Parish of the Holy Trinity
St Mary Magdalene St Bartholomew
St Alban St Edmund
Sunday 19 August 2018 Trinity 12
In Our Prayers:
In the Diocese: The Deanery of Southend: Jonathan Collis, Linda Barnard, Louise Williams. Southend Healthcare NHS Trust David Childs
In the Anglican Communion: The Diocese of Gboko (Abuja, Nigeria)
In the world: for those killed and injured by the bridge collapse in Genoa, Italy.
With Christian Aid: World Humanitarian Day is recognised today, pray for lasting peace and an end to the long running conflict in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).
In the Parish: those who live in Masterman Road, Melbourne Road, Melford Road
The sick and suffering: Robert Akowuah, Julie Alale, McLeod Ashton, Joan Boyce, Zareen Choudry, Marjorie Chuku, Clarice, Alec Creggan, Eileen Dorrington, Coraline Edwards, Paul Gray, Gloria Hamilton, Alston Harry, Jeff Hayes, Ikemefuma Ifeyintya, Emilda Lawrence, Theresa Lutterodt, Hazel Maidment, Fiona McGuiness, Tony Osokoya, Sam Ozurumba, Dorothy Page, Les Rowe, Samuel, Brian Shipsides, Alice Singh, Marcia Sobers, Martin Stanley, John Turnpenny, Karen White.
Those who have died: Eileen (Jo) Bradbury may she rest in peace and rise in glory
Readings for 26 August: Joshua 24.1-2a,14-18 Ephesians 6.10-20
Parish Birthdays – Happy Birthday to Dorothy James
Building work at St Mary’s as you will see the scaffolding has now been erected (after 3 days !). We will be like this for the next two months or so and will need to work around it during this period. Thanks for your patience !
Colin has had a successful hip operation and is now recuperating at home.
Sunday 26 August we will welcome Tommy Foster-Duffy and his friends and family to his baptism at St Mary’s. Please keep Tommy and his family in your prayers as they prepare for this.
Bart’s Café News Tuesday 21 August at 1.30pm is Stitch with Chris. All are welcome.
Intercessory Prayer Group will meet today at St Bart’s after the morning service.
Bible Study on 22 August at 1.30pm at St Bart’s.
Barn Dance on Saturday 8 September at St Bart’s – tickets available from the Parish Office or the usual suspects in church ! Selling fast !!
Bridge Club - A café customer is interested in joining/setting up a Bridge Club at Bart’s. If anyone is interested, please let Shirley or the office know.
Coach for John’s ordination We are now back to only 1 seat remaining on the coach for Chelmsford on 15 September at £15 each. If you wish to book, please contact the Parish Office. Money now being collected.
Saturday 15 September Introductory day for the diocesan Course in Christian Studies. If you’re interested please speak to Rev Sue.
Quiet Day this year the Quiet Day at Haggerston will be on Saturday 6 October, more details to follow.
PCC and DCC DATES.
St Mary’s DCC is Wednesday 3 October at 7.30 pm in the Parish Room.
St Bart’s DCC is Sunday 9 September at 11.30am in the Luke Room.
PCC meeting 25 Sept 2018 at 7.30 pm at St Bart’s
St Edmunds’s DCC meeting is TBA.
No Mid-week Eucharist during August – recommence on Weds 5th September 10.00 at St Edmund’s, Weds 5th September 18.30 at St Mary’s, Thurs 6th September 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
Team Vicar Revd Quintin Peppiatt 020 8471 8751.