Oakworth Branch Leader. Sharon Quinn. Tel. 01535 643851. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Oakworth MU next meet on Tuesday December 5th at 1.30pm at Christ Church Oakworth. All are welcome as we meet for 'easy' Christmas Crafts, Advent adult colouring and chat and cakes.
RISE UP campaign. On Saturday 25th November 12noon til 1pm.
Alongside other Mothers' Union Members across the Bradford area, we will be raising awareness of domestic abuse as part of the annual international '16 days activism against gender-based violence' campaign. There was a reflective time of prayer vigil with candle light. Banners were held inside the main church.
Below: Prayer Vigil at Christ Church with Bradford Area members of the MU and Jenny Kimber Bradford area president.
AREA SERVICE with banners. On Wednesday October 18th, 2-5 pm at St Barnabus Church , Heaton.
The Theme of the service is to be "A Handout - and a hand up". You are invited to bring your banners - which will be processed and laid at the altar. With refreshments.
OTHER NEWS: MU members had a lovely trip out to Wensleydale Creamery in hawes in the Yorkshire Dales on 6th June 2023.
Make a Mother's Day: Gifts of Perseverance:
Your generous donations (collected during the Mothering Sunday service at Christ Church) raised an amazing £77.30. "Thank you". This has gone towards the following:
Click on this link for more details: Make a Mothers' Day Gifts of Perseverance
We held a short Lady Day service to commemorate the Annunciation, when Mary was told she was pregnant and responded to God's call. Traditionally held on the 25th March.
The outdoor Easter garden display in Christ Church grounds during Holy Week and Easter was a great success! Our visitor Jan who has made many garden displays inspired us to make one!
All are welcome to come along for a chat and cuppa and find out more about Mothers' Union.
There are over 4 million members of the Mothers' Union in 83 countries.
Oakworth Mothers' Union are proud to have a local branch in the village.
They meet every month on the first Tuesdays of each month.
Quiet Space photos: 7 prayer stations on Jesus' 'I Am' statements. Was well attended by the community who had a cuppa and enjoyed the peace and quiet space and meditative prayerful atmosphere.