Tea at the Cathedral

posted by: Joan Vine | on: Thursday, 18 July 2019, 08:54


So enjoyable...

Diocesan members were all invited to join the Cathedral branch for afternoon tea at Guy Harlings (Diocesan Office)in June. It was lovely to meet other members from different branches and enjoy a lovely afternoon tea. We had a collection for English for Women and were introduced to our new Mothers Union Chaplain by Judith Meaden our Diocesan Preside ... read more

 Posted: 18 Jul 2019 | There are 0 comments | make a comment / view comments

Cooking Initiative – Buckhurst Hill Branch

posted by: Joan Vine | on: Wednesday, 10 July 2019, 13:44


Cooking Crew

Cooking Initiative : Over the years, at various events, people have commented “Oh, I wish I could cook like that”, “I don’t know how you do it, I couldn’t possibly cook that like”, etc., etc. In conversation with a few friends at Mothers’ Union, we thought about putting together a home cooking skills cours ... read more

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Reflections from June 19

posted by: Joan Vine | on: Wednesday, 3 July 2019, 13:35


Beautiful!

My Dear Sisters, kindly accept sincere greetings on behalf of your MU Sisters in the Diocese of Jamaica & the Cayman Islands, and invite you to the 120th Anniversary Celebrations. Please download the PDF file to see the full invitation and the form should you wish to attend. Let us Remember And thank God for all those young men who gave their ... read more

 Posted: 3 Jul 2019 | There are 0 comments | make a comment / view comments

News for July, Aug and Sep 19

posted by: Joan Vine | on: Wednesday, 26 June 2019, 08:32


News for July, August and September

This quarters newsletter tells about a very successful event organised by the Epping branch of the Mothers’ Union – Well done Ladies! Brilliant news… There is an update to the Safeguarding policy which is available from the deanery Chairman or from your branch leader – please be sure to read the paragraph on ‘Safegua ... read more

 Posted: 26 Jun 2019 | There are 0 comments | make a comment / view comments

Chelmsford Diocese Wave of Prayer

posted by: Joan Vine | on: Tuesday, 18 June 2019, 17:19


Chelmsford Wave of Prayer

18th-20th June: Chelmsford Diocese Wave of Prayer - The Wave of Prayer is a daily act of reflection, thanksgiving and intercessions, shared together with Members of the Mothers Union around the world. Here in Chelmsford we have five Wave of Prayer link diocese: Rejaf, South Sudan – Military Episcopate, Kenya – Doko, Nigeria – Owo ... read more

 Posted: 18 Jun 2019 | There are 0 comments | make a comment / view comments

About Mothering Sunday

posted by: Joan Vine | on: Wednesday, 12 June 2019, 15:30


A super photograph...

Hello to everyone from the Epping branch MU group, on 31st March we held Mothering Sunday services around the country so we sincerely hope you all enjoyed a wonderful Mothering Sunday in your church. We hosted a very successful afternoon tea event at St John's in Epping on that day which had a fantastic turnout - 45 tickets sold and a similar numbe ... read more

 Posted: 12 Jun 2019 | There are 0 comments | make a comment / view comments

Diocesan MU 120th Anniversary Celebrations

posted by: Joan Vine | on: Wednesday, 5 June 2019, 13:51


The invitation, please download the PDF file...

Lucy Bubb would like you to see the invitation to attend the celebrations in Jamaica (one of our link diocese)? Lucy is planning to go and says If anyone is interested in going too please get in touch by email: lucy.bubb@btinternet.com by 15 June. You can download the PDF file at the end of this article to fill in the form, and I am sure Lucy w ... read more

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Reflections from May19

posted by: Joan Vine | on: Saturday, 1 June 2019, 11:25


Super-May flowers

May often produces some lovely summer days, so if you don’t like gardening, haven't got the time to spare, or find gardening too difficult to do, why not treat yourself to a pretty potted plant and have a cup of camomile tea. Please get in touch with me if you have any problems regarding anything discussed at the meeting, I’m happy to ... read more

 Posted: 1 Jun 2019 | There are 0 comments | make a comment / view comments

Obituary: Elaine Richbell

posted by: Joan Vine | on: Wednesday, 29 May 2019, 11:02


Elaine Richbell

Following the untimely and sudden death of Elaine Richbell, on 28th April 2019 many of us gathered on 22nd May in the Parish Church of St Mary w St Leonard, Broomfield along with her family and friends to celebrate her life. Elaine had been a Mothers’ Union member for many years and was very much an active member of St Mary’s church and ... read more

 Posted: 29 May 2019 | There are 0 comments | make a comment / view comments

From 'Homes of Promise'

posted by: Joan Vine | on: Wednesday, 22 May 2019, 13:47


News from Uganda.

Sheliah contacted me to say: I get an email weekly from ‘Homes of Promise’ in Uganda. I thought this one might be good to share. I do not know in which Diocese Jane was President but I do know that her experience of MU inspired her to spend the rest of her life in Uganda with Homes of Promise. Jane begins her email by saying Dear frien ... read more

 Posted: 22 May 2019 | There are 0 comments | make a comment / view comments