UMW (United Methodist Women)

umwlogoThe entire program of United Methodist Women and the Women Division focuses on missions.  The program includes individual growth, spiritual enrichment, education for missions, social issues awareness, leadership development, schools and workshops, and financially support for mission programs and projects through the U.S. and around the world.

Almost Free Shop – an invaluable mission service to the community!

Circles – We have five circles encouraging Christian reading and mission work:

  • Mary  meet the 4th Thursday of each month, 1:30 a.m. in East Fellowship Hall

  • Naomi  meet the 2nd Wednesday, 9:30 a.m. in East Fellowship Hall

  • Rachel meet the 2nd Thursday, 9:00 a.m. Sally Synhorst’s home

  • Rebecca meet the 3rd Thursday, 7:00 p.m. in East Fellowship Hall

  • Sarah meet the 4th Thursday, 1:30 p.m. in West Fellowship Hall

Valentines Day Gifts baskets of fruit or flowers are made and delivered to shut-ins.

Coats, mittens, and sweat pants are collected and delivered to school students

Bereavement Meals are provided for family members and friends

Upper Room – Supplement the subscription cost for the Upper Room.

Guest day – Area churches are invited to share in a breakfast, for fellowship, and a special educational quest speaker.

Donations are made to area charities, Helping Hands, Salvation Army, and Bidwell Riverside as well as providing clothing and household goods to victims of disasters.

Social outreach – Includes correspondence with our state and federal legislatures.

WINGS (Women Inviting New Growth Spiritually) an ecumenical women’s study group which meets every Wednesday noon for study and a brown bag lunch.

Join us –  connect to God’s Mission World!

For more information contact local UMW president Kitty Shepherd at 641-842-6234.

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