United Women of Faith

The organized unit of
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.

Central Bay District
Inset City of Saginaw
Central Bay map
United Women in Faith
Leadership Team

Co-President........Doris Simons (2021)- Saginaw

Co-President.......Caroline Diaz (2021) - Bay City

Vice President.......

Secretary.........Jeanne Shelander (2021) -Clare

Treasurer.........Sandra Horen (2023)- Auburn

Mission Coordinators

Spiritual Growth.... Linda Kube (2019) - St. Charles
Education and Interpretation....Sandy DeWaele (2022)- Bay City
Social Action.... Open
Membership Nurture and Outreach...Open

Secretary of Program Resources....Bonnie Dunstan (2023)- Caseville- o

Communications Coordinator (appt)....Judy Gerken (2015) - Saginaw

Committee on Nominations

Chairperson...Lisa Wightman (2022)

Past President....Ruth Sutton

Registrar....Rene Johnson (2023) - Midland: First

Conference Officers and Appointed Persons.
. Ruth Sutton - Secretary of Program Resources
Evelyn Delaney - Nominations,
Linda Darrow - Standing Rules,
Diana Miller - Webmaster

District Superintendent....Rev. John Kasper
Central Bay District Webpage
Bishop....David Alan Bard
Michigan Conference United Methodist Church

2023 District Dates - work in progress

January ...Due:
January 7 (Saturday) ...10:00 am Leadership Team Meeting - ZOOM
February 11 (Saturday)....Spiritual Enrichment Brunch - Cass City UMC
March 23 (Thursday)..UMW Day of Giving - Give to the Legacy Fund
April 1 (Saturday)....10 am Leadership Team Meeting, Bay City:Grace West UMC
April 28-29 (Friday-Saturday)....Spiritual Growth Retreat at The Springs Camp, Gladwin
June 1-4 (Thursday - Sunday) Michigan Annual Conference, Acme
June 10 (Saturday)....10:00 am Leadership Team Meeting -Bay City:Grace West UMC
June 15 (Thursday)...."Around the Bay" Article Deadline
July 1 (Saturday)...Due:
TBA July 9 - 10 (Friday - Saturday) - Mission u
.......Study -
TBA August 11 - 13 (Thursday-Saturday) - Mission u
Lake Huron Retreat Center .……….
September 9 (Saturday)....Leadership Team Meeting -10:00 am
October 6 (Friday) Team Meeting at Mt. Pleasant First UMC to prepare for next day
October 7 (Saturday)....District Annual Celebration - Mt. Pleasant:First, Mt. Pleasant, MI
October 27 (Friday)...Michigan Conference Annual Leader Training - Holt UMC, Holt, MI
October 28 (Saturday)....Conference Annual Celebration - Holt UMC, Holt, MI
November 1 (Wednesday)...Due: List of Elected or Nominated Unit Officers (Secretary)
November 4 (Saturday)....Leadership Team Meeting/Program Planning - Bay City:Grace West UMC - 10 am....
Team Annual Reports Due
November 15 (Wednesday)Newsletter Deadline
November 15 (Wednesday)...Due:

This page was last updated 27 January 2023.
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