Waccamaw Woman’s Missionary Union (WMU)

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

Director: Peggy J. Jones
(843) 855-0787 or (843) 248-9358
email: [email protected]

CHURCHES ARE INVITED . . .

Join Waccamaw Woman’s Missionary Union (WMU) in fulfilling its purpose: to inspire, challenge, and educate boys and girls, men and women.

A new church year; a new WMU Emphasis:

2018-2020 WMU: UNSHAKABLE PURSUIT
based upon Acts 17:16-28 CEV, with the watchword from 1 Corinthians 15:58 CEV.

OBJECTIVES:

to know God more, to show His love unconditionally, and to make disciples who make disciples as we provide opportunities to explore this new emphasis.

Baptist Nursing Fellowship

BNF® provides a way for nurses and other health-care professionals to use their gifts to serve others through a variety of ministry opportunities. Waccamaw BNF is three years of age and welcomes new members. Express your interest by email: [email protected].

 


Calendar/upcoming events

We hope you, UNSHAKABLE, will be inspired, challenged, and educated:

Fall Leadership Development for Church WMU.

Monday, September 23. North Conway Baptist. For leaders and potential leaders: directors, assistant directors, and administrative assistants; Women on Mission; Acteens/Youth on Mission; Girls in Action/Children in Action; and Mission Friends. 5:00 pm registration; 5:30 pm meal; 6:15 pm break-out conferences. $5.00 for meal payable at the door; register by text or phone call 843 855 0787, with contact information and headcount for each conference by September 16. Event ends at 8:00 pm with prayer in respective conferences.

Walk-a-Thon for Janie re-scheduled due to weather for Saturday, September 28, 9:30 am until noon (lunch provided).

For children & leaders grades 1-6. Hickory Grove Baptist. Encourage children to bring offerings for Janie. RSVP: by September 19, phone 843 399 6387 or email [email protected] and indicate “WWMU”.

2019 Appalachian Mountain Ministry Christmas Backpacks.

Engage all members of your church in this project; backpacks for children and teens to be distributed at evangelistic events in West Virginia between Thanksgiving and Christmas. Region IV Backpack Champion, Ruth Anne Sanford;  visit scwmu.org/christmasbackpacks for details.  Waccamaw WMU  collection site:  Maple Baptist Church, Thursday, November 14, from 8:00 am until 12 noon.  Backpacks will be delivered to Sumter in the afternoon.   

Season of Association Missions.

October 20-26. Prayer and The Martha Compton Offering.  Pray with us for WBA churches; Monday, October 21, 10:00 am until noon, WBA Office, light refreshments will be served.

Baptist Women’s World Day of Prayer.

Maple Baptist, host church; November 4.  Schedule:  5:00 pm registration; 5:30 pm meal $5 payable at door, followed by program. 

 


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 [email protected].