Author Archives: Shannon

Message From the President (November 2017)

Welcome the Stranger To those in search of a savior, for those looking for a church home, United Methodist Women are called to welcome the stranger not just once but until they are no longer a stranger. To steal from … Continue reading

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Message From the President (October 2017)

The Right to Breathe The environment is in the news a lot this year and for many different reasons. President Trump announcing his intention to pursue U.S. withdrawal from the Paris Agreements seemed to “start” some of these conversations. There … Continue reading

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Message From the President (September 2017)

A Call to Assembly Come celebrate 150 years of women organizing for mission at “The Power of Bold,” United Methodist Women’s 20th quadrennial Assembly, May 18-20, 2018, at the Greater Columbus Convention Center in Columbus, Ohio! Join women from around … Continue reading

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Message From The President (July/August 2017)

What Do You Choose? You have a choice. You can choose to be busy. You can choose to make time. You choose. Life is choices. Life is priorities. We are inundated with choices every day. So, what do you choose? What … Continue reading

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Message From the President (June 2017)

Learning to Transform Lives We are called to live together. As Christians we are meant to live with one another. Our faith calls us to build community in Christ, not by standing alone but by working alongside those we serve. … Continue reading

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Message From the President (May 2017)

Your Giving Matters This year, International Women’s Day, March 8, kicked off the 61st United Nations Commission on the Status of Women, its purpose to address economic empowerment of women. There women from around the world met to discuss issues … Continue reading

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Message From the President (March 2017)

The Importance of United Methodist Women I was recently asked if United Methodist Women is relevant today. My immediate answer was, “Of course. Look at all the great things we are doing to empower, educate, and transform women, youth, and … Continue reading

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