BWA Women's Department
The Women's Department of the Baptist World Alliance continues to be IN STEP WITH THE SPIRIT based on Galatians 5:25; Slideshow
"If we live in the Spirit, let us also walk in the Spirit."


2015 Baptist Women's World
Day of Prayer

The 2015 Baptist Women's World Day of Prayer program begins a new five year series of studies based on the theme "ARISE, SHINE".  Over the next five years we will learn that when we rise up He shines through - community, unity, justice and service.  Details

Women's Development is an area of the Women's Department ministry devoted to help women grow to their full potential in order to impact the world around them.  One of the short term goals is to prepare bible studies related to women's issues.  Details

The focus at the 58th Commission on the Status of Women, March 10-22, 2014, was the eight Millennium Development Goals.  Details


Continental Union Meetings

The Caribbean Baptist Women's Union met in their 34th annual conference July 16-21,2014 in Montego Bay, Jamaica.  Details

The Baptist Women's Union of the South West Pacific met in Auckland, New Zealand, March 14-16, 2014 in their continental union conference.  The theme of the conference was "Soaring with the Spirit".  Details

The Baptist Women's Union of Latin America (UFBAL) celebrated its 60th Anniversary in the city of Foz del IguazĂș, November 14-17, 2013.  Details

The Asian Baptist Women's Union 12th Assembly was held on October 8-11, 2013.  The theme of the assembly was "Be Prepared as the pure bride of Christ" (Rev. 21:2).  Details

The European Baptist Women's Union (EBWU) Election Conference was held in Hanover, Germany May 30-June 2, 2013.

The North American Baptist Women's Union (NABWU) Assembly was held on October 3-6, 2012.  

The Baptist Women's Union of Africa (BWUA) held their 12th Continental Union Conference on August 13, 2012.

2015 Leadership Conference

It will not be long until Baptist women from around the world will be in Johannesburg, South Africa participating in the Baptist Women's Leadership Conference.  One of the activities will be to pray for Africa.  Women will sit around a large map of Africa, like the ones in the picture, and pray for Africa.  You are invited to join them in prayer for Africa, as well as the Baptist Women's Leadership Conference in Johannesburg, South Africa.


Millennium Development Goals Snapshot 2014

The Executive Board of the BWA Women's Department met in Izmir, Turkey July 1-4, 2014.  Details

The Mapleton Baptist Camp was filled with excitement and anticipation for the SHE IS HOPE conference which was held on August 1-3, 2014.  Details

The Baptist Women's Association of Papua New Guinea celebrated their 25th Silver Jubilee August 7-12, 2014.  Details