United Methodist Women
PURPOSE of United Methodist Women
The organized unit of 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.
All Women Welcome!
YOU ARE INVITED TO ATTEND
While we would very much enjoy your membership with us, you do not have to be a member. You are invited to participate in any of our events. We look forward to meeting you.
Garden Street Quilters - Every Tuesday, Friendship Room, 10 a.m. ~ 2 p.m.
- Executive Board Meeting June 8 10am Room A
- Rhoda Fellowship- No meeting in June
Daytime Fellowships - June 27 at 12 noon:
- Rachel Fellowship
- Elizabeth Fellowship- Program: Sharing a treasure from your past
- Esther Fellowship- Lunch at Large Shelter at Whatcom Falls Park, Wed. June 26. Bring a summer salad.
SAVE THE DATE for GSUMC’s Annual Women’s Retreat on 8/9 and 8/10 at Cedar Springs Resort in Sumas, WA. Jenni Yeoh will be our retreat leader and Lois Prang will return again to serve as our music director. More info. available 5/1.
UMW NEWS AND MISSION
HEALTH KITS: Please join Rachel Fellowship in collecting Health Kit items on a continual basis. Health Kits will be sent to the United Methodist Committee on Relief (UMCOR) who will disperse them during natural disaster. Please place items in the library. All items must be new.
- 1 hand towel 15" x 25" to 17"x 27" kitchen
cleaning and microfiber towels not acceptable
- 1 washcloth
- 1 comb
comb needs to be sturdy and at least 8" long
no pocket combs or picks please
rattail combs and combs without handles are acceptable
- 1 metal nail file or clipper
no emery boards or toenail clippers please
- 1 bath size soap
3 oz. and larger sizes only all brands are acceptable
do not remove from original packaging
- 1 toothbrush
adult size only do not remove from original packaging
- 6 adhesive bandages
¾" to 1 " size common household band aids
- 1 plastic bag one gallon size
sealable bags only
- $1.00 to purchase toothpaste
GARDEN STREET COOKS: A cookbook of recipes collected from the church community. Funds go to UMW mission projects. Pick one up for $12 or have one mailed for $18. Call or email the church office.
If you have pictures that could be used on this webpage, please email them to Kris Ann.
Click here to visit UMW at General Board of Global Ministries website.
Click here to visit UMW at Pacific Northwest Conference website.