United Methodist Women
United Methodist Women (UMW) is a faith-based membership organization of laywomen within The United Methodist Church. UMW is organized for mission, and members are committed to growing as disciples of Jesus Christ in community with other women and building the lives of women, children, and youth. United Methodist Women has been in mission for more than 140 years.
What is the 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.
What is the Vision?
United Methodist Women is turning faith, hope, and love into action on behalf of women, children, and youth around the world.