Waccamaw Woman’s Missionary Union (WMU)

 “Building a Legacy through Missions Education”                                                                                  Est. January 1909

(843) 855-0787 or (843) 248-9358                                                                        Director: Peggy J. Jones

email: pjjones@sccoast.net

CALLING ALL CHURCHES. . .

unite with Waccamaw Woman’s Missionary Union (WMU) as we

“…inspire, challenge, and educate…”

New Emphasis 2016-2018 By All Means

Watchword:  I have become all things to all people so that by all possible means I might save some.  I do all this for the sake of the gospel, that I may share in its blessings”                                           1 Corinthians 9:22-b-23 NIV.

  • follow the example of Christ;
  • step into the world around us
  • cultivate relationships
  • create opportunities to demonstrate the love of Christ

Project HELP:  PTSD
Emphasis Book:  Unscripted:  Sharing the Gospel as Life Happens

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Plan to pray with others at the Baptist Women’s World Day of Prayer at Jamestown Baptist Church on Monday, November 6th (registration- 5:30 p.m., dinner – 6:00 p.m., $15.00 registration fee (includes meal) payable at the door, with program to follow. Debby Akerman is guest speaker as we pray specifically for needs on all continents and take an offering for North American Continental Union projects. Register by calling the association office at 843-248-9358. Bring a non-perishable food item or canned goods for the “We’re Here For You” food drive or deliver items to the association office, to be taken to CAP in time for the Thanksgiving season.

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THE CARE EFFECT by David Crosby is the heart of “A Morning of Caring” set for Saturday, January 27, 2018 at First Baptist Church North Myrtle Beach. Pastor Jeff Gaskins is guest speaker for this event, so mark your calendars for the 27th! Registration is $15.00 per person. Through this event, attendees will learn more about unleashing the power of compassion. Details to follow.

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Mark your calendars for February 11, 2018 as we kick off “Focus on WMU Week.” Special guest will be Dr. Edna Ellison, noted author and speaker. Registration is $15.00 per person. Each attendee is asked to bring a spoon along with their cup and saucer for tea as we spend the afternoon “Stirring Friendships.” Maple Baptist Church is host for the vent from 3:00 – 4:00 p.m. More details to follow.

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A CHALLENGE TO ONE & ALL:   engage a student (or non-student)  Coastal Carolina University Campus or elsewhere.

ask God to guide you to step into the world around you;

pray for Him to lead you to cultivate relationships;

seek ways to provide opportunities to demonstrate the love of Christ.

Wait and See what magnificent things will be accomplished by Him through you!

We  know churches within Waccamaw Association are actively on mission for God. Please share what you are doing and how God has been working through you and your groups! Send pictures and summary to diane@waccamawbaptist.org