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Please Remember

posted by: Joan | on: Wednesday, 29 March 2017, 16:30


I feel forgotten

At the beginning of March, Elizabeth Sedano received a letter from the daughter of a 95year old IMPC member. The lady said that she was writing on behalf of her mother as she was now housebound and unable to hold a pen. Her mother had been a founder member of a local MU branch and had been a part of Young Wives prior to that. During her mother&rsqu ... read more

 Posted: 29 Mar 2017 | There are 0 comments | make a comment / view comments

St Cedd

posted by: Joan | on: Wednesday, 22 March 2017, 18:15


St Cedd

St. Cedd was born in 620 into a noble Northumbrian family, the eldest of four brothers. Together with his brothers he entered the school at Lindisfarne Priory where they studied under Bishop Aidan. They continued their education in Ireland and subsequently they were all ordained as priests. In 653 Cedd was sent by Bishop Finan of Lindisfarne to te ... read more

 Posted: 22 Mar 2017 | There are 0 comments | make a comment / view comments

Your help is needed

posted by: Joan | on: Wednesday, 15 March 2017, 11:11


Help us to smile and play again

With around 4 million people in the world on the verge of starvation one is tempted to question the whereabouts of God in all this! And for those people out there who don’t believe there is a God, they may just wonder what the heck is going on! There are of course, many who don’t believe that there is a God, but there can’t be an ... read more

 Posted: 15 Mar 2017 | There are 0 comments | make a comment / view comments

Your Support is Vital

posted by: Joan | on: Saturday, 11 March 2017, 20:03


Help!

On 22nd February I posted an article called ‘Hunger in South Sudan’ I have now been alerted by Lucy Bubb that the Mothers' Union has been supporting the regional crisis since December 2013 a disaster that has been made ever more acute owning to the civil war that rages there. It is estimated that somewhere around 1.5 million people hav ... read more

 Posted: 11 Mar 2017 | There are 0 comments | make a comment / view comments

Yes, we can make a difference

posted by: Joan | on: Wednesday, 8 March 2017, 10:15


We can make a difference

Mothers’ Union, which represents over four million members worldwide, has welcomed the announcement by Prime Minister Theresa May that current legislation governing domestic abuse in England and Wales is to be overhauled. In November, Mothers’ Union submitted a petition signed by 4,500 of its members and supporters to Downing Street, c ... read more

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

Reflections from February 17

posted by: Joan | on: Wednesday, 1 March 2017, 11:04


February 17 Reflections

Please continue to pray for our sisters in Myanmar as well as our sisters in our new link diocese of Owo, Doko, South Sudan, Jamaica and the Cayman Islands, and the Military Episcopate Kenya. From Lucy, Flavia and Pam - Chelmsford MU Overseas Team. Judith Allen had been life-time member of the MU, and had served as a Branch Leader and Deanery Pres ... read more

 Posted: 1 Mar 2017 | There are 0 comments | make a comment / view comments