North Lake United Methodist Women
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.
North Lake UMW 2018 Officers
President: Diane Tandy
Vice-President: Lorna Eberts
Secretary: Josephine Page
Treasurer: Crystal Meads
Membership Nurture and Outreach: Dorothy Antis
Program Resource Coordinator: Nancy Schutze
Carol Gorham, Jenn Ridley, and Diane Tandy are also serving on the Heritage District UMW Mission Team for 2018.
The North Lake UMW supports both local and global mission endeavors. Some of these include: Faith in Action, Chelsea, MI; Stockbridge Community Outreach Tide Me Over Program, Stockbridge, MI; Jackson Interfaith Shelter, Jackson, MI; Cass Community Social Services, Detroit, MI; PAPA's Ministries, Jamaica; & The Lingap Center, Toledo City, Cebu Philippines. In addition, we purchase & sell Fair Trade coffee, tea, & chocolate; we serve the Fair Trade coffee & tea during our fellowship time. Annual events that our local UMW unit assists with include our Spring Tea, Church Rummage Sale, Vacation Bible School, Chicken BBQ & Corn Roast, and Cemetery Walk.
On Saturday, August 11, 2018 our unit will sponsor “A Different Kind of Party”, that features Better Way Imports. At a Better Way Imports Freedom Party, you can learn how your shopping can provide freedom for people around the world! Come see their quality products and enjoy a unique shopping experience while enjoying the company of friends and family! This gathering is hosted by Diane Tandy, local UMW President. It will take place from 2 to 4 pm. in the church fellowship hall located at 14111 N. Territorial Rd. Chelsea, MI 48118.
Any questions, please contact Diane Tandy, UMW President at 734 475-7569.