About United Methodist Women

Our Purpose

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.

Our Vision

Turning faith, hope, and love into action on behalf of women, children, and youth around the world.

Our Mission

The organization and programs of United Methodist Women are dedicated to:

  • Equipping women and girls for leadership in mission
  • Providing opportunities to grow spiritually
  • Fostering transformative educational experiences
  • Working for justice through action and advocacy

2019 Conference Leadership Team (PDF)

2019 Goals (PDF)

2019 Social Action Priorities:


***URGENT! 2018 CENSUS must be submitted by March 30, 2019


60th Annual Spiritual Growth Retreat & 150th Anniversary Celebration

March 22-23, 2019              

Cedar Lakes Conference Center in Ripley, WV

Theme: Remembering the Past / Keynote Speaker: Garlinda Burton

Musical Guests: Morris Memorial Praise Band

Announcement (PDF)

Registration Form (PDF)

Mission u

June 27-29, 2019

Cedar Lakes Conference Center in Ripley, WV

Spiritual Growth Study- Practicing Resurrection: The Gospel of Mark and Radical Discipleship

Adult Study- Women United for Change: 150 Years in Mission

*Children & Youth Studies- The Gospel of Mark

WV Conference Annual Meeting

October 25-26, 2019

Trinity UMC (401 College Avenue in Bluefield, WV)

Keynote Speaker: National UMW President, Shannon Priddy