United Methodist Women: News & Events
United Methodist Women is a community of women who nurture and encourage one another in their spiritual growth, personal leadership and transformation.
I Was a Stranger and You Welcomed Me by Rosangela Oliveira
03/14/2013 The first Friday of March is, for many women around the world, a special day of prayer. It is, in fact, the World Day of Prayer (WDP). “I was a stranger and you welcomed me” is the celebratory theme of this year’s service prepared by the WDP Committee in France.
Message From the President by Yvette Moore
03/13/2013 United Methodist Women is the “right place” for women seeking to use their talents and gifts to help others, said Yvette Richards, president of the organization’s board of directors in her address to the new program advisory group assembled for its first annual meeting Mar. 7-9 at Scarritt-Bennett Center in Nashville, Tenn.
Olson Reports to Program Advisory Group by Yvette Moore
03/11/2013 Olson: ‘A Fresh Wind Is Blowing in United Methodist Women.’
Treasurer Martha Knight Reports on 2012 Giving by Yvette Moore
03/11/2013 Treasurer Martha S. Knight gives United Methodist Women 2012 financial report at the first annual gathering of the new program advisory group at Scarritt-Bennett Center in Nashville, Tenn., March 7-9, 2013.
New Board Meets in Nashville by Yvette Moore
03/11/2013 United Methodist Women’s board of directors approves more than $400k in grants and scholarships at its spring meeting in Nashville, Tenn.
New Program Advisory Group Meets by Yvette Moore
03/11/2013 United Methodist Women’s new program advisory group gathered for its first annual meeting at the Scarritt-Bennett Center in Nashville, Tenn., Mar. 7-9.
A United Methodist Women-Organized March Rallies to Mark International Women's Day by Linda Bloom
03/07/2013 To mark International Women’s Day, United Methodist Women is among five organizations coordinating a March 8 rally and march near the United Nations.
United Methodist Women to Participate in U.N. Women's Events by Linda Bloom
03/01/2013 A delegation sponsored by United Methodist Women will spend the next week focusing on education and advocacy around the theme of the commission’s 57th session— to eliminate and prevent all forms of violence against women and girls.
Join Us in March, Side Events at the 57th Commission on the Status of Women
02/15/2013 United Methodist Women will participate in CSW-57 by bringing an international delegation that will work with ecumenical and secular partners to prevent and eliminate violence against women and girls.
United Methodist Women Launches Principles to Immigration Reform by Carol Barton
02/01/2013 United Methodist Women offers core principles on immigration reform to guide us in the intense national debate and negotiations ahead.