United Methodist Women

Many women were also there, looking on from a distance; they had followed Jesus from Galilee and had provided for him.  Matthew 27:55

 

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THE PURPOSE

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.


Our Fellowship Gatherings

Second Thursday of every month except June, July, August, and November

Lunch at Noon

Program at 1:00

Short Business Meeting Following the Program

 

Next Fellowship Gathering will be at noon on September 14

 

We will have our annual All Women’s Birthday Party

August 17 at 2 pm

Bring a blank birthday card to give to someone else

In the months of August and September, we will be collecting items for Marta’s House, our local women’s shelter

A list of items is available on our June News Sheet (see below)


United Methodist Women’s News Sheet

June 2017 News Sheet

May 2017 News Sheet

April 2017 News Sheet

March 2017 News Sheet

February 2017 News Sheet

January 2017 News Sheet

 


Our Circles

 

Hope Circle

3rd Tuesday @ Noon

Bring a sandwich

Salad & Dessert Provided

Next Meeting:

September 19

 

Lydia Circle

The Most Convenient Wednesday @ 7:00 pm

Meeting in private homes

Call the church office for information: 541-884-4053

Next meeting:

September – date TBA

 

Susanna Sewing and Craft Circle

Every Wednesday

about 11:00 – 2:00

Susanna Circle members bring projects to work on for the bazaar or their own projects

Bring a sack lunch

Call the church office @ 541-884-4053 to be sure we are meeting.


2016-2017 Nut Price List

ALL FRESH THIS YEAR

541-884-4053

(1 Lb. Price) – Prices are now $1 off the listed price

ALMONDS – roasted & salted – $ 8.25

DARK CHOCOLATE ALMONDS – $ 8.00

CASHEWS – giant whole – $ 9.50

CASHEWS – honey roasted – $ 8.75

PEANUTS – honey roasted – $ 5.00 – 1 left as of 6/21/2017 – NOW $4.00

PECANS – fancy mammoth halves-natural – $ 9.50

PRAELINE PECANS – $ 8.50 – 5 left as of 6/21/2017 – NOW $7.50

PISTACHIOS – natural salted in shell – $ 9.00

WALNUTS – light halves & pieces – $ 9.00

HEATHY HEART NUT MIX – cashews, almonds, cranberries, pumpkin seeds, raisins – $ 7.50

TROPICAL BLEND – pineapple, cranberries, macadamias, cashews, almonds – $ 7.50

DARK CHOCOLATE CRANBERRIES – $ 7.50 – 11 left as of 6/21/2017 – NOW $6.50

MIXED CHOC CRANBERRIES – dark, milk, & white chocolates – $ 7.50

YOGURT RAISINS – $ 5.50

TURKISH APRICOT HALVES – $ 6.25

MILK CHOC PECAN CLUSTERS – 9 oz. box – 12 pc. – $ 6.25

DK CHOC PEANUT BUTTER MELT – 8 oz. box – 16 pc. – $ 7.00 – 4 left as of 6/21/2017 – NOW $6.00

2016-2017 Nut Price List


Links to United Methodist Women’s Web Sites:

 

These three short videos from United Methodist Women National Office tell our history in an entertaining fashion:

The League of Extraordinary Women

In the late 1800s, women in India could not get medical attention from male doctors – yet there were no female physicians. Eight Methodist women raised money and sent the first female missionary; that was the first of thousands of mission projects that would build what we now call United Methodist Women.

 

The Amazing Adventures of Alma Matthews

This animated short tells the story of Alma Mathews who assisted young women immigrants in the late 1800’s in New York City. Alma Mathews’ House on 12th Street in lower Manhattan still welcomes visitors who work to make the world a better place.

 

Pauli Murray & The True Story of Courageous Women

True story! An attorney’s tale of being hired by the Women’s Division to end segregation in schools and the publication of “States’ Laws on Race and Color.” This book was influential in Brown vs. the Board of Education which ended segregation.

 

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