Posts by Gloria Ashby

Extending Love and Grace: The Easy Way*

What does extending love and grace look like as you go to the grocery store? As Kathy Reeh headed into Kroger, she noticed an employee sweeping the pavement outside the entrance in the biting cold wind of last Christmas season. As she approached him, she remembered a small candy cane in her purse. Kathy pulled…

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Think Leadership

Ladies! Think Leadership! How would you like to be more involved in Christian Women’s Connection? For the next few months, we will be giving YOU an opportunity to look at what the Planning Team does and see if you would like to be involved in any way! At each luncheon, there will be an ‘Opportunities…

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What's All the Hub-bub About?

The ministry of Stonecroft reaches women with God’s great story of love. The organization’s mission  is to meet women where they are, as they are, with a heart for seeing other women’s lives radically transformed by the Gospel. Stonecroft’s newest arm of ministry to carry out their mission is Hubs. What is a Hub? A…

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Volunteers for Victims Hub

It is not too late to get involved. Volunteers for Victims Hub kicked off Wednesday, January 3. And the cold, rainy morning did not dampen spirits of the women who came to get involved. CWCCC Hub Coordinator, Delanna Hess, organized this particular hub to partner with Alive at Last. Alive at Last is a non-profit…

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CWC Women on a Mission

“If it weren’t for you coming today, many of us would not have a Christmas this year.” The young woman whispered her appreciation to one of 13 CWC “elves” who traveled to bring the holiday to women and children residing at Union Gospel Mission. What Happened? Loaded with over 100 donated toys*, 30 gift boxes…

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Prayer Walking: Great Exercise for Your Soul**

  Consistent prayer walking can improve your fitness, appearance, and … your neighborhood and soul. Shirley Johnson and Carolyn Grace*, in Glouster Township, New Jersey, walked their neighborhood. They saw its downturn. Absentee landlords who had little or no investment in the neighborhood’s condition owned too many houses now. Many renters took little interest in…

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Birthday Bash Wish Lists

Help us recognize Alive at Last and Refuge City, both who minister to victims of violence and sexual abuse. From their Wish Lists below, purchase and bring to December 13 luncheon a gift (unwrapped) for one or both organizations: Wish List for Alive at Last: (includes items for expansion of Ally program and office:  Links…

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Doing Good

Dearest Ladies, What a wonderful time to be one of God’s children! We had an extremely successful Fall Fundraiser and have so much more to give and receive in the months to come. Check it out! November 8: *Don’t miss the Luncheon when Yvonne King presents “A Life Exchanged.” *Bring gift for children for UGM…

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Becoming Immeasurably More

Dear Sisters In Christ, Welcome back. I am so excited about how we continue to grow and do Immeasurably More. First of all, we added more women to our wonderfully blessed group. Also, we created new positions for those called to be more involved: • Cindy Leeper is our new Membership Coordinator. She will work…

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