July 17, 2020, NEW YORK- The United Methodist Women Board of Directors affirms the statement that “Black Lives Matter to God and to United Methodist Women.” We must dismantle racist systems in our communities, agencies, workplaces, governments and churches.

UMW Board recommendations:

  • Listen.
  • Learn
  • Love

Sources:

Charter for Racial Justice 

United Methodist Women’s Tools for Leaders: Resources for Racial Justice.

 United Methodist Women’s social action campaigns.


Conversations with Michelle Alexander, Hannah Adair Bonner and Tamika Mallory at the Assembly 2018 in special issues of response magazine.