Chelmsford Cathedral
 

Mothers’ Union

Chelmsford Cathedral Branch

The Mothers' Union, along with all other groups, is unable to meet at the moment.  As soon as it resumes, we will update this page.  In the meantime, stay safe and keep in touch via the 'Church at Home' page of the website.


Mothers’ Union thrives at Chelmsford Cathedral. There is a program of widely ranging talks and activities for the afternoon section which meets on the second Thursday of each month in St Cedd’s Hall at 2pm and the evening section which meets on the first Thursday of each month in St Cedd’s Hall at 8pm. Members can choose to attend either section or both. Despite the Mothers’Union name, men are also welcome to attend and become members. The main aim is to promote all that strengthens and preserves marriage and Christian family life.

The events for 2020 are listed below and leaflets are available in the Cathedral.

 

Afternoon

Section

January 9

New Year Party 12.30 for 1pm

February 13

Eucharist followed by AGM.  President: Canon Imogen Nay

March 12

My Faith Journey - Pat Clarke

April 9

Maundy Thursday - no meeting

May 14 Mothers' Union work overseas - Lucy Bubb
June 11 View from the VP's window - Merrill Knight
July 2 Garden Party with Diocesan members
August No meeting
September 10 Faith in Food - Revd Canon Janet Ncholls - Agricultural Chaplain
October 8 Changes I have seen and endured in the Church over 80 years - Tony Allen
November 12 Revd Rod Reid - Mothers' Union Diocesan Chaplain
December 10 Advent/Christmas Meeting

Evening

Section

January 2

No meeting

February 6

Community Police - Steve Nelson

March 5

Lent
April 2 Leap - Legacy East Alms Houses Partnership
May 7 Sidra Naeem
June 4 The Dean in the Cathedral
July 2 Church Visit - East Hanningfield - meet 7pm
August 6 Garden Party - Guy Harlings Garden (7pm)
September 3 CTiC
October 1 Group Activity on a topical issue

November 5

Jamaica - Lucy and Jennifer
December 3 Advent/Christmas - in the Courtyard library

Other

Dates (members and guests welcome)

Wednesday 6 May

Diocesan Council 7.0 for 7.30pm Chapter House

Tuesday 12 May

Deanery Bring and Share Lunch with AGM

Monday 29 & Tuesday 30 June MU Diocesan Retreat at Pleshey
Monday November 9 Diocesan Council 10 for 10.30am

 

Baby and Toddler Group

This is run by the Cathedral branch of Mothers’ Union and meets every Wednesday during term time from 9.30am – 11.30am in the Chapter House.

 

Mothers’ Union Branch Leader – Mary Farrin

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