Mothers' Union

Mothers' Union logoThe Mothers' Union has over 4 million members in 80 countries, and has 5 objectives:

  • To uphold Christ’s teaching on the nature of marriage and to promote its wider understanding.
  • To encourage parents to bring up children in the faith and life of the Church.
  • To maintain a worldwide fellowship of Christians united in prayer and worship.
  • To promote conditions in society favourable to stable family life.
  • To help those whose family life has met with adversity.

Our local group in Rothley meets in the Old School Rooms at 2.00pm on the first Tuesday of every month. We have a short service, listen to a speaker and enjoy a cup of tea or coffee together. Visitors are always welcome.

Our programme for the remainder of 2018 includes the following:

6 Mar Pam Harvey
3 Apr 120 years of the Leicestershire Holiday Centre 
1 May Intercare, helping sick people in Africa 
5 Jun Vista
6 Jun Triennial Service, Leicester Cathedral, 2.30pm 
3 Jul Mothers' Union Theme for this year: RoseMarie Manning
29 Jul Wave of Prayer
4 Sep Rob Gladstone
2 Oct Box of Memories: Wendy Nye
6 Nov Tearfund: Ros Taylor
4 Dec  Advent Carol Service, Leicester Cathedral, 2.30pm

Several members at Rothley have leadership roles outside the parish in projects, finance, pastoral care, trustee responsibilities and faith in the Diocese.

For further information please contact Lin Luce.

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