BUMC Women

The mission of BUMC Women is to nurture, encourage, and equip women to faithfully and fully use their God-given gifts to glorify God. We offer opportunities for friendship, mentoring, and personal growth through women's studies, United Methodist Women, Moms at BUMC programs, and other events throughout the year.

Moms at BUMC

Hey moms, we want to create a place for you to strengthen your community through faith, friendship, education, and service. Keep up with all of our programs for Moms at BUMC on Facebook and Instagram.

  • Moms in the Morning

    Wednesdays during the school year, 9:45-11 a.m., Room A391

    Moms in the Morning offers fellowship and friendship through book studies and open discussions about faith (and laughter!). Childcare is available for 3 and under.

  • Moms of Littles

    First Tuesday of the month, 6-8 p.m.

    Moms with kids 5 and under get together for friendship and faith discussions. Contact Rev. Shelby Slowey to learn more about this small group.

  • Moms Connect

    Second Tuesday of the month, 6:15-8 p.m., Tabernacle

    Moms Connect is a monthly evening program for you to connect with other moms over dinner while learning from other women. Speakers rotate monthly. Childcare is available with one week's notice for 5th grade and under. Registration for each month's program opens 3 weeks in advance.

Upcoming Moms Connect Speakers:

 

February 11Dr. Katherine Koonce

Dr. Katherine Koonce is the Head of School at The Covenant School in Nashville. She will spend the evening with us speaking on anxiety in children.

March 10 – Moms Panel: "Faithfully Restored"

Hear from four of our moms who have walked through tragedy and come out on the other side with God’s help and the support of their communities.

April 14 – Raising Children in the Digital Age

Our April event, co-sponsored by the BUMC Day School, is for moms (and dads!) wanting to learn what it looking like raising kids in this digital age.

United Methodist Women

United Methodist Women (UMW) is the largest denominational faith organization for women with approximately 800,000 members around the world whose mission is fostering spiritual growth, developing leaders and advocating for justice.

We offer 4 different UMW circles at BUMC for women of all ages to join and serve the church.

  • Ruth Circle

    Young Women's Circle

    Facilitator: Katie Stamper

  • Mary Jane Hartman Circle

    Third Tuesdays, 10 a.m.

    Facilitator: Cheryl Minnich

    Room: B149

  • Elisabeth Circle

    First Wednesdays, 1 p.m.

    Facilitator: Debbie Heibert

    Room: A390

  • Rachel Circle

    Second Mondays, 6:30 p.m.

    Facilitators: Susan Mattson and Trisha Scudder

    Room: Buchanan House Room 102