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We are women with a purpose!

United Methodist Women of Camp Hill UMC 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; and to expand concepts of mission through participation in the global ministries of the church.

 

Our vision is turning faith, hope and love into action on behalf of women, children and youth around the world!

Circles

Martha circle

Martha Circle

Meets every 4th Monday of the month at 1 pm in the Springfield Private Dining Room at Bethany Village. This intergenerational group includes senior citizens and teens. Most programs are from the UMW program book led by various circle members.
Hannah Circle

Hannah Circle

Meets every 2nd Thursday of the month, September through May, in The Fireside Room at Camp Hill UMC from 6:30 to 8:00 pm. We are an intergenerational group of women who engage in many ways to live out the UMW Purpose. New things are always happening on The Hannah Trail!
Elizabeth circle

Elizabeth Circle

Meets every Friday of the month at 9:30 am – 12:30 pm in the Fireside Room at Camp Hill UMC. This group does a book study, often from the UMW reading program. Mission projects include Christmas Gift Bags for Lighthouse Ministries and serving lunch to Summer Adventure campers at Neighborhood Center.

Reading Program 2019

An opportunity for education is provided by the UMW reading program. Books are recommended in five categories; social action, education for mission, spiritual enrichment, leadership development, and nurturing for community. The UMW reading program shelves in the Fireside Room provide books in each category for check out, as well as, UMW’s Response Magazine. Additionally, there are lists of books on the Reading Program that are available at the Public Library. New material is recommended by National UMW each year and books stay on the list for five years.

Save The Date

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September 17, 2019

Women’s Night Out
Camp Hill UMC

Our next Women’s Night Out Event will be held Tuesday, September 17th at 6 pm in The Gathering Space and will feature Marsha Banks, Director of Amiracle4sure. Marsha will be sharing how her ministry began and how it impacts the lives of individuals and their children as they successfully transform their lives after incarceration. The evening includes a dinner along with the program. Tickets will be $8.00 and will be available for purchase in The Gathering Space  at the Discovery Hub (behind the Welcome Desk) today.

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October 11–13, 2019

CHUM Women’s Retreat
Mount Asbury Retreat Center in Newville, PA

Mark your calendar for the CHUM Women’s retreat on October 11—13th at Mount Asbury Retreat Center in Newville, PA. The speaker this year is Tabitha Deller. Tabitha is a wife, mom of four sons, Bible Study author and teacher, and speaker. We will use her book, “Called” as a retreat resource this year. For more info about Tabitha, check out her website: tabithadeller.com. Be on the look out for sign ups in August!

Resources

Harrisburg District UMW Newsletter

Susquehanna Conference UMW Newsletter

QUESTIONS?

Linda Fortney

President of Camp Hill UMC UMW
Lfortney@aol.com
717-737-8811