church bulletin for shower dates. 

Domestic Help - This ministry reaches out to women who, due to a recovering illness or surgery cannot perform their usual household tasks on their own. Includes help in grocery shopping, cleaning, laundry, and errands.