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.

Responsively Yours: The Feet That Bring Good News
Responsively Yours: The Feet That Bring Good News

In Ephesians 6:15, we’re instructed to put shoes on our feet so that we are ready to spread the good news of peace (Common English Bible).
8/31/2013 11:00:00 PM

A Jewel For Peace
A Jewel For Peace

Across the street from the United Nations alongside midtown Manhattan’s high rises and luxury hotels sits the Church Center for the United Nations.
8/31/2013 11:00:00 PM

Meeting-free Circle Serves
Meeting-free Circle Serves

Oklahoma City’s MASH Circle makes service possible for women who can’t make meetings.
8/31/2013 11:00:00 PM

Second Time Around
Second Time Around

Less than 1 percent of the clothing Americans donate to charities actually ever gets to a person in need.
8/31/2013 11:00:00 PM

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

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