United Methodist Women


The Detroit Conference is made up of six districts,
including the Upper Peninsula
and the eastern side of the state of Michigan.
US 127 going down the middle of the state
is the approximate western boundary
in the Lower Peninsula.
Other boundaries include four Great Lakes.

This site was updated on 28 September 2016.
United Methodist Women is the largest denominational faith organization for women with approximately 800,000 members
whose mission is fostering spiritual growth, developing leaders and advocating for justice.

PURPOSE - below

Conference and District Mission Teams
Local Units Links and Information

Conference Calendar of Events 2016

The Detroit Conference News
Fall 2016

West Michigan Highlights
Summer 2016
Fall 2016


Conference Standing Rules 2016

Conference Goals

Mission Today Objectives 2016

Winning Video from the Conference
UMW Video Contest

Click and watch the video.

October 22 Registration Form
Early Bird Registration due Oct 8
October 21-22 BUS TRIP Information
Reservations Due Sept 15 - PLAN NOW

Mission u 2016 Dates and Studies
Mission u of the North 2016 Registration Forms

Be Just. Be Green.
At the Conference Leadership Training,
BJBG Jurisdiction Trainer Jeanne Long
gave a presentation on
the Be Just. Be Green. program.
Click on the link above to find
more information about these programs:
13 Steps to Sustainability
Become a "Be Just. Be Green." Advocate
Carbon Footprint Calculator
Women's Carbon Fund

United Methodist Community House
Grand Rapids MI
Please read the article and considering giving.
Area United Methodist Women Come Together

Action Alert:Remembering the Past
by Examining the Present

Justice and Responsibility in Modern Times
Women and Slavery

News From United Methodist Women National
United Methodist Women 2012-2016 Board of Directors
and Program Advisory Group

Hope and Hospitality
United Methodist Women - resource on immigration:
Hope and Hospitality,
a resource manual for migrant rights.
It includes Bible studies, worship,
programs, hymns and prayers,
United Methodist policy, articles
and resources on controversial issues,
a resource list, action ideas, and
articles linking immigration
to other United Methodist Women
social action priorities.

Immigration Report
"Because We Believe: United Methodist Women Take Action
for Immigrant and Civil Rights 2006-2012"

United Methodist Women Launches
Principles to Immigration Reform
United Methodist Women across the country
are doing amazing work.
Click here to connect to the webpage
with downloads of the report and more information
about what you can do.

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.

Membership shall be open to any woman who indicates her desire
to belong and to participate in the global mission of the church

Through their generous giving United Methodist Women members
help empower and improve the lives of women, youth and children
in the United States and around the world.
More than 70 percent of Mission Giving funds from members
go to programs and projects supporting women, children and youth.
Click here to find out more about giving.

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Michigan Mission Workers and Projects

Distribution Centers

United Methodist Women National

West Michigan United Methodist Women

North Central Jurisdiction
United Methodist Women

World Federation of Methodist
and Uniting Church Women

Church Women United

Church Women United in Michigan

Michigan Mission Workers and Projects

Distribution Centers

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