Women’s Ministry

Mission Statement:

The women’s ministry of Christ The King, exists under the Session, so that all women in every season of life may know Christ personally and endeavor to extend the Kingdom at home, church, workplace, community and world.

Vision Statement:

Our mission is to minister to and equip women through Bible studies, fellowship, in-reach, outreach and other opportunities to develop authentic relationships with Christ and others.


INVEST SATURDAY: Meets the first Saturday of every month!

TUESDAY NIGHT BIBLE STUDY: We will be studying Daniel: Faith Enduring Through Adversity this is a 13 week study.

WEDNESDAY MORNING BIBLE STUDY: Studying Proverbs beginning Jan 6, 2021

Upcoming Events

December 5th from 9-11am

Tuesday Night Fall Bible Study
currently 6:15-8pm

Wednesday Morning Bible Study
Jan 6- April 28

Prayer Request

Women’s Ministry Leaders:


Elizabeth Burns

She was a Bible Study Fellowship Discussion Leader for 6 years, the Bible Study Fellowship Teaching Leader for 9 years, and the Associate Reformed Women’s Ministry Leader for 7 years. She has a passion for theology and encouraging women in their relationships with the Lord.


Crystal Friant

Crystal has a heart to see other women grow in their relationship with the Lord. Christ redeemed her in 1998 and since then she has sought to read and understand the Word in order to serve and teach others about Jesus.

Prayer Coordinator:


Mallory Peschiera

Mallory Peschiera is a blessed mamá of two and happy wife to her high school sweetheart, Marco Peschiera. She is a current seminary student, a lover of books, a budding polyglot, and a fiber/textile arts enthusiast.

Tuesday Night Bible Study Leaders:


Crystal Friant

Crystal Friant is the wife to Jakim Friant, homeschooling mom of two. She enjoys making cards, cooking, & kayaking.


Elizabeth Burns

Elizabeth has been married to Frank for 30+ years. In her spare time, she enjoys sewing and quilting, as well as kayaking.

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Gloria Bogardus

Gloria Bogardus was born in Sanford NC, but her family moved around a bit as she was growing up. She spent most of her adult life in northeast PA where she raised her family. She later moved to Aberdeen MD where she became a member of a PCA congregation. In 2018, she retired as an IT Project Manager after 35 years in Army Civilian Service. She was married to Charles the next month, and they began their move to the Wilmington area. They chose the area to be closer to her Mother and other family in NC, and to be near the beach! They became members of CTK in April of 2019. Charles and Gloria are blessed with 3 adult sons and a daughter, and their families, including 7 grandchildren.


Nancy Opiela

Nancy is married to Mike and they have 3 children and a new grandson. They belonged to Shady Grove PCA in Derwood, Maryland before moving to Wilmington and joining CTK in 2018. Nancy enjoys working as an oncology data analyst and gardening in her free time. She has been involved in parachurch Bible studies and Christian education for many years.

Wednesday Morning Bible Study Leaders:

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Sandy Barton

Things I love: Jesus, my husband of 30+ years, my four adult children, and living on the NC coast. Things I enjoy: reading, writing, long conversations, hospitality, gardening, and coastal living. Things I detest: heat, humidity, exercise, and seafood.

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Marsha Petty

Marsha Petty is married to Jim and has three grown children, four grandkids, and five granddogs. She grew up in Swarthmore, PA and did ministry with Jim in the Philadelphia area until they moved to Wilmington in 2015 when they joined CtK. She loves studying the Bible with women of all ages.