United Methodist Women (UMW)

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We are women with a Purpose!

Join Us!

"The organized unit of United Methodist Women shall be a community of women whose purpose is to know God and to experience freedom as whole persons through Jesus Christ; to develop a creative, supportive fellowship; and to expand concepts of mission through participation in the global ministries of the church."

Circle I & II meets the 3rdTuesday – 10:00 a.m.

Circle III meets the 3rd Tuesday — 2:00 p.m.

CIRCLE OF L.I.F.E. (Ladies in Faith Everyday) meets the 3rd Wednesday in the month from 6:15 p.m. —  3rd floor, Room 303

SPECIAL DATES:

March 21                Nell Barnes Luncheon - Business Meeting & “Call to Prayer & Self Denial

May 16                     Mission Study - Sew in Peace

August 15                UMW Day

September 19          Mission Study

November 14          Luncheon – Joint Meeting

November 19         Bake Sale and Fundraiser

EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE MEETINGS 2017

January 16, February  20, March 20, April 17, May 15, June 19 , August 14, September 18, October 16, November 13.

2017 Budget

Altar Flowers                                            $ 60.00

Mission Local (BASICS)                             100.00

Children’s Home                                        100.00

Care House                                                 100.00

Delegate & Program Expenses                  250.00

Literature                                                       50.00

Vacation Bible School                                100.00

Camp Sumatanga                                       100.00

              Total                                          $    860.00

Mission Giving (5 Channels)

Gifts to Mission                                             15.00

Memorials (cards)                                        50.00

Pledge to Mission                                   2,400.00

Special Mission Recognition (pin)             40.00

World Thank Offering                               200.00

                        Total                                 2,705.00

Grand Total                                            $3,565.00



2017 UMW Mission Studies

 

Geographic Study: Missionary Conferences of the UMC in the US

The 2017 Geographic Study tells the story of the three missionary conferences of The United Methodist Church: Alaska United Methodist Conference, Red Bird Missionary Conference, and the Oklahoma Indian Missionary Conference.

FUMC Sylacauga  -  September 19  -  9 am – 2pm

 

 

Spiritual Enrichment Study: Living as a Covenant Community

This study examines major covenants throughout the Bible and what they  reveal about God’s character and eternal love for us. It will enhance your  understanding of how God works with us, in us, and through us.

Duncan Memorial UMC, Alexander City – September 30 – 9am – 2pm (Registration 8:30 am)