Mothers’ Union: What of the Future?

Commendations are appropriately directed towards the Mothers’ Union in the Diocese of Jamaica and the Cayman Islands for 120 years of ministry. Through the instrumentality of Mrs. Margaret Williams of the church in Kew Park, Westmoreland, Mary Sumners’ dream and vision materialised in this Diocese. The establishment of a Mothers’ …

Mothers’ Union Closes 120th Anniversary on High Note

Mothers’ Union Jamaica capped its year-long 120th Anniversary celebrations with a full week of activities at which worldwide President, Sheran Harper, Trustee for Zone B, Kathleen Snow, and 36 members from the Caribbean, The United States and Canada were special guests. A Banquet and Awards Ceremony under the patronage of …

South American woman makes history …

…as the MU’s first non-British Worldwide President   Mrs Sheran Harper will become Worldwide President of the Mothers’ Union from 1 January 2019. Photo Credit: Mothers’ Union   The global Anglican mission agency Mothers’ Union has elected Sheran Harper as its new Worldwide President – the first person from outside …

New MU President Installed

Mrs. Judith Spencer-Jarrett was installed by Bishop Howard Gregory as President of the Mothers’ Union (MU) at the organisation’s Annual General Meeting held at Wolmer’s Boys’ School, Kingston, on February 25. A foundation MU member at Holy Trinity Church, Old Harbour, Mrs. Spencer-Jarrett previously served on the  Executive and as …

CHILDREN ARE PERPETRATORS AND VICTIMS OF CRIME – Church Urged to Strengthen Parenting Programmes

A Panel Discussion in which Mrs. Diahann Gordon-Harrison, Children’s Advocate, was the main presenter was one of the highlights on the second day (Tuesday, April 8) of the recently-concluded Diocesan Synod. The focus was “Children, Crime, Corruption – A Case Study of Jamaica’s Adolescents.” The Children’s Advocate defined corruption as …

Mothers’ Union

The objective of the work of the Mothers’ Union is the advancement of the Christian faith and all that strengthens Christian Family Life. There are currently some 150 braches with a total number of some 4,000 members Objectives To encourage young people to join the Mothers’ Union. To concentrate on …