Bright Lights (July/August 2016)

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Bluff Park United Methodist Church Holds Climate Justice Forum
The United Methodist Women group at Bluff Park United Methodist Church in Hoover, Alabama, on Monday is holding a public forum on the topic of climate justice.

Christ United Methodist Church celebrates its 75th Fish Fry
United Methodist Women at Christ United Methodist Church in Westfield, Indiana, organizes 75th annual fish fry fundraiser for mission.

Methodist Women Meet for Mission at McCurry
United Methodist Women of the Northwest Texas Conference host Mission u at McMurry University.

Local Group Packing Weekend Lunches for Students
United Methodist Women at First United Methodist Church in Linton, Indiana, pack meals and snacks to ensure 34 students have meals for the weekend.

Habitat, Community Dedicate Family Home
United Methodist Women of Fairfield Glade United Methodist Church In Fairfield Glade, Tennessee, helped provide bathroom supplies for a local family moving into a Habitat for Humanity home.

First United Methodist Women Offering Back to School Supplies
United Methodist Women of First United Methodist Church in DeFuniak Springs, Florida, provide schools supplies for local children.

United Methodist Women Plans Annual Flea Market; Funds Will Go to Various Projects
The United Methodist Women of Cedartown First United Methodist Church, in Cedartown, Georgia, hosts annual flea market fundraiser for mission.

St. Andrew Women’s Group Stays Busy
United Methodist Women at St. Andrew United Methodist Church in Beavercreek, Ohio, are the heart and feet of the church.

Steuben Gears Up for Old Home Days
United Methodist Women at Steuben United Methodist Church in Steuben, New York, help celebrate local farmers with their pork dinner at the annual Old Home Days.

Unity World Festival on Urbanna Firehouse Grounds
United Methodist Women at Lower United Methodist Church in Hartfield, Virginia, participate in a unity festival to help bridge gaps between church and community.

St. Mark’s United Methodist Women Feed Work Camp Youth
United Methodist Women at St. Mark’s United Methodist Church in Petersburg, Virginia, support youth mission service.

Residents Tour Pequot Lakes Area Historical Society Museum
Members and friends of United Methodist Women at Grace United Methodist Church in Moorhead, Minnesota, and Pequot Lakes Women’s Club tour the Pequot Lakes Area Historical Society Museum.

Dillard University Retiree Celebrates 102nd Birthday
United Methodist Women member Doris Bailey Bell in New Orleans, Louisiana, celebrates 102nd birthday.

Sister Schubert Comes to Pensacola
Patricia Barnes, better known as Sister Schubert, visited Pensacola as part of a United Methodist Women fundraiser at First United Methodist Church in Pensacola, Florida.

Pfeiffer University Hosts Mission u Event
United Methodist Women-supported national mission institution Pfeiffer University is host site for the Western North Carolina Conference Mission u.

Gay Pastor Agrees to Leave Her Post at Johnson County Church
President of United Methodist Women at Edgerton United Methodist Church in Edgerton, Kansas, defends her pastor as she faces discrimination and persecution.

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About Tara Barnes

editor of response, the magazine of United Methodist Women.
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