Associational and Church WMU Directors: You are the only person in your church receiving this newsletter containing information about upcoming Alabama WMU events. PLEASE COPY THESE PAGES, AND GIVE THEM TO THE APPROPRIATE AGE-LEVEL LEADER IN YOUR CHURCH or print additional copies from www.alabamawmu.org by clicking on the “Leaders” tab on the bottom right of the home page. If you do not have an age-level organization but have members in that age level, they are invited to attend these events, as well. Posters and/or flyers are available for each event by calling 800.264.1225 ext. 226 or by visiting www.alabamawmu.org.
Come Celebrate WorldSong! When: May 21, 2016, 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM Join us to celebrate 25 years of camping at WorldSong Missions Where: WorldSong Missions Place, Cook Springs Place! Whether you’ve never been to the campus or have Who: All are welcome loved it for years, come for a day of games, hiking, culture Cost: FREE, but registration is required activities, a scavenger hunt, time with missionaries from several Registration Deadline: May 13, 2016 countries and more! If you’re interested in sending your child to camp, it’s a great time to see what it’s all about. A hot dog lunch will be provided. There is no cost, but we do ask that you register in advance. For more information, contact Hope Stephens at 800.264.1225 ext. 278 or firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit www.worldsongretreat.com.
...for Missions, for Ministry, for Life
Leadership Training of Alabama WMU
When: Friday & Saturday, July 22-23, 2016 Where: Shocco Springs Baptist Conference Center, Talladega Who: Anyone (church or associational) who in any way leads Women’s Ministry, WMU, Women on Mission, Adults on Mission, Acteens, Youth on Mission, Girls Ministry, Girls in Action, Children in Action, Mission Friends or Royal Ambassadors (in cooperation with Alabama Baptist Men’s Ministries).
Equip is a time of enrichment, training and encouragement for WMU and Women’s Ministry leaders or anyone interested in missions and ministry. Training conferences help leaders focus on specific areas of ministry and their leadership needs. Additional breakouts provide times of enrichment with missionaries highlighting their work, as well as other speakers sharing on a variety of missions, ministry and life topics. Visit www.alabamawmu.org for more info.
Mark your calendar with these important dates! Focus on WMU Week - February 8-14, 2016
Cooperative Program Sunday - April 10, 2016
North American Missions Emphasis/Annie Armstrong Easter Offering - March 6-13, 2016
Associational Missions Emphasis Week - May 15-22, 2016