Joanne EllisonDrawing Near to God

Drawing Near to God is a community-based equipping ministry led by long-time St. Andrew’s member and lay leader, Joanne Ellison. Through the ministry of Drawing Near to God, Joanne encourages women from all walks of life to seek a closer relationship with God and equip them to share their faith with others.  To learn more about this ministry, it’s course offerings, and other resources, please visit

Women's Retreat Worship

Hannah’s Hope

Serving women suffering through infertility, miscarriage, stillbirth and early infant loss.

Praise be to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of compassion and the God of all comfort, who comforts us in all our troubles, so that we can comfort those in any trouble with the same comfort we ourselves have received from God. (2 Corinthians 1:3-4)

Hannah’s Hope is a ministry serving women experiencing reproductive sufferings. Women who have walked challenging reproductive journeys are available to comfort women going through infertility, miscarriage, stillbirth and early infant death with the comfort we have received from the Holy Spirit. If you are hurting and would like someone to talk with you or if you would like more information about how to come alongside a hurting friend, please contact Hannah’s Hope.

They also maintain a confidential prayer list for expecting women and would be honored to pray for you during your entire pregnancy.

Contact: Jane Szorc ( or 843.696.9576)

Additional Information: For Those Who Grieve and Those Who Love Them