United Methodist Women
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.
Next meeting: All women are welcome on April 4, 2013 at 7 PM in the Haley Room. Devotions, planning for Mothers and Daughters event (May 13) ... and report on fish dinners. Please join us. Many thanks to all who worked, baked pies or came to eat. The proceeds of these dinners supports our budget for programs, special events, and missions.
Niagara Frontier District has re-established Gift Day. Merle Showers will speak on “Reinventing Ourselves” on Saturday Aril 27, at Baker Memorial UMC in East Aurora. The program will begin with registration at 9:30 AM. People should bring items for Pink Bags (personal items and toiletries for Women Veterans) or other donations. A list will be distributed.
For the UMCOR Birthing Kits, we still need small bars of soap, receiving blankets and 4 mil plastic, or cash donation for shipping costs.
Scholarships are available for anyone to attend Mission U at Asbury Retreat Center, July 18-20, 2013. “LEARNING TOGETHER FOR THE TRANSPORMATION OF THE WORLD”—An opportunity for Growth- Spiritually, Intellectually, Socially. Registration forms are posted on the bulletin board and on our website.