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Mothers' Union LogoSupporting family life, helping the community

More than four million members in some 83 countries – the Mothers’ Union is a global Christian organisation which aims to support marriage and families, while helping people who are isolated or troubled. It is also regularly consulted by governments on family life policies.

Mothers Union outingHog roast for cycle event 2012Oxshott’s Mothers’ Union began more than 100 years ago, with the founding of St Andrew’s Church. Currently a lively group of 50 members, dedicated to caring for the community as well as each other, the Mothers’ Union runs a continuing varied programme of events from organising a hog roast for the Olympic cycle race to contributing to church flower festivals. Membership is open to all and anyone is welcome to join.

How do we help?

  • raise money for designated charities
  • organise major fund raising events
  • look after children,  giving prison inmates time with partners
  • create floral displays for the disability charity, Queen Elizabeth Foundation

Programme of Events

  • Sat 25 Mar 11.00am: Lady Day Celebration Eucharist :
    Guildford Cathedral, Stag Hill, Guildford GU2 7UP, UK
    Followed at 12.15pm by Family Mothering Saturday Workshop. Coffee and bisuits provided.
  • Sat 8 Apr : A day of Renewal and Prayer:
    St Andrews C Of E Church, Downside Bridge Rd, Cobham KT11 3EJ, UK
    Advance booking required.
  • Wed 26 Apr 10.00am: MUCCC :
    St Andrew's Church, Oakshade Rd, Oxshott, Leatherhead KT22 0LE, UK
    MU Communion, Coffee & Chat, held in the vesitibule following the 10am Communion Service.

  • Mon 1 May : Great British Bake-off at Oxshott Village day:
    Details to follow.
  • Thu 18 May : All Members Meeting:
    All Saints Church Woodham, 564 Woodham Ln, Woking GU21 5SH, UK
  • Wed 24 May 10.00am: MUCCC :
    St Andrew's Church, Oakshade Rd, Oxshott, Leatherhead KT22 0LE, UK
    MU Communion, Coffee & Chat, held in the vesitibule following the 10am Communion Service.
  • Wed 28 Jun : MU outing:
    Details to follow.
  • Wed 26 Jul 10.00am: MUCCC :
    St Andrew's Church, Oakshade Rd, Oxshott, Leatherhead KT22 0LE, UK
    MU Communion, Coffee & Chat, held in the vesitibule following the 10am Communion Service.
  • Wed 9 Aug 11.00am: Family Fun summer picnic party :
    Normandy Village Hall, Hall Manor Fruit Farm, Glaziers Ln, Normandy, Guildford GU3 2DD, UK
  • Wed 23 Aug 10.00am: MU Oxshott Garden Tea Party :
    mole End, Heathfield KT11 2QY
  • Tue 5 Sep 11.00am: Pilgrimage of Prayer :
    Guildford Cathedral, Stag Hill, Guildford GU2 7UP, UK
    Hosted by our deanery
  • Wed 27 Sep 10.00am: MUCCC :
    St Andrew's Church, Oakshade Rd, Oxshott, Leatherhead KT22 0LE, UK
    MU Communion, Coffee & Chat, held in the vesitibule following the 10am Communion Service.
  • Fri 29 Sep — Sat 30 Sep: MU Worldwide General Meeting:
    Edinburgh, UK
  • Tue 24 Oct 8.00pm: MU @ 8 Evening Talk :
    With Liz Clarson.

  • Tue 14 Nov : All Members Meeting:
    All Saints Church Woodham, 564 Woodham Ln, Woking GU21 5SH, UK
  • Wed 29 Nov : MU Advent Party & Lunch:
    Holy Communion followed by lunch. Tickets for lunch in advance only.

Newsletter

october 2016 MUsings

Contact

Useful links

Guildford Mothers’ Union
Queen Elizabeth Foundation