United Methodist Women


MOSAIC United Methodist Women

United Methodist Women shall be a community of women whose PURPOSE is to know God and to experience freedom as whole persons through Jesus Christ, to develop a creative, supportive fellowship, and to expand concepts of mission through participation in the global ministries of the church.

Mosaic United Methodist Women (UMW) are ladies of the church who have a desire for mission outreach to help women, youth and children. 

We have our General Membership and many are also members of 3 Circles:

Cathern Circle – Carol Williams, Chair

Craft Circle – Cheryl Downs, Chair

Deborah Circle – Pam Muir, Chair

Our General Meeting meets at 10 am at the church on the second Saturday of each month, except in December when we go out to lunch.

In the Kentucky Conference UMW Heartland District, we participate in the Reading Program, Candle Burning, Memorial Service, Mission Today and 6 Star Giving.  We earned the 6 Star Giving Unit Status and Mission Today – 10,000 Door Unit

Mission Today Units have made and met their pledge to Mission; plus completed at least one “starred” item from each category of Open Hearts, Open Minds, Open Doors; and any other four items.

10,000 Doors Units receive special recognition since they have made and met their pledge to Mission; plus completed at least four of the criteria in each category of Open Hearts, Open Minds, Open Doors, including at least one “starred” item in each category.

Six Star Units have made and met their Pledge to Mission, contributed to a Special Mission Recognition, Gift to Mission, Gift in Memory, to the World Thank Offering, and have also contributed either to Candle Burning or Penny and A Prayer.

 UMW Mission Outreach (past and current): 

Center for Women and Children

Children’s Sabbath

Christmas Luncheon

Fall Bazaar and White Elephant to fund mission outreach

Fund Raising Dinners to fund mission outreach

Heartland District Participate in the district events – District Time Apart, Conference Spiritual Growth Retreat, Blanket of Praise, District Annual Celebration

Kentucky Conference – Mission u at Lindsey Wilson College, and Conference Annual Celebration

KCIW – Visit once a year and lead in a devotional program with the residents

Red Bird – Collected box labels and Campbell soup labels

Ronald McDonald House – Collecting aluminum can tabs

Mission Trip to Honduras – Hosted a Bake Sale for mission trip

Prayer Shawls – handmade and given to those who are ill  

Shut Ins – Deliver Treats and mail cards to persons who can’t get out

Southwest Ministries – Collect food and donate

University of Louisville Gathering – prepare dinner for students twice a year, contributed to their Student Welcome Bags, helped & participated in Annual Fundraiser and Silent Auction

Water Step – Collected Shoes

World Day of Prayer – participated in multi-church worship service

World Thank Offering & Penny and a Prayer – Collect money and blessings all year

Hip Hop Cares – Donate clothes and toiletries, helped serve meal

Blessing Bags for the less fortunate

Day Care Appreciation for staff and parents 

Sleep in Heavenly Peace donated bedding and money for new beds

Grace Kids

Support the Youth Group feed the youth group two times a year

Honor High School Graduates give each graduate a card and gift

 

Officers:

President Sharon Cook

Vice President OPEN

Secretary Esther Frederick

Treasurer Sharon Lowry

Spiritual Growth Flora Clipper

Social Action Pam Muir

Education/interpretation Judy McQueen

Membership/Nurture/Outreach Anita York

Program Resources Jane Stallard

Communications Michelle Randolph

Nominations Cheryl Downs