Each year, United Methodist Women members prepare for faithful living and action by studying mission studies. The 2017 Cooperative Mission u Event will be July 21-22 at Millbrook First United Methodist Church. Each study is a 6-hour course.
2017 MISSION STUDIES:
- The Spiritual Growth Study: A Covenantal Community. Study leaders are Clara Ester and Carol Toney.
- The Geographical Study: The Missionary Conferences of the United Methodist Church. Study leaders are Joyce Genz and Kathy Harris.
- The Issue Study: Climate Justice. Study leader is Debbie Bracewell.
- The New Offering This Year: A Youth Study on Missionary Conferences. Study leader is Tutti Johnson. We are offering this study to youth leaders in order for them to go back to their respective churches and teach this study to their youth.
- Don Brill Scholarship - for clergy during the first 5 years of their ministry and have not previously attended a Mission u Event.
- Lib Claridy Scholarship- for lay persons that have not previously attended a Mission u Event.
- Nell Chance Scholarship - for new United Methodist Women that have not previously attended a Mission u Event.
- Youth Scholarship - for youth leaders that have not previously attended a Mission u Event.
The deadline to register is July 8, 2017. Registration information may be obtained from the following places:
- Alabama West Florida Conference United Methodist Women’s website, http://www.awf-umw.org/;
- Betty Helms, Dean @ 334-790-8962;
- Tutti Johnson, Registrar @ 334-963-9001;
- Click here for the event flyer.
This event is sponsored by Church & Society and United Methodist Women.