Women's Bible Studies

UPDATE: Registration for childcare is currently closed. If you would like to be on a waiting list, please contact Christine Walraven, 630.876.6653.

Women's Ministry offers you several Bible Study options throughout the year. Each is designed to help you learn more about God and grow in your understanding of His Word—and give you an opportunity to meet other women who are also on a faith journey. 

Most of our studies meet regularly from September through November, and then from January through May. While you are welcome to join at any time, we ask that you register for the study you plan to attend so we know you'll be joining us. 

Registration for the fall will be available beginning August 1. Questions? Contact Christine Walraven, cwalraven@wheatonbible.org. 630.876.6653.

Place 4 You

UPDATE: Registration for childcare is currently closed. If you would like to be on a waiting list, please contact Christine Walraven, 630.876.6653.

Place 4 You is our largest Bible study for women. You can choose between identical sessions on Tuesday nights and Wednesday mornings. Place 4 You meets during the fall semester (September to November) and winter/spring semester (January to May). Each week offers large-group teaching as well as small-group discussion time.

Tuesday evenings: September 18 - November 13
6:30 pm—Optional Dinner*
7:00-9:00 pm—Bible Study

Wednesday mornings: September 19 - November 14
9:15 am—Childcare opens**
9:30-11:30 am—Bible Study 

Discerning the Voice of God, by Priscilla Shirer

If hearing God has seemed challenging, this study invites you to explore a more intimate relationship with Him, one that can make hearing Him — His will, His heart, and His voice — your ongoing experience. In it you will have daily opportunities to more deeply understand the Holy Spirit's role in your life, be able to differeniate His voice from imposter's voices, get glimpses of His guidance in your everyday life and grow consistently in obedience, surrender, stillness, and humliity. 

*Dinner Cost: $5/week for 1 child, $8/week for 2 children, $10/week for 3 or more children. Payment for one-half of the semester is required with registration to secure your childcare request and is nonrefundable. Due to limited space, childcare requests after September 11 will be placed on a waiting list and notified by email when space is available. UPDATE: Registration for childcare is currently closed. If you would like to be on a waiting list, please contact Christine Walraven, 630.876.6653.

Scholarships available upon request.

Questions or need more information? Contact Christine Walraven, cwalraven@wheatonbible.org, 630.876.6653.

Alpha for Women

Alpha for Women meets on Wednesday mornings during the school year. Alpha is your opportunity to start at the beginning in exploring the central themes of the Christian faith. At Alpha, open discussion is valued and every question is welcomed. Alpha is for everyone, regardless of your religious or spiritual background, and is especially geared toward those who feel they would like to learn more about Christianity. 

Wednesday mornings, 9:30-11:30 am
9:15 am—Childcare opens (space is limited and registration required)
9:30-11:30 am—Light breakfast, talk, and open discussion 

(Note that Alpha is also offered on Thursday evenings, a class that is available to both men and women.)

Alpha Registration

Senior Women's Bible Study

Gather with other senior women and enjoy a great discussion. No homework required. The Senior Women's study meets throughout the year.

Thursday mornings: Starts September 13
8:45-10:15 am

The Wisdom of God by Nancy Guthrie

This is an in-depth study of the Old Testament Wisdom Literature of the Bible, where you can choose your own pace, with the goal of understanding it in the way that Jesus himself taught the disciples to read and understand the Old Testament: with Him at the center. As we see not only the wise principles for living in these biblical books, but also the wise person they point to, it will help us to understand the person and work of Christ more clearly which will prepare us to worship him more fully.

Register for Senior Women's Bible Study

Questions? Contact Christine Walraven, cwalraven@wheatonbible.org, 630.876.6653.

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