Auxiliary Events

We are pleased to partner with various organizations who are hosting public auxiliary gatherings during The Gospel Coalition’s 2022 Women’s Conference. Please read the listings below to learn more about each event. These details will also be listed in the conference program that you will receive when you check-in. Please note that some of these events require prior registration.


Abide: Developing a Vibrant Relationship with God Through His Word

Hosted by Thomas Nelson Bibles

Thursday, June 16, 9:00 AM–12:30 PM

Has anyone ever taught you how to abide in God’s Word, to come to the Scriptures in a manner that promotes a thriving relationship with Christ? This Abide Scripture Engagement Workshop will provide you with the tools to actively engage the Scriptures and teach others how to do the same. Registration coming soon.



Hosted by 20schemes

Thursday, June 16, 9:30 AM–11:30 AM

Women’s ministry leaders from around the globe with different experiences share their wisdom, insight, and advice on how they minister in their communities.


“For The Church” Women’s Event

Hosted by Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary

Thursday, June 16, 6:30–7:45 PM

We exist for the church by biblically educating God-called men and women to be and make disciples of Jesus Christ. During our event, we will have speakers discussing the manifold ways women are called to serve the church.


China Partnership and the Center for House Church Theology

Hosted by China Partnership and the Center for House Church Theology

Thursday, June 16, 6:30–7:45 PM

Learn how your church can support the persecuted house church in China. Be equipped to lead a prayer event for the Chinese church or to facilitate a book club reading the writings of house church pastors. We will supply a wealth of resources for you to learn, pray, and even be discipled by fellowship with our suffering brothers and sisters in Asia. This time will include a firsthand testimony from a Chinese house church member who spent time in jail. Registration coming soon.


Placed for a Purpose

Hosted by Gospel Centered Discipleship

Friday, June 17, 7:30–8:45 AM

In a culture where many of us don’t know our neighbors’ names, we’re lonelier than ever, and we don’t know how to talk to people who are different from us, we discovered that we couldn’t live without our neighbors. Join us as we explore a sustainable vision for the “low and slow” lifestyle of neighboring. We’ll give practical tools that will help you invest in your community and build meaningful, gospel-motivated relationships with your fellow image-bearers right next door.


Rooted Parent Panel: Discipling Kids to a Lifelong Faith in Christ

Hosted by Rooted Ministry

Friday, June 17, 7:30–8:45 AM

Rooted parent invites you to come hear from a panel of parents who will answer your burning questions about discipleship in the home.


God’s Presence in our Ambiguous Loss

Hosted by The Good Book Company

Friday, June 17, 7:30–8:45 AM

Some tragedies are obscure, perplexing, and hidden to the people in our closest circles. But God knows and cares and always has a purpose in our unseen suffering. Join Wendy Alsup, Blair Linne, Katie Faris, and Abbey Wedgeworth as they share their own experiences of knowing Christ’s comfort and strength in their ambiguous loss.


A Conversation on the Book of Romans with Courtney Doctor and Jen Wilkin

Hosted by Lifeway Women

Friday, June 17, 7:30–8:45 AM

Join Courtney Doctor and Jen Wilkin for a discussion about the book of Romans and the ways the beauty of the gospel transforms our everyday life—not just our future reality.


I See Jesus

Hosted by 10 Publishing

Friday, June 17, 12:15–1:45 PM

A discussion hosted by some of 10Publishings best known authors on the gift of seeing Jesus in the Old Testament through new eyes.


Why the Church Needs More Female Theologians: A Conversation with Mike and Melissa Kruger

Hosted by Reformed Theological Seminary

Friday, June 17, 12:15–1:45 PM

Reformed Theological Seminary invites you to join Mike and Melissa Kruger for lunch and a conversation about women in the church, seminary, and ministry. In addition to serving as the President of RTS Charlotte, Mike is a pastor, author and professor. Melissa is a wife, mom, author of multiple books, and is the Director of Women’s Initiatives for TGC.


Love God Greatly: Connecting Through Scripture

Hosted by Thomas Nelson Bibles

Friday, June 17, 12:15–1:45 PM

Does your quiet time in Scripture feel unfocused or like a checkbox on your list? Are you restless for a fresh and sustainable way to enjoy reading the Bible? Do you long to reestablish community with others after this long season of separation?

In this session presented by Love God Greatly ministry founder, Angela Perritt, learn the flexible SOAP framework –- Scripture, Observation, Application, and Prayer — that helps you experience the power and effectiveness of God’s Word in your life and be more equipped to live out its message. Registration coming soon.


Walking in Christ’s Peace When Life Feels Overwhelming

Hosted by Bethany House

Friday, June 17, 12:15–1:45 PM

Overwhelmed. Stressed Out. Burnt out. Fried.
However we name it, all of us know what it feels like to deal with circumstances and worries that fuel anxiety in our lives. But it is in the middle of our stress and fear that God extends his unshakeable peace to us. Come and hear our panelists discuss Biblical and practical ways that we can walk in Christ’s peace when life feels overwhelming.


Candid Conversations: An Evening with Hunter Beless, Emily Jensen, Gretchen Saffles, Ruth Simons, Laura Wifler

Hosted by Risen Motherhood, Gracelaced, Journeywomen, and Well Watered Women

Friday, June 17, 9:00–10:30 PM

Candid Conversation is a fun, casual night out for you and your girlfriends. Join Hunter, Emily, Gretchen, Ruth, and Laura for an evening out discussing life, motherhood, marriage, ministry, and more. They’re going to be answering your questions as they chat together as friends. This event isn’t recorded, so you don’t want to miss out! Grab a friend, (Or come alone and meet new ones!) and hang with these ladies for a night that’s sure to be full of fun, laughter, and encouragement. Registration coming soon.


Delighting in Doctrine: How Theology Supercharges Women’s Lives & Ministry

Hosted by Christian Focus Publications

Friday, June 17, 9:00–10:30 PM

Do women in your church seem to be living for the moment instead of in light of eternity? Does your small group Bible study skim the surface without going deeply into the Word? Do you want to help women know how to suffer life’s trials with joy?

Join Keri Folmar and friends as they discuss why understanding doctrine is crucial for life and ministry.