Posted: February 2017
The Women's World Day of Prayer (WWDP) this year is Friday 3rd March 2017. The theme is 'Am I Being Unfair to You?' prepared by women of the Philippines. Local services will be held at 1.30pm in the Salvation Army Hall, Meadow Way, The Coppice, Aylesbury, HP20 1XS and at 7.30pm in St Joseph's Church, 56 High Street, Aylesbury, HP20 1SE. ALL ARE WELCOME!
In the words of Elizabeth Burroughs from WWDP, "We pray for justice for all women and children everywhere and pledge to fight against discrimination and oppression wherever we find it." For the WWDP website, click here.
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