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A Call to Discipleship: Living as Disciples of a Non-Violent Lord i...
A Call to Discipleship: Living as Disciples of a Non-Violent Lord in a Time of Violence

"Underneath the violence is a culture of white supremacy and a fear of immigrants (xenophobia). These are expressions of our sinful nature, and deny the image of God (Genesis 1) that is in every person."
8/6/2019 12:00:00 AM

Peggy Billings: A Legacy of Social Justice
Peggy Billings: A Legacy of Social Justice

As a decades-long leader of United Methodist Women's social justice work, Peggy Marie Billings was a tireless advocate for racial and gender justice, tolerance and understanding.
8/6/2019 12:00:00 AM

Peggy Billings, United Methodist Women Justice Action Officer, Dies...
Peggy Billings, United Methodist Women Justice Action Officer, Dies at 90

As a decades-long leader of United Methodist Women's social justice work, Peggy Marie Billings was a tireless advocate for racial and gender justice, tolerance and understanding.
7/24/2019 12:00:00 AM

Legacy's Beginning: Founding Member Clementina Butler
Legacy's Beginning: Founding Member Clementina Butler

Clementina Rowe Butler was one of the founding members of the Woman’s Foreign Missionary Society, and, along with Lois Parker, called together that first meeting of women in Boston.
7/23/2019 12:00:00 AM

Poverty Is About to Get a Lot Worse
Poverty Is About to Get a Lot Worse

The Office of Management and Budget is considering changing the way inflation is measured. This will have an especially adverse effect on women, children and youth as costs will rise while support for families stays the same. Read the opinion piece by United Methodist Women executive Carol Barton on Inside Sources
7/21/2019 12:00:00 AM

Legacy Fund Keeps Growing
Legacy Fund Keeps Growing

The continued growth of the Legacy Fund would not be possible without the generous support from members and friends of United Methodist Women.
7/18/2019 12:00:00 AM

Partnering With Portugal’s Methodist Women
Partnering With Portugal’s Methodist Women

United Methodist Women supports the Portuguese Methodist Women’s Federation as it empowers women and communities.
7/10/2019 12:00:00 AM

A Call to Action for United Methodists in Response to the Plight of...
A Call to Action for United Methodists in Response to the Plight of Migrants

United Methodist Women has always been a strong voice in advocating for the rights of immigrant children and families. Let’s continue to do this good and faithful work. Take this moment to act.
7/9/2019 12:00:00 AM

우리가 하는 이야기들
우리가 하는 이야기들

어떻게 나답게 살 것인가: 내 삶의 의미를 찾는 네 가지 질문(The Power of Meaning: Crafting a Life That Matters)의 저자인 에밀리 에스파하니 스미스(Emily Esfahani Smith)는 다음과 같이 말했습니다.
7/8/2019 12:00:00 AM

Las Historias que Contamos
Las Historias que Contamos

En este, nuestro 150 (ciento cincuenta) aniversario hemos estado indagando, contando historias, escribiendo y estudiando acerca de nuestra historia.
7/8/2019 12:00:00 AM

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