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  • Suspicion of Racial Origin by Julianne Malveaux
    07/14/2010 Julianne Malveaux, President of Bennett College, a partner in United Methodist Women's Higher Education Initiative, shares her views on the controversial Arizona Senate Bill 1070.
  • Haiti Relief, Six Months after the Quake by Linda Unger
    07/12/2010 They aren't out of the woods, not by a long shot. But over the past 6 months, the Haitian people have begun to mobilize for recovery. UMCOR is there-digging in for the long haul.
  • BBC Radio : Edinburgh 2010 Worship Service
    06/09/2010 Dr. Glory Dharmaraj took part in a worship service at St. Mary's Anglican Cathedral. Dr. Dharmaraj is the director for Spiritual Formation & Misson Theology of the Women's Division.
  • Mom Goes from Welfare to Grad School by Heather Hahn
    05/18/2010 Kimberly Johnson used to spend her days watching “Ryan’s Hope” and “All My Children” in a small, cockroach-infested apartment, waiting to collect her next welfare check. Then she got involved with the Marcy-Newberry Association, a United Methodist ministry that serves impoverished residents on Chicago’s West Side. Today, Johnson is working on her doctorate in education leadership, and she is the ministry’s director of program operations, overseeing its work at 10 sites in Chicago.
  • Faith • Hope • Love in Action by Mary Beth Coudal
    05/13/2010 United Methodist Women closes its quadrennial Assembly May 2, going forth with vision and dancing.
  • Former Women’s Division President Mai Gray dies at 88 by Yvette Moore
    05/12/2010 Mai Gray, 88, the first African American president of the Women’s Division of the United Methodist General Board of Global Ministries, United Methodist Women’s national administrative body, died May 6 in St. Louis University Hospital after falling ill at the organization’s quadrennial Assembly in that city April 30-May 2.

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