Open to all women of the Church and community, Lake Harriet United Methodist Women (UMW) is a local chapter of the largest denominational faith organization for women in the world.

 

Our mission is to foster spiritual growth, develop leaders and advocate for justice.

 

We invite you to join us as we seek to grow spiritually, deepen our understanding of the world, and to empower action. Here are a few of the opportunities for us to connect:

 
WOMEN’S RETREAT 2018
Saturday, November 3 
 
The 2018 retreat is Saturday, November 3. Take this day for yourself to engage with other women of Lake Harriet United Methodist Church. Experience fellowship, be inspired by the surrounding beauty of the Mt. Olivet Retreat Center in Farmington, and indulge in an opportunity to relax and reflect. All Lake Harriet Women are welcome! For more information and to register, click here.
SECOND WEDNESDAY GATHERING AND LUNCH 
Learn, share experiences and hear speakers from local community organizations and our own congregation who inform us of local, national and world wide challenges and ways we can contribute to solutions.  Join us in the Lake Harriet UMC Reception Room at 10:00. Programs held from September through May. All are invited!

Next Second Wednesday Gathering: September 12

Lake Harriet United Methodist Women 2nd Wednesday Gathering on September 12, 2018, beginning at 10:00a with lunch at Noon. All are invited to help UMW kick off the program year; be there to hear about this year’s program themes, speakers and activities. Please look for upcoming topic and speaker information in the e-news and Sunday bulletin. Meet in the Reception Room at 10:00a for coffee and then the program will follow. Then we hope you can stay for the optional catered lunch ($11). No reservations needed for the program only. For lunch reservations ($11) or to arrange a ride to the meeting, contact Patti Marsh Cagle at jrpmc86@msn.com or 953-831-1531 or sign up in the Commons on Sundays.
 
Save the date! Our October 2nd Wednesday Gathering will be on October 10, 2018.
 
 
 
The UMW Book Club is open to all women and meets at LHUMC
every first Thursday at 7:00p in the Fireside Room. Join us!
 
 
Our next book is:
 
Oct 4:  Plainsong by Kent Haruf, who also wrote Our Souls at Night.
 

Questions? Click here to contact Julie Konrardy, group leader.

 
 
ANNUAL GARDEN PARTY:  Enjoy a fun outing amongst flowers and friends as you sample tea and snacks. Usually held in early June. 
 
 
MISSION U Too:  A one -day Saturday event with outstanding teachers introducing the UMW Mission studies for the year along with inspiring worship, informative displays and access to resource books and films. Its lovely location: St. John’s University, Collegeville, MN.
 
 
WE SEEK YOUR IDEAS for bringing women together for support, fellowship, spiritual growth, and doing mission together. We offer our resources and assistance to you as you make these ideas a reality. To share an idea, click here to contact Patti Marsh Cagle, LHUMC UMW President.