"Postponing General Conference may be a good thing"

Read this commentary Rev. Dr. Lovett H. Weems Jr.

Your 2022 Leadership Team is listed below.  Please support and pray for them as they lead in the coming year.

  • PRESIDENT: Martha Payne
  • SECRETARY: Judy McCready
  • TREASURER: Sally Richardson
  • SPIRITUAL GROWTH: Ellen Lifsey
  • MEMBERSHIP, NURTURE & OUTREACH Younger Women: Deborah Seke
  • MEMBERSHIP, NURTURE & OUTREACH Younger Women: Erin Wallin
  • MEMBERSHIP, NURTURE & OUTREACH Older Women:Page Houseman    
  • MEMBERSHIP, NURTURE & OUTREACH Older Women: Chris Bowles   
  • SOCIAL ACTION: Andrea Kelley
  • NOMINATIONS COMMITTEE:Cheryl Powell & Ivy Carter  

United Women in Faith

United Women in Faith is the largest denominational faith organization for women with approximately 800,000 members whose mission is fostering spiritual growth, developing leaders and advocating for justice.
Members raise up to $20 million each year for programs and projects related to women, children and youth in the United States and in more than 100 countries around the world.
United Women in Faith and The United Methodist Church's principles and values include:
  • Promoting the empowerment of women, children and youth.
  • Promoting anti-racism and multiculturalism.
  • Promoting inclusion and equity.
  • Promoting fair labor practices.
  • Promoting economic and environmental stewardship and sustainability.

Click here to read The Holstonian (Holston Conference UMW Newsletter)

Click here to contact Donna Palmer and connect with United Methodist Women at First-Centenary

Click here to visit uwfaith.org

What is United Women in Faith?

United Women in Faith is a faith-based membership organization of laywomen within
The United Methodist Church. We are organized for mission and our members are
committed to growing as disciples of Jesus Christ in community with other women and
building the lives of women, children and youth. United Women in Faith has been in
mission for 150 years.

What is the vision?

United Women in Faith is turning faith, hope and love into action on behalf of women,
children and youth in the world.

Who is a member?

Any woman who wants to belong to and participate in the global mission of the church
through United Women in Faith and who commits herself to the purpose can
become a member of United Women in Faith.

What is the purpose?

The organized unit of United Women in Faith 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.