March Bright Lights

17 groups for girls, women come together for empowering event
United Methodist Women join other women’s group to celebrate International Women’s Day at St. Cloud State University in St. Cloud, Minn.

United Methodist Women in Helena, Ark., host Lent event
United Methodist Women at First United Methodist Church in Helena, Ark.,  host a series of Lenten Listening programs featuring special words and music at noon each Wednesday from March 5-April 16.

Plano United Methodist Women gives young women the chance to attend senior prom in style
United Methodist Women at St. Andrew United Methodist Church in Plano, Texas, offer thousands of dresses at no cost to young women who may otherwise be unable to have a dress to wear to prom.

United Methodist Women member turns 106
Tassie Bradley, longtime United Methodist Women member and oldest member of Ebenezer United Methodist Church in Old Fort, N.C. Ebenezer’s United Methodist Women held a birthday part for Ms. Bradley

United Methodist Women celebrate World Day of Prayer
United Methodist Women in Murray, Iowa, host a World Day of Prayer service March 7 remembering women of Egypt and in support of ecumenical efforts toward justice, peace, healing and wholeness.

United Methodist Women host annual baked potato lunch
United Methodist Women at First United Methodist Church of Stephensville, Texas, host 26th annual baked potato lunch to raise funds for children’s school supplies.

United Methodist Women host 5K
United Methodist Women in Salisbury, N.C., host a chilly 5K race for mission.

Newnan Chapel United Methodist Women sponsor Women’s Day
United Methodist Women of Newnan Chapel United Methodist Church host Women’s Day, with the theme “Making It Happen,” featuring women working in Africa.

United Methodist Women attend legislative training event
United Methodist Women in Jefferson City, Mo., attend the 42nd annual legislative training event learning about the achievement gap in education, bullying, food safety and identity theft.

United Methodist Women host anti-bullying workshop
Detroit Renaissance District United Methodist Women host a panel discussion on ho to stop bullying.

United Methodist Women support United Methodist Children’s Services
Cindy Thompson of United Methodist Children’s Services in Milwaukee, Wisc., knows she can rely on United Methodist Women to support programs for women, children and youth.


About Tara Barnes

editor of response, the magazine of United Methodist Women.
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