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.
You do not need to be a member of this church to participate in the program.

2017 Co-Presidents:
Susan Cockrell 620-342-1861
Linda Hyde 620-412-4823

UMW News


READ!  books with coffee

Check out this list of digital books for the UMW Reading Program.

Learn how to download them FREE to your mobile device courtesy of the Emporia Public Library and State of Kansas Library (instructions).  

The complete list of books for 2017 Reading Program (both print and digital)

 Consider joining a UMW circle; check out the list below!

All UMW Circles provide fellowship within a small group. There are many opportunities to support missions both locally and globally. Meals for new parents, Campus Ministry Youth, and grieving families are provided by circles, and the semi-annual church-wide garage sale is led by UMW members with sales benefiting local as well as global mission projects.
If you are in need of childcare, please talk with the circle contact provided.

Books ‘n Bits
Read and reflect on UMW Reading list books; also study other topics of interest.
Third Thursday 1:30 PM
Bev Dillman 342-9186

Wednesday Morning
Mission areas – both locally and globally –  supported by UMW
First Wednesday 9:00 AM  In the parlor
Virginia Boettcher  342-6619

Thursday Morning
Wide variety of topics, devotions, fellowship, missions support
First Thursday  9:30 AM  In the parlor
Mary Fisher  342-6626

Lunch Bunch
Devotions, prayer concerns, fellowship
First Thursday  12 – 1 PM   In the parlor; bring your lunch
Pat Mais 342-1855 or Susan Cockrell 342-1862

Dinner Crew
Share UMW information and listen to devotions as you prepare a main dish to take home to your family.
Second Monday  5:30 PM  In church basement kitchen
Cindy Kienholz  757-9606  cindyk@fumchurch.org

Gift to Mission Cards

A supply of Gift to Mission Cards suitable for various occasions is available in the church office. The cost is $5.00 each and they include a message inside saying “A gift to mission is being made in your honor through United Methodist Women.”