Mothers Union

Mothers Union Monmouth Branch

The Mothers' Union in St Thomas' Church

We meet at St Thomas’ Church Hall, Overmonnow, on the third Wednesday of each month (except August), at 2.30pm.

For enquires please contact:
Branch Leader: Rev Brian Pearce (email )
Branch Secretary: Mrs Margaret Pearce (email )

Mission Statement

As a Christian charity we seek to support families of all kinds. Wherever we work in the world the need to support families is now greater than ever. In over 80 countries 4 million members worldwide share a vision to bring about a world where God’s love is shown through loving, respectful and flourishing relationships.

Dates and Programme for 2016

March 16th Rene Patek – Her family and Auschwitz
April 20th Maggie Rich – Celtic Spiritualty
May 18th Jean Hackett – Eastenders 50-60’s
June 15th Jenny Barton – Our linked Diocese
July 20th Visit to Clodock Church Hereforshire
Sept 21st Sharing our Faith Journeys together with afternoon tea
October 10th Jenny Newman – Music Appreciation
November 16th Kiz Williams – Helwel Trust
December 14th 11.30 Communion followed by Christmas Lunch

Other Activities in our branch

  • Knitted items in support of MU hospital project viz Angels Pockets for still born babies; bonnets and blankets for premature babies; Fiddle Pinnies for stroke and dementia patients; teddies for children in hospital to name but a few
  • Running a Mother and Toddler group at St Thomas Church hall every Thursday morning and afternoon during term time called ‘Tommy Tiddlers’ for all- comers.
  • Attending Worship monthly with men of Usk Prison followed by time of socializing in the chaplaincy department
  • Supporting ‘Away from it All’ for families in need of a break
  • Supporting our local hostel
  • Parenting programme