Love God.  Love Others.  Serve the World.


To be a grace-filled community of women known for making disciples who love God passionately, love others intentionally, and serve the world sacrificially.


Love God Passionately
  • We love God as a gathered and scattered community. (Colossians 3:16-17)
  • We love God through Word-driven disciple-making. (Luke 9:23)
Love Others Intentionally
  • We love others in authentic relationships. (John 13:35)
  • We love others by embracing diversity. (Galatians 3:28)
Serve the World Sacrificially
  • We serve the world with a gospel-centered focus. (Matthew 28:19-20)
  • We serve the world through grace-filled living. (John 13:12-15)

For questions or to register for a study, please email Stephani or call 701.232.4476.

Women’s Ministry invites you to join us in ministering to women at Bethel Church and beyond. Click here and see below to find out more about volunteer opportunities.

  • Classroom teachers for our Kid’s Program Tuesday mornings
  • Women’s Bible study leaders (application and interview required)
  • Special Events Coordinators
    • Leadership Team
    • Decorating
    • Hospitality (greeters, handing out literature…)

If you are interested in any of these positions or need more information, please contact Stephani Karges by email (stephanikarges@bethelfc.com) or call her at 701.232.4476.

Women of the Word

The Ministry of Jesus through the Parables 

Ladies, are you looking for your next right step toward Jesus? We want to encourage every woman at Bethel to join us for our Women of the Word (WOW) Study. In January we will continue our study of The Ministry of Jesus through the Parables. Teri Verduyn and her team of amazing women have put together an incredible book filled with insightful and helpful tools designed for God’s Word to come alive as His Holy Spirit awakens us to His truth. We gather together in groups of 3-15 weekly to share what God is teaching us and learn from one another. We will be offering classes several days and times, some will be 1 hour classes and others up to 2 hours.  

Studies Began the week of January 11, 2021 

Sundays, 4 p.m.-5:30 p.m. Kamie Beeson & Enid Andreasen at Bethel 
Mondays, 6:30 p.m.-8 p.m. Teri Verduyn at Bethel & Zoom—Class Full 
Mondays, 7 p.m.-8 p.m. Tracy Alin & Ruth Irish via Zoom 
Tuesdays, 6:30 a.m.-7:30 a.m. Loree Veith via Zoom 
Tuesdays, 9 a.m.-11 a.m. Marlene Sahr on Zoom 
Tuesdays, 9 a.m.-11 a.m. Stephani Karges at Bethel 
Wednesdays, 6:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. Amy Hashbarger at Bethel 
Thursdays, 6:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. leader TBA via Zoom

To register please click here or contact Stephani. 

Books are available for $10 and can be picked up in the church office after December 21. 

**While at Bethel Church wearing a mask is required at all times for everyone school aged and older.

Tuesday Mornings

Started September 15, our Tuesday morning group, geared toward mothers of children not in school yet, will meet every Tuesday from 9-11 a.m. in the Bethel gym. Our Children’s Program is not available this semester. Moms and their children will meet in the gym together as a large group and moms will be responsible for watching their children. Come weekly on Tuesdays to fellowship with other moms, while allowing your kids to play and hear a Bible lesson!


Wednesday Evenings

Starting October 7 our Wednesday evening group, geared toward mothers of children of all ages, will meet weekly on Wednesdays from 6:30-7:30 p.m. in Room A and coincides with AWANA – registration for AWANA required. Please go here to register your child for AWANA. This group will start when AWANA begins, Wednesday, October 7.


For questions, please email Amy – amyhashbarger@bethelfc.com.

**Wearing a mask is required at all times for everyone school aged and older.

FLOURISH: A Mentoring Journey is a grace-filled community of women known for making disciples who LOVE God passionately, LOVE Others intentionally and SERVE the World sacrificially.  The heart of FLOURISH is to see the women of Bethel Church be firmly rooted in Jesus and the living Word of God.  We believe a mentoring relationship between an older and younger woman can be rich soil for such growth.  FLOURISH will connect women in a curriculum-based mentoring relationship to encourage and challenge one another in their walk with Jesus.

Email Stephani for more information or if you have questions.

Enjoy community as you engage in specific opportunities for women centered around gathering with those who have a common interests.

logo-powerfitness-0-0-221-104PowerFitness Hour – Started September 15, 2020

Bethel Gym (5:30 p.m.)
PowerFitness is a cardio and strength training class for women set to awesome Christian music. Multitasking at its finest…worship, fitness and fun! Our goal is to offer a challenging workout regardless of your fitness level. With three instructors, we have a lot of options for you so we encourage you to drop in and check us out! The class meets Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5:30-6:30 p.m. in the gym at Bethel (during the school year). Contact Shawn Lind for more information. (A small donation for the year is suggested, but not required.)

Close Knit

Wednesdays at 6:25 p.m. via Zoom
Beginning and seasoned knitters and crocheters are welcome to come and share their talents and meet new people. Our focus will be making winter items for people in need in our community. Donations of yarn, needles and hooks are greatly appreciated and will be put to good use. New attendees are always welcome. Contact Stephani Karges for more information about Close Knit and how to get involved.


At this time Volleyball will not be able to meet. If things change we will update the information here.

Loree VeithLoree Veith, MA, LAPC

Women’s Ministry Director




Stephanie KargesStephani Karges

Administrative Assistant to Women’s Ministry




Amy Hashbarger

Associate Director of Bethel Women

Women’s Calendar

December 4-6

Shopping with a Purpose – Click here for more info.

December 5

Virtual Christmas Gathering – Click here to learn more.


We’d love to have you join our Facebook group. Click on this link or search for “Bethel Women Fargo” in Facebook to find us and join the conversation.