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The Tennessean: Protecting mileage and pollution standards is a moral imperative

Read the Opinion piece in the Tennessean co-written by United Methodist Women Tennessee Conference President Nita Wright.
2/26/2019 12:00:00 AM

United Methodist Women Hosts Gathering for Central Conference Women...
United Methodist Women Hosts Gathering for Central Conference Women Delegates to the 2019 General Conference

Women General Conference delegates from the United Methodist Central Conferences around the world come together to discuss the barriers they face and empower one another to break them. 
2/23/2019 12:00:00 AM

United Methodist Women Invites Central Conference Delegates for a G...
United Methodist Women Invites Central Conference Delegates for a Gathering at 2019 Conference

United Methodist Women of the Missouri Conference hosts an opportunity for  Central Conference delegates to participate in a gathering of networking and sharing.
2/19/2019 12:00:00 AM

United Methodist Women Remembers Parkland School Shooting Victims a...
United Methodist Women Remembers Parkland School Shooting Victims and Communities Traumatized by Gun Violence

United Methodist Women CEO Harriett Jane Olson offers reflections in support of the Parkland students killed at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School on Feb. 14, 2018.
2/13/2019 12:00:00 AM

United Methodist Women Acknowledges Chevron’s Announcement to Set G...
United Methodist Women Acknowledges Chevron’s Announcement to Set Greenhouse Gas Targets and Link Executive Compensation to Those Targets, But Urges Company to Go Further

In a statement, United Methodist Women’s Chief Executive Harriett Jane Olson recognizes Chevron’s first step to set greenhouse gas emissions targets, but urges Chevron to continue to take action to eliminate greenhouse gas emissions.
2/8/2019 12:00:00 AM

Theressa Hoover: Leader and Vanguard
Theressa Hoover: Leader and Vanguard

An outspoken advocate for women and children, Theressa Hoover was the first African-American chief executive of United Methodist Women.
2/6/2019 12:00:00 AM

Help Interrupt School to Prison Pipeline with Black Lives Matter at...
Help Interrupt School to Prison Pipeline with Black Lives Matter at School Week Action

United Methodist Women calls on school districts to observe the second annual Black Lives Matter at School Week, calling for an end to zero tolerance policies, exclusionary disciplinary policies, and investments in cops rather than school counselors. 
2/1/2019 12:00:00 AM

Deciding a Way Forward
Deciding a Way Forward

In February 2019, a special session of the United Methodist General Conference will be held in St. Louis, Missouri. This special session will focus on the church’s stance on LGBT inclusion.
1/28/2019 12:00:00 AM

40 Days of Prayer for General Conference
40 Days of Prayer for General Conference

​In 40 days, a special session of the United Methodist General Conference will convene in St. Louis, Missouri. UMWomen General Secretary Harriett Jane Olson invites all to join her in prayer. 
1/14/2019 12:00:00 AM

Grace Stephens: Breaking Down Gender Barriers in India
Grace Stephens: Breaking Down Gender Barriers in India

Grace Stephens was an Anglo-Indian missionary serving in Madras, India, teaching women and children and transforming women’s lives.
1/7/2019 12:00:00 AM

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