The Women's Division of the General Board of Global Ministries announces several new
and/or updated web pages.
Their homepage, http://gbgm-umc.org/umw/ , contains new information and links about
the UMW Assembly 2002 and will continue to present new information periodically until
the event in April.
The January/February issue of Mission Update, a publication of the Women's Division
can be found at http://gbgm-umc.org/umw/missionupdate/. This edition includes a
message from the treasurer and several links of interest.
An article, Women From Around the World Speak Out on How Free Trade Affects Them
brings timely information. It can be found at
And lastly, the Women's Division has published a new study site at
"The Epistle of James has long been a controversial book. The Early Church
debated whether it should be canonized. Protestants like Martin Luther thought it
was a "book of straw." But James survived to challenge each new generation of
Christians to put their faith into action. Join us in a journey of understanding
James with its wisdom proverbs, shocking exhortations, and supportive
Please see the links listed in the right hand column.
Jan 31, 2002