UMW


UMW - United Methodist Women

Our Mission
The largest women's organization in the world,
the United Methodist Women (UMW) emphasizes services
for women, youth, and children by supporting missions
in thousands of communities in every state
and in over 50 countries around the world.

UMW are a community of believers in God and disciples of Christ
who are called to deepen their personal faith
and to provide vital corporate ministries of
worship, education, mission, fellowship, and evangelism in the church and the world

Purpose
The organized unit of United Methodist Women shall be a community of women whose purpose is to know God and to experience freedom as whole persons through Jesus Christ; to develop a creative, supportive fellowship; and to expand concepts of mission through participation in the global ministries of the church.

You Are Invited
All women are invited to join one of the four circles at Trinity United Methodist Church.  Come, join women just like you -- women of all ages; single and married, working and retired, moms, grandmothers, and even great grandmothers.  We are women who love to travel, quilt, cook, garden, read, do crafts, enjoy music, and the arts.  We learn from each other and make life-long friends.

  Members can take advantage of many opportunities such as

   Prayer, Bible studies, spiritual retreats
   Hands-on mission in local communities
   Mission education experiences
   Leadership development and training opportunities
   Partnership with women in mission in the country and around the world.
   Advocacy for social justice issues, including those pertaining to the environment, domestic violence, immigration, and the many other concerns that impact the lives of women, children, and youth
   Engagement in racial justice issues.

We are faith, hope, and love in action.

   FAITH - Thousands of women participate in our reading programs and educational opportunities annually to grow spiritually, become more deeply rooted in Christ, and put faith into action.
    HOPE - Our national mission institutions empower women, care for children, educate and equip youth, care for the neglected, advocate for social justice issues, create economic opportunities and strengthen neighborhoods.
   LOVE - Our members give out of their love for the world and provide financial support for national mission institutions, higher education scholarships for international students, and 121 programs taking place in 110 countries.
   ACTION - UMW members' voices are heard around the world as they call for justice on issues such as immigration, human trafficking, domestic violence, health care, and the environment.

For more information
www.unitedmethodistwomen.org

www.umcsc.org/umw