Draw near to God and he will

draw near to you


Draw near to God and he will
draw near to you


We are a community of women making space for God and strengthening our commitment to spiritual growth while navigating life’s complexities. Drawing Near to God ministry brings women closer to Him.



Abiding Space Blog

Our Abiding Space is a sacred place where we meet as sisters in Christ. Two blogs are published weekly, ranging in topics from scripture and how to be a better woman to relevant issues and how they relate to our faith. Sign up to receive our blog through email!



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Step out in faith

Dear friends of Drawing Near Ministry, Are you aware that behind the scenes of this ministry is a team of Intercessors praying for each of you, for our community of women, and for the spread of the Gospel nationally, resourcing and equipping women? And it’s happening!...

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Giving Thanks through Worship and Praise

HOLIDAY REPOST Happy Thanksgiving! Today is a beautiful day that has been designated for giving thanks. It is also important to remember, though, that we do not need to wait until a Thursday in late November to give thanks to God! Let's look at the account of Paul and...

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Joanne Ellison is the founder of Drawing Near to God. She inspires women to seek a closer relationship with God and equips them with ways to draw nearer to Him. Along with being a speaker and Bible teacher, Joanne is also an author, writing over 20 Bible study guides and the popular Bible devotional “Drawing Near To God.”



Get involved! Drawing Near to God holds weekly teachings and workshop experiences, speaking engagements, missions and outreach programs, fundraisers, and community events, as well as our annual Drawing Near to God Conference.

Upcoming Events

Sept 7th – Nov 9th
James Volume 1 Study by Joanne Ellison 

Jan 11th – Mar 14th
James Volume 2 Study by Joanne Ellison 





To help you Draw Near to God, we offer numerous study guides, books and even cookbooks!