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United Methodist Women Program Advisory Group holds first meeting of 2021-2024 quadrennium


By Tara Barnes Editor, response magazine United Methodist Women The 2021-2024 United Methodist Women Program Advisory Group gathered via Zoom for its first annual meeting on March 11-13, 2021. This global gathering included national director Debra Payne representing the North Alabama Conference. The group members met for orientation and preparing for their work throughout the next four years. The program advisory group studies issues and prepares recommendations to the national board regarding ...

United Methodist Women share information on upcoming mission events


The North Alabama Conference United Methodist Women wish to share a special addition of their Horizons newsletter with all local church leaders. This issue features information and registration forms for events such as Mission u, Children’s Mission Camp and Children’s One Day Event. These events are a great opportunity for your congregation! Click here to download a .pdf of this Horizons special addition.  

Northeast District United Methodist Women to host Human Trafficking Seminar on January 25


Human trafficking is a form of modern-day slavery, and is the second largest criminal industry in the world after drug trade. According the U.S. Department of State Trafficking in Persons Report 2010, the number of adults and children currently in forced labor, bonded labor and forced prostitution is 12.3 million. Susie Johnson, Women’s Division Washington Office of Public Policy says, “ Human trafficking is a crime. United Methodist Women from across the nation have joined this sacred mission ...

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