United Methodist Women
The PURPOSE of United Methodist Women
The Purpose is adopted by the General Conference of The United Methodist Church as the official mission statement of United Methodist Women.
United Methodist Women shall be a community of women whose purpose is to know God and to experience freedom as whole persons through Jesus Christ; to develop a creative, supportive fellowship; and to expand concepts of mission through participation in the global ministries of the church.
Out of the Purpose are four mission foci that relate to the mission initiatives and priorities of United Methodist Women.
- To be a community of women
- To know God
- To develop a creative and supportive fellowship
- To expand concepts of mission
Spiritual Retreat - Coming Soon - April 29, 2017
Mary M. Maaga, PhD will Lead a Spiritual Retreat On
“Cultivating Courage—Approaches to Victorious Living”
Saturday—April 29th from 9 to 3 pm
Mary Maaga has a PhD with distinction in Religion and Society from Drew University and was an ordained Elder in the United Methodist Church. A popular retreat leader, life coach, and author, she is offering this workshop on Cultivating Courage, also the name of a workbook she authored. The workbook will be available at the workshop but is not essential. Her current ministry is with the homeless and incarcerated people of her community.