UMW READING PROGRAM
The following is a list of books that are available in the library and have been placed there by the UMW. You may borrow them by checking them out by putting your name on the book card and leaving the card in the file in the library.
End of the Spear by Steven Saint
A memoir by the author who returns to Ecuador to help the same tribe that killed his missionary father when Saint was five years old.
Enrique’s Journey by Sonia Nazario
The true story of a Honduran boy’s dangerous odyssey to reunite with his mother in North Carolina.
Keeping Spiritual Balance as We Grow Older: more than 65 creative ways to use purpose, prayer and the power of spirit to build a meaningful retirement by Molly and Bernie Srode
This book discusses the how the power of spirit can help overcome the obstacles of aging, add meaning to everyday life, and attain both material and spiritual goals.
Living Bountifully by Linda H. Hollies
The author, a United Methodist pastor, shares lessons, strategies, and experiences of stewardship.
Miniskirts, Mothers, and Muslims: A Christian Woman in a Muslim Land by Christine A. Mallouhi
Learn about the world of Muslim women and enjoy the stories from a culture unlike America’s.
Three Cups of Tea: One man’s journey to change the world one school at a time by Greg Mortenson
An inspirational story of one man's efforts to address poverty, educate girls, and overcome cultural divides.
Who’s Raising Your Child: battling the marketers for your child’s heart and soul by Laura J. Buddenberg and Kathleen M. McGee
This book explores today’s hyper-commercialized society and the damage it is doing to children as they grow from toddlers to teens in a culture of consumption.
Jesus’ Parables of the Lost and Found by James W. Moore
Six of Jesus’ parables of the lost and found are examined in this book and includes a study guide.
UMW EDUCATIONAL NEWS and OPPORTUNITIES
**ALL WOMEN ARE INVITED TO ATTEND CIRCLE MEETINGS**
Women's Groups Meetings:
Ruth Circle - Meets the 1st Friday of each month in the church parlor.
Reading Circle - Meets the 2nd Tuesday of each month at member's homes. Contact the church office for meeting info.
Bernice Circle - Meets the 2nd Tuesday of each month in the church parlor.