United Methodist Women

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.

East Winds (Crossroads)
United Methodist Women
Mission Team and Events

President....Susie Hagenstein, Grand Blanc

Vice President....Albert Gundsell, Durand

Secretary....Claudia Bowers, Flint

Treasurer....Suzanne Tinka, Clarkston

Mission Coordinators:

Spiritual Growth....Marie Weaver, Flint
Education and Interpretation....Mary Allen, Flint
Social Action....Jennifer Rogers, Flint
Membership Nurture and Outreach...

Secretary of Program Resources...Minnie Armstrong, Holly

Communication Coordinator....Esther Alderman, Fenton

Crossroads Arrow
June 2018 News

Crossroads Annual Meeting Flyer

East Winds UMW Standing Rules 2018

Chelsea Mission Trip Flyer
Misson Today Objectives
Shepherd Churches

Local Officers Form

District Officers Directory

Membership Census Instructions

District Dates Below

Committee on Nominations:
Chair, Mary Ann Grace - Flint
Michele Weston - Grand Blanc

Past President....Claudia Bowers

Conference Officers residing in the District
Past Conference President....M. Kay Mowery
Liaison, Limitless....Jennifer Rogers
Liaison, DAC Youth & Young Adults....Jill Cascone

District Superintendent....Rev. John Hice
Bishop ....David Bard

District Dates for 2018

January 1 (Monday)....Arrow articles due
January 13 (Saturday)....Executive Team Leadership Meeting,
February 13 (Tuesday)... Tools for Ministry, Swartz Creek, 5 - 6 pm
March 10 (Saturday)....Annual Prayer Breakfast, Holly: Calvary UMC, 8:30 am - Noon
April 14 (Saturday)....Keep Making Peace Social Action Event, University UMC, East Lansing
April 28 (Saturday)....Executive Team Leadership Meeting,
May 17 - 20 (Thursday - Sunday)United Methodist Women Assembly, Columbus, Ohio
June 1 (Friday)..."Arrow" newsletter articles due
May 31 - Jun 3 (Thursday-Sunday) Detroit Annual Conference - Traverse City
June 23 (Saturday)...Compile "Arrow" and Executive Committee Meeting
July 1 - East Winds District starts operating.
July 11-14 (Wednesday - Saturday)West Michigan Mission u, Albion College
July 21 (Saturday) - 9 a.m. School of the South, MIssion u, Southfield:Hope UMC
August 16 (Thursday) - 8:30 a.m. Conference Hands on Mission Experience, Port Huron Area
August 16 (Thursday) - 8:45 a.m. One Day Sampler Mission u....Lake Huron Retreat Center
August 17-18 (Friday-Saturday) - Mission u, Lake Huron Retreat Center
August 26 (Sunday)....Executive Team Leadership Meeting, Lapeer:Trinity UMC
September 6 (Thursday) - One Day District Mission Trip TBA
September 18 (Sunday)....Arrow articles due
October 12 (Friday)...Executive Team Leadership Meeting, 9:30 a.m.
October 13 (Saturday)....District Organizational Meeting, Celebration & Leader Training,
Lapeer:Trinity UMC 8:30 am registration
October 16-17 (Monday-Tuesday)....Mission u of the North, Gaylord:First UMC
October 26 (Friday)....Conference Leadership Training for District Officers, Petoskey UMC
October 27 (Saturday) Petoskey, MI
Joint Detroit and West Michigan Conference Organizational Meeting of United Methodist Women
9 a.m. registration, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. -Petoskey UMC
Program, Recognitions, Voting on New Officers and New Budgets, Fellowship
November 3 (Saturday)....Executive Team Leadership Renewal/Planning/Policies and Procedures, 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m.
January 1, 2019 (Tuesday)....Newsletter Deadline - "Arrow" articles

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