United Methodist Women

You are invited to Join 
United Methodist Women
of
First United Methodist Church

United Methodist Church Women – 7 Circles with 10-34 members in each. Ages 30’s – 90’s – all are welcome. Meet monthly with planned programs, missions and activities. In 2016 raised and distributed $10,000 for church projects and missions.

United Methodist Church Women Leadership – 2017
President: Debbie Ryals
Vice President: Lorre Bowen 
Treasurer: Brenda Anderson 
Spiritual Leader: Eileen Jacobs 
Social Actions: Lauren Riddick 
Education/Interpretation: Patty Vore
Membership/Nurture/Outreach: Cecelia Ashley 
Nominations and Past President: Shirley Stone


Circle Leaders: Linda Alligood, Kay Buckman, Louise Cowell, Sara Cutler, Connie Howard, Cherri Howdy, Ruth Sparrow, Sara Katherine Oden, Paula Willey.

If you are interested in joining a circle contact Cecelia Ashley or any of these leaders.  
Debbie Ryals –  dgryals@suddenlink.net

 

Purpose

THE ORGANIZED UNIT OF THE METHODIST WOMEN SHALL BE A COMMUNITY OF WOMEN WHOSE PURPOSE IS TO KNOW GOD AND TO EXPERIENCE FREEDOM AS WHOLE PERSONS THROUGH JESUS CHRIST, AND TO DEVELOP A CREATIVE, SUPPORTIVE FELLOWSHIP AND TO EXPAND CONCEPTS OF MISSIONS THROUGH PARTICIPATION IN THE GLOBAL MINISTRIES OF THE CHURCH.

Our Goals

INCREASE MEMBERSHIP IN THE CURRENT UMW CIRCLES

ORGANIZE ADDITIONAL CIRCLES BASED ON AGE: (20-30 AGE GROUP; 40+ AGE GROUP; 50+ AGE GROUP)
PLAN NEW, EXCITING AND VERY FUN ACTIVITIES, SUCH AS MOTHER-DAUGHTER LUNCHEON, FASHION SHOW LUNCHEON, MISSION FUNDRAISER, SENIOR CITIZEN RECOGNITION BANQUET, CRAFT CLASSES, ETC.
“IN THE SAME WAY, LET YOUR LIGHT SHINE BEFORE OTHERS, SO THAT THEY MAY SEE YOUR GOOD WORKS AND GIVE GLORY TO YOUR FATHER WHO IS IN HEAVEN.”…MATTHEW 5:16