MU Diocesan President of the Diocese of Sydney
Sydney MU celebrates 125 years
Mothers Union Sydney diocese extends as far west as Lithgow and to the Hawkesbury River in the North. It includes the NSW South Coast to Ulladulla and encompasses all of Australia’s largest city and the City of Wollongong.
We are Christ centred and prayer-based and seek to share the gospel and support all families at their point of need.
In Mothers Union Sydney we…
Meet for Prayer, Worship and Fellowship as COVID restrictions allow.
Produce the Mothers Union Sydney Prayer Diary and Annual Bible Study Series to be used by our members and others: musydney.org.au/what-we-do
Have a shop and office near Town Hall Station which serves as a Christian presence in the Sydney CBD. We sell Christian cards and books, baby wear, hand knits and quilts, free trade gifts and more.
Run an Online Shop selling AMUA diaries, Christian cards and more: musydney.org.au/shop
Host “Mothers Union Sydney” Facebook page and a private Facebook group “Christian Parenting Australia” - “A supportive and safe community for Australian Christian parents to talk about real-life parenting”
Host Annual Seminars which offer biblical based teaching and encouragement on relevant topics of interest to today’s families.
Provide Christian Seminars & Parenting Courses that are uniquely Australian, based on world-class research, and practical in daily parenting & life. Available to book both in person in parishes and online musydney.org.au/parenting-seminars
Support Children’s Hospital Chaplains and their ministry.
Visit Maternity Hospitals and distribute gospels and hand-made gifts to families (in recess due to COVID)
Produce nightdresses and specialist garments for the Neo-Natal wards and grieving gowns for families whose babies have died in hospital
Volunteer in the waiting areas of the family courts serving coffee and tea at the invitation of the Magistrates and Court Officers (in recess due to COVID)
Support AMUA and World-wide Mothers Union projects
Fund Family Church Workers
Mothers Union Sydney currently funds Family Workers in two local churches at Jamberoo and Airds in Campbelltown for 2021-2023.
These Church Workers are involved in new ministry contacting and connecting with young families and seek to link them into their parish church and playgroups, Christianity Explained Courses, children and family outreach programs and offer support at their point of need. This is funded by donations from our members.
2020 In recess due to COVID
2019 Topic: Bible talk on Consider pure joy: walking in hope followed by a workshop on MULOA
2018 Topic: Contentment
2017 Topic: Forgiveness
2021 Light at the end of the Tunnel – St Andrew’s Cathedral & Livestream
Listen to our past seminar talks on our SoundCloud account: soundcloud.com/mothersunionsydney
2020-2021 Funding of classroom iPads for students at Nungalinya College, NT