Flourish Women’s Ministries


Director: Leslie Fitzhugh

The Women’s Ministries of Oak Park firmly believes that every woman has God-given talents and abilities and that with God’s help we can touch lives for Christ.

For Questions about women’s ministry events, please contact Leslie at lesliefitzhugh77@gmail.com.




Bible Study


Thursdays, 9:30 – 11:30 am, Cedar Room, led by Betty Sonaty. Among topics will be Joyce Meyers “Battlefield of the Mind” and the Sequel, “The Mind Connection”. No need to purchase books or sign up.




Sunday, September 10, following 2nd service to raise funds for WM Retreat Scholarships. Cost for lunch: $7 adults, $5 kids.  Includes spaghetti , salad & bread.  Desserts available for bidding. Come enjoy lunch and bid on fabulous homemade desserts!  To sign up to donate a homemade dessert, contact: Sheila Brumfield at Sheibrmf@sbcglobal.net or Leslie Fitzhugh at lesliefitzhugh77@gmail.com.


Save the date: October 6-8 at Enchanted Hills in Napa.  Guest Speaker: Pastor Gail Boatright, Cost is $190 per person.  Registration opens Sunday, August 27 before and after both services at Flourish table in the lobby.  Contact: Marilyn Baham at Marilyn@bahamfamily.com for more details.


Women who like to quilt, crochet, knit, sew, etc., are invited to join the quilters at the church on Wednesdays from 9:00 am – noon, in room B-15. July 26 – cancelled.

Hispanic Women’s Ministries

Thursday Bible Study (Estudio Biblico todos los Jueves) –

Todas son bienvenidas! A las 6:30 pm en el CMC.

Fitness Fellowship (Women Only Group)

Fitness FellowshipMonday’s, 6:30 – 7:30 pm in the Children’s Ministry Center. Suggestions: light weights, mat and water. Contact Pastor Allyse Tanovitz for more information.




Other Opportunities

There are many other opportunities for involvement in Women’s Ministries at Oak Park. They include:

  • Retreats – Get-away weekends are especially designed to encourage and bring unity among the women.
  • Missions – Throughout the year Women’s Ministries sponsors various events to help raise funds for needed items for our foreign and stateside missionaries.
  • Community Outreach – Events and services are planned to reach our community for Christ. Some of these include our annual Spring Tea, the Oak Park Quilters group, a scrap booking group, a book club, Thanksgiving baskets for those in need and quarterly refreshing women’s events.
  • Annual Christmas Party – The first Friday evening in December. This is a wonderful seasonal celebration to enjoy as the Christmas season begins.
  • Serving – Meal Services for the ill and bereaved; helping with memorial service receptions; decorating the Worship Center for the Holidays; providing childcare for our services; showering new mothers with gifts, and blessing people in our congregation with cards of encouragement.