WHAT WE HOPE TO DO
provide regular opportunities for women to come together for spiritual development and guidance
offer overnight retreats as well as local gatherings providing prayer and a growing sense of community
organize and lead local outreach in areas of justice and service
This page is where you can learn about the upcoming gatherings for prayer, reflection and spiritual growth that are offered throughout the year. The Band of Sisters invites you to join in this growing community of prayer and works of charity.
HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO all of YOU - THE BAND OF SISTERS!!
We are having a Birthday Party for our 5th birthday. Plan to join the band on Wednesday, June 19 from 12:30p - 2:30p at Linda Bedo’s home. There will be lemonade and tea and cupcakes - and even some magic!
You won’t want to miss a minute of the party because at 1p, we will be mesmerized by magic. Following the show, we will have the opportunity to actually learn some magic tricks so we can wow and delight our children and grandchildren! Come share in the magic of celebrating together.
We will be sending out invitations soon - you can RSVP at that time. For now, save the date!
DIPPED AND DYED IN PRAYER
Save the date for our annual retreat: Monday, October 21, 2019 - Wednesday, October 23, 2019 at the beautiful St. Francis Springs Prayer Center in Stoneville, NC (only about 2 hours from Raleigh). More details to come. Registration opens soon so keep checking back.
TOUR HISTORIC OAKWOOD CEMETERY AND PRAY FOR THOSE WHO HAVE GONE BEFORE US.
With our beloved dead in mind, the Band of Sisters will gather on Monday, 28 October 10:30a-12:30p to pray for our departed. In addition, we will take a guided tour of this historic cemetery - which will have a special focus on the history of the women buried there.
Registration requested. Click here to be taken to the calendar page. Scroll down to the date of the event and follow the registration link.
NOTE IN THE POCKET
Note in the Pocket provides clothing to impoverished and homeless children in Wake County. This organization believes it is unacceptable that children are limited in their educational and social development because they do not have appropriate clothes for school. Band of Sisters invites folks to meet up with Linda Bedo, Maureen Leahy throughout the year to work with Note in the Pocket in processing incoming donations and outgoing orders.