Women’s Ministries

Welcome. Women’s Ministries at Saint Andrew offers you a variety of opportunities to connect with other women. We invite you to gather together for fun, study, support, and friendship — and usually some great food thrown in for good measure!

We hope you find one or several groups that work for you. For more details on any group, contact the name provided or the church office at 913-764-5888.

If you have questions or program ideas contact:
Denise Dugan at denise@sacchome.org or
Janey Pryor at jpryor10@kc.rr.com.

Check out the Women's Ministries photo gallery.

Women's Retreat

Women's Retreat - May 3-4, 2019
All Women are invited to our annual retreat held in the spring at Tall Oaks Conference Center in Linwood, KS. You only have to say the words “women’s retreat” to anyone who has attended and you’ll quickly see the enthusiasm, energy, and inspiration that resulted from their two days with other amazing women. Contact Denise Dugan, denise@sacchome.org, for more information.

Quarterly Women's Events

We sponsor quarterly women's events to which all women at Saint Andrew are invited! They are usually a potluck Soup & Salad Lunch with lots of yummy soups, salads, and desserts with an interesting speaker on a timely subject. Watch this space for the next Quarterly Women's Event!

Women's Groups

Wise Women is a group for wise women of ALL ages and friends are always welcome. Each month will feature a varied and interesting program on such timely topics as health, creativity, family and friend relationships, rituals and traditions. Come see what we are all about! The group meets second Thursdays, September-May, 7:00-8:30 pm in Friends Hall. Our new co-facilitators are Marilyn Deppe and Mary Berger.
October 11Jim and Patti Regan
Teaching in People's Republic of China: Learning Culture and Developing Friendships for a Lifetime with Jim & Patti Regan, 7:00pm in Friends Hall.

Patti and Jim Regan will talk about how they decided to go to China and teach English, their experiences learning the culture, developing friendships, and traveling throughout East and Southeast Asia. Their presentation will include many photos.

The Regans have been members of SACC since 2004. In 2007 they moved to the People’s Republic of China where they were employed as teachers until 2010. Those 3 years allowed them to experience Chinese Culture and develop friendships with Chinese Nationals and students from all over the world. In addition, they traveled extensively in East and Southeast Asia.

"If we learn each other's languages, but not their cultures, we become fluent fools." - Wm. B. Gudykunst

Come see, listen, and learn. All are welcome!

spin• Ladies’ Night Out meets for dinner out on the Fourth Tuesday of each month at 7:00 pm. Please join us for great food and a chance to become better acquainted with Saint Andrew women! Contact Crysta Baier if you plan to come so we can save you a seat!
We gather next on October 23, at Spin Pizza (14230 W 119th St, Olathe, KS 66062).


• Women’s Reading Group is the perfect gathering if you enjoy reading a wide variety of books and engaging in lively discussions. We meet at various times/venues to accommodate each other’s schedules. We may have a Saturday morning coffee, a Sunday afternoon tea,perhaps an evening at church, etc. Contact Ann Karasek, annkarasek@gmail.com for more information.

• Gathering the Stories of Women in the Military is an ongoing initiative of Saint Andrew Christian Church's Women's Ministries. The mission is to honor women's service in the military by listening to their stories. Contact Marcia Manter, coordinator of this initiative, mmanter@aol.com or 913.894.5874, for more information.

• Service Projects - Volunteering is an important component of women's programming at Saint Andrew. Watch the Women's Email Newsletter for current projects.

Watch for our monthly Women's Email Newsletter for the most current information! Contact Denise Dugan, denise@sacchome.org to sign up.