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 3 February 2017.
PURPOSE - below
Conference and District Mission Teams
Local Units Links and Information
Conference Calendar of Events 2016
The Detroit Conference News
TDCN Membership Article
West Michigan Highlights
FIVE STAR GIVING FORM
Conference Standing Rules 2016
Mission Today Objectives 2016
Winning Video from the Conference
UMW Video Contest
Click and watch the video.
KEEP MAKING PEACE|
"Confronting Michigan's Climate Change"
April 1, 2017 East Lansing Michigan
An article about the event and the link to registration.
Church Women United in Michigan
Information in the right column
ASSEMBLY 2018 NEWS
Why United Methodist Women
Stands with Standing Rock
Onward Christian Women Song
sung at the Annual Celebration in Marquette in October
News From United Methodist Women National
United Methodist Women 2016-2020 Board of Directors
and Program Advisory Group
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
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
and Distribution Centers
United Methodist Women National
West Michigan United Methodist Women
North Central Jurisdiction Leadership Team
Jan 2017 Visions Newsletter
World Federation of Methodist
and Uniting Church Women
Church Women United
Church Women United in Michigan
CWU Assembly Letter
CWU Assembly Information
CWU Assembly Registration Form