Women's Home and Overseas Missionary Society
This is the oldest lay organization in the A.M.E. Zion Church. It is an International organization of more than 800,000 members in the continental US and on the continents of Africa, Europe, Asia, and South America, as well as the Caribean Islands. The overall purpose of the Society is expressed through the MOTTO, "The World For Christ" and the Theme Song, "Lift Him Up".
Colors - Purple (sorrow, suffering), Gold (honor)
President, Parent Body Missionary Society ( ages 41 and up) - Joyce F. Hawkins
Secretary - Gwendolyn Marshall
Treasurer - Edna Foushee
The Bureau of Supply - Constance McRae, Captain
The Life Member's Council - Maxine Trumbo, Chairperson
Sanford District W.H. & O.M.S. Events
Missionary Mass Meetings are held on Saturdays at 10:00 a.m. unless otherwise noted.
Missionary stoles for both men and women may be purchased for the following donations:
Patron/Matron Stole: $100 (purple & gold)
Memorial Life Members Stole: $30 (red & white)
Memorial Patron/Matron Stole: $100 (purple & gold)
Please see Mrs. Maxine Trumbo, Chairperson to place your order for a stole or for further information.
Young Adult Missionary Society
(Ages 22 - 40)
"With hearts and hands - We reach up to God for strength and direction,
We reach out to love and touch others, we reach down to lift fallen humanity."
Colors: Peach (loyalty, blood and charity) and Taupe (sorrow, joy and glory)
Theme Song: "Our Promise, Praise, and Petition"
Y's - Youth Missionary Society
(Ages 13 - 21)
Motto: "Ambassadors for Christ"
Colors: Navy Blue (truth, loyalty) and Gold (heaven and honor)
Theme Song: "Give of Your Best to the Master"
Theme Hymn: "Take My Life and Let it Be"
Watchword: "Christ for Every Youth, Every Youth for Christ"
The Buds of Promise
Superintendent - Mrs. Tonya V. McIver
Motto: "Blooming All For Jesus"
Colors: Green (growth) & White (purity)
Slogan: The Three B's:
We Build with Zion,
We Belong to Zion,
We Believe in Zion.
Pledge:To be reverent to God, useful to man, do God's will and strengthen my faith with prayer.
Bud's Hymn: "I Would Be True"
Bud's Theme Song: "Blooming All For Jesus"
Concerns or Questions?
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