North Texas Conference (NTC) United Women in Faith (UWF): June 7, 2022
NTC UWF News: 06.07.22

I Am a Voice Crying Out in the Wilderness

John 1:23 (CEB): John replied, "I am a voice crying out in the wilderness. Make the Lord's path straight, just as the prophet Isaiah said."

Peace be with you. Stay safe. Stay strong. Take care of one another.

Julie B. Noel, President, NTC UMW
North Texas
Annual Conference 2022
Sunday, 06.05.22: Laity Resolution on Gun Violence Approved by North Texas Annual Conference UMC Laity
On Sunday, 06.05.22, voting laity delegates to the North Texas UMC Annual Conference 2022 approved the "Laity Resolution on Gun Violence."
Wednesday, 06.08.22, 7-8:30 p.m. CDT: CWU Virtual Training: "CWU 101" - Registration Required
Church Women United invites all state and local unit current, inactive, and/or potential members to participate in its new, 12-week "Annual Training & Development" program (April-June 2022). Registration is required.

Weds., 06.08.22: "CWU 101"
Facilitator: Mira J. Washington

Weds., 06.15.22: "How to Support the National Farm Workers Ministry"
Facilitator: Julie Taylor

Weds., 06.22.22: "National Assoc. of Parliamentarians (NAP)"
Facilitator: NAP Representative

Weds., 06.29.22: "Social Justice"
Facilitator: Rev. Dr. Terri Strong
A CWU 2022 CELEBRATIONS COMMITTEE
SUPER SPECTACULAR SATURDAY
VIRTUAL EVENT
Saturday, 06.11.22, 12:00 p.m. CDT: "Exercising To Be More Like Jesus: Going The Distance" - A Virtual Event Hosted by National Church Women United - Registration Required
YOU ARE INVITED to join Church Women United (CWU) on Saturday, 06.11.22, 12:00 p.m. CDT, for "Exercising To Be More Like Jesus: Going The Distance." Join CWU members from across the U.S. for a time of fellowship, fun, and Bible study via ZOOM.

Questions? Contact:
Julie B. Noel, jbnumw@gmail.com, 214.356.2243
Hosted by UMC Bishops: LaTrelle Easterling, Michael McKee, and Gregory Palmer
Thursday, 06.16.22: The Unfinished Church Podcast Episode 3: "Choosing A Path Forward With Opal Lee"
Lean in and learn more about what we can all do to "build a better world in which racial prejudice has no power." UMC Bishops LaTrelle Easterling, Michael McKee, and Gregory Palmer invite you to listen to The Unfinished Church podcast which launched on Thursday, 05.19.22.
Saturday, 06.18.22, 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. CDT: "Together We Stand Against Domestic Violence: Women Called Moses" - A Virtual Learning Event Hosted by Metro District UWF
Metro District UWF has selected the emergency shelter, Women Called Moses, as its 2022 mission project. Join us on Saturday, 06.18.22, 10 a.m.-12 p.m. CDT, via ZOOM to learn more.

As a business leader, mother, and survivor of domestic violence, Women Called Moses founder, Debra Nixon Bowles, has "given wings to the hopes and dreams of thousands of women in underserved communities" in southern Dallas.

Debra understands the spoken and unspoken needs of women who find themselves navigating the unpredictable violent behaviors of their partners. "Safety First!" is the guiding principle of Women Called Moses.

ZOOM Meeting ID
843 9018 9832

ZOOM Link

Join by Phone
1.346.248.7799

Questions? Contact:
Barbara Weaver, President, Metro District NTC UWF, beabeapeewee@aol.com, 214.415.4446
Wednesday, 06.22.22, 9:00 a.m. CDT: "Voices From the Field: Listening to Women from Liberia" Virtual Event - Registration Required
YOU ARE INVITED to join the Voices From the Field virtual event on Wednesday, 06.22.22, 9:00 a.m. CDT to learn more about the international work of United Women in Faith and the transformational impact it is having for thousands of women in Liberia and around the world.

GUEST SPEAKERS
Finda Quiwa
Muriel V. Nelson
Pauline N. Roberts
Martha B. Dobboh
REGISTRATION
NOW OPEN
Tuesday, 06.28.22, 6:30 p.m.: Virtual NTC UWF Mission u 2022: "Who Can We Be Together? Building Communities of Hope and Joy" Begins - Virtual and In-Person Sessions Available - Register Today
REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN for Mission u 2022: "Who Can We Be Together?: Building Communities of Hope and Joy" presented by North Texas Conference United Women in Faith. This year's adult study will focus on Luke 13, and the text will be Who Can We Be Together? by Candace Simpson.

There are two options for the adult study:

VIRTUAL SESSIONS
(5) Tuesday Evenings: 6:30-8:30 p.m.
06.28.22, 07.05.22, 07.12.22, 07.19.22, 07.26.22

IN-PERSON SESSIONS
Thursday-Saturday @ First UMC-Plano
Times Vary
07.14.22 - 07.16.22

Registration fees apply

Study Book: Who Can We Be Together? by Candace Simpson available for purchase ($10 plus shipping): UWF Mission Resources
HELP WANTED! The South Central Jurisdiction Invites You to Consider Serving in a Leadership Position Beginning January 2025 - Complete & Submit an SCJ UWF Talent Bank Form Today
The South Central Jurisdiction United Women in Faith invites you to consider serving in a four-year leadership position on the jurisdictional team. Complete and submit the online talent bank form today!
Help the People of Ukraine: Give to UMCOR (Advance #982450)
The United Methodist Committee on Relief (UMCOR) is providing humanitarian assistance (Advance #982450) to Ukraine by providing refugees within and from Ukraine with food, water, shelter, and other needs through its UMCOR International Disaster Response and Recovery fund.

THREE WAYS TO HELP FINANCIALLY

Donate online to UMCOR (Advance #982450)

Call toll-free and donate (888.252.6174)

Donate by check: mail your check, payable to Global Ministries/UMCOR with "Advance #982450-Ukraine" indicated on the memo line, to: Global Ministries/UMCOR, GPO, P.O. Box 9068, New York, NY 10087-9068

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