Mothers' Union stand at a Wedding Fayre
A sponsored walk at Southwold raised over £1900 for MU projects
Melton branch renaming service
Members at the renaming service for Melton St Andrews branch
Topics for reflection at the Quiet Day
Donations to the Women's Refuge
MU members donated craft items for the children in the Women's Refuge
Picnic in the Abbey Gardens
Mothers' Union picnic on Mary Sumner Day
All of these items have been made by members in the North Suffolk Area - quilts and knitted hats for special care babies, twiddle muffs for dementia patients and hats for seafarers.Read more »
Welcome to the Mothers' Union Diocese of St Edmundsbury and Ipswich, Suffolk.
The Mothers' Union is a worldwide Christian organisation with over four million members in eighty three countries. Our aim is to promote family life in its many forms.
Mothers' Union worldwide projects include: Emergency Relief Fund, Literacy and Development Programme, Family Life Programme, Worldwide Parenting Programme and Training Local Workers.
The work and projects undertaken by Mothers' Union members are underpinned by prayer. There are many different forms that are used - prayer days, retreats, quiet days, the emergency prayer chain, prayer groups and the Wave of Prayer.
The Diocese of St Edmundsbury & Ipswich Mothers' Union has around 990 members.
Our Diocese is linked with four overseas dioceses - Lake Malawi in Malawi, Byumba in Rwanda, Jalingo in Nigeria and Lucknow in India.