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St Julian of Norwich

posted by: Joan Vine | on: Tuesday, 30 May 2017, 16:14


St Julian of Norwich

St Julian of Norwich withdrew from the world and lived a lonely life of prayer and humiliation. She was probably born around 1342 until her demise around 1416. Her book ‘The Revelations of Divine Love' is what she is best known for. It is reputed to be the first book written by a woman and it is widely acclaimed as one of the greatest classic ... read more

 Posted: 30 May 2017 | There are 0 comments | make a comment / view comments

Broken

posted by: Joan Vine | on: Thursday, 25 May 2017, 11:15


Out of evil cometh good.

Broken? Yes, but…‘Out of Evil cometh Good’ Nuts – Bolts – Nails – Planned, premeditated and deliberately executed - a barbaric crime against the innocent. Everything stopped with shock on the night of Monday 22nd of May 2017 to identify with the grieving and injured people of Manchester after 22year old Salman ... read more

 Posted: 25 May 2017 | There are 0 comments | make a comment / view comments

Hinckford Deanery Songs of Praise:

posted by: Joan Vine | on: Saturday, 20 May 2017, 11:46


Great Tey

Hinckford Deanery Songs of Praise: Members of the Hinckford Deanery and surrounding area joined together for the annual Songs of Praise Service on Thursday 18th May at St. Barnabas Church, Great Tey. Hymns chosen included, All things bright and beautiful, Thine be the Glory, Dear Lord and Father of mankind, and Be still for the presence of the Lor ... read more

 Posted: 20 May 2017 | There are 0 comments | make a comment / view comments

Christian Aid Week

posted by: Joan Vine | on: Wednesday, 17 May 2017, 14:52


Sparkle and shine

Christian Aid Week 14th – 20th May 2017. This year we celebrate the diamond jubilee of Christian Aid Week In 1945 British churches founded Christian Aid to support refugees who had lost their homes and possessions in the Second World War. Twelve years later Christian Aid Week was launched to help fund this ongoing work; sixty years on, Christ ... read more

 Posted: 17 May 2017 | There are 0 comments | make a comment / view comments

Interview with Pam Hibbert

posted by: Joan | on: Monday, 8 May 2017, 18:45


Pam Hibbert

Hello everyone, my name is Pamela (Pam for short) Ann Hibbert. I belong to The United Benefice of Corringham and Fobbing Mothers' Union Branch. And I am Branch Leader there. I was enrolled at St. Catherine's Church, East Tilbury in March 1996. I wanted to join a faith based organisation and after reading about Mothers' Union decided that this pos ... read more

 Posted: 8 May 2017 | There are 0 comments | make a comment / view comments

Reflections from April 17

posted by: Joan Vine | on: Wednesday, 3 May 2017, 13:14


Reflections from April 17

MU TREASURER The diocesan treasurer is standing down in October 2017 so be they a MU member or not we need someone to fulfil this important roll. If you, or you know someone who would be willing to take on this task please get in touch with our President Judith Meaden. If you want to download the newsletter yourself and print it in full colour you ... read more

 Posted: 3 May 2017 | There are 0 comments | make a comment / view comments