United Methodist Women News: May 2017

May 2, 2017

UMW - United Methodist WomenUMW (United Methodist Women)

News and Events

General Meeting
Monday, May 1, 2017
6:00 p.m.
CUMC Fellowship Hall

The meeting will be hosted by the Naomi/Ruth Circle and the program will be presented by Rona Vickers, Social Action Coordinator.

Church Women United
Friday, May 5, 2017
11:00 a.m.
Our Lady of Victory 
Catholic Church

This is the annual luncheon meeting, so please let me know at the General Meeting if you plan to go so we can furnish a headcount to eh hostess group.

Emancipation Shower
Sunday, May 28, 2017
2:00 p.m.
CUMC Joy Room

Mark your calendars – May 28, 2017, at 2:00 p.m. the United Methodist Women are once again sponsoring a shower for a young person graduating from foster care into independent living. This will be held in the Joy Classroom. Our honoree this year is Jalen. He will be graduating from Paris High School on June 2. Jalen plans to attend Tyler Junior College and take basic courses. He would like to study sports medicine and coaching and is planning to live in the dorm.

His hobbies include playing video games and activities related to his church. He plays basketball in the youth group at his church and in in the choir.

Jalen’s Wish List

  • Bedding (sheets, etc.) – twin Black & Red
  • Mattress pad – twin
  • Pillow
  • Trash can
  • Lamp
  • Towels & wash clothes – Black & Red
  • Storage tote (black)
  • Clothes hamper
  • Hangers
  • Cleaning products (broom, mop)
  • Can opener
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Small vacuum (hand-held)

UMW Scholarship Deadline
May 30, 2017
Awarded Sunday, June 4, 2017

Scholarship applications are available in church office.

 – Marilyn Whatley

Micah 6:8

He has told you, O mortal, what is good; and what does the Lord require of you but to do justice, and to love kindness, and to walk humbly with your God?