17 September 2017 Newsletter

Written by Brenda. Posted in Parish

Parish of the Holy Trinity

          St Mary Magdalene     St Bartholomew †  

            St Alban       St Edmund 

            

Sunday 17 September 2017                     14th after Trinity                                       

In Our Prayers:

In the Diocese: North Shoebury (St Mary the Virgin)

In the Anglican Communion:  the Diocese of Rockhampton (Queensland, Australia)

In the world: the Grenfell Tower public enquiry that truth and justice will emerge from it.

With Christian Aid: for Christian Aid’s partner in Burundi, World Outreach Initiatives (WOI) who work with faith and community leaders to help improve health and family planning.

In the Parish: those who live along: Teddar Gardens, Telham Road, Temple Road

The sick and suffering: Alice Singh, Les Rowe, Clarice, Paula Gray, Paul Gray, Alec Creggan, Eileen Exley, Fiona McGuiness, Jan Hibbard, Clarence Lawrence, Coraline Edwards, Mark Dorrington, Norman Lipman, Jim Harmati, Theresa Lutterodt, Julie Alade and Hazel Maidment.

Please keep Paul Gray in your prayers at this time as he is particularly unwell. Susan Allen who is currently in the Royal London hospital and would welcome visitors (Ward 8C).

Readings for 24 Sept 2017: Jonah 3.10-end of 4 Psalm 145.1-8   Philippians 1.21-end  Matthew 20.1-16

Parish Birthdays – Happy Birthday to Spencer Farraghar, Sarah Namatovu, Lola Olorulade, Ben Gaby and Jack Bence

Congratulations to Rob and Maggie on their wedding last week.

Barn Dance The grand total raised by the Barn Dance is £640.  Thanks to all who supported this event.

Open House at St Marys - thanks to all those who helped showing people around and the teas and coffees too !  It was a great success and everyone enjoyed it.

The Course in Christian Studies starts in September at Stratford or Woodford. Please register your interest soon to ensure the running of this course. Go to http://www.chelmsford.anglican.org/discipleship/course-in-christian-studies. 

Barking School of Discipleship –19th September – 28th November 2017 on Tuesdays at 7.30pm -9.15pm Training Hub, St John’s Stratford E15 1NG. All are welcome, but you will need to book. For more info please contact Rev John Brown 020 8553 7606 Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Study Day Urban Matthew 21st September 2017. Reading Matthew’s Gospel in the urban context. Cost £7.50 including lunch. Please book in the café or the office. Please can you bring with you for the day photographs of our area old and new.

Parish Quiet Day 23rd September at Haggerston Priory.  If you wish to attend, please see sign-up sheets at the back of Church. If you’re able to give someone a lift, please indicate this on the list too.  We will meet at St Mary’s in Norman Road at 9.15 a.m.

Sunday 1st October is Michaelmas we are keeping this as ‘Bring a Friend’ Sunday. Please think and pray about someone you could invite to church. More details, invitations and prayer cards available shortly.

Also 1st October at St Bart’s we are honoring Les Rowe’s 53 years of ministry among us at St Bart’s. Archdeacon Elwin Cockett will make the presentation and speech.

Autumn Notes  An evening of solos, quartets, poems and more!

14th October from 3.15pm to 5.30pm at St Bart’s.  Adults £5, Children £2, under 12 free.  All proceeds towards Christian Aid.

Tickets from Alison (St Mary’s), Philip (St Bart’s) or Ed (St Edmunds).

Barking Area Church Wardens, Deputy Wardens for Newham Deanery Support and Fellowship Saturday 21st October 10 am – 3.30pm St John’s Church Stratford E15 1NG.  The day course will be suitable for PCC members & Parish officers too. To book contact Rev John Brown This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 0208 553 7606

All Souls Service will be on 29th October 2017 this year at St Mary’s.

St Bart’s Café Dates:

Quiz night 26th September – tickets from Café or Parish Office.  £7.50 per person includes a two course supper.

Cake sale 4th October from 11 am in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support.

All welcome.

Me and My Music with Elwin Cockett our Archdeacon – 12 October in the Café at 7.30 pm.  Tickets £7.50 from the Café or Parish Office.  £7.50 per person includes a two course supper.

PCC and DCC DATES.

Next PCC meeting will be this week Wednesday 13 September 2017 at St Mary’s at 7.30 pm.

St Bart’s DCC meeting is today at 11.45 am in the Luke Room.

St Edmunds’s DCC is on 27th September at 7.30 pm.

PCC meeting is 14 November at 7.30 pm at St Bart’s.

St Mary’s DCC meeting is 10 January at 7.30 pm in the Parish room

MIDWEEK EUCHARISTS RESUME THIS WEEK  

Weds 10.00 at St Edmund’s, Weds 18.30 at St Mary’s, Thurs 12.30 at St Bart’s

The Daily Office: Morning Prayer at 9am Mon & Thurs at St Bart’s, Tues at St Mary’s, Wed at St Edmund’s (9.30am)

The Parish Office is open   Monday – Friday 9.30am – 3.30pm

292b Barking Road, E6 3BA. Telephone 020 8470 0011 

email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  www.easthamparish.org.uk 

Registered Charity No: 1127847. Team Rector Revd Dr Sue Lucas 020 3662 8086 / 07976 901 389 Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

Team Vicar Revd Quintin Peppiatt 020 8471 8751.