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 UMC601 W Braker Lane Austin, TX 78753
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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
RADICAL DISCIPLESHIP– THEN AND NOW
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 INFORMATION: https://www.umwriotexas.org/mission-u/
Registration deadline is Friday, June 28
DEAN: Tammy Brite, firstname.lastname@example.org, 512-740-2194
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2017 UMW Luncheon at Annual Conference
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:
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.
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 email@example.com
Email (for confirmation): _________________________________________
District: ___________________Church: _____________________________
Number of tickets: ______Payment enclosed: $ _______________________
2017 Annual Meeting
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.
Childcare Services will be available
Registration – Please email Cathy Daniels, District Vice-President at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 817-991-0564 with the names/number of ladies attending and number of children. Thank you.
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 http://umwriotexas.org to register.
SAVE THE DATE!
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.”
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.