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The stories we tell on unitedmethodistwomen.org are all related to the work of this dynamic organization of faith, hope, and love in action. Most of the articles you read below are accounts of the work made possible by Mission Giving.
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Planning Great Retreats
Planning Great Retreats

Retreats help build healthy spiritual lives and are a necessary part of putting our faith, hope and love into action.
9/29/2014 11:00:00 PM

Scholarship Stories: Becoming an Obstetrician in Honduras
Scholarship Stories: Becoming an Obstetrician in Honduras

With the support of a United Methodist Women scholarship, a medical student can finish her studies and help improve maternal health in Honduras.
9/24/2014 11:00:00 PM

Marching in the Light of God
Marching in the Light of God

On Sept. 21, I took part in the People’s Climate March, which organizers described as “the biggest, most amazing show of strength the climate movement has ever put forward.”
9/23/2014 11:00:00 PM

Walk Honoring Parents and Kids Draws Local Superheroes
Walk Honoring Parents and Kids Draws Local Superheroes

Supporters of David & Margaret Youth and Family Services dressed as superheroes for the first Annual Superheroes Walk honoring the agency’s foster parents and children.
9/19/2014 11:00:00 PM

Birth Attendants in Haiti Provide Life-Saving Services to Young Mot...
Birth Attendants in Haiti Provide Life-Saving Services to Young Mothers

United Methodist Women helps fund the training of Traditional Birth Attendants in Haiti who deliver babies safely when mothers can’t make it to a hospital.
9/11/2014 11:00:00 PM

Because We Believe: A Wesleyan Response to Ferguson,  Missouri
Because We Believe: A Wesleyan Response to Ferguson, Missouri

As followers of Christ, we are called to seek justice, particularly in times of crisis. The killing of Michael Brown in St. Louis, Missouri, left many feeling confused, dismayed and heartbroken.
9/11/2014 12:00:00 AM

A Call to Prayer for Those Affected by the Ebola Crisis
A Call to Prayer for Those Affected by the Ebola Crisis

A letter to the national office describes the hardships that women and children endure during the Ebola crisis in Sierra Leone . Please remember those who are suffering in your prayers. 
9/8/2014 11:00:00 PM

Income Inequality in America
Income Inequality in America

Poverty in the United States is a growing problem with very real consequences for American citizens and families.
9/5/2014 11:00:00 PM

United Methodist Women and USAID Partner to Address Fistula
United Methodist Women and USAID Partner to Address Fistula

Participants in the workshop will include young women, men, young adult presidents and women’s presidents from all 13 districts in Mozambique.
9/3/2014 11:00:00 PM

사랑은 자선과 정의입니다.
사랑은 자선과 정의입니다.

전문가들은 인간은 동시에 여러가지 일을 할 수 없다고 말합니다. 전문가들은 우리가 회의나 대화에 집중하면서 문자나 이메일에 회신하는 것을 동시에 할 수 있다는 생각은 우리 스스로를 기만하는 것이라고 이야기합니다. 저는 가끔 우리가 주변 사람들의 필요를 충족시키기 위해 그리고 그러한 필요로 비롯된 제도를 개선하기 위해 노력할 때 우리도 이와 같은 경험을 한다고 느낍니다.
8/31/2014 11:00:00 PM

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