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Why Join?

United Methodist Women: Faith • Hope • Love in Action

Who are United Methodist Women members? Find out from this video.


Why join? You become part of a national membership organization that offers:

You join a million other women in helping to support many worthy programs and projects related to women, children and youth. 

A Community of Women

United Methodist Women strives to follow Christ’s teachings to do acts of love, justice, mercy and faith, and to serve one another on an equal basis. A community emerges through worship, sharing, praying, studying, working and serving. United Methodist Women explores ways to meet the needs of the members in our 140- year-old organization with 800,000 members. 

Spiritual Growth

United Methodist Women members strive through Bible studies, retreats and inspirational events to know God, and experience freedom through Jesus Christ.

We each seek to find our own way to walk with God and search within ourselves for spiritual growth and understanding. 

A Creative & Supportive Community

Through leadership development our organization is a creative and supportive community by directing its members in a cohesive and coherent way to accomplish our goals and fulfill our Purpose.

The United Methodist Church’s connectional system, ecumenical connections, and solidarity with groups that work with women, children and youth in the global community enlarge the United Methodist Women creative and supportive community.

Education & Transformation Through Programs

We expand our concept of our mission by working diligently on:



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