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150th Anniversary of United Methodist Women / The Legacy Fund
March 23, 2019, will mark 150 years of women in mission. We will celebrate our strong foundation and we will prepare for the next 150 years so our daughters, granddaughters, nieces and sisters in Christ can continue our legacy of faith, hope and love in action. 2015 begins a five year path to that 150th Anniversary celebration, during which we will challenge every single member of United Methodist Women to join in legacy we will leave for the next 150 years. YOU are a critical and important part of the celebration! Read more about it!
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Faith. Hope. Love in Action
We are women with a 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.
2019 Prayer Calendar
Offering a full year of insight and information, the Prayer Calendar 2019 is a daily resource for United Methodist Women. This invaluable resource lets you know what is happening in mission and moves you to put your faith, hope and love into action for people in our communities and around the world. Order one, and use it daily!
2018-2019 Program Book: Sisterhood of Grace
Sisterhood of Grace. Get one and use it in your local unit!
The 2018–2019 Program Book celebrates United Methodist Women’s 150 years of women organized for mission. Each of the monthly programs looks back to our legacy and connects it to where we are today.
2019 Call to Prayer & Self Denial
Building a Thriving Generation of Children and Youth Worldwide:
The mission focus for 2019 is “Building a Thriving Generation of Children and Youth Worldwide,” which provides an opportunity for United Methodist Women members to learn more about the difficult circumstances children and youth face at home and abroad. All offerings received from A Call to Prayer and Self-Denial observance this year will go to programs that promote well-being and equal opportunities for children and youth in need, including:
- Advocacy to end the school-to-prison pipeline.
- Anti-violence and child protection programs.
- Afterschool and wraparound programs.
- Vocational livelihood training for refugees and vulnerable children and youth.
- Formal and informational workshops on healthy living.
- Equal access to education.
Access to educational and life opportunities for children with disabilities.