Upstate Women

Upstate Women exists to Equip & Encourage women of FBS and the Upstate to…
…Know Christ through His Word
…Grow in their Relationship with the Lord
…Serve the Body of Christ and
…Share Christ with Others

“You did not choose Me but I chose you and appointed you to go and bear fruit - fruit that will last…” John 15:16a


Upcoming Events


Upstate Women’s Retreat 2019
Upstate Women's Ministry is excited to announce our upcoming 2019 retreat.
Come and get away for a time of renewal and fellowship as we retreat to the Blue Ridge Mountains!

Upstate Women’s Retreat 2019
March 1st-3rd - Lake Junaluska, NC - Lambuth Inn
Teacher: Ruth McWhite

Registration fee is per person and includes a 2-night stay with 4 meals:
$190 (4 per room)
$210 (3 per room)
$230 (2 per room)

$60 NON-REFUNDABLE deposit due upon registration.
Deadline for registration January 20th. Payment in full required no later than January 20th with no refunds after this deadline.
DON'T WAIT TO REGISTER - SPACES ARE LIMITED!!

To register, click here or stop by the church office. For questions, contact Sherri [email protected] or Carmen Shults: [email protected]


Morning Break: Winter 2019
Begins January 16 | 9:15am - 11:15am
2nd Floor Auditorium | Downtown Campus
NEW! Morning Break Bible Studies starting on January 16, 9:15am-11:15am. Childcare provided by registration only. Come to Preview Night on January 9 at 6pm and learn more about them! Or, click here to register.


Discipleship Classes

Be strengthened and encouraged in your walk with Christ by connecting with other women while diving into the life-changing Word of God. Please click here for a full list of Winter/Spring Bible Study Classes.

Support Groups


Forever Families
Wednesdays, 6:30-7:30pm, Downtown in Room N-210
2nd floor of Worship Center North Building
This is a support group for foster and adoptive parents.
Facilitator: Brenda Stephens

Heartstrings
Contact Jan James, [email protected]; Alice Ann Holman, [email protected]
Meets the 3rd Wednesday of every month at 7pm, May-September
Downtown Campus, Dining Room, 1st floor of Worship Center North Building
This is a faith-based encouragement group for mothers who have experienced the death of a child. Our vision is to grow in God's grace as we travel our own personal journey of healing and to reach out to other mothers in compassion and Christian love.

Women's Addiction Recovery Support Group
Support and accountability for those dealing with alcohol and drug addiction. Contact Noelle Lawson at [email protected]

Widow's Support Group: Alone Together
Support and fellowship for women who have lost their spouse and/or are alone.
Contact Nancy Anderson at [email protected] or Martha Bridges at [email protected]