Dear Lord

posted by: Joan Vine | on: Wednesday, 8 August 2018, 12:53


The Dear Lord prayer book

A new prayer book for all MU members. ‘Dear Lord’ is a beautiful book of prayers that is introduced by Lynne Temby our Mothers’ Union Worldwide President and is a must for anyone who has the privilege and pleasure of leading others in prayer. On its pages you will find prayers for different times of the day, the changing seasons, ... read more

 Posted: 8 Aug 2018 | There are 0 comments | make a comment / view comments

Reflections from July 18

posted by: Joan Vine | on: Wednesday, 1 August 2018, 11:34


Reflections from July 18

Please Pray for the people of Kenya who are suffering a long drought and many Christians are being attacked for the little food they have stored and many are having their homes burned down, they need our thoughts and prayers… In this quarter’s newsletter there is an interesting piece and a couple of lovely photographs of Judith and t ... read more

 Posted: 1 Aug 2018 | There are 0 comments | make a comment / view comments

St Ignatius of Loyola.

posted by: Joan Vine | on: Thursday, 26 July 2018, 11:16


St Ignatius

Ignatius was born on Christmas Eve 1491 in Loyola Castle near Azpeitia, in the Basque province of Guipuzcoa, Spain. The youngest of thirteen children he was baptised Íñigo after St Enecus Abbott of Ona. He assumed the name of Ignatius in middle life when he was living in Rome. When he was 16 he left home to serve as a page for Juan V ... read more

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Basildon Deanery Banner

posted by: Joan Vine | on: Wednesday, 18 July 2018, 11:02


All there for the Dedication Service

On Wednesday 11th July in the Basildon Deanery there was a Dedication Service held for their new Deanery Banner. Mrs Pauline Randall was delighted to welcome along the Branch Leaders of Billericay: Mrs Merrill Knight, Great Burstead: Mrs Margaret Flack. Branch Leader of Wickford and Runwell: Mrs Jeanette Cardnell and the Contact at the Laindon Bra ... read more

 Posted: 18 Jul 2018 | There are 0 comments | make a comment / view comments

Privacy Policy – JULY 2018

posted by: Joan Vine | on: Thursday, 12 July 2018, 10:51


Privacy Policy

Introduction – Privacy Policy Mothers’ Union is committed to protecting and respecting your privacy. This policy (together with any other documents referred to on it) sets out the basis on which any personal data we collect from you, or that you provide to us, will be processed by us. Please read the following carefully to understand o ... read more

 Posted: 12 Jul 2018 | There are 0 comments | make a comment / view comments

Retreat at Pleshey

posted by: Joan Vine | on: Thursday, 5 July 2018, 11:05


We so enjoyed our retreat at Pleshey

Here is a photo of the thirteen of us who went to the Mothers Union retreat at Pleshey on the second and third of July. We had a truly wonderful and inspiring two days being led by the Revd Ruth Cartwright. She took us on the journey of Peter and helped us to get to know him more, she also encouraged us to find out and look for things regarding our ... read more

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Mothers’ Union Newsletter…No 7

posted by: Joan Vine | on: Monday, 2 July 2018, 10:36


News for July, August and September

Hello to all our MU members, I expect by now you would have received your quarterly MU Newsletter for July, August and September 18. If you haven’t yet received your newsletter I am sure you will be happy to know that it has been sent to someone at your branch who will hopefully print it out for you. The newsletter is quite brief, with only t ... read more

 Posted: 2 Jul 2018 | There are 0 comments | make a comment / view comments

Reflections from June 18

posted by: Joan Vine | on: Sunday, 1 July 2018, 10:21


Reflections from June 18

Dear Lord: Help me to be more thoughtful, generous and forgiving of others. When we are not aware of other peoples’ circumstances let us not jump to hasty conclusions and be overly judgmental. Help us to be more like you… Royal Garden Party: It was wonderful for Marianna, Lynne, Jean, Margaret, Shirley and I to take Tea with the Queen ... read more

 Posted: 1 Jul 2018 | There are 0 comments | make a comment / view comments

Diocesan Afternoon Tea

posted by: Joan Vine | on: Wednesday, 27 June 2018, 11:22


Super home made cakes

There were around thirty Diocesan Members who joined the Cathedral branch for afternoon tea on Thursday 14th June. We had a really lovely afternoon that was held in the garden of Guy Harlings, We had lots of jam and cream scones and a wonderful selection of homemade cakes. We would like to thank the Cathedral branch and the trustees for providing t ... read more

 Posted: 27 Jun 2018 | There are 0 comments | make a comment / view comments

Wave of Prayer

posted by: Lucy Bubb | on: Wednesday, 20 June 2018, 11:24


Please pray for our Sisters abroad

Wave of Prayer - Rejaf Diocese, South Sudan: We are currently coming to the end of our ‘slot’ on the Wave of Prayer diary (18 - 20 June). Many of you will know that we have yet to establish contact with our links in Rejaf Diocese, South Sudan and Owo Diocese and Doko Diocese, Nigeria. This is largely due to the political situations in ... read more

 Posted: 20 Jun 2018 | There are 0 comments | make a comment / view comments