Women’s Ministry

The organized unit of United Methodist Women

PURPOSE

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.

General Meeting – First Tuesday, 9:30 a.m. at the church. (We will not have General Meetings in the summer)

Noon Circle – Third Thursdays at noon at the church.

UMW Sponsored Book Club

The group meets on the 3rd Monday of each month at 6:00 p.m. in the Commons area.

2016

April: Just Mercy
May: The Weight of Mercy
June: The Slocum Massacre

2013

October: The Undertaker’s Wife*
September: We Wait You*
August: Outcasts United *
July: Praying for Strangers *
June: Closing the Food Gap *
May: Here If You Need Me *
April: I am Hutterite *
March: The Mysterious Stranger
February: Half The Sky *
January: The Noticer *

2012

April 26: The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks —Rebecca Sloot *
May 24: In the Sancturary of the Outcasts – Neil White
June 28: Walk in a Relaxed Manner – Joyce Rupp *
July 24: The Latehomecomer – by Kao Kalia Yang *
August 21: Beaded Hope — Cathy Liggett *
September 25: Zeitoun – Dave Eggers
October 23: Strangers and Neighbors –Maria Poggi Johnson
November: Enrique’s Journey *

These are great books to read the starred ones are on the UMW Reading List. You may want to read even if you don’t want to join the reading group. Come join us and share in the discussion.

News story about our part in the Linus Project Blankets

District and Conference Meetings and Events

  • Legislative Event —
  • Local officer training —
  • Conference Spiritual Growth —
  • District Spring Meeting
  • Annual Conference in Houston —
  • School of Christian Mission —
  • Conference Fall Meeting —
  • Northwest District Fall Meeting —

Projects:

  1. Knitting or crocheting Prayer Shawls. Patterns and information is available.
  2. Project Linus — we are making blankets for children who are ill or abuse. Join the project and bring the blankets to the Library Classroom and they’ll be taken to Project Linus in Tyler for processing. We have completed hundreds of blankets so far (thanks to Diana Woyt).
  3. Pillowcase Dresses and little boy shorts– These will go to Kenya or Haiti
  4. Kits for Sager Brown. This year we are doing School Kits.

Get information online:

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09:30 AM, Sun, Sunday School

Sunday school classes are available for nursery, children, youth, and adults.

UPCOMING EVENTS

Sunday school classes are available for nursery, children, youth, and adults.

Sunday school classes are available for nursery, children, youth, and adults.

Sunday school classes are available for nursery, children, youth, and adults.

Sunday school classes are available for nursery, children, youth, and adults.

Sunday school classes are available for nursery, children, youth, and adults.

Latest News

MEETING JESUS: MARY

“Meeting Jesus: Mary” A Message on John 19:25-27 For Jacksonville First United Methodist Church May 12, 2019 By Doug Wintermute dwinterm@yahoo.com John 19:25-27 (NRSV) Meanwhile, standing near the cross of Jesus were his mother, and his mother’s sister, Mary the wife of Clopas, and Mary Magdalene. 26 When Je [...]

May 14, 2019

Where you can find us

Gather • Grow • Give • Go

We would love to have you join us for church at First United Methodist Church in Jacksonville this weekend

ADDRESS:

FUMC Jacksonvilee

1031 SE Loop 456
Jacksonville, TX 75766

PHONE:

(903) 586-2494

E-MAIL:

info@jacksonvillemethodist.org

Church Hours:

Mon-Fri:

10:00am -5:00pm

Sun:

9:00am -1:00pm

Get in Touch

We would be thrilled to hear from you

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