District United Methodist Women - Sage


 

Every Member Enrichment Event
Sage District EMEE 


Saturday, March 20, 2021 via Zoom
9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. (Pacific Daylight Savings Time)
10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. (Mountain Daylight Savings Time)

Sage District is celebrating our uniqueness, diversity, and connections of each unit at the annual EMEE meeting. Units will be recognized for their achievements for 2019 and what they were able to accomplish in 2020.

Come join us for an inspirational meeting. Special guest speaker is Rochelle Killett. There will be a five minute break halfway through the meeting. Register by using the form HERE.  The Zoom link for the meeting will be sent to you.

Invite a friend.  Share the information with someone who may not receive it.  Encourage someone in your unit to attend.  Come and join us as we celebrate!

 


Idaho Legislative Advocacy Event

 

Idaho State Legislature began its annual session and they have already demonstrated that we have much work to do to protect vulnerable women and children.

 

Sunday, February 7, 2021

  • Medicaid Funding Legislation, Foster Care Legislation, housing, and other critical issues – Christine Tiddens, Idaho Voices for Children

If you missed this presentation, but would still like the information, you can watch the recording of the meeting HERE

 

Sunday, February 21, 2021, 7:00-8:15 pm MST, 6:00-7:15 pm PST

  • Tax Legislation (homeowner’s exemption, circuit breaker legislation) – Alejandra Cerna Rios, Idaho Center For Fiscal Policy

  • Education funding and other legislation – Rod Gramer, President/CEO Idaho Business for Education

Here is the Powerpoint Alejandra Cerna Rios shared and along with a piece of supporting information that is helpful. 

If you missed it, you can find the record of the Zoom event HERE.

 

Handouts from the January 10th Session are available to download below.  Due to technical difficulties we were not able to record it.


Sage Wise Special Edition February 2021

Knitted together or unraveling?  Where are you, where are we all right now?  And can the two both be true and good?  Find some answers by participating in the (virtual) Sage District EMEE (Every Member Enrichment Event) on Saturday, March 20.  Mark it on your calendar.  More information to come.  

At the moment there are about 10" of snow outside - perfect weather to continue making quilts and blankets.  See the beautiful quilts made by the women of Rupert UMC and keep working on them yourself.  Click HERE to read, download, print, and share.

 

Sage Wise Winter 2021

Sage Wise Fall 2020

Sage Wise September 2020 special annual meeting edition

Sage Wise Summer 2020 Newsletter

Sage Wise Winter 2020 Newsletter

Sage Wise Fall 2019 Newsletter

Sage Wise Summer 2019 Newsletter

Sage Wise Spring 2019 Newsletter

Sage Wise Winter 2019 Newsletter

 

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Sage District Standing Rules for 2019

 


Sage District Slate of Officers - 2020/2021

 

 

Office                                                                           Unit

 

President

Joyce H. Orem                                             Rupert

157 E 1000 N

Rupert, Idaho 83350

208 – 859 – 5780

jhillisorem@hotmail.com

 

Vice President

 

Secretary

Lucy Scopinich                                             Boise First

3334 E. Dowling Mill Ct.

Boise, Idaho 83706

208 – 387 – 0661 (Home)

208 – 409 – 2067 (Cell)

lkscop0661@gmail.com

 

Treasurer

Jean Spence                                                            La Grande

10106 W 4th St.

Island City, Oregon 97850

541 – 656 – 6630

jeanlacook@yahoo.com

 

Communications Committee

Joyce H. Orem

Bonnie Anderson

Elinor Chehey                                              Boise First

617 N Ross Street

Boise, ID 83702

208 – 343 – 8018

elinorchehey@gmail.com

 

Resource Room Manager

Earlene Lamb                                              La Grande

2315 East L Ave

La Grande, Oregon 97850 

541 – 786 – 8039

peggye@eoni.com   

 

Mission Coordinator for Education and Interpretation

 

Mission Coordinator for Membership Nurture and Outreach

Maralyn Wells                                               Caldwell

915 E. Ionia Dr.

Meridian, Idaho 83642 

208 – 989 – 0917

mfwells-35@msn.com

 

 

Office                                                             Unit

Mission Coordinator for Social Action

Connie Johnson                                          District Member at Large

855 A St W #20

Vale, Oregon 97918

541 – 216 – 8342

connie.johnson53@gmail.com

 

Mission Coordinator for Spiritual Growth

Bonnie Anderson                                        American Falls

P O Box 282

Rockland, Idaho 83271

208 – 221 – 8047

monty@dcdi.net

 

Chair of Nominations

(Class of 2021)

Vera Kenyon                                                 Caldwell

1514 Alder

Caldwell, Idaho 83605 

208 – 989 – 7535

ldkvak@gmail.com

 

Nominations Committee Members

(Class of 2021)                                            Whitney

Lory Neser

3059 Crescent Rim Drive, Apt 401

Boise, Idaho 83706 

808 – 286 – 4829

lneser@aol.com

 

(Class of 2021)

Kay Durham                                                 La Grande

1002 21st St.

La Grande, Oregon 97850

541 – 962 – 1002 (Home)

541 – 975 – 3997 (Cell)

kaydurham71483@yahoo.com

 

(Class of 2022)

Charlene Wimpy                                          Payette

525 14th Ave N Apt 9

Payette, Idaho 83661

208 – 642 – 4304

cwimpy@q.com

 

Legislative Event Coordinator (By appointment only)

Mary Getchell                                                Boise First

4506 N. Cedar View Lane

Boise, Idaho 83704

208 – 860 – 2715

mlgetchell@aol.com

Sage District Conference Officers for 2019 – 2020

Office                                                             Unit

Vice President

Gayle Woods                                                District Member at Large

13995 W. Hartford Dr.

Boise, Idaho 83713

208 – 938 – 5964 (Home)

208 – 571 – 0945 (Cell)

gaylewoods5964@msn.com

 

Mission Coordinator for Education and Interpretation

Ingrid Cook                                                   Joseph

P.O. Box 104

Joseph, Oregon 97846

541 – 263 – 1519

ianddcook@gmail.com

 

Mission Coordinator for Social Action

Judy Halvorson                                            Hillview

431 S. Curtis Road

Boise, Idaho 83705

208 –  327 – 0541 (Home)

208 –  859 – 2049 (Cell)

judybhalverson@gmail.com

 

Nominations Committee Member

Rochelle Killett                                             Nampa First

911 E. Dewey Avenue

Nampa, ID 83686

208 –  466-9536 (Home)

208 –  249-1920 (Cell)

rochellekillett@gmail.com

Legacy Liaison

Lory Neser                                                    Whitney

 

Mission u Dean

Bonnie McOmber                                        Boise First

416 W. Ashbourne Dr.

Eagle, Idaho 83616

208 –  939 – 4219 (Home)

208 –  867 – 4846 (Cell)

bjdlmcomber@live.com

 

Mission u Assistant Dean Idaho

Leona Whitcomb                                         Fruitland

1247 College Green Drive

Ontario, OR 97914

541 –  889-9477

jayandleona1969@g.mail.com

 

 

Office                                                             Unit

Western Jurisdiction Chair of Nominations

Lynda Montgomery                                      Pocatello

50 Creighton

Pocatello, ID 83201

208 – 317–7196

dynomont_3@msn.com

 

Western Jurisdiction National Program Advisory Group

Dixie Jacky                                                    Meridian

3835 S. Firenze Way

Meridian, Idaho 83642

208 –  680 – 5112

dixiejacky@gmail.com

 

Yuni Rueda                                                  

yuni.rueda@gmail.com


Sage District 2021 Calendar

 

JANUARY

10 - Idaho Advocacy Legislative Event Zoom 

 

FEBRUARY

7 - Idaho Advocacy Legislative Event Zoom 

14 - Idaho Advocacy Legislative Event Zoom 

 

MARCH

20 – EMEE Zoom meeting

 

JULY

Mission u

9 – 11 – Nazareth Retreat Center, Boise, Idaho

 

SEPTEMBER

18 – Sage District Annual Meeting, Nampa First, Nampa, Idaho

 

OCTOBER

15 – DLTE (District Leadership Training Event), Boise First, Boise, Idaho 

16 – Conference Annual Meeting, Boise First, Boise, Idaho

 


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