United Methodist Women

Our Purpose

The organized unit of the 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.

 

Trivia Night

ARE YOU SMARTER THAN AN EIGHTH GRADER?

(Sample from a 1954 8th Grade Final Exam: Who discovered the Pacific Ocean?)

 

The Hickory Grove UMW will be hosting its first Trivia Night on August 18th in the Family Life Center.


Teams are forming, get your team together and reserve your table now. Teams consist of 6 players per table and the cost is only $30.00 per team. Fee must be paid by Sunday, July 29th. Get the word out and challenge friends, family, and coworkers to form a team. Multiple rounds of Trivia questions to crown only one winning team as TRIVIA CHAMPS!


Please contact us at HGUMWTRIVIA@gmail.com to reserve your table and receive your copy of the rules.


ALL PROCEEDS OF THIS EVENT WILL BE DONATED TO THE MISSIONS OF THE UMW IN HELPING WOMEN, CHILDREN AND YOUTH.

 

(Answer: Vasco Núñez de Balboa in 1513.)



On-Going Mission Opportunities:

Collecting School Supplies for Hickory Grove Elementary

* Marble Composition Books

* White or Colored Printer Paper

* Pencils (standard #2)

Kleenex

Notebook paper – Wide Ruled

Construction Paper

Hand sanitizer

Book bags of various sizes (Kindergarten to 5th grade)

(*means these items are most needed)

 


We have five adult circles; each meet once a month*, some in the evening, and some during the day. We also have one teen circle which is presently composed of girls in older elementary and middle high age groups. Most of them attend unit meetings and help with special projects. We're sure to have a circle to suit your schedule! Drop in on a meeting and find out how you can become more involved in local mission projects and get to know some of the women and girls in our church family!

Co-Presidents: Jatana Royster and Mary Wyant

UMW Groups

Group Lydia - 2nd Monday of the month at 2 pm in Parlor A
Group Tabitha - 2nd Monday of the month at 6:30 pm in the Trinity Room
Group Hannah - varies:  contact Jennifer Stribling (giraffe@carolina.rr.com) or Jennifer Scoggins (jscoggins7@carolina.rr.com)
Group Naomi - third Sunday of the month at 1 pm in the Bride’s Room (African Ministry group)
Latina Women Group is being formed!  Contact Pilar Perez (pilarperez100162@hotmail.com)

 


Check us out on Facebook!!

 

 

*Note:  Groups may not meet every month

 

 

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