Downing Street has announced that the new Bishop of Oxford will be the Rt Revd Dr Steven Croft. The Oxford diocese press release can be found here.
In a recent address at the commissioning of the Diocesan President in Sheffield Diocese Bishop Steven set four challenges to Mothers’ Union in the coming year…
1. Deepen your own faith
2. Develop faith within your own family
3. Ensure every church is friendly and accessible to children and young people
4. Ensure every church is teaching the faith to adults
He concluded by saying:
“The Mothers’ Union has a vital mission. Focus on what God has called you to do. May God bless you in all your service in the coming years.”