2018 National Widow’s Day Banquet

Widow Wednesday is hosting our fourth annual National Widows Day Banquet and Fundraiser at the Armacost Vintage Car Museum in Grandview Missouri and would like to extend the invitation! Please mark your calendar and save the date for June 23rd. We'll have dinner,...

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Why Widows?

“Devotion that is pure and undefiled before God the Father is this, to visit the fatherless and widows in their affliction…”  -James 1:27 In a world with so much going on, why should we care for widows?  Even more, why does James equate it with pure devotion to God? ...

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Our first Widow Wednesday Workshop

On April 30th, we hosted our first workshop discussing challenges and issues related to widowhood. We were so happy and honored to have Vickie Mears, of Crossroads Hospice, lead the discussion and present thoughts on stress relief and how to cope with grief together...

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A Call to Prayer

If you're reading this, you're officially invited to join us in prayer for widows and widowers in our area!  Beginning March 23rd, we're committing each Wednesday from 9-10am to lifting up the needs of widows & widowers in our area as well as the ministry that our...

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Together

It can be awkward, to say the least.  But even thinking of our own awkwardness feels selfish, given the contrast.  Your co-worker just lost her husband to cancer; your friend’s mother suddenly died in a car accident; your grandfather died, leaving your grandmother a...

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