United Methodist Church of Thousand Oaks
Thursday, September 21, 2017
United Methodist Women

 
 
 

UMW 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.

 

 
The Vision  
   
Turning faith, hope and love into action on behalf of women, children and youth around the world.
 
 
Scope of Program  
   
Programs and activities are designed to provide opportunities to grow spiritually, equip women to be leaders, provide transformative educational experience, and work for justice through service and advocacy.
 
 

Upcoming Events

  • Mission U - July 7 - 9, 2017 at California Lutheran University .
  • Fall Luncheon - October 7, 2017;  11:00 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. in Dickerson Hall
  • Christmas Greens & Bake Sale - December 3, 2017 on the patio and/or Dickerson Hall

 

Photos

 

Pictures of recent UMW events are at umwphotos.shutterfly.com .  Contact Lois Sheen at lr.sheen@verizon.net if you need a password.

Other Opportunities for Women

The following groups for women meet on a regular basis and are always open to new members:

  • Spirituality Group - Tuesdays, 10:15 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. in the Wesley Room
  • Crafters, Knitters, and Talkers - Wednesdays, 9:30 - 11:00 a.m. in the Bride's Room
  • Mother's Group Book/Bible Study - Wednesday, 9:30 - 11:30 a.m. in the Wesley Room
  • Faith Journey Book/Bible Study - Thursdays, 7:00 - 9:00 p.m. in the Wesley Room

Women Serving Others

Women Serving Others visits the Lighthouse Women and Children's Emergency Shelter in Oxnard on the fourth Tuesday of each month.  We take dessert to the residents, present a life-skills lesson or faith-building devotion, and lead them in a time of singing and prayer.

We leave Thousand Oaks at 6:15 p.m. and return by 8:30 p.m.For more information contact Annie Lindo at lindoteam@gmail.com.

 

Book Club

The Women's Book Club meets at 7:30 p.m. on the fourth Monday of every month in a member's home except for July, August, and December.  Come join us for a lively discussion and good Christian fellowship.  For more information, contact Donna Mullennix at mullennix@roadrunner.com.