Greater Southwest District
United Methodist Women
Leadership Team Team

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.

President - Linda Burton-Collier, Allegan

Vice President - Donna Smith, Battle Creek

Secretary - Karen Grimes, Gobles

Treasurer - Cheryl Rumery, Gobles

Mission Coordinators:

Spiritual Growth...
Education and Interpretation....Lori Roof, Climax
Social Action....Social Action, Cassopolis
Membership Nurture and Outreach....Joyce Babbitt, Mattawan

Secretary of Program Resources....Becky Hayes, Hartford

Committee on Nominations
Chairperson: Simmie Proctor, South Haven, Chair

Joy Sandefur, Kalamazoo
Clare Olney, South Haven
Era Grasty, Kalamazoo
Jane Knapp, Kalamazoo
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2019 District Dates Below

Past President - Cheryl Proctor, Sherwood
Newsletter Editor - Cindy Thiele, Allegan

Conference Officers residing in Greater Southwest District
Conference Secretary....Beth Mitchell, Kalamazoo
Conference Membership Nurture and Outreach....Sue Stickle, Marcellus
Conference Communications.. Newsletter...Sally Messner

District Superintendent....Rev. Dwayne Bagley
Greater Southwest District Webpage
Bishop David Alan Bard
Michigan Conference United Methodist Church

2019 District Dates

March 12 (Tuesday) - 5:00 p.m. - 8 p.m. Leadership Team Meeting- Climax UMC
March 23 (Saturday)- Spring Fling
March 23 (Saturday)...150th Anniversary of United Methodist Women. Give to the Legacy Fund
April 6 (Saturday) - Keep Making Peace Seminar - University UMC - East Lansing
May 30 - June 2 (Thursday-Sunday) - Michigan Annual Conference
Grand Traverse Resort, 100 Grand Traverse Village Blvd, Acme MI
June 4 (Tuesday) - 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 pm - Mission Team Meeting- Schoolcraft UMC
June 13 (Thursday) - 5:30 - 8:30 pm, Evening of Mission -
July 10 - 13 (Wednesday - Saturday) - Mission u of the West - Albion College
July 20 (Saturday) - 9 a.m. Mission u of the South
Southfield:Hope UMC, 26275 Northwestern Hwy, Southfield, MI 48076
August 1 (Thursday) Mission u Review - Dowagiac UMC
August 15 (Thursday) - 8:30 a.m. Conference Hands on Mission Experience, Port Huron Area
August 15 (Thursday) - 8:45 a.m. One Day Sampler Mission u....Lake Huron Retreat Center
August 16-17 (Friday-Saturday) - Mission u of the East, Lake Huron Retreat Center
8794 Lakeshore Rd, Burtchville Township, MI 48059
September 3 (Tuesday) - Leadership Team Meeting - Vicksburg UMC
September 14, Saturday - Greater Southwest District Annual Celebration - Vicksburg UMC
October 21-22 (Monday-Tuesday)....Mission u of the North, Gaylord:First UMC
October 25, Friday....Conference Leadership Training for District Officers, Howell UMC
October 26, Saturday.... Michigan Conference Celebration of United Methodist Women
at Howell UMC 10:00 A.M. to 3:00 P.M.
November 2, Saturday - Leadership Team Planning Meeting -

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