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.

Mission Giving Enables Young Women’s Workshop Experience in Asia
Mission Giving Enables Young Women’s Workshop Experience in Asia

United Methodist Women’s continued support for the World Student Christian Federation Asia-Pacific enabled 34 young women to attend a gender justice workshop  in Bangalore, India, October 22-25, 2012.
8/22/2013 11:00:00 PM

Nazgul William
Nazgul William

Her life abruptly ended July 17, 2013, in Beijing, China. While out for an afternoon walk near a shopping center, she was one of two people stabbed by a young man in what was reported as a random act of violence due to mental illness
7/18/2013 11:00:00 PM

Not a SNAP: Farm Bill Cuts Hurt Women, Children
Not a SNAP: Farm Bill Cuts Hurt Women, Children

UPDATE: As of July 11, 2013, the House has passed Farm Bill H.R. 2642, which has cut SNAP entirely. The bill will now go to a Senate-House (joint) conference committee to reach a compromise on differences. There is still time to act!
7/11/2013 11:00:00 PM

Senate Immigration Bill: Unfair, Unjust, Unwise
Senate Immigration Bill: Unfair, Unjust, Unwise

“We desperately need immigration reform, but this is not the reform we need,” stated Harriett Jane Olson. “As we pause this week to celebrate Independence Day, it is a moment to look deeply into the vision and meaning of this nation.”
7/4/2013 11:00:00 PM

Responsively Yours: What Does Good News Look Like?
Responsively Yours: What Does Good News Look Like?

Good news is people of faith speaking words of truth and peace to quell a climate of polarization and name calling that maintains division.
6/30/2013 11:00:00 PM

¿Cómo Reconocemos las Buenas Noticias?
¿Cómo Reconocemos las Buenas Noticias?

Buenas noticias son personas creyentes que tienen un mensaje de paz y verdad para acabar con el clima de polarización y de insultos que nos mantienen divididos.
6/30/2013 11:00:00 PM

Korean Language Group Visits UMCOR West Depot
Korean Language Group Visits UMCOR West Depot

Fifty Korean United Methodist Women members from around the country gathered for a mission seminar and hands-on service at United Methodist Committee on Relief’s western depot in Salt Lake City, Utah.
6/30/2013 11:00:00 PM

Educate a Woman
Educate a Woman

United Methodists in Mozambique are building a future for the church and society through its educational network.
6/30/2013 11:00:00 PM

A Room Without a View, Ever
A Room Without a View, Ever

Film director Angad Singh Bhalla talks about his new film "Herman's House" and keeping more than 80,000 humans in solitary confinement in U.S. prisons.
6/30/2013 11:00:00 PM

Responsively Yours: Really? Say More
Responsively Yours: Really? Say More

If we are going to learn, especially in this time of change, we need to figure out how to take in new information, even if it is from unexpected places.
5/31/2013 11:00:00 PM

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