Presbyterian WomEN 

All the women of Idlewild church are members of Presbyterian Women when they come through the doors. There are varied opportunities to connect with the community of Presbyterian Women throughout the year. Come be a part of this exciting, multi-generational way to expand yours circle of faithful friends. Need more information? Contact Andi Hill (901-581-0219)

Our Purpose

Forgiven and freed by God in Jesus Christ, and
Empowered by the Holy Spirit, we commit ourselves
To nurture our faith through prayer and Bible study
To support the mission of the church worldwide
To work for justice and peace and
To build an inclusive, caring community of women
That strengthens the Presbyterian Church (USA) and
Witnesses to the promise of God’s kingdom.

2019-2020 Presbyterian Women Leadership Team
Moderator                                    Andi Hill
Moderator -elect.                        Lisa Street
Sec/Historian                              Diane Meess
Treasurer                                      Sarah Brandon
Spiritual Growth                         Catherine Berger
Advisor                                         Barbara Denley

Small Group Leaders
Abigail Circle                              Lee Ann Roehm
Lydia Ruth Circle                       Susan Taylor
Mary Magdalene Circle            Teresa Caldwell
Rebekah Circle                           Joyce Webber
Trezevant Circle                         Sarah Brandon
Hope Circle                                 Katie Cole

Evening Multi-generational Bible Study Andi Hill & Elizabeth Doolin

All women are welcome to come to any/all of PW events, Gatherings, Meet and Greets, or join any Small Group Circle through out the year. It will be more fun if you are there!

PW Calendar 2019-2020

September 8, 2019         Fall Meet and Greet  4:00-6:00 pm         Charlotte Gillespie’s home                               
September 17, 2019       Women’s Fall Gathering  6:00pm             Montgomery Hall (Jones Building)
October 1, 2019              Circles Meet                                                    Times and location TBA
October 28, 2019           Multi-generational Bible Study Meets      monthly in the evening  Time and location TBA
November 5, 2019         Circles Meet                                                    Times and location TB
December 3, 2019         Circles Meet                                                    Times and location TBA
January 25, 2020          (It’s a Saturday) PW Service/Project Day 9:00am
February 4, 2020          Circles Meet                                                    Times and location TBA
March 1, 2020                Presbyterian Women Sunday 1st Sunday Lunch and Birthday Offering
March 3, 2020               Circles Meet                                                    Times and location TBA
April 7, 2020                  Circles Meet                                                    Times and location TBA
April 21, 2020                Spring Gathering                                           Montgomery Hall (Jones Building)
May 5, 2020                   Circles Meet                                                    Times and location TBA
May 17, 2020                  Spring Meet & Greet                                     Lisa Street's Home

Love Carved in Stone - August 24, 2019

Presbyterian Women Bible Study Overview
All women are invited!
Pinecrest Retreat & Conference Center  - MAP

The Bible Study Overview at Pinecrest, Saturday, August 24, 2019. Registration at 9:00 a.m. Program 9:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Includes lunch. Pinecrest Conference and Retreat  Center Chapel, 21430 Hwy 57, Moscow, TN 38057, (901-878-1247).  All women are invited. 

The Bible Study Overview provides an opportunity for Bible moderators and leaders to examine the 2019-2020 PW Horizons Bible Study: Love Carved in Stone: A Fresh Look at the Ten Commandments by Eugenia Anne Gamble. Suggestions for Leaders writer Joyce MacKichan Walker. The Leader/Speaker is the Rev. Kori Phillips McMurtry, Pastor First Presbyterian Church, Memphis TN.

For more information, please contact Andi Hill, or 901-581-0219.


PW Small Group Circles  - 2019

Most circles meet the first Tuesday of each month. The Trezevant Circle meets the first Thursday. For more details or monthly meeting locations, please contact Andi Hill. Study: Love Carved in Stone: A Fresh Look at the Ten Commandments by Eugenia Anne Gamble. 

Abigail Circle - Meets 1st Tuesday at noon in a member’s home
Leader: Lee Anne Roehm

Lydia Ruth Circle - Meets 1st Tuesday at 10:30 a.m. in a member’s home 
Leader: Susan Taylor, Co-Leader: Barbara Terhune

Mary Magdalene - Meets 1st Tuesday at 11:00 a.m. in the Parlor.
Leader: Teresa Caldwell, Co-Leader: Lucy Townsend

Rebekah Circle - Meets at 10:30 a.m. in a member’s home
Leader: Joyce Webber, Co-Leader: Marilyn Donnelly

Trezevant Circle - Meets 1st Thursday at 10:30 a.m. at Trezevant Terrace
Leader: Sarah Brandon, Co-Leader: Catherine Berger

Hope Circle meets 4:30-5:30 p.m. on Tuesdays in October in the Church Parlor.
For details contact Katie Cole at 

Multi-generational Circle meets the 4th Monday of the month at 6:00 p.m. at the church. Childcare will be provided with advance registration.




Young Adult Women Questions: Contact Elizabeth H. Doolin.

Young Adult Women’s group meets regularly for dinner and study. For information contact Elizabeth H. Doolin.



 Young Adult Women 

YAW meets monthly for Bible study on various topics at different members' homes. The group also meets for dinner each month. Contact Elizabeth H. Doolin, for more information.


ChristCare Groups 

ChristCare groups are small communities of people with a common interest and a dedication to support, pray and study together. The group below is designed for women. Click here to see all ChristCare Groups.                 

Mothers of Teenagers

Monthly meetings in members' homes. Time and theme to be announced. Contact  Anne Bradley Thomas,   



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