Women’s Programs

The Glenview New Church offers a variety of programs to support women’s fellowship and spiritual growth. Newcomers welcome!  For more information contact Martha Heilman, Women’s Programing Coordinator. marthah@glenviewnewchurch.org

Check out what’s happening this month – download a pdf of our Women’s Programing Announcements

Mission Statement

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We accomplish this by:

  • creating connections,
  • fostering relationships,
  • building community,
  • identifying spiritual gifts,        
  • providing useful service for others,
  • empowering one another to realize our passions, and
  • supporting one another in the unique ways that women do.


Ongoing Groups


Sunday Morning Sermon Discussion Circle – informal weekly drop-in gathering in the Auditorium after the 9:30 service to spiritually connect and further discuss the sermon topic. 

Women Unwind – meets weekly for conversation and fellowship on Monday’s at 5:30 pm at Karen Stoeller’s home.

Women’s Group – meets monthly to plan events and activities, read books and watch TED Talks around topic’s of Faith & Belief and enjoy thought provoking discussion and fellowship. 

Mission and Service – we support a wide variety of causes with volunteers, dollars and prayer.

Social Group – meets to go to movies, plays, community art fairs, charitable and awareness events; gather for game nights, craft nights; celebrate group birthday’s seasonally and more.


Special Events


Women’s Retreat at Deep Lake, Wisconsin
Friday evening through Sunday lunch, September 
A combination spiritual retreat and renewal weekend. This event includes presentations and discussions around a yearly theme, worship and prayer, good food, good fun, and shared outdoor activities. It’s a great opportunity for women ages 18 and up to relax, unwind, and learn and grow spiritually.