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  • Interview with Yvette Richards by Leigh Rogers
    09/04/2012 Ms. Richards' expresses her passion in this dialogue saying: "United Methodist Women is a difference maker, a leader for women children and youth in making an impact. We need to know how to tell our story, often and everywhere. "
  • We Are United Methodist Women by Linda J. DuRant
    12/30/2010 We are the women of the Church, the United Methodist Women. We serve a risen Savior. We carry on the traditions that hundreds of thousands of women have passed down in whispers and shouts to their sisters and daughters and nieces and friends.
  • Hats by by Linda J. DuRant
    12/30/2010 Hats have woven their way into society. The phrases "toss your hat into the ring" or "keep it under your hat" are instantly understood. When someone does something significant we give a "tip of the hat" to that person.
  • This Unspeakable Gift by Harriett Jane Olson
    12/22/2010 We've been dwelling with the story of Mary and Elizabeth at Women's Division this season. In preparation for the worship at Leadership Training Event, we began thinking about the roles of these two women in hearing God's call and participating in working out the vision of God. Note also the "creative, supportive fellowship" along the journey.
  • Who Is My Neighbor?
    12/13/2010 This is the question that Baltimore-Washington Conference United Methodist Women will be exploring over the next three days during their seminar with the United Methodist Seminar Program.
  • International Climate Talks On In Mexico
    12/03/2010 This year’s high-level United Nations climate meeting, the Conference of Parties, has begun in Cancun, Mexico, with an estimated 200 nations sending representatives. United Methodist Women partners are currently there.
  • Do You Know Where You're Going? by Debbie Pittman
    11/11/2010 The National Association of Deaconesses and Missionaries (NADAM) is gathering Nov. 11–14 in Lake Junaluska, NC, for Convocation, a gathering of community members.
  • Citizens of the World Advocate for Women, Peace, and Security at the CCUN by Mary Beth Coudal
    11/01/2010 This week, to celebrate ten years since UNSCR 1325's passage, hundreds of global citizens gathered with United Methodist Women at the Church Center for the United Nations (CCUN) to strategize on new and creative ways to hold governments accountable for the resolution's implementation.

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