Christian Women Connection


2022 CWC State Convention

April 29-30, 2022

Rev. Carol Warner Ligons, speaker
and Rev. Julie Allen-Wiseman, worship leader

Encourage Life

Dear brothers and sisters, I close my letter with these last words: Be joyful. Grow to maturity. Encourage each other. Live in harmony and peace. Then the God of love and peace will be with you.
2 Corinthians 13:11 NLT

Holiday Inn Midland
810 Cinema Drive, Midland MI 48642

Pricing Packages for 2022 CWC State Convention

Pricing includes registration, lodging, 3 meals, 3 services

The following are customized packages with NO LODGING:

The State Board of Directors will meet at 3:00 pm Friday

The State Board will meet at 4:00 Friday

Rev. Carol Warner Ligons

Rev. Carol Warner Ligons

Our speaker, Rev. Carol Warner Ligons, a native of Mount Vernon, NY, is associate pastor and the Director of Sisters Touching and Raising the Standard Women's Ministries (S.T.A.R.S.) First Church of God, Toledo Ohio. Rev. Ligons is founder of Transforming Life, the emphasis of this ministry is spiritual growth, development and maturity in the Body of Christ, through conferences, workshops and churches nationally and abroad. She has served as past president of the National Association of the Women of the Church of God (NAWCG), as a board member for the National Association of the Church of God, West Middlesex, PA, and Christian Women Connection, Anderson, IN. She is a traveling Evangelist, prayer intercessor, counselor, instructor of the Word of God and has also written and contributed to national and international newsletters and periodicals. Rev. Ligons is married to Rev. Dr. Nathaniel Ligons, she is a proud mother and grandmother.

Rev. Julie Allen-Wiseman

Rev. Julie Allen-Wiseman

Our worship leader, Pastor Julie Allen-Wiseman, originally from Dayton, Ohio, graduated from a Christian College in Illinois, later moving to Michigan. She was ordained in 2000 and is currently the Associate Pastor of Administration and Worship at Eagle Ridge Church of God in Midland, Michigan. She loves to give the church young people the opportunity the gifts God has given them. Presently, she is serving on the Midland Regional Human Trafficking Task Force. The Task Force works with many in the city and on the state level, who are working to assist, victims and hold traffickers accountable for their crime. Additionally, she works with our missionaries in Uganda for the TAPP (HOPE) AIDS Prevention Trigram, which provides training, home based care, income generating programs, education and social support to Ugandan communities. Pastor Julie frequently shares that her children and grandchildren give her a LOT of joy and sunshine.



3:00 p.m. - check-in

4:00 p.m. - State Board Meeting for all local presidents

6:30 p.m. - Evening Banquet followee by fellowship and worship


8:15 a.m. - time of remembering and worship

Noon - Lunch followed by a time of growth

2:30 p.m. - Dismissal

Some surprises are also planned

The Reverend Ligons has requested that we FAST and PRAY for the Convention.

So far the Christ Birthday Offering this year is $29,571.42. It is not too late to add to the offering. What a wonderful way to help our Missionaries.

Connie Mashue, CWC State President


Contact -
Jean Lerch, 12395 Ferris Ave., Grant MI 49327; (231) 834-9611 home, (231) 349-5649 mobile,

Make checks payable to: CWC in Michigan

Shirts being offered from Christian Women Connection. The shirts will be available at the convention or you may contact Penny Ream, (269) 718-7089.


$26.50/$28.50 Polo v-neck

$13.00/$15.00 T-shirts

Michigan CWC President

Connie Mashue, President

Penny Ream, Vice-President;

Janet Redman, Secretary;

Aletha McNeilly, Treasurer;

Debbie Reaume, Parliamentarian;

Rachel Demos, Director of Programming;

Sue Reed, Director of Finance;

Kay MacKenzie, Director of Organizational Mission

If you do not regularly receive mailings from Michigan Women of the Church of God and would like more information please contact Connie Mashue, (989) 835-1703 or e-mail

General Assembly of the Church of God in Michigan
4212 Alpha Street,
Lansing, Michigan 48910