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Director of Women's Ministries:

Debbie Daniels


The goal of PazNaz Women’s Ministries is to equip women of all ages to grow in relationship with Christ and others through a variety of ministries. Whatever your personality or stage of life there is a place for you!

* All Women's Ministries events have free childcare, including care for children with special needs.

Upcoming Events:

Fall 2014 Classes Run September - November

See below for descriptions of the fall sessions for Women in the Word, Girlfriend to Girlfriend, and MOPS.

Birthday Brunch - Saturday, November 8

10:30 am - Noon

Celebrate monthly birthdays with a brunch at the home of Scott & Debbie Daniels, 625 W Hillcrest Blvd, Monrovia. All ladies with a November birthday are invited to attend this month. Dress for the outdoors. RSVP to Megan Marsh at 626.351.2410 by November 5. If childcare is needed, RSVP to Jayme Lenker at 626.351.2469.

Upcoming Birthday Brunches: Please note these dates are tentative and subject to change. Please be sure to check for updates as each month approaches.

  • December 13
  • January 10
  • February 7
  • March 14
  • Testimony & Praise - Friday, November 14

    7:00 - 9:00pm, Lee Chapel

    Come hear testimonies from PazNaz ladies and share in a time of worship. Food and fellowship in Gilmore Hall following the service. Free children's worship space with RSVP to Pastor Jayme Lenker at 626.351.2469. For more information, contact Megan Marsh at

    Handmade Holiday Boutique - December 4 & 5

    4:00 - 10:00 pm, Gymasium

    Vendors Wanted: Women's Ministries is in the process of soliciting vendors of handmade crafts, festive foods, and holiday gifts. The cost of renting a table for both evenings is $100. Your participation will help send kids to camp, provide free childcare for all Women's Ministries events throughout the year, and fund scholarships for various ministry activities. If you are interested in being a part of holiday event, please complete the vendor registration form and return it to

    First Church of the Nazarene of Pasadena, Attn: Women's Ministries, 3700 East Sierra Madre Bloulevard, Pasadena, CA 91107. Once registration and payment is received, you will be contacted to verify your merchandise and confirm your space. Submitting a registration form is not a guarantee of a spot at the boutique. For more information, contact Megan Marsh at or 626.351.9631.

    Ladies Night Out - December 4 & 5

    7:00 - 8:30pm, Gilmore Hall

    Mark your calendars for Women's Ministries annual fundraiser. This year's theme is "The Sweetest Gift". Stay tuned for more details including ticket sales.

    Winter 2015 Classes the week of January 4 through the week of March 22

  • Tuesdays 9:30 - 11:30am - Bible Study "Women in the Word"
  • Wednesdays 6:30 - 8:00pm - Wednesday Night Programming
  • Alternating Fridays 9:15 - 11:45am - MOPS
  • Women's Retreat 2015 - February 27 - March 1

    Save the date for this year's women's retreat at Thousand Pines. More information to come.

    About Women's Ministries Classes:

    Tuesdays - Women In The Word

    9:30-11:30 am, Gilmore Hall

    Women in the Word is a Tuesday morning Bible study with over 100 ladies who study the Bible together working through different themes. This fall's topic is The Winning Reach of God's Love and will be led by Rebecca Spence. The study will also include the text The Epic of Eden: A Christian Entry into the Old Testament by Sandra L. Richter. Books as well as homework booklets will be available the first day of class. There is a $20 fee for materials. Scholarships are available.

    Please pre-register at

    For more information, contact Bonnie Jakeway at

    W.O.W.: Wee Ones in the Word *Room 109, Lower Sanctuary

    9:30-11:30 am (during Women in the Word)

    Free children's programming highlights "Godly Play" where children from birth to 6th grade are taught to wonder, create, and listen to the presence of God. For more information, contact Jayme Lenker at 626.351.2469.

    Wednesdays - Girlfriend to Girlfriend

    6:30 - 8:00 pm, Gilmore Hall

    Girlfriend to Girlfriend is a book study led by Debbie Daniels and a great place to connect with other women. This fall's topic is Soul Keeping: Caring For the Most Important Part of You by John Ortberg. The health of your soul is the difference between deep, satisfied spirituality and a restless, dispassionate faith. Come rediscover your soul and find your way out of the spiritual shallow-lands to true divine depth. Books will be available the first day of class. There is a $20 fee for materials. Scholarships are available. Contact Debbie Daniels at 626.351.2429 for more information. Free nursery, children, youth, and men's ministries are also available on Wednesday nights.

    Fridays - MOPS

    The first and third Friday of the month

    9:15-11:45 am, Gilmore Hall, North.

    MOPS (Mothers of PreSchoolers) at PazNaz! MOPS provides moms with a hot meal, relevant teaching, support, companionship, and fun craft projects as their "moppets" (children from birth through kindergarten) enjoy their own crafts and activities in a loving environment. This year's theme is Be You Bravely. The cost for the semester is $100 for moms with children in Moppets, $75 for moms only. Partial scholarships are available. Fall 2014 registration is now available! For more information, please contact Amie Hanrahan at or 562.547.2490.

    Value Cards

    Each Sunday take a moment to stop by the Women's Ministries cart to pay for your groceries, gas, dining and shopping by purchasing Value Cards. These cards to over 100 stores never expire. Use them next week, next month, or next year. There is no extra cost to you, but by taking this extra step, a portion of all your purchases will be donated back to Women's Ministries. For more information contact Chris McClain at 626.318.3029 or by email at

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