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WEEK 50 - Sunday, DECEMBER 9, 2018 to Saturday, DECEMBER 15, 2018


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SUNDAY, December 9

Mission Focus:  Philippines.  The United Methodist Church Board of Women’s Work
Philippines Central Conference. 
Staff position to advocate and provide services to Filippino Victims of Human
Trafficking and foreign migrant workers during times of crisis.

Birthdays:
No Birthdays Listed Today
Pray for your musicians and choirs preparing and performing for Advent worship services.
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MONDAY, December 10

Mission Focus:  Eurasia Central Conference. 
Women’s Leadership Empowerment for local United Methodist Women in Voronezh, Russia,
towards involvement in mission at the community level to engage in the United Methodist
Women Purpose.

Birthdays:

Genilma Boehler - Missionary
Apartado Postal 901
San José 1000
Costa Rica
gboehler@umcmission.org

Priscilla Jaiah - Missionary
c/o United Methodist Compound
12th Street on the Beach
Sinkor, Monrovia
Liberia
pjaiah@umcmission.org
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TUESDAY, December 11

Mission Focus:  Eurasia Central Conference. 
Women’s Ministry Leadership Empowerment Program for United Methodist Women in
Kyrgyzstan and Kazakhstan to harness the spiritual gifts for mission to others in their community.

Birthdays:

Laarni Bibay - Deaconess
909 Denise Court
Chesapeake, VA 23329
lsbibay@gmail.com

Cindy Johnson - Deaconess
5593 Birders Cove
Brownsville, TX 78526-5112
mc2dogs@sbcglobal.net

Carolyn Lawhorn - Deaconess
3701 Williamsburg Village Drive
Jackson, TN 38305
clawhorn1@hotmail.com

Roland Fernandes - Staff**
Chief Operating Officer
Operations and Finance
rfernandes@umcmission.org
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WEDNESDAY, December 12

Mission Focus:  Eurasia Central Conference. 
Annual United Methodist Women of Eurasia Conference for women of the entire Central
Conference area to join together for sharing, study, worship and fellowship.

Birthdays:

Paul Jeffrey - Missionary
4201 Barge Street
Yakima, WA 98908
pjeffrey@umcmission.org
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THURSDAY, December 13

Mission Focus:  Kenya.  Children Pastors and Teachers Training and Curriculum Development. 
Ensuring Methodist Church of Kenya children have qualified teachers, pastors and a
14-year curriculum by 2020.

 Birthdays:

Kim Devon Harris - Deaconess
12012 Cree Street
Coon Rapids, MN 55433
kharris@umcmission.org

Nora C. Colmenares - Staff**
Community Engagement Lead
Center for Mission Innovation
ncolmenares@umcmission.org
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FRIDAY, December 14

Mission Focus:  Kenya.  Maua Hospital – Hospital Service Fund.
Providing life-saving inpatient healthcare for the critically ill.

Birthdays:

Sung-ok Lee - Deaconess/Staff
Assistant General Secretary
Christian Social Action, UMW
Church Center at the United Nations
777 United Nations Plaza
11th Floor
New York, NY 10017
slee@unitedmethodistwomen.org
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SATURDAY, December 15

Mission Focus:  Mongolia.  Grace Ministries of Mongolia. 
Salary support for doctors, nurses and staff of Grace Hospice of Mongolia who provide
medical and palliative care to all who seek aid with cancer.

Birthdays:  

Charles Barrow - Home Missioner
5129 Highway 101
Newport, NC 28570
cwbarrow58@yahoo.com

Winsome Wright - Staff**
Gift Administrator
Communications and Development
wwright@umcmission.org

 

WEEK 51 - Sunday, DECEMBER 16, 2018 to Saturday, DECEMBER 22, 2018


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SUNDAY, December 16

Mission Focus:  Lithuania.  Lithuania United Methodist Church. 
Salary support for Lithuania United Methodist Church Women’s and Diaconal
Coordinator to work with United Methodist Women and diaconal programs with
women and children.

Birthdays:

Chin Cho - Missionary
CPO 1242
Ulaanbaatar 13
Mongolia
Jamescho1216@gmail.com

Brenda Romenius - Deaconess
413 Park Avenue
Falls Church, VA 22046
brendaromenius@yahoo.com

Eric Soard - Missionary
Box 7756
Mwanza
Tanzania
ericsoard@umcmission.org
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MONDAY, December 17

Mission Focus:  Eurasia Central Conference. 
United Methodist Women Purpose and Women Peacemakers Leadership Seminar
in Vladivostok, Russia, with the Korean National Network of United Methodist Women
(USA) to call women of east Russia to engage in peacemaking.

Birthdays:

Guillermo Berman Ramirez - Missionary
Patricia #358, Fracc.
88780 Reynosa, Tamaulipas
Mexico
gramirez@umcmission.org

Katherine Smith – Staff**
Senior Program Associate
Missionary Service
ksmith@umcmission.org

Mace Malridge IV - Staff*
Administrative Secretary
Finance and Administration Services, UMW
mmace@unitedmethodistwomen.org
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TUESDAY, December 18

Mission Focus:  Zimbabwe West Annual Conference. 
Regional Missionary Grace Musuka leads a workshop on Child Protection for
the Annual Conference and with church personnel writes a policy for the Zimbabwe
United Methodist Church.

Birthdays:

No Birthdays Listed Today
Pray for Those Who Are Suffering
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WEDNESDAY, December 19

Mission Focus:  Tanzania Provisional Conference. 
Regional Missionary Grace Musuka and United Methodist Women International
Mission Partner Dr. Grace Mose of Hope Foundation for African Women in Kenya
lead a workshop for United Methodist Women in Tanzania to learn about how to
gain support to end female genital mutilation.

Birthdays:

Joy Hayag - Deaconess
319 S. Bridge Street
Rocton, IL 61072-2911
joyhayag19@hotmail.com

Kenya Roberts – Staff*
Executive Assistant, UMW
Office of the General Secretary
kroberts@unitedmethidistwomen.org
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THURSDAY, December 20

Mission Focus:  Kenya.  Mission and Evangelism Ministry. 
Providing church sanctuaries and motorbikes for MCK pastors and evangelists in
remote areas.

Birthdays:

No Birthdays Listed Today
Pray for Those Who Are Sad during the Christmas Season
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FRIDAY, December 21

Mission Focus:  Kenya.  Rural Women and Young Girls Leadership &
Empowerment Project.

Birthdays:

Alison Gilmore - Missionary
33 Knockvale Park
BT56HJ Belfast
Northern Ireland
agilmore@umcmission.org

Alfiado Zunguza - Staff**
Area Liaison, Africa
Global Mission Connections
azunguza@umcmission.org
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SATURDAY, December 22

Mission Focus:  Bolivia.  Evangelical Methodist Church of Bolivia. 
Staff support for the Women’s Coordinator to develop and implement programming
for women in the church.

Birthdays:

Xenon U. Antone - Staff**
Director, Operations and Finance
          xantone@umcmission.org

Addresses for Staff Members:

*475 Riverside Drive
15th Floor
New York, NY 10115

**458 Ponce de Leon Avenue NE
Atlanta, GA 30308

 

 

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