United Methodist Women (UMW) is a faith-based membership organization of laywomen within The United Methodist Church. UMW is organized for mission, and members are committed to growing as disciples of Jesus Christ in community with other women and building the lives of women, children and youth. United Methodist Women has been in mission for more than 140 years.
The organized unit of 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.
United Methodist Women is turning faith, hope and love into action on behalf of women, children and youth around the world.
Refer to the most recent Purchase District UMW newsletter below.
August 2019, Volume 4, Issue 2
August 2018, Volume 3, Issue 2
March 2018, Volume 3, Issue 1
August 2017, Volume 2, Issue 2
February 2017, Volume 2, Issue 1
August 2016, Volume 1, Issue 2
February 2016, Volume 1, Issue 1
Forms, reports and flyers will be updated as they are made available to the district office.
Annual Meeting 2018 | (info) - Purchase District UMW
Annual Meeting registration form 2018 | (PDF) (info)- Memphis Conference UMW
Candle Burning Report | (PDF fillable) (Word) - Local Units
Green Unit Report (Environmental Pledge) | (PDF) - Local Units
Mission Study Credit Report | (PDF fillable) - Local Units
Mission Today Criteria | (PDF) - Local Units
Mission Today Report | (PDF fillable) (Word) - Local Units
Reading Program Report 2017-18 | (PDF fillable) (Word) - Local Units
Reading Program Report 2018-19 | (PDF fillable) (Word) - Local Units
Social Action Day registration form 2018 | (PDF) (Word) - Memphis Conference UMW
Social Action Day flyer 2018 | (PDF) - Memphis Conference UMW