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 15 August 2016.
PURPOSE - below
Conference and District Mission Teams
Local Units Links and Information
Conference Calendar of Events 2016
The Detroit Conference News
West Michigan Highlights
Conference Standing Rules 2016
Mission Today Objectives 2016
Winning Video from the Conference
UMW Video Contest
Click and watch the video.
Mission u 2016 Dates and Studies|
Mission u 2016 Registration Forms
includes One Day Mission u opportunities,
Two Day School, H.O.M.E. Experience,
Youth Studies, Children Studies
Mission u of the North 2016 Registration Forms
ANNUAL MEETING in Marquette
October 22 Registration Form
Early Bird Registration due Oct 8
October 21-22 BUS TRIP Information
Reservations Due Sept 15 - PLAN NOW
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.
"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 UNITED METHODIST WOMEN.
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.
Michigan Mission Workers and Projects
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