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United Methodist Women Reiterates the "Call to Stop Criminalizing C...
United Methodist Women Reiterates the "Call to Stop Criminalizing Communities of Color in the United States"

The killing of unarmed Daunte Wright by a Minnesota police officer during a misdemeanor traffic stop is the latest in a too-long list of extrajudicial killings of Black people.
4/16/2021 12:00:00 AM

Faith Talks: Gun Violence Prevention and Intervention - April 15, 2...
Faith Talks: Gun Violence Prevention and Intervention - April 15, 2pm ET

Join our Faith Talks as we discuss the many forms of gun violence, how to keep our communities safe, and what women of faith can do. 
4/13/2021 12:00:00 AM

Board of Directors Gathers for Spring 2021 Meeting
Board of Directors Gathers for Spring 2021 Meeting

The United Methodist Women Board of Directors gathered virtually for its spring 2021 meeting Saturday, March 27.
4/6/2021 12:00:00 AM

Easter: Death has been Swallowed up in Victory
Easter: Death has been Swallowed up in Victory

There is a great banquet ahead of us. Read the reflection from Harriett Jane Olson for Easter.
4/2/2021 12:00:00 AM

Good Friday: The Power of Bold - Bearing Witness
Good Friday: The Power of Bold - Bearing Witness

Is it possible that I also bury Jesus — under beautiful stone and flowers and stained glass, so lovely that I stop looking for the resurrected Christ?
3/31/2021 12:00:00 AM

Faith Talks: Attacks on Asian/Pacific Islanders - April 1, 2 p.m. ET
Faith Talks: Attacks on Asian/Pacific Islanders - April 1, 2 p.m. ET

Attacks on Asian/Pacific Islanders will be the focus of the live recording of the Faith Talks podcast on Thursday, April 1.
3/29/2021 12:00:00 AM

United Methodist Women Empowerment Grant Enlivens Young Women in Si...
United Methodist Women Empowerment Grant Enlivens Young Women in Sierra Leone’s Beauty Business

Two women, Sheku and Caulker, who trained for one year to develop cosmetology skills, are now able to support their families and their college education through their entrepreneurship.  
3/26/2021 12:00:00 AM

Celebrating Palm Sunday - and the Passion
Celebrating Palm Sunday - and the Passion

Too many people want to skip the Passion of Christ. But there could be no Easter without Good Friday.
3/25/2021 12:00:00 AM

United Methodist Women Joins Advocates’ Call for Gun Control, Again
United Methodist Women Joins Advocates’ Call for Gun Control, Again

United Methodist Women, the largest denominational organization for women, today joined gun violence prevention advocates in calling for immediate action on gun control, again.
3/24/2021 12:00:00 AM

Dream It, Believe It, Do It
Dream It, Believe It, Do It

The United Methodist Women Program Advisory Group meets March 11-13, 2021.
3/23/2021 12:00:00 AM