The vision for United Methodist Women is turning faith, hope and love into action on behalf of women, children and youth around the world. All St. Matthew’s UMW are welcoming of newcomers and visitors. To learn more contact the Circle leaders listed.


  • Elizabeth Circle Room 302, Adult Wing

Fourth Tuesdays, 1:30 p.m.

Contact:  Ruth Ann Harrold

Elizabeth Circle meets monthly with speakers on a variety of topics. They support numerous missions and enjoy fun activities throughout the year.


  • Esther Circle Room 302, Adult Wing

Third Thursdays, 10:00 a.m.

Judy Zeiler,

Esther Circle is dedicated to fellowship, service, and support through Christian fellowship. They support many missions, as well as, care for sick and shut-ins connected to St. Matthews.


  • Lydia Circle

Second Sundays, 10:15 a.m.

Julie Avera or Joanne Genoble

Lydia Circle has women in their 40s and 50s. They have monthly programs that are missional and fun. This group values many perspectives and spiritual beliefs that enrich their fellowship.


  • Mary Circle

Monthly Date/Time Varies

Mary Rose Burke,

Many women in Mary Circle have school-aged children. They have a variety of programs throughout the year for fellowship, faith, and support.


  • Priscilla Circle

Third Wednesdays, 7:30 p.m.

Contact Karen Cogan

Priscilla Circle is and active circle with events and activities for service and fun. Many in the group work and have children who are young adults.