Our meeting was held on the 18th February 1.45pm at The Town Hall when we held our AGM with reports by the branch secretary, branch treasurer and branch leader. This was followed with a talk by our Deanery Leader, Mrs Rosemary Horton "No Need For Voicemail!" Rosemary spoke of when Mary Sumner first started "The Mothers' Union" in her own home and her vision to promote stable family life, protection of children and those whose family life had met with adversity. A vote of thanks was given by Mrs Mary Goulbourne. Teas and homemade cakes were made and served by Mrs Susan Francis and Mrs Thelma Ireland.
The Wave of Prayer was held on February 9th with Prayers for Ankole/Uganda, Lainya/South Sudan, Lagos/West Nigeria, Karnatata/India and here at home Lichfield.
March 31st, Mothering Sunday with posies and Mothering Sunday Cards at the 10.15 Church Service, do please come along.
Our next meeting is March 18th, 2pm at the Town Hall with a talk by the Reverend Maureen Read "Us Women".
If anyone would like to join Mothers' Union, just come along to the meeting you will be most welcome.
Yours with love,