The branch at St James the Less, Holburn Junction, Aberdeen celebrated its Golden
Jubilee on Sunday 29th June 2014. More..
World-wide President’s Visit to the Diocese
Rosemary Kempsell visited the Diocese between 10th and 14th August 2012. She visited
all the branches and met the Lord Provost of Aberdeen as well as joining in the Mothers’
Union on the Move event for the Aberdeen to Inverness segment.
Reflections on the General Meeting 2012 in Llandudno
Sheila George gives a personal view of the meeting. Click here to see her report
and some pictures from the meeting.
Lady Day Service 2012
About fifty members and friends from across the Diocese attended the Lady Day Service
held at St Mary's, Carden Place, Aberdeen on Friday 30th March 2012. We were particularly
pleased to welcome a number of people from St Clement's Church, nine of whom, together
with the Revd Jane Ross joined the Mothers' Union recently.
The Revd Canon Graham Taylor, Rector of St Mary's and our Diocesan Chaplain, celebrated
the Eucharist ably assisted by the Revd Jason Hobbs. Graham was wearing a beautiful
white cope, embroidered with MU symbols which was made and gifted to the Diocese
by MU members in Mthatha in South Africa.
During the service, Graham led us in a Meditation after which, Lewis and Annette,
from St Clements, were enrolled into the Mothers' Union. Most of these new members
are young Christians who have embraced the aims and objectives of the MU into their
The Peace was shared and the Eucharist followed. After this moving service we went
into the hall to share fellowship, and enjoy the refreshments provided.
Chris Crosley, our Diocesan President. thanked all for attending the service, those
who had a special role in the service, and all who had provided and served the refreshments.
A special thank you was expressed to Graham, Jason and Alison the organist. Chris
presented these three with a small gift. The collection is to be shared with +Bob's
Lent appeal for support for the development of St Thomas Park parish in Mthatha and
St Mary's Church links with another parish in the Diocese of Mthatha.
New Fellowship Group
A new fellowship group was established at St Clement’s, Aberdeen on Sunday, 18th
March 2012. More..