Past Events

Mission U

June 2021 - Virtual

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Day of Giving - Our Year of Hope

March 23, 2021 

Capital District United Methodist Women Leadership Training

Saturday, March 20, 2021
10:00 AM Central time
via Zoom 



September 26, 2020

10:00AM - 12:00PM

Zoom Meeting

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2020 Capital District Leadership Training

February 29, 2020

Check In: 8:30 - 9:00 AM

Training: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Breakfast tacos, pastries, and drinks will be served (no lunch this year).
Leadership training will include fellowship, officer training break-out sessions, and a presentation from The Refuge, an area center for young women who have been sex trafficked. An offering for The Refuge will be collected. 

St. Mark UMC

601 W Braker Lane Austin, TX 78753

Texas Legislative Event

January 26 - 28, 2020

Rio Texas Conference Annual Meeting

Celebrating the 150th Anniversary of United Methodist Women!

Friday-Sunday, September 27-29, 2019

St. Mark United Methodist Church

301 Pecan Blvd., McAllen, TX  78501

Make plans now to be at the fiesta!  Join United Methodist Women from across the Rio Texas Conference in McAllen in September to celebrate 150 years of women in mission!  Deadline to reserve a hotel room is Friday, August 30.  Deadline to register for Annual Meeting is Saturday, September 7.  Remember to bring your gifts for the mission project (Good Neighbor Settlement House) and your items for the Silent Auction.

Our keynote speaker is Bishop Minerva Carcaño of the San Francisco area (California-Nevada Annual Conference).  Bishop Carcaño is a native of Edinburg.

Registration Information                       Hotel Information                      Mission Project Information                      Silent Auction Information

Capital District Annual Meeting

September 14, 2019

Registration: 9:30 - 10:00 AM

Meeting: 10:00 AM - 1:00PM 

Crestview United Methodist Church

1300 Morrow Street, Austin, TX 78757

Parking is available in the Woodrow parking lot only.   Crestview's Pre-school has a bicycling event at the same time and will be using the smaller parking lot on the the Grover side of the Church


Rio Texas Conference Mission u 2019! 

Take a deep dive into the Gospel of Mark, the topic of money, and the inspiring story of women organized for mission. 

“Practicing Resurrection: The Gospel of Mark and Radical Discipleship” by Janet Wolf (Related studies on Mark for children and youth will also be offered.) 

“Women United for Change: 150 Years in Mission” by Ellen Blue 

“What About Our Money? A Faith Response” by Susan K. Taylor 

LOCATION: Drury Plaza Hotel, 823 North Loop 1604 East, San Antonio 

DATE: Friday-Sunday, July 12-14, 2019 


 Registration deadline is Friday, June 28 

DEAN: Tammy Brite,, 512-740-2194

Promotional flyer        Printable Registration Form        Downloadable Fillable Registration Form

2017 UMW Luncheon at Annual Conference

Written by Ann on March 11, 2017. Posted in Events

Everyone is invited to attend the UMW Luncheon at Annual Conference in Corpus Christi. This year, the event occurs on June 9, 2017 at the American Bank Center at 12:15 p.m. The registration form and detailed informations is below:


You’re Invited!

Rio Texas Conference United Methodist Women Annual Luncheon

Topic: Courage To Do Justice

He will give strength to the one who makes judicial decisions and strength to those who battle at the gates.

Isaiah 28:6

Where: American Bank Center, 2nd floor, Water Garden A Corpus Christi

When: Friday, June 9, 2017; 12:15 p.m.

Speaker: Rev. Hilary Marchbanks, Associate Pastor, St. John’s UMC, Austin

Catered by Savor | Main Entrée: Sautéed Chicken Breast

Plates: $22 until May 27

Limited tickets at $25 each may be available after May 27 at the caterer’s discretion


Mail with check payable to “Rio Texas UMW”

To: Joyce Elaine Fish, Registrar; 746 St. Pius Drive; Corpus Christi, TX 78412

Questions? Call 361-992-1344 or email

Name(s): ______________________________________________________

Email (for confirmation): _________________________________________

Phone: ________________________________________________________

District: ___________________Church: _____________________________

Number of tickets: ______Payment enclosed: $ _______________________

2017 Annual Meeting

Written by Ann on December 1, 2016. Posted in Events

Our annual meeting will be September 16, 2017. The expressed purpose is to adopt a budget for 2018. Additionally, we will have a study for at least one of the 2017 Mission Studies.

If you would like to bring a poster about something your unit is doing, we would love to see it.

All UMW members are invited. You do not have to be an officer. Come to learn and be part of the sisterhood.

Place: St. John’s United Methodist Church

Saturday, September 16, 2017

9:00a.m. – 1:00p.m.

Lunch $10.00

Childcare Services will be available

Registration – Please email Cathy Daniels, District Vice-President at or call 817-991-0564 with the names/number of ladies attending and number of children. Thank you.

Legislative Event

Written by Ann on December 1, 2016. Posted in Past Events

The 2017 Legislative Event will be January 22-24. This event is presented by Texas Impact who has already worked with an interfaith team and established issues that we will hear about during training. Afterwards, UMW will choose 4 issues to specifically pursue during the session. We will also be trained about effective interactions with legislators and their staff. On the 24th, we will visit our specific state senator and representative. Go to to register.

Capital District Officers 2017 – 2018

Written by Ann on March 1, 2016. Posted in Events

On Saturday, September 17, 2016, UMW Capital District had its District Annual Meeting, 

where new nominations arrived to nominate NEW Officers for the United Methodist Women 

Capital District for the next two years 2017 - 2018. 

                        WELCOME to our NEW 2017 - 2018 Women Officers!

Written by Iliana Gonzalez on February 27, 2016. Posted in Events


March 23

2nd. Annual United Methodist Women DAY OF GIVING

United Methodist Women of the Capital District and Women around the world:

Please join all the United Methodist Women by giving in the month of March.

“Gratitude for God’s Abundance.-“

“United Methodist Women members and groups around the country are getting ready for the second annual Day of Giving on March 23, 2016, part of the organization’s five-year 150th anniversary culminating in 2019.”

Read more:

Special month: MARCH!

Women (Leaders, Officers, Members, becoming Members):

Remind your United Methodist Women’s Units to give to the 150th Anniversary Celebration: Legacy Fund in the month of March.

2015-2016 Annual Meeting

Sat. September 26, 2015 from 8:30am - 1:30pm, Crestview United Methodist Church

Located at 1300 Morrow St. Austin, TX 78757. No registration necessary, lunch is $8. No child care.

For further information contact, Iliana Gonzalez, Communications Officer.