In the upstairs portion of Second Mt. Zion Baptist Church, the colors of pink, white and black filled the room.
Welcoming women into the room was a handwritten sign in pink chalk that read, “Welcome to Girls Nite [sic] Out.”
The Women’s Ministry of Second Mt. Zion Baptist Church hosted the event that called for sisterhood among the women in the church and community, as well as self-reflection on Friday, Feb. 24 at 7:00 p.m.
“This is the mission [of the women’s ministry], to edify and build up in our church and community,” Sandra Morris, president of the ministry, said.
Each woman was welcomed with a gift bag and given the instruction to not open it until instructed to do so. The night ushered in a spirit of fun and ministry.
Portia Smith brought in a spirit of worship through song, followed by the introduction of the night’s speaker by Apostle Sheila Simon of Newport News.
The guest speaker was Caroline County native Angela Rollins-Williams, who opened with prayer and instructed all the women to open the bags they were given when they first came in.
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