UMW Business and Dates
September 23, 2017 - North Central District Fall Meeting
The fall meeting of the North Central District United Methodist Women will be Saturday, September 23 from 1-3 p.m. (Registration begins at 12:30 p.m.), Fishers UMC, 9691 E. 116th St., Fishers - The speaker will be Rev. Jeff Newton, Kokomo Urban Outreach. RSVP by Sept. 19 to Marilyn Chittick, 1705 S. Williams Rd., Frankfort, IN 46041, 765-654-6870, firstname.lastname@example.org. (Please be sure to indicate if you need childcare when you RSVP.)
October 6-7, 2017 - United Methodist Women of Indiana - 9th Annual Meeting
Friday Evening Meal will be at 5 p.m. (EST) and Hands-On Project to follow from 6-8 p.m. (EST) - We will be enjoying fellowship with karaoke while making dorm room decorations for Ascent 121, a residential recovery program for those recovering from human trafficking.
Saturday Registration: 8:30 a.m. (EST), Meeting: 9:45 a.m.-3 p.m. (EST) - The speaker will be Liz Pitcher, All Worthy of Love--A Human Trafficking Outreach.
Hands-on Mission Opportunity: Help support the efforts of All Worthy of Love by bringing items for hygiene kits: travel-sized shampoo, conditioner, soap, lotion, wasthcloth, razors, toothbrush, toothpaste, deodorant, and small agape items such as chapstick, nail file, Q-tips, hair brush, etc.
Area Hotel (at your expense): Sleep Inn, 2335 Jonathan Moore Parkway, Columbus, IN (812-372-7200).
To obtain a flyer, please click here.
October 21, 2017 - North Central District Executive Board Meeting - Tipton
October 27-29, 2017 - Silent Retreat
"There is a time for everything, and a season for every activity under heaven...a time to be silent (Ecclesiastes 3:1, 3:7b)
The 2017 Silent Retreat will be October 27-29, 2017 - Registration and check-in is Friday, 6-7:45 p.m. (EST). The retreat starts at 8 p.m. on Friday with 36 hours of SILENCE featuring guided meditations and activities concluding with Sunday worship and lunch. It will be held at Sarto Retreat House, 4200 N. Kentucky Ave., Evansville, IN 47711, (812) 424-5536. Cost: $150 per participant (Limited to the first 55 to register.) The facilitators will be Lexa McCampbell and Barb Bugher. The deadline to register is Wednesday, October 17. To obtain a flyer, please click here.
November 4, 2017 - Leadership Development for District Officers, Christ UMC, Westfield
May 18-20, 2018 - UMW Assembly in Columbus, OH