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The Elizabeth Franklin Circle of Green Meadow United Methodist Women meets at 6 p.m. on the 3rd Tuesday of each month, with the exception of October when UMW leads worship (Note: COVID-19 now has the group meeting via ZOOM. See the Program schedule below.) During the meeting, the programs offer opportunities to experience hands-on mission projects with others as well as chances to learn, think, live, and give more deeply and joyfully in the "Kin-dom" of God. President: Glenda Eastridge | Vice President: Carol Green  Secretary/Treasurer:  Susan Daffron |Nominations: Elizabeth Franklin


Knitted Together for God’s Good Work 

Meetings are held at 6 p.m. the third Monday of the month on Ginny West Case’s ZOOM Channel.


  • January 19: Planning together

  • February 21; Call to Prayer and Self-Denial. Shirley Carr Clowney “African-Americans in Blount County”

  • March 21; Set Free from Ailments. Kay tells her life story (Hopefully in person!)

  • April 18: One with Each Other, One with the World

  • October 18: UMW Sunday; New Hope Children’s Advocacy Center; Tabitha Damron, director

  • November 16: World Thank Offering

  • December 21: Pledge Service


  • January 29: Conference UMW Leadership Training 10 am -12:30 pm (zoom)

  • March 26:  Conference UMW Spiritual Enrichment: Spiritual & Selfcare Retreat

  • April 9: Conference UMW Leadership Training Team

  • April 23: Conference UMW RISE Event (This is for young women)

  • May 20-22; National UMW Assembly in Orlando, Florida (and online)

  • July 9: Conference UMW Leadership Training Team

  • July 22-23: Conference UMW Mission u Event at Cokesbury UMC, Knoxville (hybrid)

  • August 6: Conference UMW Social Action

  • September 17: Conference UMW 49th Annual Meeting

  • October 15: Conference UMW Mission Leadership Training Team

A Reconciling Community

The Elizabeth Franklin Circle of Green Meadow United Methodist Women is a Reconciling Community and promotes inclusion of ALL in full membership and participation of the United Methodist Church. We welcome and celebrate people of all sexual orientations, gender identities, and gender expressions, races, ethnicity, age, economic status, and immigration status.