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Hope and Confidence for 2020

posted by: Joan Vine | on: Tuesday, 31 December 2019, 18:35


2020 with hope and confidence

Looking forward to 2020, we hear from our Central Chaplain, Bishop Emma Ineson that the theme for the MU this year is ‘growing in hope and confidence’ and there is no story more filled with hope and confidence than the Christmas story of God coming to earth as a helpless child and placing himself into the care of an ordinary couple. God ... read more

 Posted: 31 Dec 2019 | There are 0 comments | make a comment / view comments

Congratulations Revd Stephen

posted by: Joan Vine | on: Wednesday, 18 December 2019, 14:04


Congratulations Revd Stephenr

The Right Reverend Stephen Cottrell, Bishop of Chelmsford, has been nominated by Her Majesty the Queen as the new Archbishop of York in succession to the Most Reverend and Right Honourable Dr John Sentamu. Bishop Stephen’s response was that he was humbled and excited at the appointment which would make him the 98th Archbishop of York. But he ... read more

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

Cristmas Carols at Lambeth Palace

posted by: Joan Vine | on: Thursday, 12 December 2019, 11:48


Lambeth Palace.

A wonderful evening was spent at Lambeth Palace, in London on 11th December where we heard the exquisite sounds of the Foreign and Commonwealth Office Choir as they performed in the historic great hall a selection of coral pieces which included some traditional and contemporary festive songs. The evening began with a complimentary glass of mu ... read more

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

Reflections for November 19

posted by: Joan Vine | on: Wednesday, 4 December 2019, 10:28


Reflections from November

Black History Month is held in October and has been celebrated for the last 40 years. The idea was founded during the 1980’s to highlight and help recognise the efforts that people from Africa and other Caribbean backgrounds have made to this country over many, many years. At Council on 4th November, Margaret Harvey who has been MU Secretary ... read more

 Posted: 4 Dec 2019 | There are 0 comments | make a comment / view comments