United Methodist Women


MICHIGAN CONFERENCE
UNITED METHODIST WOMEN



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

This site was updated on 19 April 2019.
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

CONFERENCE CALENDAR
OF EVENTS 2019


LINKS to the Conference Team,
District webpages and
Other Helpful Information


POSTING POLICIES
for Social Media and Web


THE READING PROGRAM

2019 CONFERENCE
STANDING RULES


FIVE STAR GIVING FORM

MICHIGAN MISSION TODAY
UNIT OBJECTIVES 2019


THE VOICE Conference News -
Spring 2019


Central Bay District AROUND THE BAY
Newsletter Dec 2018 right side at this link


East Winds District THE BREEZE
Newsletter Jan 2019 right side at this link


Greater Detroit District PHOENIX
Newsletter Winter 2019 right side of this link


Greater Southwest THE FLAMING STAR
Newsletter Winter 2019 right side of this link


Heritage District HERITAGE News
Newsletter January 2019 right side at this link


Midwest District ANCHOR Newsletter
May 2019 right side of this link

Mid-Michigan District MESSENGER
Newsletters right side of this link


Northern Skies
Newsletter Spring 2019 right side at this link


Northern Waters District CATCH THE WAVE
Newsletter March 2019 right side of this link


East Winds District is sponsoring a bus trip Aug. 9-11
to the Ark Museum and Ark Encounter in Kentucky.
They are inviting others to join them. Info below.
Page 1. Page 2.

Spring Newsletter from the National UMW

Mission u Events for Michigan
The Flier has all the information you need.

A Powerful Video of the UMW GC2019 response
by Harriett Jane Olsen CEO


Women's History packet for the Local Church
from the General Commission on Archives and History
This information is available all the time on their site.
This is not the new material
for Heritage Sunday UMW 150.

31 Days of Prayer for Women's Empowerment
for March Women's History Month from
the World Council of Churches and all over the world.

Lent and Easter Studies on Resisting Racism
Lenten Series Roll Down Justice with music
both from the General Commission
on Religion and Race.

Comments after GC2019
by United Methodist Women
CEO Harriett Jane Olson


The new Michigan Conference Newsletter
THE VOICE
is available in the left column.

Have you generated your UMW Membership Card
for 2019? It is easy. Here is the link.

The Reading Program is now online.
It encourages members to think critically
about current issues through an annual selection
of member-reviewed books.
It offers an excellent opportunity
to deepen your spirituality and
to broaden your understanding
of our mission work.

The District Boundaries report
for the Michigan Conference.

This shows the district maps
and gives the names of the churches in each district.


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.

PURPOSE
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.

MEMBERSHIP
Membership shall be open to any woman
who indicates her desire to belong
and to participate in the global mission of the church
through UNITED METHODIST WOMEN.

MISSION GIVING
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.


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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

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
State Assembly 2019 Regis Booklet
April 25-27, Traverse City

Michigan Conference
United Methodist Church

Michigan Mission Workers and Projects

Distribution Centers

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