North Texas Conference (NTC) United Methodist Women (UMW): September 7, 2021
NTC UMW News: 09.07.21

Go and Make Disciples of All Nations

Matthew 28:18-19 (CEB): Jesus came near and spoke to them, "I've received all authority in heaven and on earth. Therefore, go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit.

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

Julie B. Noel, President, NTC UMW
The Orison September 2021 Newsletter: Prayer Petitions for September from the NTC Center for Church Development
The NTC Center for Church Development invites you to pray for these specific prayer petitions during the month of September:

Finances of Our Churches

Melissa UMC's New "Connections" Coffee Shop

Development of Income Generating Ministries

Ministry Amidst COVID-19

Vecinos UMC in Sherman, TX

People and Churches Impacted by Hurricane Season

Black Church Initiative (BCI)

Pray for one petition each day of the week or all seven each day.
Saturday, 09.11.2021, 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. CDT: Community COVID-19 Vaccine Event for Ages 12+ - FREE 2nd Dose Pfizer Vaccine - FREE (Limited Number) 1st Dose Pfizer and Single Dose Johnson & Johnson Vaccines - Registration Recommended
Project Unity is committed to helping with the COVID-19 vaccination effort in communities across Dallas. The next "Together We Vaccinate" event is:

Saturday, 09.11.21, 10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
For Oak Cliff
907 E. Ledbetter, Dallas, TX 75216
Saturday, 09.11.2021, 7:00 p.m. CDT: Together We Stand: 09/11 Memorial Concert" @ First UMC-Plano
You and your family and friends are cordially invited to join the choirs and orchestra from First UMC Plano, Lovers Lane UMC, and Treitsch Memorial UMC for an evening of inspiration and hope in memory of the life-changing events of 09/11/2001.

Saturday, 09.11.21, 7:00 p.m.
First UMC-Plano
3160 East Spring Creek Parkway
Plano, TX 75074
"Turn It Up!" UMW Assembly 2022: Registration and Housing Are Now Open
TURN IT UP! You are invited to experience UMW Assembly 2022 either either in-person or virtually.





Rosen Plaza Hotel
$158 single/double

A block of 33 rooms is on hold @ the Rosen Plaza Hotel in Orlando, FL, through 12.01.21 for NTC UMW members attending UMW Assembly 2022.

Book online or call Orchid Events: 888.341.3540 or 801.214.7283 and specify that you are with the North Texas Conference UMW.

NTC UMW is pleased to offer a limited number of scholarships for UMW Assembly 2022.
More details to come!
NTC UMW 2021 Annual Mission Project: Help End the Tribal Practice of Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) in Kenya & Support The Jerri Savuto Rescue Center - Learn More & Donate Online or by Mail
Pauline Ntombura of the Methodist Women's Conference of Kenya and wife of Bishop Joseph Ntombura of the Methodist Church of Kenya is reaching out to UMW units, districts, and conferences across the country with a call for financial assistance to support the The Jerri Savuto Rescue Center -- a safe refuge in Kenya -- for girls refusing the painful and unlawful female genital mutilation (FGM) procedure.
Honor a Friend or Loved One: Donate to the NTC UMW "Burning of the Candle: Minute in Mission Project 2021" by 10.01.2021
NTC UMW invites you to celebrate a dear friend or loved one with a donation of any amount to the NTC UMW "Burning of the Candle: Minute in Mission Project 2021." Our goal: to burn a candle at the NTC UMW 2021 Annual Meeting & Celebration in October 2021 one minute for each $20.23 (the 2021 UMW-calculated "minute in mission" amount) in donations received on/before 10.01.21.

DEADLINE FOR RECEIPT OF DONOR FORM AND DONATIONS: 10.01.21. Mail the completed donor form and a check (payable to NTC UMW with "Burning of the Candle 2021" on the memo line) to: Lela Luxen, NTC UMW Treasurer, 1217 Savoy Ln., Richardson, TX 75080. Completed donor form must accompany payment.

Donors' names and the names of those honored and/or remembered will be included in the online NTC UMW 2021 Annual Meeting & Celebration Program Book.
Will You Help? Diapers, Etc. @ Owenwood Farm & Neighbor Space in East Dallas Needs Donations of Diapers, Baby Wipes, & Pull-Ups
Diapers, Etc. at Owenwood Farm and Neighbor Space is in need of diapers (size 1-5), baby wipes, pull-ups, and adult diapers. Diapers and/or supplies can be mailed, dropped off, or ordered on the registry. Tip: Opt to include a gift receipt and add your name and the name of your UMW local unit and/or district. gift cards are also welcome.
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