New ABWM DIrector
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- Posted: 4/19/2018
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The national board of managers of American baptist Women's Ministries (ABWM) has announced that Virginia Holmstrom has retired and a new Executive Director will take over.
The Rev. Gina C Jacobs-Strain has taken over leadershipof ABWM, effective March 1. Rev. Jacobs-Strain has served in the American Baptist Churches of New Jersey as associate regional pastor for Women in Ministry.
She describes her call and transition into church-related leadership: “I am filled with awe and expectation as I join a sisterhood of women committed to build the body of Christ by intentionally following the movement of God, being fully engaged in the denomination’s missional focus and by embracing the gifts and participation of all women and girls throughout the United States and Puerto Rico.