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.

A Life in Mission
A Life in Mission

At 92, Mary Ellen Owen has lived a lot of history -- and she's still committed to Christian mission through United Methodist Women.
8/31/2012 11:00:00 PM

Divide and Conquer
Divide and Conquer

Employers stoke racial rifts for economic gain.
8/31/2012 11:00:00 PM

Stumbling Over Reproductive Health
Stumbling Over Reproductive Health

Every woman has a right to complete health care throughout her life—even in developing countries.
8/31/2012 11:00:00 PM

Turning Girls on to Mission In Columbia, S.C.
Turning Girls on to Mission In Columbia, S.C.

A youth circle at Washington Street United Methodist Church in Columbia, S.C., is learning by doing mission through United Methodist Women.
6/30/2012 11:00:00 PM

Speaking Up for Women
Speaking Up for Women

 "I will never be tired of speaking up for women’s causes." Kapend Christine Musumb served as a delegate to the 2012 General Conference.
6/30/2012 11:00:00 PM

Responsively Yours: What Can You Imagine?
Responsively Yours: What Can You Imagine?

Structural configurations alone will not make us the multigenerational, multicultural, multilingual, multiracial, Spirit-filled organization that we want to be.
6/30/2012 11:00:00 PM

¿Qué Podríamos Imaginar?
¿Qué Podríamos Imaginar?

¡La Conferencia General de 2012 ha lanzado a las Mujeres Metodistas Unidas a un nuevo futuro! La propuesta conjunta de la División de Mujeres y la Junta General de Ministerios Globales se recibió con tanto apoyo que el primero de mayo fue aprobada abrumadoramente; mientras que la reestructuración del resto de la iglesia fue debatida con mucha emoción.
6/30/2012 11:00:00 PM

An Act of Repentance
An Act of Repentance

Delegates to General Conference 2012 used United Methodist Women resources to prepare for a service of atonement for a 1864 massacre native Americans; beyond repentance for past wrongs in the US, the service denounced modern-day genocidal policies and actions against indigenous people around the world.
6/30/2012 12:00:00 AM

Responsively Yours: A Peek Into the Gender Gap
Responsively Yours: A Peek Into the Gender Gap

Women in general operate with a sort of enlightened self-interest, not selflessly, but in ways that take seriously our own needs, the needs of our families, our businesses and our communities, the people and places we know best.
5/31/2012 11:00:00 PM

Un vistazo a la brecha del género
Un vistazo a la brecha del género

Cuando los medios de comunicación se concentran en la forma en que las mujeres y los hombres votan, se están refiriendo a la “brecha de género” que existe.
5/31/2012 11:00:00 PM

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