Sunday Worship: 8:30, 9:40, & 11 a.m.


United Methodist Women


The organized unit of 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.

All women are welcome to attend Germantown United Methodist Women events. If you are looking for the camaraderie of Christian women, fellowship while serving others, and the opportunity to make lifelong friends, consider joining one of GUMW’s many Circles (small groups). For information, contact GUMW Membership Chair Yolanda Toney at .

The following Ministries are supported by Germantown UMW Circles

  • Church Women United
  • Golden Cross
  • Alturas Ministry
  • United Methodist Neighborhood Center
  • Memphis Business Academy
  • Miriam Day Care at United Methodist Neighborhood Center
  • Starfish Ministry
  • Dress for Success
  • Room in the Inn Memphis
  • Weekend Food Program
  • The Forrest Spence Fund
  • Campus Ministries

News & Events

GUMW September Luncheon & Blessing of the Babies
Tuesday, September 12 | 11:30 am | Mike Wilson Fellowship Hall
All women are invited to come enjoy fabulous food and fellowship, as well as a message from our speaker, Rev. Trina Morrison, Executive Director of Hannah’s Hope.

Fall/Winter GUMW Consignment Sale
Shop Friday and Saturday, August 25-26.

Printable Calendar

Click here to download a printable version of our 2016 Calendar of Events!

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United Methodist Women’s Circles

Circles are small group gatherings of United Methodist Women who enjoy camaraderie and mutual support through devotions and programs. Each circle adopts a variety of Mission projects to work on during the year. All women of the church are encouraged to join a group, especially if you have not yet found that small circle of friends that can be so important in your Christian Walk. If you wish to join a Circle and would like information, please .

Celebration Circle

Meets: 1st Tuesday | 10:00 a.m. | Room 338 | Chairperson: Nancy Wood

Eliora Circle

Meets: 1st Thursday | 7:00 p.m. | Room 342 | Chairperson: Katie McNeal

Faith Circle

Meets: 1st Thursday | 9:30 a.m. | Room 338 | Chairperson: Lauren Boswell

Friends Circle

Meets: 3rd Tuesday | 7:00 p.m. | Homes of Members | Chairperson: Jan Davis

Grace Circle

Meets: 1st Friday | 9:45 a.m. | Room 339 | Chairperson: Christina Tempel   

Hope Circle

Meets: 2nd Tuesday | 9:30 a.m. | Room 339 | Chairperson: Stephanie Adams

Joy Circle

Meets: 1st Thursday | 11:30 a.m. | Homes of Members | Chairperson: Lauren Boswell

More Friends Circle

Meets: 1st Tuesday | 1:00 p.m. | Room 338 | Chairpersons: Jan Johnson, Martha Massey

Priscilla Circle

Meets: 1st Wednesday | 10:00 am | Room 240 | Chairperson: Brenda Anderson