See the recent Helensburgh Advertiser Article

At St Michael’s we have an active Mothers’ Union branch with a varied and interesting programme. We meet once a month.

Any baptised person can join the MU and we welcome visitors of all ages, male and female to our meetings. The programme is published in the church magazine and further information can be obtained from the Branch Leader,  Richard Horrell – 01436 676936

Our Theme this year is United in Prayer. By praying and campaigning we aim to enable communities throughout the world to show God’s love with respectful and flourishing relationsips.

We have a prayer diary called Families Worldwide and a bimonthly magazine Families First. If you wish to acquire either of these publications please ask Joan Thompson.

Vision
Our vision is of a world where God’s love is shown through loving, respectful, and flourishing relationships.

Aim & Purpose
To demonstrate the Christian faith in action by the transformation of communities worldwide through the nurture of family in its many forms

Mission
To promote and support married life To encourage parents in their role to develop the Faith of their children To maintain a worldwide fellowship of Christians united in prayer, worship and service To promote conditions in society favourable to stable family life and the protection of children To help those whose family life has met with adversity.

Values
Mothers’ Union is firmly rooted in a voluntary ethos. Its governance, leadership, and programmes are driven by and undertaken through members around the world as they respond to God’s call to faith and action.

For Mothers’ Union Glasgow and Galloway Diocesan Website click here

New Statement about Mothers’ Union in the Scottish Dioceses (Adopted at the last Provincial Meeting)

Members of Mothers’ Union in the dioceses seek to advance God’s Kingdom by developing loving, respectful relationships with people of all faiths and none irrespective of gender, marital status, ethnic origin, nationality, disability, sexual orientation or age.

NOTICE BOARD

As always our meetings are open to anyone who would like to come along.

18 October          Thursday          10.30am     Barbie Paterson – Contact Centre

13 November       Tuesday          1.30pm       Sheen Nelson – Heartstart Training

29 November       Thursday         10.30am   Marjorie Barrington – Music as Therapy

1 – 8 December     Advent Crib Display – Schools invited to bring children