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Faith Talks: Women's History Month - Meet UMW Board Leaders
Faith Talks: Women's History Month - Meet UMW Board Leaders

Join host Jennifer R. Farmer as she interviews United Methodist Women National Board leaders and profiles them for Women’s History Month. 
3/1/2021 12:00:00 AM

Second Sunday in Lent: What is Your Name?
Second Sunday in Lent: What is Your Name?

I was once told that a person’s name is the sweetest word for that person. Read the reflection for the Second Sunday in Lent.
2/25/2021 12:00:00 AM

First Sunday in Lent: Into the Wilderness
First Sunday in Lent: Into the Wilderness

There came a point in my life when I noticed a feeling that something was not right. The growing nagging led me to a meditation center for a ten-day silent retreat.
2/18/2021 12:00:00 AM

Ash Wednesday: Return to Me With All Your Heart
Ash Wednesday: Return to Me With All Your Heart

As we ask ourselves how the meaning of Lent feels different this year, we hear the calling of God. Read the reflection for Ash Wednesday.
2/15/2021 12:00:00 AM

Join our Faith Talks for Black History Month, Feb. 11, 2:00 pm
Join our Faith Talks for Black History Month, Feb. 11, 2:00 pm

Host Jennifer Farmer speaks with Darryl W. Stephens, author of Bearing Witness in the Kin-dom, the Rev. Khristi Lauren Adams, author of Parable of the Brown Girl, and United Methodist Women’s Emily Jones.
2/8/2021 12:00:00 AM

The Bread of Hope Campaign, a Sign of Love During Difficult Times
The Bread of Hope Campaign, a Sign of Love During Difficult Times

Called upon to spread hope and love amidst difficult times, the Methodist Church of Peru launched the Bread of Hope campaign, distributing seven-day food bags for 600 families in six districts. 
2/5/2021 12:00:00 AM

Apply to the Faithful Climate Action Fellowship
Apply to the Faithful Climate Action Fellowship

Black, Indigenous, and People of Color in the Midwest and Southeast who are 18-26 years old are invited to apply the Faithful Climate Action Fellowship. Or you can nominate someone to participate!
2/5/2021 12:00:00 AM

United Methodist Women Urges Policymakers to Introduce Legislation ...
United Methodist Women Urges Policymakers to Introduce Legislation to Expand on President’s Executive Orders; Urges Action on Equity

As the U.S. organizes the Climate Leaders’ Summit on April 22, it must continue to drastically increase U.S. commitments around emissions reductions. Read the statement from Elizabeth Lee.
2/2/2021 12:00:00 AM

Join the Transit Equity Days Community Hearing, Feb. 3 and 4
Join the Transit Equity Days Community Hearing, Feb. 3 and 4

Join the hearing where United Methodist Women members and others will be sharing their testimonies in support of transit equity. Share your own story!
1/29/2021 12:00:00 AM

Faith Talks: Sustaining Faith, Jan. 28, 2 pm ET
Faith Talks: Sustaining Faith, Jan. 28, 2 pm ET

Join Faith Talks host Jennifer Farmer as she discusses her new book, First and Only: A Black Woman’s Guide to Thriving at Work and in Life, with United Methodist Women’s Emily Jones.
1/25/2021 12:00:00 AM

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