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.
Global Migration Focus of Global Gathering in Mexico
11/01/2010 United Methodist Women heads to Mexico City this week for the People’s Global Action on Migration, Development and Human Rights (PGA).
Interviews with Women from "Voices from the Frontlines"
10/28/2010 United Methodist Women spoke to about what would make implementation of UNSCR 1325 effective and how women of faith can implement peace around the world.
Women Call for Peace Resolution Implementation by Leigh Rogers
10/28/2010 In “Voices from the Frontlines,” women from conflict areas around the world shared their experiences on why women need to be involved in decisions that define just and reconciliatory processes on every level.
United Methodist Women Honored at UMAC by Tara Barnes
10/27/2010 United Methodist Women received awards at the annual meeting of the United Methodist Association of Communicators.
Harriett Olson Speaks on Women, Peace and Security by Leigh Rogers
10/26/2010 Women’s Division head Harriett Olson spoke on the importance of women’s involvement in peace and security issues for an event on implementing United Nations Security Council Resolution (UNSCR) 1325 on Women, Peace and Security.
Living the Purpose by Elmira Sellu
10/20/2010 Operation Hope members now have every reason to sing, celebrate and praise God all the day long. United Methodist Women members live the purpose of United Methodist Women by creating a supportive fellowship with members of Operation Hope.
United Methodist Women Partner Fights Violence Against Women and Girls in Haiti
10/20/2010 Advocates and attorneys for displaced women in Haiti submitted a petition calling for urgent action to confront an epidemic of sexual violence in the camps for displaced people.
Winthrop University Wesley Foundation Takes Human Trafficking Seminar
10/14/2010 The United Methodist Seminar Program is hosting a group of 15 students from Winthrop University Wesley Foundation in Rock Hill, S.C., for a two-day seminar on human trafficking.
Organizing for Mission by Tara Barnes
10/13/2010 United Methodist Women President Inelda González addressed directors, guests and staff at the annual Women’s Division board of directors fall meeting, paying tribute to the work of early women missionaries and challenging attendees to be proactive in mission work today, especially regarding immigration.
Sally L. Vonner Elected to Women's Division AGS Position, and Other Approvals by Leigh Rogers
10/13/2010 At their Annual board meeting, Oct. 7-11 in Stamford, Conn., the Women’s Division board of directors approved or reported on the following actions.