UMW Reading Program and Contributions

Reading Program

The UMW maintains a library in the church with books from the UMW reading program.  Members can participate in a reading plan, which includes books from these five areas:

  • Education for Mission
  • Leadership Development
  • Nurturing for Community
  • Social Action
  • Spiritual Growth

How You Can Contribute

  • Yearly Dues – $20.00 usually paid in January meeting.  This money is in lieu of fund-raising events and enables us to support local charities and extra mission projects.
  • Monthly Pledge to Missions – $2.00 per month, suggested minimum.  This money may be paid each month or all at once, usually in January.  This pledge supports UMW’s national and international work.
  • World Thank Offering – Special offering each month.  This offering is given to express gratitude for God’s abundance and to celebrate the joys of life.  This money supports the UMW’s mission throughout the world
  • Call to Prayer and Self-Denial Offering

Where Your UMW Contributions Go

  • Methodist Home
  • Friends for Life
  • Meals on Wheels
  • Compassion Ministries
  • Family Abuse Center
  • Aldersgate
  • Talitha Koum
  • Care Net Pregnancy Center
  • Caritas
  • Baylor Wesley Foundation
  • United Methodist Committee on Relief (UMCOR)
  • United Methodist Missionaries
  • United Methodist Women’s Global Outreach