United Methodist Women
The United Methodist Women (UMW) is 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.

To be added to our mailing list please email us at umw@sachsefirst.net


Please visit our UMW FaceBook Page

 

2017 UMW OFFICERS


UMW President:  
  
Lisa Fasse

UMW VP:
  
Lillian Vaughn

UMW Treasurer:
  
Kathleen Israel

UMW Secretary:
  
Shirley Clark

UMW Spiritual Leader:
  
(open)

UMW Dining Coordinator:
  
Joyce Martin

UMW Care Whisperer:
  Lezette McFadden

Officer nominations being solicited for 2018.  If you are interested, please contact any of the 2017 Officers or our Nomination Committee.

UMW RETREAT


Place: Lake Texoma

2018 DATES: 
        SEP 28TH - 30TH
COST:  $160 (all meals included - Friday Dinner thru Sunday Breakfast)

Our UMW retreat is a special weekend for much deserved and needed rest and relaxation.  There is a fee for the three day event to cover accommodations and meals.  We usually have a few “sessions” and lots of fun planned.  Lady friends are always welcome.

For more information call or text:  
  TBD

 

BOOK CLUBS

Both book clubs start to gather at 6:30 for a little visiting.  Review and discussions start at 7:00

Around the World:  

  hostess:  Kathleen Israel
  
book:  Half the Sky
    
by Nicholas D. Kristoff
    and Shirley WuDunn
  
location:  FUMC Sachse
  
Review and Discussion:
    
November 21st @ 7:00

 Beyond the Book:  

  hostess:  TBD
  
book:  Christmas Book Exchange
    
bring a favorite to share
  Location:  TBD
  
Fun and Laughter:
    
December 19th @ 7:00

UMW CHRISTMAS PARTY & QUARTERLY MEETING

Date:  Thursday Dec. 7th
Time:  6:30
Place:  Gayle Newman's

Bring:
- unwrapped toy
- gift for gift exchange (<$20)
- your smile
- a Christmas Dessert
 (optional)

Agenda:
- Installation of 2018 Officers
- Missions Money Final Voting
- Caroling on a Hay Wagon
- Dinner and possibly...
  ...margaritas
- Christmas gift exchage

 

DINING OUT

USUALLY:  1st Thursday of the month (some times we do Saturday brunch)

Our UMW dining out crew is a fun bunch of ladies that love to enjoy a night out with good friends.  Lots of laughter and stories to go around.  We enjoy meeting new ladies so please invite a friend to join us.   Dining out is scheduled the FIRST THURSDAY of each month, For 2017, we are looking at adding a few Saturday afternoon brunches; watch for details.  

No dishes, no cooking, and no husbands/boyfriends.  Lots of good times.   Carpools arranged as needed. 

Dining Coordinator:  Joyce Martin