Stevensville United Methodist Women
The purpose of the organized unit of United Methodist Women shall be a community of women whose purpose is to know God and experience freedom as whole persons through Jesus Christ, to develop a creative, supportive fellowship, and to expand concepts of mission through participation in global ministries of the church.
UMW meets every other month on the third Saturday of the month at 10:00 am. Check the Calendar (add link to google cal).
Officers for 2020
President – Julie Weindel
Vice President – Lisa Menery
Secretary – Peggy McCarthy
Treasurer – Joey Diers
In-person Meetings are currently suspended.
Rummage Sale – TBD
Bazaar – 24 Oct 2020
Mission Education and Action
Mission Focus for 2016 -2020
- Criminalization of Communities of Color: Interrupt the school-to-prison pipeline that places children on an adversarial path with law enforcement. Goal for 202 is a 25% reduction in school arrests in most impacted areas.
- Economic Inequality: Adopt legislation in states and localities that builds the base for a living wage – the goal is to have legislation in 25 states by 2022.
- Climate Justice: Reduce carbon footprint emissions of corporations and individuals, working toward a 25% reduction in carbon emissions by the top two contributing sectors by 2024
- Maternal and Child Health: Decrease maternal mortality; develop a network of women’s health advocates for access to health care and education.
Missions supported by our chapter
Flathead Lake UMC Camp
Linda Masse Home
Stevensville/Lone Rock School Backpack programs
Watson’s Children’s Home
Mission U classes for 2020
classes have been cancelled for the remainder of the year
Fall meeting – TBD