Salem Lutheran Church

Women's Ministry

Our Salem Sisters are a diverse community with many offerings such as a Bible Study Group, Book Club, Craft Circle Ministry, and Social Events. Below you will find more information regarding opportunities to get involved with the Salem Sisters.

Annual Women's Retreat: This is usually an overnight retreat in February or March. It is a good chance to fellowship with other women and disengage from the everyday to spend more time with God.This year we will be returning to The Barn Bed & Breakfast Inn in Valley Falls, KS, from March 1-2. For more information or to RSVP, please click here.

Bible Study: The group meets on Thursday mornings at 9:30 a.m. in Koinonia Fellowship Hall from September - May. Please contact Cheryl Padgett for more information at (913) 488-1092 or e-mail

Book Club: Meets on the 3rd Tuesday of each month at 7 p.m. in the Koinonia Conference Room. Please contact Kathy Kostroske for more information at (913) 888-3233 or

Upcoming books are:

Nov. 20 — "A Christmas Snow" by Jim Stovall

Dec. 18 — "Santa's Secret" by Donna McGuire

Jan. 15 — "Woman of God" by James Patterson and Maxine Paetro

Feb. 19 — "When Mockingbirds Sing" by Billy Coffey

Click Here to see YEAR TO DATE book list

Craft Circle Ministry: We have begun a new Craft Circle Ministry, which meets on the 4th Monday of the month in Koinonia Fellowship Hall.

Outreach projects we do are:

Please contact Kathy Kostroske for more information at (913) 888-3233 or

Fellowship of the Vine (Social Events): Meets monthly; watch the website "Weekly Announcements" for upcoming events.

Salem Sister Circle Mission Statement:

To build relationships with other women, to discover, acknowledge and nurture individual God-given gifts, and to enjoy and support one another as we encounter God, grow in faith, and serve the world.

For information contact Kathy Kostroske at (913) 888-3233 or