United Methodist Women News: Your Generosity at Work

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Taking a stand; Holston Conference UMW adopts policy for racial equ...
Taking a stand; Holston Conference UMW adopts policy for racial equality

During a proclamation presentation on May 14, Blount County Mayor Ed Mitchell stood on the Blount County Courthouse steps to recognize the efforts for racial equality by United Methodist Women of the Holston Conference. Read the story at thedailytimes.com
5/27/2021 12:00:00 AM

United Methodist Women Statement on Renewed Israel-Palestinian Viol...
United Methodist Women Statement on Renewed Israel-Palestinian Violence

United Methodist Women Director of Public Relations and Marketing Yvette Moore today noted that the organization “grieves for the continued loss of life and opportunities for just peace in Israel and the still Occupied Territories."
5/19/2021 12:00:00 AM

umnews.org: United Methodist Finance Board Gets Update on Giving, R...
umnews.org: United Methodist Finance Board Gets Update on Giving, Reserves

Giving to denomination-wide ministries has become more variable. United Methodist Women and UMCOR are among those raising and distributing funds to bolster COVID-19 and healthcare efforts.
5/17/2021 12:00:00 AM

Post-Hurricane and Climate Support for the Elderly in Nicaragua
Post-Hurricane and Climate Support for the Elderly in Nicaragua

Surviving a hurricane, many people in an indigenous community received support through United Methodist Women-supported Acción Médica Cristiana. 
5/14/2021 12:00:00 AM

Voices from the Field: Standing with Women Leaders — May 10, 10 a.m...
Voices from the Field: Standing with Women Leaders — May 10, 10 a.m. ET

Take part in an hour of insightful conversation about women leaders from Africa and Latin America.
5/5/2021 12:00:00 AM

Faith Talks: Lessons from a Pandemic, Thursday, May 6, 2 p.m. ET
Faith Talks: Lessons from a Pandemic, Thursday, May 6, 2 p.m. ET

As the COVID-19 pandemic comes to an end, it is a good time to reflect on what we have learned over the past 15 months.
5/4/2021 12:00:00 AM

¡Créelo!
¡Créelo!

En el primer capítulo de Segunda de Timoteo, Pablo le recuerda a Timoteo sus razones para creer, la profundidad de la relación entre ellos y el legado de fe que recibió de su madre y su abuela.
5/3/2021 12:00:00 AM

Responsively Yours: Believe It!
Responsively Yours: Believe It!

Belief is not purely a matter of the will. Belief is action — belief is a matter of the heart as well as the mind.
5/3/2021 12:00:00 AM

Innovative Lay Servant Leadership
Innovative Lay Servant Leadership

Deaconess Katelin Hansen offers creative direction at United Methodist Church and Community Development for All People.
5/3/2021 12:00:00 AM

A Place to Turn
A Place to Turn

United Methodist Women-supported national mission institutions 
bend with challenges but do not break, remaining reliable sources 
of help and hope for their communities.
5/3/2021 12:00:00 AM

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