DSC United Methodist Women

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. Click on the links below to find out more.

“There shall be an organization called United Methodist Women in The United Methodist Church in the United States, organized at the local church, district, conference, jurisdiction, and national levels.” Book of Discipline ¶ 1901

If your church does not presently have an organized UMW unit and you want more information, ask any United Methodist pastor for the name and phone number of the Conference or district Membership Coordinator of Membership Nurture and Outreach.

UMW in the Desert Southwest Conference

2021 Annual Celebration - District & Conference

October 9, 2021
9:00 AM-3:30 PM

Conference UMW Newsletter

Find the latest Desert Southwest Winds, the UMW Conference Newsletter, as well as archives of previous issues.

Charter for Racial Justice

The Charter continues our urgent call for study and action on the principles and goals of its vision.

Click Here for the Desert Southwest Conference Brochure.
Click Here for the Living the Charter Reporting Form
Click Here to view the Charter

DSC UMW Legacy Stories on Facebook

Our legacy – telling our stories. Honoring United Methodist Women who have put faith, hope and love into action.

Legacy Fund - 150

Celebrate the dedication and foresight of our foremothers in mission as we lead up to our 150th anniversary in 2019.

Living Timeline - Telling our Stories

Telling our stories to each other is easy because we are sisters in Christ and understand our work in mission. Learn how to become a master story-teller.

Mission Today Forms

(Click on your district to download the form.)

District Newsletters

The following list includes the most recent North District UMW newsletters, “North Country Breezes.”



Click on the links below to access the most recent South District UMW Newsletters, “Footprints.”

Click on the list below to download the most recent West District UMW newsletters, “Cactus Patch.”


Conference UMW Newsletter Archives