Women’s Day Celebration at Mount Vernon May 20

Date Posted: 4/11/2018

On May 20, Mount Vernon UMC is celebrating Women's Day.  Our guest speaker is Dr. Ruth Simmons, the current President of Prairie View A&M University.
 
Dr. Simmons is walking history.  She was the first African American to lead an Ivy League school when she was chosen to head Brown University. A native of Houston’s 5th Ward in Texas. She is also a graduate of one our United Methodist schools, Dillard University.
 
The theme for the weekend is "Bible Promises for Women."  Philippians 4:19.
 
Events begin Saturday May 19 with a brunch and guest speaker is Minister Alfornette Holloway-Timms, Associate minister, Zion Hill Baptist Church,  Marlin, TX.
 
Sunday morning, May 20, at 10 a.m. is the annual worship experience.  Dr. Simmons will be guest speaker.  A light lunch will follow.
 
Contact Rev. Kenneth Green for more details at
mtvernonumc@yahoo.com
 
Mount Vernon UMC
1501 Jensen Dr
Houston, TX 77020