|Mission Link – May 2017|
Get the latest “Mission Link” newsletter from El Camino Real District UMW. In this issue:
|El Camino Real District UMW Events|
Mission u Events
Mission u (weekend), Friday, July 28-Sunday, July 30, 2017, at Carson Valley UMC, Gardnerville, NV.
To get more information about the study topics, the program and schedule for each event, and registration forms, please go to the Conference Mission u info page.
Scholarships are available! See the forms (in MIcrosoft Word format or printable PDF) for scholarship options and details. Note that the applications are due by June 10 (for the weekend event), June 11 (for the Livermore event), or July 13 (for the Palo Alto event).
Mission u Unstoppable! Youth Events
Each of the 3 Mission u events will also have a special Youth Event, “Mission u Unstoppable!” Women ages 12-25 are invited to participate, at no cost! What an opportunity! Info about these Youth Events is here:
CA/NV Conference Annual Celebration
October 21, 2017, at Loomis UMC, Loomis, CA.
El Camino Real District UMW Annual Celebration
October 28, 2017, at St. Paul UMC in Fremont, CA.
Meet new friends, connect with old friends! See how other units reach out as well as grow their faith! Learn how we can relate as many cultures together! Our keynote speaker is Shamsa Rafay, a well-recognized volunteer and member of the Muslim and Interfaith communities.
As part of the Annual Celebration, we will have three workshops offered, to explore how we can be in relationship with people of differing cultures.
The event runs 9:15am to 3:30pm, including lunch and workshops. Registration opens at 8:15am. Childcare is provided upon request. Registration fee is $13 per person.
The registration flyer for this event will be available in mid-August. Registration is due October 20.
|News from our Conference, & other Districts & Conferences|
|California-Nevada Conference UMW: “At the Cutting Edge”
Bridges District (CA-NV Conference)
Great Northern District (CA-NV Conference): “Our Great Northern UMW Spirit”
California-Pacific Conference UMW: “Pacific Waves”