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Faith Talks on Sisters in Mourning
Faith Talks on Sisters in Mourning

Join the discussion on grief with the authors of the book "Sisters in Mourning: Daughters Reflecting on Care, Loss and Meaning," Sept. 2 at 2 p.m. ET
8/31/2021 12:00:00 AM

Register for the Planning Workshop for Children's Sabbath on Sept. 1
Register for the Planning Workshop for Children's Sabbath on Sept. 1

Join United Methodist Women members and friends for a workshop on how to engage our congregations in the Children’s Sabbaths celebration, a nationwide multi-faith effort to improve children’s lives.
8/28/2021 12:00:00 AM

Act for Creation. Act for Justice.
Act for Creation. Act for Justice.

Join us for a day of action to ask our congressional leaders to invest in climate action and creation justice.
8/26/2021 12:00:00 AM

Preventing needless punishments, including student arrests, demands...
Preventing needless punishments, including student arrests, demands new approaches as classes resume

Read the op-ed by Emily Jones, United Methodist Women's  executive for racial justice, at www.youthtoday.org.
8/18/2021 12:00:00 AM

Concerns Around Nuclear Energy and a Just Energy Future
Concerns Around Nuclear Energy and a Just Energy Future

Join the Just Energy for All Strategy and Capacity Building Session on Wednesday, August 18, at 3 pm ET.
8/16/2021 12:00:00 AM

Voices from the Field: Back to School at Three National Mission Ins...
Voices from the Field: Back to School at Three National Mission Institutions

​Join our next Voices from the Field virtual discussion on August 16 and hear how three National Mission Institutions are helping children, youth and adults successfully return to school.
8/4/2021 12:00:00 AM

 Apply for Funding for Your Just Energy For All Campaign
Apply for Funding for Your Just Energy For All Campaign

The Office of Economic and Environmental Justice invites United Methodist Women members and groups to apply for funding to advance just energy for all. 
8/4/2021 12:00:00 AM

Zimbabwean Scholar Has Gratitude and Hope
Zimbabwean Scholar Has Gratitude and Hope

Patience Chapata thanks United Methodist Women for the scholarship to become an entrepreneur and make the local community and global church a better place. 
7/23/2021 12:00:00 AM

For Virginia, climate action is a matter of faith
For Virginia, climate action is a matter of faith

Learn why Karen McElfish, who is a UMW Creation Justice team member, joined over 3,400 faith leaders calling for a recovery package that creates community-sustaining jobs while caring for our climate.
7/23/2021 12:00:00 AM

Op-ed: For West Virginia, climate action is a matter of faith
Op-ed: For West Virginia, climate action is a matter of faith

"We must fulfill our moral obligation to leave a habitable world for future generations." Read the Op-ed from Elizabeth Bailes, United Methodist Women Social Action Coordinator for the West Virginia Conference.
7/16/2021 12:00:00 AM

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