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Women’s Summer Series: Rejoicing Through Philippians

Thursdays, June 27 & July 11, 25 | 6 p.m. | Seabrook Hall
Stay in the Word this summer with food, friends and fellowship. We’re diving into the four chapters of Philippians over dinner with different speakers:

  • June 27: Sherry Webster

  • July 11: Ginna Tillman

  • July 25: Jennifer Latta

$10 (includes dinner; must register at least five days prior to event)


UMW Speaker Series: Growing Through Trials

Listen to audio from recent UMW Speaker Series Luncheons:


*Janet Sheahan’s talk is not available due to unforeseen A/V issues.

Women’s Groups 

These groups meet in various locations throughout the city and are designed to help you grow as you connect to God and others through deeper study and accountability. Questions? Contact Ginger Holland, (901) 261-2186.


Women’s Bible Study: Unshakable Hope by Max Lucado
Every other Friday | 11:45 a.m.-1:15 p.m. | East Ministry Center

Start Date: May 3
End Date: June 28
Bring a lunch or buy your lunch there.
Childcare: no
Leaders: Corinne Nace, (309) 642-1047, & Susie Andrews, (901) 581-4847
Questions? Email Laura Greenwell

Women’s Bible Study: Feasts of the Bible
Fridays, June 7, 21, July 12, 26 & August 2, 16 | 10 a.m.-Noon | Parlor
Childcare: no
Leader: Patsy Wadlington

SUNDAY school

Joy Sunday School Class (open group)
Sundays | 11 a.m. | Wilson/Ross 413
Childcare: yes
Teacher: Chris Payne, (901) 326-7646

United Methodist Women (UMW) and Circle Meetings


UMW Circles meet on a monthly basis at various times (day & evening) and locations (homes, Christ Church & East Ministry Center). UMW Circles are most active from September through May.  

UMW is 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

  • To expand the concept of missions through participating in local and global ministries of the church

Questions? Contact Vickie Wilkinson, UMW President, (901) 497-6257.

New UMW Circle
Interested in meeting weekly with a new UMW circle of women studying God’s Word? Join host and leader Sherry Webster at 9:30 a.m. on Wednesdays at her home located at 5441 Sycamore Grove Lane, Memphis, 38120. Enjoy Bible teaching, application, encouragement and accountability. The theme verse is James 1:22, “Be ye doers of the Word, not hearers only.” Questions? Call Sherry, (901) 229-0531.

Baby Showers

Expecting a baby? Know someone in our church who is expecting? Please let us know. UMW will host baby showers to honor these moms and help foster relationships between women of all ages. These will be in the Parlor at 12:30 p.m., so stop by right after church for a special time of food and fellowship. Bring a package of diapers, wipes or a Kroger gift card. If your circle would like to host one of these dates, contact Vickie Wilkinson or Laura Greenwell.

Dates: July 21, September 22, October 20

2019 Women’s Ministry Calendar

Save these dates on your calendar, and stay tuned for more details!

Women’s Retreat
August 23-24 | Country Place
Make plans to attend the 2019 Women’s Retreat at the beautiful Country Place in Moscow, TN. This year’s theme is This is my story. This is my song. Come for a wonderful weekend of fun, fellowship, food and worship. Registration opens soon.

UMW Bake Sale
Sunday, Nov. 3

Holiday for Her
Wednesday, Dec. 4

Check out our photo gallery from some of our recent events: