Emmanuel Mothers’ Union 12th Anniversary

posted by: Joan Vine | on: Saturday, 18 September 2021, 16:55


From left-right, Kemi Ademola, Mayor Elizabeth Baptiste and Revd Eileen Rose.

I thought I would like to share with you our twelfth anniversary of the Mothers’ Union here in Emmanuel Church, Leyton. Our celebration was somewhat different from our usual Dinner and Dance evening. Instead, we celebrated by singing some of our favourite hymns and Reverend Eileen Rose prayed for all our branch members along with the Mothers& ... read more

 Posted: 18 Sep 2021 | There are 0 comments | make a comment / view comments

Mary Sumner Day Celebration

posted by: Joan Vine | on: Tuesday, 10 August 2021, 13:48


Mary Sumner Day Celebration

I am sure that those of you who attended will agree how enjoyable it was to be able to celebrate the one hundredth anniversary of the death of our much-revered founder of the Mothers’ Union, Mary Sumner… 9th August 21 was a lovely day, after some heavy morning rain we were blessed with the warm sun streaming through the Cathedral wind ... read more

 Posted: 10 Aug 2021 | There are 1 comments | make a comment / view comments

Christmas Card

posted by: Joan Vine | on: Tuesday, 3 August 2021, 08:35


A true winner!

Please see the beautiful Christmas Card which was designed by Peter Hodges from our Woodford Bridge Mothers’ Union branch and which won the Mary Sumner House competition for members and is now on sale in the Mothers’ Union e-catalogue. We send our hearty congratulations to Peter from the Chelmsford Diocesan MU for a lovely image which ... read more

 Posted: 3 Aug 2021 | There are 0 comments | make a comment / view comments

Mary Sumner Day Celebration

posted by: Joan Vine | on: Saturday, 24 July 2021, 08:50


Summer of Hope

Judith Meaden and the trustees are delighted to advise you that we’ll be holding a service of celebration to mark both Mary Sumner Day (she died 100 years ago this year) and celebrate that we, as members of CDMU, can finally meet together in faith and fellowship. The service will be in Chelmsford Cathedral on Monday 9th August 2021. The se ... read more

 Posted: 24 Jul 2021 | There are 0 comments | make a comment / view comments

Our Condolences: 

posted by: Joan Vine | on: Sunday, 4 July 2021, 09:08


All our love and prayers...

Our President Judith Meaden, along with all the Mothers’ Union Members of the Chelmsford Diocese send their prayers, love and condolences, to our Worldwide President Sheran on the sad news of the death of her mother. May you Sheran and your family, and all the MU members who have lost a loved one recently find comfort knowing that they are no ... read more

 Posted: 4 Jul 2021 | There are 0 comments | make a comment / view comments

MU Summer Of Hope

posted by: Joan Vine | on: Monday, 28 June 2021, 09:05


Our Summer of Hope is here!

Our Summer Of Hope is Here! It is summer in the Northern hemisphere and our Summer Of Hope campaign is now under way. If you live in the UK you will most likely have received a pack containing various elements relating to the appeal. Enjoy! If yours hasn't arrived then hold on a few more days and keep checking the post, it should reach you soon! ... read more

 Posted: 28 Jun 2021 | There are 0 comments | make a comment / view comments

Interview with Elizabeth Baptiste

posted by: Joan Vine | on: Thursday, 13 May 2021, 08:49


Mayor of Waltham Forest

Councillor Elizabeth Baptiste, who has just been appointed the Mayor of Waltham Forest has been a member of our Mothers’ Union Group in Emmanuel Parish Church, Leyton since the start of 2010 Elizabeth Baptiste was born in London to parents from the Caribbean islands of Grenada and St Lucia. She grew up in London and the Caribbean and studied ... read more

 Posted: 13 May 2021 | There are 0 comments | make a comment / view comments

Reflection and Prayer

posted by: Joan Vine | on: Sunday, 25 April 2021, 09:25


Praying for all our worldwide members

What a year we have all had. The impact has been very high in parts of Chelmsford Diocese. For some a year of inconvenience but for many a year of loss. The pain of losing someone close to us is always painful made worse when we cannot say goodbye. Sometimes in the depth of misery we cannot reach out to the Lord - He reaches out to us, understandi ... read more

 Posted: 25 Apr 2021 | There are 0 comments | make a comment / view comments

Philip Duke of Edinburgh

posted by: Joan Vine | on: Friday, 16 April 2021, 11:32


Rest in Peace

Philip Duke of Edinburgh: Loving Father. We give you thanks for the long life of Prince Philip and for all he has contributed to our nation, to the Commonwealth and across the world. We thank you for his Duke of Edinburgh Award scheme which is so highly valued in more than 130 countries. And we remember particularly with gratitude Prince Philip&r ... read more

 Posted: 16 Apr 2021 | There are 0 comments | make a comment / view comments

An Easter Message

posted by: Joan Vine | on: Saturday, 3 April 2021, 17:50


Christ has risen - Hallelujah!

An Easter Message from Sheran Harper, Worldwide President: Can I challenge you this Easter, that as the Church Bells ring on Easter morning, you will join me in creating a quiet space, where you can close your eyes, breathe, and lose yourselves for a moment, as you thank Jesus for His life and all that it means for our work in Mothers’ Union. ... read more

 Posted: 3 Apr 2021 | There are 0 comments | make a comment / view comments