Category Archives: From the Editor

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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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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From the Editor (December 2016)

This December issue of response once again features the United Methodist Women Reading Program list. Within it you’ll find books to help you grow spiritually, develop as leaders, nurture community, commit to action and transform yourselves through education. Don’t be … Continue reading

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From the Editor (November 2016)

In addition to stories of the great work of and supported by United Methodist Women, the section introductions in this issue include excerpts from “Remembering the Sand Creek Massacre: A Historical Review of Methodist Involvement, Influence and Response,” a report … Continue reading

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From the Editor (October 2016)

Woman’s work has been defined for women throughout time. Women have also defied their assigned roles for as long as these roles have been assigned. As this month’s Bible study tells, Jesus trusted not only the voice of women but … Continue reading

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From the Editor (September 2016)

I was baptized and raised United Methodist. I served as youth and lay delegate to annual conference and on the board of ordained ministry and conference communication commission. I’ve worked for United Methodist Women now for two General Conferences. I … Continue reading

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From the Editor (July/August 2016)

  Up until this issue was ready to go to print, I had another column ready, one encouraging you to remember Matthew 25:35-40, to vote and to ensure that others aren’t denied the right to vote. I still encourage this. … Continue reading

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