United Methodist Women

Soon to be Michigan Conference
United Methodist Women

The Michigan Conference is made up
of nine districts, encompassing
the whole state of Michigan
including four Great Lakes.

This site was updated on 18 June 2018.
United Methodist Women is the largest denominational faith organization for women with approximately 800,000 members
whose mission is fostering spiritual growth, developing leaders and advocating for justice.

PURPOSE - below

JOINT Conference Calendar of Events 2018

Both Conferences Mission Teams
and Other Helpful Information

including Detroit Districts webpages
with events and news
and West Mich Districts links.
West Michigan District Events and News below

The Detroit Conference News
Spring 2018
West Michigan Highlights
Spring 2018


Detroit Mission Today Objectives 2017

Ann Arbor District 8 Arbor Branches
Newsletter April 2018 right side at this link

Grand Rapids District 4 ANCHOR
Newsletter Feb 2018

Grand Traverse District 2
NORTHERN LIGHTS Newsletter Mar 2018

Kalamazoo District 7 FLAME
Newsletter Winter 18

Lansing District 5 HEARTLINE
Newsletter Apr 2018


NEW DISTRICT NAMES article from MIConnect
NEW DISTRICT NAMES link on this website
(right side of the page)

The New District Boundaries report
for the new Michigan Conference.

This shows the new district maps
and gives the names of the churches in each district.
New District Transitions
This shows what part
of the old districts are part of the new ones
for the purpose of pulling together
new district United Methodist Women teams.

In preparation for our sesquicentennial,
Methodist Theological School in Ohio
gathered papers for a conference
entitled "United Methodist Women's History:
Voices Lost & Found" held in 2015.
This is a 23 page working bibliography
of resources illustrating the rich history
and legacy of United Methodist Women.

Onward Christian Women Song
sung at the Annual Celebration in Marquette in October 2016

News From United Methodist Women National
United Methodist Women
2016-2020 Board of Directors
and Program Advisory Group

Be Just. Be Green.

Click on the link above to find
more information about these programs:
13 Steps to Sustainability
Become a "Be Just. Be Green." Advocate
Carbon Footprint Calculator
Women's Carbon Fund

Action Alert:Remembering the Past
by Examining the Present

Justice and Responsibility in Modern Times
Women and Slavery

Hope and Hospitality
United Methodist Women
resource on immigration:
Hope and Hospitality,
a resource manual for migrant rights.
It includes Bible studies, worship,
programs, hymns and prayers,
United Methodist policy, articles
and resources on controversial issues,
a resource list, action ideas, and
articles linking immigration
to other United Methodist Women
social action priorities.

Immigration Report
"Because We Believe:
United Methodist Women Take Action
for Immigrant and Civil Rights 2006-2012"

United Methodist Women Launches
Principles to Immigration Reform
United Methodist Women across the country
are doing amazing work.
Click here to connect to the webpage
with downloads of the report
and more information
about what you can do.

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.

Membership shall be open to any woman
who indicates her desire to belong
and to participate in the global mission of the church

Through their generous giving
United Methodist Women members
help empower and improve the lives
of women, youth and children
in the United States and around the world.
More than 70 percent of Mission Giving funds
from members go to programs and projects
supporting women, children and youth.
Click here to find out more about giving.

Mission Giving logo

Michigan Mission Workers and Projects
and Distribution Centers

United Methodist Community House
Grand Rapids MI
United Methodist Community House News

United Methodist Women National

UMW Reading Program

UMW Legacy Fund Info

West Michigan United Methodist Women

North Central Jurisdiction Leadership Team

Jan 2017 Visions Newsletter

World Federation of Methodist
and Uniting Church Women

Church Women United

Church Women United in Michigan

Michigan Mission Workers and Projects

Distribution Centers

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