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Texas WMU leader elected new national WMU executive director

BIRMINGHAM (Julie Walters, WMU) — Sandra “Sandy” Wisdom-Martin, executive director of WMU of Texas, was unanimously elected executive director/treasurer of national Woman’s Missionary Union by the WMU executive board during a special called meeting, July 29-30, in Birmingham. Wisdom-Martin succeeds … Continue reading

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Alabama Acteen standout addresses national gathering

St. Louis, Mo. (Jennifer Davis Rash) — Sarah Golden of Eastern Hills Baptist Church, Montgomery, was the featured 2016 National Acteens panelist during the morning session of the National WMU Missions Celebration and Annual Meeting in St. Louis, Mo. After becoming a Christian … Continue reading

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WMU Foundation unfolds Christ’s love with blanket drive

BIRMINGHAM (Candice Lee) — This Valentine’s Day, the Woman’s Missionary Union (WMU) Foundation hopes to spread love and warmth to Syrian refugees living in Jordan. The Foundation is asking people to donate $25, which supplies a blanket to a refugee … Continue reading

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Former national WMU executive director dies at 84

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (BP, TAB) — Former national WMU executive director and lifelong missions advocate Carolyn Weatherford Crumpler died Jan. 2. She was 84. A Florida native, Crumpler served in the executive director position from 1974 to 1989, leading the organization … Continue reading

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Job Corps sites honored in Mississippi, Texas

BIRMINGHAM (BP) — Christian Women’s Job Corps sites in Philadelphia, Miss., and San Marcos, Texas, have received this year’s top honors from the Woman’s Missionary Union Foundation. To read more, visit http://www.thealabamabaptist.org.

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WMU announces new young women’s outreach

BIRMINGHAM (BP) — The national Woman’s Missionary Union (WMU) has announced myMISSION, a new, primarily web-based organization for young adult women in missions. Jean Roberson, national WMU ministry consultant, said the new initiative celebrates young women as a force for … Continue reading

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