United Methodist Women

Meetings: 

  • UMW Executive board meeting 9:30 am (1st Tuesday)
  • United Methodist Women Meeting, 10:30 am followed by lunch (1st Tuesday)
  • Uplifters Circle Meeting at Kirby Pines - retirement home (4th Tuesday)

"She opens her arms to the poor and extends her hands to the needy." 

Highland Heights has a very active Unit of United Methodist Women.It is made up of three Circles that meet monthly.Circle Two meets on the first Tuesday at 7:00 P.M. and Circle Three meets on the first Tuesday at 10:30 A.M., both in the Parlor of the church.The Uplifters Circle meets in a meeting room at Kirby Pines Retirement Center on the fourth Tuesday at 2:00 P.M.This circle is made up of Highland Heights church members residing at Kirby Pines as well as other residents there.All circles have a time of study, planning of mission projects and intercessory prayer.

The Unit consisting of all three circles meets at 10:30 A.M. in the Stewardship Sunday School classroom bi-monthly in February, April, June, August, October and December.The meetings begin with music followed by a devotional and a time of sharing prayer concerns and prayer.This is followed by the program which is given by a member of the unit or sometimes an outside speaker.The business meeting followed and then lunch in the fellowship hall.In addition to the many mission projects of the Unit, they have a special ministry to the ladies of the church who are shutins.

The Unit supports Memphis Neighborhood Centers, Reelfoot Rural Ministries, Methodist Hospital Auxiliary, Church Women United, Golden Cross and many other missions within the district as well as national and international missions.The missions of U.M.W. are supported by pledges of funds made by the members and the Unit sponsors a fashion show in August and a Fall Food Festival in November as fund raisers.

The Purpose of United Methodist Women is as follows:

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.

New members are always welcome.

Upcoming Events

Tue Nov 21 @18:00 - 08:00PM
First Works
Wed Nov 22 @18:00 - 07:00PM
Choir Practice
Wed Nov 22 @19:00 - 08:00PM
CS Lewis Book Club
Wed Nov 22 @20:00 - 09:00PM
Worldly In/Deed AA meeting
Sun Nov 26 @09:13 -
nine:thirteen
Sun Nov 26 @09:30 - 10:00AM
Sunday School
Sun Nov 26 @10:50 - 12:00PM
Traditional Worship
Mon Nov 27 @09:00 -
Ceramics
Mon Nov 27 @09:30 - 11:00AM
Food Pantry
Mon Nov 27 @10:00 - 12:00PM
Community Art Room