"By telling your story, there will be times you are the lifeline for another mother. You will be the saving grace for her children. And you will be the reason that mother is able to believe she truely isn't alone." Julie Barnhill, author of "One Tough Mother"
This is the source of inspiration for the HEM night group. We are a group of mums (children aged between 0 and 16) who meet on the first Thursday of every month in the lounge at the church. It’s a chance to chat, laugh, encourage and support one another while at the same time having a cup of tea or coffee and, of course, the obligatory chocolate or two …
Why HEM Night?
In the Bible there is a story of about a woman with bleeding who touched the hem of Jesus' robe and was healed. As mothers (particularly of young children) we often don't have the time to sit down and spend long, quality amounts of time with Christ. But He knows us, notices us and heals us in the quick "hem of the robe" moments whenever we can grab them. Why not come and join us?