Women’s Day Celebration at Mount Vernon May 20
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
Mount Vernon UMC
1501 Jensen Dr
Houston, TX 77020