Rooted in the Church of the Brethren, GWP seeks to educate about wealth, power and oppression, encouraging one another to live more simply, being mindful of our luxuries, and join in empowerment with women around the world, sharing resources with women's initiatives. Read more about GWP and our founding in 1978. Donations are welcome! You … Continue reading What is Global Women’s Project?
Greetings, GWP Friends! Our 2019 GlobaLinks is here! Click here to see it online. If you're on our mailing list, you should receive it soon. It's at the printer right now. If you're not on the list and would like to be added, please reply to this email with that request. We'd be happy to add you. If … Continue reading 2019 GlobaLinks Newsletter
One of my favorite things about living in a van is that we just can't accumulate much stuff. We can still have a cluttered home (and usually do) but if we decide to clean/purge we don't have an attic or basement overwhelming the task. Post-Christmas clutter isn't only gifts and new purchases cluttering your home. … Continue reading Peace be with you… and your messes (Global e-Links, January edition)
Greetings in this Advent season! Advent...what does it mean to you (other than getting-ready-for-Christmas)? The word comes from Latin for "coming" as we mark these weeks before we celebrate the coming of God-in-human-flesh. It's already 50 degrees as I write this message from Morelia, Mexico--but our nights have grown longer, along with the rest of the northern hemisphere. It is in these … Continue reading December E-Links
Jan Fischer Bachman wrote a nice article in celebration of the 40th anniversary of Global Women's Project. You can find the digital version on Messenger magazine's site here.
Dear GWP Friends, At the end of October, the Global Women's Project Steering Committee met in Fort Wayne, Indiana. We accomplished so much in a limited amount of time and were blessed to share in Sunday School and worship with the Beacon Heights Church of the Brethren. We said good-bye to two members (Anke and … Continue reading November e-Links – Gratitude
Greetings friends, There is much excitement in the air as the GWP steering committee prepares for our fall meeting, welcomes 2 new committee members and two long-time supporters back onto the committee, and continues to celebrate our 40th anniversary year. Make sure to check the upcoming addition of Messenger magazine for an article on GWP's … Continue reading October e-Links
Two announcements this month! First, we are so glad to be able to thank Katie Heishman for accomplishing some updates to the Global Women's Project website. You can check it out yourself at https://globalwomensproject.wordpress.com/. Please look past the advertisements, as that is what allows for the free website, and notice the neat work the projects are … Continue reading September 2018 Global E-Links
Dear GWP friends, While the summer can often be a slower time for the Global Women's Project Steering Committee, this August we have so much to celebrate! Two items stand out as particularly emblematic of the mission and ministry of this organization: 1) After enjoying a large quantity of ice cream at last summer's annual … Continue reading August E-Links – Luxury Tax, New Grant, Monthly Challenge
Dear GWP Community, Global Women's Projects hopes that some of you got to enjoy the GWP booth at Annual Conference. A big thank you to Pearl Miller, a former steering committee member who worked with the booth, as well as Anna Lisa Gross and Mary and Dave Wysong, who helped get supplies there and back. … Continue reading July E-Links – Connections
Hello everyone, I hope you are enjoying your summer and the light and abundance it brings. Annual Conference is coming up real soon in Cincinnati from July 4th till July 8th 2018. We invite you to stop by the Global Women's Project booth, maybe you will run into some familiar faces. And as we are … Continue reading June e-Links – Annual Conference, Monthly Challenge