United Methodist Women News: Your Generosity at Work

The stories we tell on unitedmethodistwomen.org are all related to the work of this dynamic organization of faith, hope, and love in action. Most of the articles you read below are accounts of the work made possible by Mission Giving. YOU make it happen.

Sometimes we just have to deal with it.
Sometimes we just have to deal with it.

When I began my initial treatments for multiple sclerosis in the hospital, I prayed to the Lord to "remove my infirmity."
5/1/2014 11:00:00 PM

Poverty’s Link to Disabilities
Poverty’s Link to Disabilities

While we've made progress in fighting to include people with disabilities in discussions about the world's development agenda, as expressed most clearly in the Millennium Development Goals, this progress hasn't been equitable.
5/1/2014 11:00:00 PM

“Of No Less Worth”
“Of No Less Worth”

“Before InterServ started working with me, I was a forgotten guy,” he said. “If it wasn’t for them, I wouldn’t be able to get anywhere or keep my house in order.
5/1/2014 11:00:00 PM

Para Realizar la Misión de Dios, Organícese
Para Realizar la Misión de Dios, Organícese

Las organizaciones se crean y se mantienen para hacer cosas que los individuos que trabajan por su cuenta no pueden realizar. 
5/1/2014 11:00:00 PM

United Methodist Women/UMCOR Partner for Maternal Health
United Methodist Women/UMCOR Partner for Maternal Health

United Methodist Committee on Relief and United Methodist Women will work toward reducing maternal deaths worldwide.
4/26/2014 11:00:00 PM

United Methodist Women March for Economic Justice
United Methodist Women March for Economic Justice

Asked why she marched, Jane Bond of Tahlequah United Methodist Church in eastern Oklahoma said: We always want to put our faith in action. Whenever there is an Assembly action, we are there.
4/26/2014 11:00:00 PM

Deaconesses Consecrated in Assembly Closing Worship
Deaconesses Consecrated in Assembly Closing Worship

Twenty-six women from 18 conferences were consecrated during the closing worship of Assembly 2014.

4/26/2014 11:00:00 PM

Workshop Urges Faithful Living in a Climate-Challenged World
Workshop Urges Faithful Living in a Climate-Challenged World

"UMW always stood for must work and that's what we need to do!" said Mr. McKibben, a United Methodist, former Sunday school teacher, and longtime friend of United Methodist Women.
4/26/2014 11:00:00 PM

Limitless Women Gather for Reunion
Limitless Women Gather for Reunion

Young women and mentors celebrated two years of organizing for mission at a reunion of Limitless: Redefine Tomorrow participants.  
4/25/2014 11:00:00 PM

Making Music Happen at Assembly
Making Music Happen at Assembly

Amanda Powell pulled together the first all-woman Assembly band that’s diverse, not only in terms of race and ethnicity, but also in musical style and age—20s to 60s.
4/25/2014 11:00:00 PM

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