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.

Northern Skies
United Methodist Women
Mission Team

Honorary President....Bron Harmon

Past President....Bobbie Clift - Marquette

President....Patti Steinberg - Crystal Falls UMC

Vice President....

Secretary....Bobbi Sundquist - Menominee UMC

Treasurer....Barb Akins - Menominee UMC

Mission Coordinators:

Spiritual Growth....Jane Yaeger - Menominee UMC
Education and Interpretation and Social Action
Beth Clark - Menominee UMC
Membership Nurture and Outreach....Joyce Erickson - Iron Mountain

Secretary for Program Resources
Mary Balfour - Stephenson

Communications Coordinator....Judy Rost - Wallace

Northern Skies Dist 2018 Fall News

District Dates Below

Committee on Nominations:
Chairperson....Sharon Rice - Marquette (2017)
Class of 2020 - Bonnie Picotte - Ontonagon
Class of 2021 - Judy Misner - St Ignace
class of 2021 - Wendy Mulka - Kingsford
Class of 2022 -Deb Cavalier - Iron Mountain

Member of the Michigan Conference UMW Nominating Committee
Patti Steinberg - Ontonagon

District Superintendent....Rev. Scott Harmon
Bishop...David Bard

2019 District Dates in progress

January 15....Newsletter deadline to Judy Rost
March 1, Friday...World Day of Prayer, Church Women United
April 6, Saturday - Keep Making Peace Seminar - University UMC - East Lansing
April 21, Saturday - Registration deadline for Spiritual Growth Retreat
April 26, Friday...Executive Committee Meeting, 2 pm - Manistique
April 26 & 27, Fri - Sat ....Spiritual Growth Retreat, beginning at 5:30 pm - Manistique
May 3, Friday...Friendship Day, Church Women United
May 30 - June 2 (Thursday-Sunday) Detroit and West Michigan Annual Conferences - Traverse City
UMW Luncheon at Annual Conference?
Summer....Executive Committee Meeting, at Bobbie Clift's in Marquette, Lunch furnished
July 15 (Sunday)....Summer/Fall Newsletter Articles Due. Send to Judy Rost.
July 20 (Saturday) - 9 a.m. School of the South, Mission u, Southfield: Hope 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, Lake Huron Retreat Center
September 14 - (Saturday) Forms found in the Newsletter are due
September 30, Monday....Executive Committee Meeting 2 pm EDT - Gwinn
October 1, Tuesday....District Annual Meeting at Gwinn 9 a.m.-2 p.m. EST
October 21-22, Monday-Tuesday...Mission School of the North - Gaylord
October 25, Friday....Michigan Conference Leadership Training for District Officers, Howell UMC
October 26, Saturday....Michigan Conference Annual Celebration at Howell 10:00 A.M. to 3:00 P.M.
November 1, Friday....World Community Day

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