News & Views

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 ... read more

Faith & Policy Watch

Faith & Policy Watch

Faith & Policy Watch is our monthly social policy newsletter. Many articles give ideas and suggestions for action and you can use the newsletter to inspire your own social policy work or to support the work of others in prayer. Download the latest Faith & Policy Watch along with past issues click here.



Let us pray for Councillor Baptiste, newly elected Mayor of Waltham Forest - The Mayor’s chosen charities for 2021/2022 are the Sickle Cell Society and the Alzheimer’s (Dementia) Society - Lord, we pray for all those people suffering with these problems - Amen

Mothers’ Union Prayer

Loving Lord, we thank you for your love so freely given to us all.

We pray for families around the world.

Bless the work of The Mothers’ Union as we seek to share your love through the encouragement, strengthening and support of marriage and family life. Empowered by your Spirit may we be united in prayer and worship and in love and service reach out as your hands across the world in Jesus’ name.


Amazon Smile

As more and more purchases are made on the internet why not raise money for CDMU as you shop at Amazon by shopping through and select Mothers Union Chelmsford Diocese as your chosen charity.

You can then continue to shop in the usual way and 0.5% of your eligible purchases will be donated to CDMU.

Alternatively, you can use the link:

Happy Shopping!