Rev. Lisa Beth White will present a two-fold program at the March 21 United Methodist Women (UMW) meeting.
As the representative of Perkins School of Theology Houston-Galveston Extension Program, she will talk briefly about how Perkins came to St. Paul’s, the Theologian-in-Residence program here, and theological education in Houston.
Then, in preparation for the upcoming 150th anniversary of the formation of Methodist women organized for mission, she will trace the history of the UMW from the initial gathering of eight women in a Boston snowstorm through its eight predecessor bodies to today's 800,000 members..
Meet March 21 in J-204 from 10:30 am to noon.