On the 9th of August, which is national Women’s day, the Mothers Union of Vryheid Archdeaconry in the Diocese of Zululand celebrated Mary Sumner day and as a part of Creation Care, they planted Yellowwood trees
Mary Sumner (31 December 1828—11 August 1921) was the founder of the Mothers’ Union, a worldwide Anglican women’s organisation. She is commemorated in a number of provinces of the Anglican Communion on 9 August
This in the prayer of Mary Sumner
All this day, O Lord, let me touch as many lives as possible for thee; and every life I touch, do thou by thy spirit quicken, whether through the word I speak, the prayer I breathe, or the life I live. Amen.