North Texas Conference (NTC) United Women in Faith (UWF): December 20, 2022

NTC UWF News: 12.20.22

The People Have Seen a Great Light


Isaiah 9:2 (CEB): The people walking in darkness have seen a great light. On those living in a pitch-dark land, light has dawned.


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


Julie B. Noel, President, NTC UMW

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"WHAT'S HAPPENING IN THE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH?"



by Tara Barnes

Director of Denominational Relations for

United Women in Faith

"What's Happening in The United Methodist Church?" by Tara Barnes, Director of Denominational Relations, United Women in Faith

It is a time of challenge and change for The United Methodist Church. Tara Barnes, Director of Denominational Relations for United Women in Faith, discusses the current status of The United Methodist Church in her article, "What's Happening in The United Methodist Church?"

CLICK HERE to READ the "What's Happening in The United Methodist Church?" article by Tara Barnes

WESLEY-RANKIN COMMUNITY CENTER

ORNAMENTS: $40 EACH

YOUR PURCHASE SUPPORTS WRCC'S GOH GOH GIRLS LEADERSHIP PROGRAM

Celebrate Wesley-Rankin Community Center's 120th Anniversary: Purchase a Commemorative WRCC Glass Ornament ($40) & Support the GoH GoH Girls

In honor of Wesley-Rankin Center's (WRCC) 120th anniversary, the GoH GoH Girls (Girls of Honor, Girls of Honor) Leadership Program is selling commemorative glass ornaments for $40 each. Each ornament comes with a handwritten thank-you and a card explaining the program. These ornaments make perfect gifts (2X the giving!) or as a keepsake for your own tree this holiday season.


Each ornament purchase supports the GoH GoH Girls' travel to New York City in spring 2023 for the first time.


Interested in ordering or having a program participant visit an upcoming UWF/UMW event or meeting? Please contact: Natalie Breen: natalie@wesleyrankin.org.

CLICK HERE to CONTACT Natalie Breen @ WRCC about purchasing WRCC ornaments benefiting the WRCC  GoH GoH Girls Leadership Program

HELP WANTED! South Central Jurisdiction (SCJ) UWF Invites You to Consider Serving in a Leadership Position Beginning 01.01.25 - Complete & Submit the Online SCJ UWF Talent Bank Form Today

South Central Jurisdiction (SCJ) United Women in Faith (UWF) invites you to consider serving in a four-year leadership position on the jurisdictional team. Complete and submit the online talent bank form today.

CLICK HERE to COMPLETE the online SCJ UF Talent Bank Form

Sunday, 01.29.23-Tuesday, 01.31.23: 2023 Texas Legislative Event (TLE) - Register Today!

REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN for UWF members and women of faith from across Texas for the 36th Annual Texas Legislative Event (TLE). Presented in partnership with Texas Impact, this event is open to all who are committed to justice, freedom, and opportunity for all people, especially women and children.


Registration fees apply. Virtual options available.


This three-day event includes two days of speakers, inspiration, and workshops where attendees can connect and learn more about putting their faith into action. Attendees will visit the Capitol on the third day and meet with lawmakers.


FEATURED SPEAKERS


Regina Q. Banks, J.D.

Director, California State Public Policy Office of the Lutheran Church (ELCA)


Rev. Melanie Mullen

The Episcopal Church, Director of Reconciliation, Justice, and Creation Care


John Hill

Interim General Secretary, UMC General Board of Church & Society


Ilka Vega

Executive for Economic and Environmental Justice, United Women in Faith

SAVE THE DATE!

Saturday, 02.11.23

NTC UWF 2023 Virtual Leadership Training

SAVE THE DATE for conference-wide leadership training on Saturday, 02.11.23. Training sessions will be held throughout the day via ZOOM.


REGISTRATION INFORMATION TO COME IN JANUARY 2023


Questions? Contact: Wendy Campbell, North Texas Conference (NTC) UWF President-Elect, wjpcampbell@gmail.com

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