United Methodist Women

~Faith~Hope~Love in Action~

We are women with a 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."


Circle One meets the 3rd Monday of the month, September - May, at noon at a local restaurant for lunch and a short program.

Circle Two meets every 4th Monday of the month at 1:30 pm at members’ homes or in the Church Parlor.  This group is known for selling the Rada Cutlery to help with local mission projects.

Circle 3 meets the 1st Monday every other month during the school year.

Circle 4 meets the 2nd Monday of the month, September - May, at 6:00 pm in homes or at the church.   This group makes crafts to be taken to the shut-ins.

We are also starting a new circle for girls in 6th grade through college.

Stay tuned for more information on this group -- these girls are on fire for Christ

Our Values

United Methodist Women 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.

Our Vision

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

Living the Vision

We provide opportunities and resources to grow spiritually, become more deeply rooted in Christ and put faith into action.

We are organized for growth, with flexible structures leading to effective witness and action.

We equip women and girls around the world to be leaders in communities, agencies, workplaces, governments and churches.

We work for justice through compassionate service and advocacy to change unfair policies and systems.

We provide educational experiences that lead to personal change in order to transform the world.

Our Mission

The entire program and organization of United Methodist Women focuses on mission. Our mission initiatives include:

  • Providing opportunities to grow spiritually
  • Equipping women & girls to be leaders
  • Providing transformative educational experiences
  • Organizing for growth & flexibility
  • Working for justice through service & advocacy

For more information on the UMW at First church contact the church office at 234-4530. For more information on our organization world wide, go to unitedmethodistwomen.org