Women @ Riverbend

At Riverbend Church, we have a community of women who desire to grow and nurture their relationship with God and each other.

We offer a variety of Bible studies and group activities to accommodate any schedule and other opportunities to serve our community.

If you would like additional information, please contact our Pastor of Women’s Ministry, Diane Haney. You can also join the conversation by following the Riverbend Women’s Ministry on Facebook.


Women's Bible Study Groups

ITAG: I Talk About God

Wednesday Night | 6:30PM | CC #203
Starting SEP 4

Thursday Morning | 10:00AM | CC #203
Starting SEP 5

Study: "Unshakeable Hope" by Max Lucado

In "Unshakeable Hope", Max Lucado unpacks 12 of the Bible's most significant promises, equipping you to overcome difficult circumstances by keeping your focus on the hope found in the promises of Scripture. Childcare available.

Childcare available upon request

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Contact Susan for more info >

Face 2 Face – Riverbend Group

2nd & 4th Tuesdays | 6:00–8:30PM | Building 5A

Study: "One Thousand Gifts" by Ann Voskamp

A Bible study providing opportunities for women to connect while becoming more intentional in their faith journey with a group focus of fun and service.

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Contact Ellen for more info >

Monday Morning Bible Study

Mondays | 11:00AM–12:30PM | Quad 4A

Study: “The Quest" by Beth Moore

Join us in this 6-week excursion with Jesus. Beth Moore uses questions from Scripture to lead you into intimacy with the One who knows you best. Learn to dig into the Word, to respond to the questions of God, and to bring your questions before Him.

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Contact Sandy for more info >

Face 2 Face – North Austin Group

2nd & 4th Tuesdays | 6:00–8:30PM

Study: "Life Lessons from Revelation" by Max Lucado

A Bible study providing opportunities for women to connect while becoming more intentional in their faith journey with a group focus of fun and service.

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Contact Marsha for more info >

Saturday Morning Bible/Book Club

2nd & 4th Saturdays | 10AM–12PM | Quad 4A/B

Study: "A Deeper Kind of Calm" by Linda Dillow

In "A Deeper Kind of Calm", the author uses Psalms to help women learn how to positively handle the disappointments of life, discern the comforting truth found in God’s Word, and be encouraged to deal with the waves of trials, depression, and discouragement.

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Contact Susan Kennedy for more info >


Connect with other women at Riverbend

For more information on any of these events, send a message to Susan >

Women’s Groups

Women’s Community Group

Sundays | 9:45–11:00AM | CC #207

Open to all women interested in developing friendships, find support, and connect with God as we journey together.

Contact Diane for more info >

On The Menu: Women’s BYO Lunch Gathering

2nd Thursdays | 12:00–1:00PM
Starts SEP 12

All women are invited to a once-a-month women's brown bag lunch. Join us as we gather over lunch and hear from a variety of speakers discussing various topics of interest.

Contact Susan for more info >

Real Moms

1st & 3rd Tuesdays | 10:00AM–12:00PM

Providing support and encouragement to ALL Moms in ALL stages of motherhood. Join us for a variety of activities and discussions. Spend time with this community of mothers who understand the joys and struggles of the journey.

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Contact DeDe for more info >

Yada Yada Book Club

3rd Tuesdays | 6:00-8:00PM | Building 5B

A monthly book club for women of all ages reading a variety of books selected by the members.

SEP: 100 books in 10 years Yada Yada Celebration
OCT: "Are You Sleeping" by Kathleen Barber
NOV: "Molokai" by Alan Brennert
JAN: "The Rosie Project" by Graime Simsion
FEB: "Little Fires Everywhere" by Celeste Ng

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Contact Margaret for more info >

English as a Second Language (ESL)

Wednesdays | 9:30-11:30AM | Quad 4

This class offers friendship and encouragement to adults wishing to improve their English skills.

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Contact Anne for more info >

Women’s Events & Serving Opportunities

Brave Day 2019

OCT 12

Brave Day 2019 is a one-day event hosted by the women of Red Tent Living in Austin, TX. Featuring the music of Nichole Nordeman as well as a full day of inspiring teaching and conversation, Brave Day 2019 will encourage you to connect more deeply with the narratives of women in the Bible and to consider how those women's stories mirror your own. 

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Women’s El Salvador Missions Trip

NOV 4–11
Register Before AUG 31

Join us as Riverbend women travel to El Salvador. During this trip, we will be joining our Sister Community in El Salvador to continue building our relationships with the Women of Siloe Iglesias, Nehemiah University Staff and Students, as well as the El Salvador Missionaries that lead us in connecting with the countries rural communities!

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Summer Serving Opportunities

Riverbend women, join us for some weekly serving opportunities this summer! Lots of days and times to choose from, come when you can.

  • Travis Heights Christian Outreach: helping to serve in the food pantry and clothes closet.

  • Hopefully Sow: hanging out with foster teens doing crafts or cooking a meal.

  • Angel's Afoot Backpack Drive: helping to distribute and collect backpacks and school supply lists for Riverbenders to purchase for children in need.

  • Women's Ministry Mobile Loaves and Fishes Run: helping to make the sandwiches, load up the truck and distribute the food around Austin.

Sign up to serve at any of these opportunities >
Contact Krista for more info >