1 East Olive Ave., Redlands, CA 92373 - (909) 793-2118

United Methodist Women


umw2Purpose of UMW
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.

Upcoming Events: 

UMW Christmas Brunch


The annual UMW Christmas Brunch will be held on Saturday, December 8th, at 10:00 a.m. in Weeks Hall.

The cost is just $12 per person and tickets will be available upcoming Sundays as well as at the church office.

There will be a money tree opportunity chance drawing with proceeds going to David and Margaret House,

as well as door prizes, a delicious brunch, and a performance by a local Ballet Folklorico group.

Please bring a children’s book to donate.



Mark your calendars for the upcoming United Methodist Women’s “Eat Pray Love” Mini-Retreat February 8th & 9th 2019!  This mini-retreat will be held right here in Redlands at Mission Gables House, 25 Grant Street, on Friday evening the 8th and all day Saturday the 9th. Please join us as we gather together for inspiration and activities centered around the theme of “Eat, Pray, Love.”  Program content will be provided by Cheryl Raine, Karen Gardner, and Janee Both-Gragg, and activities will be provided by many of our own Redlands First Church women!  The cost is just $50, and partial and full scholarships are available.
Recent Events:

Organized in Small Group “Friendship Circles” and Interest Groups United Methodist Women support each other in spiritual growth and service to the church, community and world.
Friendship Circle Meetings
Rebecca Circle meets the first Wednesday of the month @ 9:30 am (location varies)
Naomi Circle meets the first Wednesday of the month @ 1:30 @ Plymouth Village
Susanna Circle meets the fourth Monday of the month @ 7:00 pm (location varies)

Interest Groups
Spirit Singers meets Monday afternoons at 3:00 pm.  They regularly provide musical concerts October thru May at local convalescent homes.
Quilters meets each Thursday morning at 9:00 am at the church in Weeks Hall.
Memory Makers is a scrap booking and craft group that meets the third Friday of the month at 4:30 pm at the church in Weeks Hall. Babysitting is available with prior arrangement.

The Vault Ministry meets at the Vault two Wednesdays a month.  Look at Soundings or the bulletin for exact days each month.