Bags of Love was created in response to the growing number of children in Minnesota removed from their homes by child protection officers. These bags are intended to take care of immediate, basic needs to help during the transition to foster care. Learn more about "Bags Of Love."
On May 6, Andover SDA Women's Ministries volunteers assembled and donated 93 bagsof "immediate needs" items for foster children in several counties throughSafe Haven Foster Shoppe.
Since 2007, Women's Ministries volunteers have provided a total of 1,516 bags to foster children, mainly in Anoka County. Beginning in January 2018, we branched out and partnered with Safe Haven to provide specialized bags to foster children in surrounding counties also.
Meetings are held the first Sunday of the month from September - May10:00 a.m. to Noon
9:30 a.m. every Saturday Church Fellowship Hall - 2nd door on the right
Andover is home to a diverse group of women, representing various age groups, cultural backgrounds, talents and experiences. Women's Ministries provides an opportunity for Christian fellowship outside the traditional worship hour. Activities are designed to minister to the needs of women in today's fast-paced world. Invite a friend and become part of our supportive network of women.
The G.A.T.E. Date
A monthly "date" for women of all ages and backgrounds to Gather, Accept, Teach and Encourage.
Check the calendar page for the complete schedule. Lunch will be served. Held in the Fellowship Hall.