Category Archives: Mission u

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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How to Use This Issue (April 2015)

He arose! He arose! Hallelujah! Christ arose! This month we celebrate Easter. When Jesus appeared to his disciples after the Resurrection, they didn’t recognize him. This month, look for Jesus in unexpected places, in maybe the least expected places. The best way to use this issue is to supplement … Continue reading

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From the Editor (April 2015)

United Methodist Women foremothers learned early on that education was going to be a key factor if they were to be effective in answering God’s call to mission with women, children and youth. Their zeal for mission was certain, but it was soon … Continue reading

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From the President (July/August 2014)

The Promise We Keep The summer months have been very busy. I’m sure many of you are attending, teaching or assisting at your Mission u and gaining new insights from our mission studies. Mission u is a wonderful time of fellowship with new friends, … Continue reading

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How to Use This Issue (June 2014)

The June issue hit mailboxes right as most conferences are gearing up for Mission u: Learning Together for Transformation of the World. The United Methodist Women mission books being studied in 2014 are The Church and People With Disabilities, The Roma of Europe and How Is It With Your Soul? (all … Continue reading

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How to Use This Issue (May 2014)

This issue of response supplements the 2014 United Methodist Women mission study The Church and People with Disabilities: Awareness, Accessibility and Advocacy by Peggy A. Johnson. Have this issue of the magazine on hand when reading or teaching the mission study for additional perspectives on issues impacting people who are living with … Continue reading

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From the President (May 2014)

What’s In Your Hands? We have been blessed by God to be a part of an organization of women who for 145 years have used their hands to turn their faith, hope and love into action on behalf of women, children and youth. Today … Continue reading

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