Category Archives: 150th Anniversary

How to Use This Issue (February 2016)

“The map is not the territory.” This quote reminds me that while maps, like the ones in this issue, can be seen, there is more to a place and a person than meets the eye. We use our sense of … Continue reading

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From the Editor (February 2016)

This issue is our bi-yearly Mission Maps issue, showing where United Methodist Women is putting faith, hope and love into action around the world. Where our hands can’t reach, our hearts and financial giving can, making our creative, supportive community … Continue reading

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Remember the Legacy Fund in your year-end giving

In 2015, United Methodist Women kicked off our five-year 150th anniversary celebration with the Legacy Fund, a permanent endowment that will be the foundation for the mission outreach of future generations of women as they organize to address the needs and concerns … Continue reading

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World Thank Offering

United Methodist Women and our foremothers have used the World Thank Offering since 1881 to give thanks to God for our blessedness and to share our love with others. As one of the five channels of giving, the World Thank … Continue reading

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From the Editor (November 2015)

“The necessity of a periodical to represent this missionary work was soon discussed. Some feared it might not be sustained; but friendly hands were ready to support it, among the rest Mr. Lewis Flanders, who offered to aid the experiment … Continue reading

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From the President (September 2015)

The Foundation Has Been Laid Be strong and courageous, and do the work. Do not be afraid or discouraged, for the Lord God, my God, is with you. God will not fail you or forsake you until all the work for the service of … Continue reading

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Pauli Murray and the True Story of Courageous Women

The June 2015 issue of response features a brief story on Pauli Murray and her role in United Methodist Women and U.S. history. This video, which debuted at Assembly 2014, tells this story as well. Enjoy!

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