Events: All Articles
Articles are arranged in reverse chronological order.
Treasurer Challenges Directors to Tell Mission Giving Story by Leigh Rogers
04/09/2010 We are living in a new economic reality, Women's Division treasurer Martha Knight told directors at the semi-annual board meeting at the Church Center for the United Nations, April 9. Yet, "In the midst of economic challenge unseen in recent times, once again, United Methodist Women members have come through, giving with their hearts to support mission both nationally and around the world," she said.
Organize a Public Witness for Immigrant Rights on May 1
04/06/2010 We are inviting all United Methodist Women to organize local public witness events for immigrant rights in your communities on May 1. These events will link to a faith-based march and vigil for immigrant rights at Assembly 2010 in St. Louis.
02/17/2010 Wear a pedometer, get sponsors, and count your steps at Assembly 2010.
Historic Commissioning of Deaconess/Home Missioner Candidates
12/21/2009 Come to St. Louis and share in a sacred moment in the lives of men and women who, through faith and hope have determined to live love in action.
Women’s Division Board Approves Restructure by Leigh Rogers
10/15/2009 Women’s Division’s Board of Directors approved a recommendation for reconfiguring relationships with the General Board of Global Ministries at its recent meeting, Oct. 9-12, in Stamford, Conn.
In Speech to Directors, Board President Reflects on History and Purpose by Leigh Rogers
10/15/2009 In preparation for a transitional period for United Methodist Women, Women’s Division president Inelda González reflected on history, challenging directors to do more to engage and act for justice in their communities and in the church at the semi-annual fall board meeting in Stamford, Conn., Oct. 9-12.
Treasurer Reports Giving Down, Commitment Strong by Yvette Moore
10/12/2009 United Methodist Women members’ giving in the first half of 2009 reflect both the market downturn and their commitment to mission, said Women’s Division Treasurer Martha Knight in her annual report.
Division Directors Rally for Health Care, Act for Justice by Yvette Moore
10/11/2009 Passing cars honked approval as more than 50 Women’s Division directors, staff and guests rallied in support of health care for all at a noontime vigil outside the Marriott Hotel in Stamford, Conn., Oct. 10.
In the Midst of Transition, Women’s Division Head Looks Forward by Leigh Rogers
10/10/2009 Harriett J. Olson, Deputy General Secretary for the Women’s Division, offered an optimistic report to the board of directors for their semi-annual board meeting.
Division Directors to Explore New Relationship with Global Ministries by Yvette Moore
04/28/2009 Women's Division directors voted to explore a new model of partnership with the General Board of Global Ministries that would transfer oversight of United Methodist Women-supported national mission institutions, relationships with international partners and regional missionaries to the Women's Division.