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Help Me to Walk
Help Me to Walk

With a grant from United Methodist Women, a fish farm is built in Mozambique.
6/10/2020 12:00:00 AM

Dreams Do Come True: The Story of Rosa
Dreams Do Come True: The Story of Rosa

With the help of a United Methodist Women sewing project in Mozambique, Rosa Horacio Vicente is able to find a new way to help support her family.
6/4/2020 12:00:00 AM

Black Lives Matter to God and Black Lives Matter to United Methodis...
Black Lives Matter to God and Black Lives Matter to United Methodist Women

United Methodist Women continues to grieve the extrajudicial killings of Black people in America and condemns the culture of White supremacy and the racism it nurtures.
6/1/2020 12:00:00 AM

Momentary Drop in Air Pollution Is Cause for Vigilance
Momentary Drop in Air Pollution Is Cause for Vigilance

According to a new study of global carbon output, daily emissions of greenhouse gases dropped 17 percent from April 2019 to April 2020.
5/28/2020 12:00:00 AM

Join the May 21 Faith Talks on Anxiety at 6 pm ET
Join the May 21 Faith Talks on Anxiety at 6 pm ET

Guests include author Hannah Kardon, psychologist Dr. Trudy Rankin, and Kris Dam of Shessler Hall, a National Mission Institute for women with mental health challenges.
5/19/2020 12:00:00 AM

Girls Without Future: Sewing Project
Girls Without Future: Sewing Project

Our six-month empowerment programs in skillful sewing training create sustainable livelihoods for those who are self-employed.
5/18/2020 12:00:00 AM

United Methodist Women Urges Members to Resist Racism in Hearts, Ho...
United Methodist Women Urges Members to Resist Racism in Hearts, Homes, Communities and Country

United Methodist Women decries the February shooting death of Ahmaud Arbery in Brunswick, Georgia, and laments that arrests in his killing were only made last week after a videotape of his final moments went viral.
5/11/2020 12:00:00 AM

Honorine Mujing Mwaad: A Leader in Action
Honorine Mujing Mwaad: A Leader in Action

From sewing workshops, to story writing, to soap-making, the North Katanga Annual Conference Women’s Work Coordinator Honorine Mujing Mwaad is helping to make real positive change in her community.
5/8/2020 12:00:00 AM

FaithTalks on COVID-19 and Incarcerated Loved Ones
FaithTalks on COVID-19 and Incarcerated Loved Ones

Join us on Thursday, May 7, at 2:00 p.m. ET as we discuss how and why incarcerated persons are at risk for the virus.
5/6/2020 12:00:00 AM

Okinawa’s Long Struggle Against Militarism
Okinawa’s Long Struggle Against Militarism

The United Methodist Women-supported seminar examines connections between war and violence against women.
5/6/2020 12:00:00 AM

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