What's Happening in August ...
UMW Book Discussion Group
Wednesday, August 22
Join us on Wednesday, August 22, at 12:45 p.m. in the Fireside Room. This month's book is The Tea Planters Wife by Dinah Jeffries. All attendees should bring their own lunch for the End of the Summer Indoor Picnic. Contact Mary Abe (firstname.lastname@example.org) for more information.
Looking Ahead in 2018...
Tuesday, September 4, 9 a.m.
Program: Sustainability: Our Connection with Each Other and the Environment.
Speaker: Kay McQueen, Founder and Director of SCARE
Hostess: Mary Circle
Tuesday, October 2, 9 a.m.
Program: World Thank Offering : Spiritual Growth
Coordinators, Katy Klepper & Ruth Wills
Hostess: Martha-Esther Circle
Saturday, November 10: Mistletoe Marketplace (No UMW General Meeting)
Tuesday, December 4, 9 a.m.
Special Christmas Program
Remembrance Service and Installation of Officers for 2019
Hostess: Leadership Team (catered lunch)
Learning Together for Transformation of the World
For participants, Mission u is an opportunity to study current issues impacting society based on current mission study topics with particular attention to the responsibilities of women in fulfilling the mission work of the church. Participants grow in understanding the mission of the church in the current world context; conference events are open to members and non-members of United Methodist Women.
Study Topics for 2018:
Spiritual Growth Study: Embracing Wholeness
Geographic Study: Missionary Conferences of the U.S.
Social Justice Study: What About Our Money?