Author Archives: Tara Barnes

About Tara Barnes

editor of response, the magazine of United Methodist Women.

Bright Lights (May 2017)

United Methodist Women’s Ministry Hosts Annual Fundraiser United Methodist Women at Trinity United Methodist Church in Greenwood, South Carolina, offers its annual soup and salad luncheon. St. John’s United Methodist Women hosts Mother/Daughter Banquet United Methodist Women at St. John’s United … Continue reading

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From the Editor (June 2017)

The May 2017 issue of response included an article on a United Methodist Women-sponsored rally against North Carolina’s House Bill 2 in January 2017. United Methodist Women chose to stand against HB2 because it used women’s rights to privacy and … Continue reading

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Message From the Editor (May 2017)

This issue supplements the new United Methodist Women geographical study: Missionary Conferences of The United Methodist Church in the United States by J. Ann Craig. The conferences covered in the book and this issue are the Red Bird Missionary Conference, … Continue reading

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Bright Lights (April 2017)

Recovery Point Bluefield at Maximum Capacity and Seeking to Expand United Methodist Women at Trinity United Methodist Church in Bluefield, West Virginia, organize community meal in partnership with local addiction recovery organization. Women’s Weekend Includes Look at Mass Incarceration United Methodist … Continue reading

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Bright Lights (March 2017)

Oxford United Methodist Church Holds Chocolate Festival United Methodist Women at Oxford United Methodist Church in Oxford, Pennsylvania, host popular chocolate festival. Local Church Group Decorates Easter Eggs to Support Mission Work United Methodist Women at Trinity United Methodist Church … Continue reading

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From the Editor (March 2017)

This month United Methodist Women celebrates its 148th anniversary as a women’s mission organization. This is a milestone worth celebrating, both for the foresight of our foremothers and for the passion and faith of members today. Our anniversary is also … Continue reading

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Bright Lights (February 2017)

Los Alamos Women Rally Against Human Trafficking United Methodist Women from First United Methodist Church in Los Alamos, New Mexico, raise awareness of human trafficking. Cumbee Center Receives “Purses of Love” From St. John’s Circle 6 Members of Circle 6 … Continue reading

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