20 August 2017 Newsletter

Written by Brenda. Posted in Parish

Parish of the Holy Trinity

          St Mary Magdalene     St Bartholomew †  

            St Alban       St Edmund 

            

Sunday 20 August 2017                             10th 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 people of Barcelona. particularly those killed and injured in the terrorist attack on Thursday.

With Christian: Pray for Greenbelt festival (25-28 August). Pray that the team of staff and volunteers will inspire festival-goers creatively and meaningfully.

In the Parish: those who live along: Sussex Road, St Alban’s Avenue, St Bartholomew’s Road.

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

Please keep Paul Gray in your prayers at this time as he is particularly unwell with cancer.

Those who have died: Tony Richards & Gladys Bull.

May they rest in peace and rise in glory.

Readings for 27 August 2017:

Isiah 51.1-6      Psalm 138      Romans 12.1-8     Matthew 16.13-20

Parish birthdays – Happy birthday to Dorothy James & Alena Martin

PARISH QUIET DAY HAS MOVED TO 23RD SEPTEMBER FROM 30TH SEPTEMBER.

Many thanks to the three groups who have been working to help clear up the churchyard at St Mary’s.

Open House London weekend 16/17 September. St.Mary's will open to visitors on Saturday 16 from 10am to 4pm. Refreshments will be available in the hall.  If you wish to learn more about this event go to 'This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.'.

Parish Bible Study will be at St Bart's at 4pm TODAY.  We will study Matthew 16 v 13-20.  All are welcome to attend. Please bring your bible.

The Course in Christian Studies starts in September at Stratford or Woodford.  But please register your interest soon to ensure the running of this course.  All details, can be found on the website: http://www.chelmsford.anglican.org/discipleship/course-in-christian-studies

St Bart’s Informal Prayer Group

Our next prayer session will be TODAY Sunday 20th August in the chapel after our service. All Welcome. If you are unable to join us for the session, but have a prayer request, please either pin it on the prayer board or tell Shirley.

Barking School of Discipleship - 19th September – 28th November 2017 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.

Thursday Lunchtime  Prayers at St  Bart’s during August

Midday prayer at St Bart’s during August at 12.30 pm.

Service times in August – 8am Eucharist at St Mary’s every week.

27th St Ed’s at 9.30am; St Mary’s at 10am and St Bart’s at 11 am

PARISH CHARITY BARN DANCE - “Daisy Roots” @ St Bart’s Barn Dance Party with caller Chrissie Bence Saturday 9th September 2017. St Bart’s Church & Centre 7pm-10pm Cost £8. Tickets available from Claudette, St Mary’s, Alison, St Edmund’s, Shirley, St Bart’s & the Parish office.

BOOK NOW – ONLY 6 TICKETS LEFT !

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.

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

PCC and DCC DATES.

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

St Bart’s DCC meeting is 17 September at 11.45 am in the Luke Room.

St Mary’s DCC meeting is 6 September at 7.30 pm in the Parish room

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

MIDWEEK EUCHARISTS    There are no midweek Eucharists in August.  Resume Wednesday 6 September 10.00am at St Edmund’s, Wednesday 6.30pm at St Mary’s, Thursday 7th September 12.30pm at St Bart’s

The Daily Office: Morning Prayer at 9am Monday & Thursday: St Bart’s, Tues: SMM, Wed: 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: 1127847Team Rector Revd Dr Sue Lucas 020 3662 8086 / 07976 901 389Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

Team Vicar Revd Quintin Peppiatt 020 8471 8751.

13 August 2017 Newsletter

Written by Brenda. Posted in Parish

Parish of the Holy Trinity

          St Mary Magdalene     St Bartholomew †  

            St Alban       St Edmund 

           

Sunday 13 August 2017                             9th after Trinity                                      

In Our Prayers:

In the Diocese Leigh-on-Sea (St James the Great) William Bulloch

Leigh-on-Sea (St Margaret) Vacancy.  St Michael’s School; Steve Tompkins.

In the Anglican Communion: the Diocese of Renk (Upper Nile, Sudan)

In the world: All who are unemployed.

With Christian Aid Pray for all who depend on the sea for survival yet live at the mercy of strong winds. 

In the Parish: those who live along: Sondon Walk, Streatfield Ave, Strone Road.

The sick and suffering: Alice Singh, Les Rowe, Clarice, Paula Gray, Paul Gray, Alec Creggan, Eileen Exley, Fiona McGuiness,  Mary Skerritt, Jan Hibbard, Clarence Lawrence, Coraline Edwards, Lyn Wingate, Tony Richards, Daniel Sims, Peggy Sims, Mark Dorrington, Norman Lipman, Jim Harmati, Theresa Lutterodt and Julie Alade.

Please keep Paul Gray in your prayers at this time as he is particularly unwell with cancer.

Those who have died: Please keep Mary Richards and her mother in your prayers following the recent sudden death of her father.  Gladys Bull and her family. May they rest in peace and rise in glory.

Readings for 20 August 2017:

Genesis 45.1-15              Psalm 133          Romans 11.1-2a,29-32  

Matthew 15.(10-20) 21-28

Parish birthdays – Happy birthday to Victor Grimes & Sebastian Quigley

PARISH QUIET DAY HAS MOVED TO 23RD SEPTEMBER FROM 30TH SEPTEMBER.

Parish Bible Study will be held at St Bart's at 4pm on Sunday 20th August.  We will study Matthew 16 v 13-20.  All are welcome to attend. Please bring your bible.

The Course in Christian Studies starts in September at Stratford or Woodford.  But please register your interest soon to ensure the running of this course.  All details, including application and data protection forms can be found on the website using the following link: http://www.chelmsford.anglican.org/discipleship/course-in-christian-studies

Barking School of Discipleship - 19th September – 28th November 2017 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.

Thursday Lunchtime  Prayers at St  Bart’s during August

Midday prayer at St Bart’s during August at 12.30 pm.

Service times in August – 8am Eucharist at St Mary’s every week.

20th St Ed’s at 9.30am; St Mary’s at 10am and St Bart’s at 11 am

27th St Ed’s at 9.30am; St Mary’s at 10am and St Bart’s at 11 am

PARISH CHARITY BARN DANCE - “Daisy Roots” @ St Bart’s Barn Dance Party with caller Chrissie Bence Saturday 9th September 2017. St Bart’s Church & Centre 7pm-10pm Cost £8. Tickets available from Claudette, St Mary’s, Alison, St Edmund’s, Shirley, St Bart’s & the Parish office.

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.

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. For more info & to book contact Rev John Brown This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or phone 0208 553 7606

PCC and DCC DATES.

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

St Bart’s DCC meeting is 17 September at 11.45 am in the Luke Room.

St Mary’s DCC meeting is 6 September at 7.30 pm in the Parish room

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

MIDWEEK EUCHARISTS    There are no midweek Eucharists in August.  Resume Wednesday 6 September 10.00am at St Edmund’s, Wednesday 6.30pm at St Mary’s, Thursday 7th September 12.30pm at St Bart’s

The Daily Office: Morning Prayer at 9am Monday & Thursday: St Bart’s, Tues: SMM, Wed: 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: 1127847Team Rector Revd Dr Sue Lucas 020 3662 8086 / 07976 901 389Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

Team Vicar Revd Quintin Peppiatt 020 8471 8751.

6 August 2017 Newsletter

Written by Brenda. Posted in Parish

Parish of the Holy Trinity

          St Mary Magdalene     St Bartholomew †  

            St Alban       St Edmund 

            

Sunday 6 August 2017   The Feast of the Transfiguration                                      

In Our Prayers:

In the Diocese The Deanery of Hadleigh

Area Dean: David Tudor and Lay Chair: Ron McLernon

In the Anglican Communion: the Diocese of Pune (North India)

In the world: For an end to the current spate of acid attacks.

With Christian Aid: Pray for indigenous communities in Latin America, often denied their basic rights, and underrepresented in decision making. 

In the Parish: those who live along: Stafford Road, Stamford Road and Stockes Road

The sick and suffering: Alice Singh, Les Rowe, Clarice, Paula Gray, Paul Gray, Alec Creggan, Eileen Exley, Fiona McGuiness,  Mary Skerritt, Jan Hibbard, Clarence Lawrence, Coraline Edwards, Lyn Wingate, Tony Richards, Daniel Sims, Peggy Sims, Mark Dorrington, Norman Lipman, Jim Harmati, Theresa Lutterodt and Julie Alade.

Please keep Paul Gray in your prayers at this time as he is particularly unwell with cancer.

Those who have died: We should especially remember Mary Richards and her family at this time on the sudden death of her father on Thursday.

It was with great sadness that the Diocese announced last week the death of John Wraw (1959 – 2017) Bishop of Bradwell.  Bishop John was diagnosed with multiple myeloma in 2014 but has continued to have an active ministry to the very end of his life.  We keep Gillian and his family in our prayers.  The funeral will be held on Monday 7 August at 1pm Chelmsford Cathedral. All are welcome but space is limited. May he rest in peace and rise in glory.

Readings for 13 August 2017:

Genesis 37.1-4,12-28    Psalm 105.1-6,16-22,45     Romans 10.5-15    Matthew 14.22-33

Parish birthdays – Happy birthday to Fred Ashford-Okai

PARISH QUIET DAY HAS MOVED TO 23RD SEPTEMBER FROM 30TH SEPTEMBER.

The Course in Christian Studies starts in September at Stratford or Woodford.  But please register your interest soon to ensure the running of this course.  All details, including application and data protection forms can be found on the website using the following link: 

http://www.chelmsford.anglican.org/discipleship/course-in-christian-studies

Barking School of Discipleship - 19th September – 28th November 2017 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.

Thursday Lunchtime  Prayers at St  Bart’s during August

Midday prayer at St Bart’s during August at 12.30 pm.

Service times in August – 8am Eucharist at St Mary’s every week.

13th St Ed’s at 9.30am; St Mary’s at 10am and St Bart’s at 11 am

20th St Ed’s at 9.30am; St Mary’s at 10am and St Bart’s at 11 am

27th St Ed’s at 9.30am; St Mary’s at 10am and St Bart’s at 11 am

PARISH CHARITY BARN DANCE - “Daisy Roots” @ St Bart’s Barn Dance Party with caller Chrissie Bence Saturday 9th September 2017. St Bart’s Church & Centre 7pm-10pm Cost £8. Tickets available from Claudette, St Mary’s, Alison, St Edmund’s, Shirley, St Bart’s & the Parish office.

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 parish office.

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. For more info & to book contact Rev John Brown This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or phone 0208 553 7606

PCC and DCC DATES.

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

St Bart’s DCC meeting is 17 September at 11.45 am in the Luke Room.

St Mary’s DCC meeting is 6 September at 7.30 pm in the Parish room

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

MIDWEEK EUCHARISTS    There are no midweek Eucharists in August.  Resume Wednesday 6 September 10.00am at St Edmund’s, Wednesday 6.30pm at St Mary’s, Thursday 7th September 12.30pm at St Bart’s

The Daily Office: Morning Prayer at 9am Monday & Thursday: St Bart’s, Tues: SMM, Wed: 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: 1127847Team Rector Revd Dr Sue Lucas 020 3662 8086 / 07976 901 389Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

Team Vicar Revd Quintin Peppiatt 020 8471 8751.

30 July 2017 Newsletter

Written by Brenda. Posted in Parish

Parish of the Holy Trinity

          St Mary Magdalene     St Bartholomew †  

            St Alban       St Edmund 

            

Sunday 30 July 2017                                      7th after Trinity                                      

In Our Prayers:

In the Diocese Maldon (All Saints w St Peter) Stephen Carter, Julie Willmot.  All Saints’ school; Phillip Brown.

In the Anglican Communion: the Diocese of Polynesia.

In the world: All whose work is unfulfilling, stressful or fraught with danger.

With Christian Aid: Pray for the hundreds of thousands of people Christian Aid are able to help.

In the Parish: those who live along: Southchurch Road, South Esk Road and Spencer Road

The sick and suffering: Alice Singh, Les Rowe, Clarice, Paula Gray, Paul Gray, Alec Creggan, Eileen Exley, Fiona McGuiness,  Mary Skerritt, Jan Hibbard, Clarence Lawrence, Coraline Edwards, Lyn Wingate, Tony Richards, Daniel Sims, Peggy Sims, Mark Dorrington and Norman Lipman

Please keep Paul Gray in your prayers at this time as he is particularly unwell with cancer.

Those who have died: It was with great sadness that the Diocese announced on Wednesday the death of John Wraw (1959 – 2017) Bishop of Bradwell.  Bishop John was diagnosed with multiple myeloma in 2014 but has continued to have an active ministry to the very end of his life.  We keep Gillian and his family in our prayers. May he rest in peace and rise in glory.

Readings for 6 August 2017:

Daniel 7.9-10,13-14     Psalm 97     2 Peter 1.16-19    Luke 9.28-36 

Parish birthdays – Happy birthday to Toulope Daramola and Marjorie Griffith         

St Mary’s There will be a short DCC meeting after today’s service.

Many thanks to all who came along and cleaned the church on Saturday and were involved in the services on Sunday.  It was a very successful weekend.

A warm welcome to Chukwurah Ezeaku and his family as he is baptized today.

PARISH QUIET DAY HAS MOVED TO 23RD SEPTEMBER FROM 30TH SEPTEMBER.

Thank you to all who supported the Café cake sales in aid of BHF.  We raised a brilliant £200. Special thanks to the Knitty Noras for their help.

St Bart’s Informal Prayer Group

Our next prayer group will be today in the chapel after the morning service. These sessions remain flexible and open to suggestions and people’s needs. If you are unable to join us for the session, but have a prayer request, please either pin it on the prayer board or tell Shirley.

Barking School of Discipleship - 19th September – 28th November 2017 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.

Thursday Lunchtime  Prayers at St  Bart’s during August

Midday prayer at St Bart’s during August at 12.30 pm.

Service times in August – 8am Eucharist at St Mary’s every week.

6th Feast of the Transfiguration, joint service St Mary’s at 10am

13th St Ed’s at 9.30am; St Mary’s at 10am and St Bart’s at 11 am

20th St Ed’s at 9.30am; St Mary’s at 10am and St Bart’s at 11 am

27th St Ed’s at 9.30am; St Mary’s at 10am and St Bart’s at 11 am

PARISH CHARITY BARN DANCE - “Daisy Roots” @ St Bart’s Barn Dance Party with caller Chrissie Bence Saturday 9th September 2017. St Bart’s Church & Centre 7pm-10pm Cost £8. Tickets available from Claudette, St Mary’s, Alison, St Edmund’s, Shirley, St Bart’s & the Parish office.

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.

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. For more info & to book contact Rev John Brown This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or phone 0208 553 7606

PCC and DCC DATES.

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

St Bart’s DCC meeting is 17 September at 11.45 am in the Luke Room.

St Mary’s DCC meeting is 6 September at 7.30 pm in the Parish room

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

MIDWEEK EUCHARISTS    There are no midweek Eucharists in August.  Resume Wednesday 6 September 10.00am at St Edmund’s, Wednesday 6.30pm at St Mary’s, Thursday 7th September 12.30pm at St Bart’s

The Daily Office: Morning Prayer at 9am

Monday & Thursday: St Bart’s, Tues: SMM, Wed: 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: 1127847Team Rector Revd Dr Sue Lucas 020 3662 8086 / 07976 901 389Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Team Vicar Revd Quintin Peppiatt 020 8471 8751.

23 July 2017 Newsletter

Written by Brenda. Posted in Parish

Parish of the Holy Trinity

          St Mary Magdalene     St Bartholomew †  

            St Alban       St Edmund 

            

Sunday 23 July 2017                                      6th after Trinity                                      

In Our Prayers:

In the Diocese Burnham-on-Crouch (St Mary Vn) Mark North (V,AD).

St Mary’s School: Geraldine Denham Hale (HT)

In the Anglican Communion: the Diocese of Otukp (Abuja Nigeria), Owerri (Owerri, Nigeria) and Owo (Ondo Nigeria)

In the world: The work of aid agencies throughout the world.

With Christian Aid: Give thanks for all who choose to give to Christian Aid through In Their Lifetime(ITL) initiative, enabling us to pioneer new approaches to fight poverty.

In the Parish: those who live along: Sidney Elson Way,

Skeffington Road, Skipsey Avenue.

The sick and suffering: Alice Singh, Les Rowe, Clarice, Paula Gray, Paul Gray, Alec Creggan, Eileen Exley, Fiona McGuiness,  Mary Skerritt, Jan Hibbard, Clarence Lawrence, Coraline Edwards, Lyn Wingate, Tony Richards, Daniel Sims, Peggy Sims, Mark Dorrington and Norman Lipman

Please keep Paul Gray in your prayers at this time as he is particularly unwell with cancer.

Readings for 30 July 2017:

Genesis 29.15-28  Psalm 105.1-11,45b (or 105 1-11) or Psalm 128  Romans 8.26-end  Matthew 13.31-33, 44-52             

St Mary’s next we welcome for baptism Chukwurah Ezeaku. Please pray for his family and friends at this time.

St Mary’s Patronal

Thank you to all who opened up the church yesterday and helped with the preparations for our Open Day & Patronal Weekend. We extend a very warm welcome to Sister Judith from Haggerston Priory who is preaching this morning. At 6pm tonight there will be evensong led by John King.

Do please join us for tea, coffee or a glass of wine in the church hall after this morning’s service.

Everyone is welcome.

St Mary’s there are booklets at the back of the church from St Paul’s Cathedral and the Barking Programme for adult learning for next autumn – please help yourself.

Parish Bible Study will be held at St Bart's at 4pm on Sunday 30th July.  We will study Matthew 14:13-21 

All are welcome to attend. Please bring your bible.

St Bart’s Informal Prayer Group

Apologies this has been a while but our next prayer group will be on Sunday30th July in the chapel after the morning service. These sessions remain flexible and open to suggestions and people’s needs. If you are

unable to join us for the session, but have a prayer request, please either pin it on the prayer board or tell Shirley.

St Bart’s have received a thank you letter and donation from Lorraine Ashton on behalf of All Saints Church, St Vincent for the gift of a missal stand.

Congratulations to our Parish Administrator, Linda who has just become a proud Nana.

PCC and DCC DATES.

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

St Bart’s DCC meeting is 17 September at 11.45 am in the Luke Room.

St Mary’s DCC meeting is 6 September at 7.30 pm in the Parish room

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

Thursday Lunchtime  Prayers at St  Bart’s during August

As in previous years, subject to willing lay people being available, we will aim to hold a non-Eucharistic prayer service at 12.30am at St Bart’s during August. All welcome and all contributions to the service welcome.

Mental Health Support Group at Bart’s

This is a small peer support group with additional support from a member of Community Counselling. It is NOT professional counselling nor intended to replace NHS services. If you think this may help you or someone you know to deal with an on-going Mental Health issue then please contact Shirley on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 020 8470 9007.  We want to grow gradually to ensure it remains effective to its members.

Service times in August – 8am Eucharist at St Mary’s every week.

6th Feast of the Transfiguration, joint service St Mary’s at 10am

13th St Ed’s at 9.30am; St Mary’s at 10am and St Bart’s at 11 am

20th St Ed’s at 9.30am; St Mary’s at 10am and St Bart’s at 11 am

27th St Ed’s at 9.30am; St Mary’s at 10am and St Bart’s at 11 am

Study Day Urban Matthew 21st September 2017. Reading Matthew’s Gospel in the urban context with Rev Peter Winn & Rev Paul Skirrow.

For more info see link: urbanmatthew.co.uk/index.html If you have any photos that express what it’s like to live in East Ham please bring them. Cost £7.50 including lunch. Please book in the café or the office.

PARISH CHARITY BARN DANCE

“Daisy Roots” @ St Bart’s Barn Dance Party with caller Chrissie Bence Saturday 9th September 2017. St Bart’s Church & Centre 7pm-10pm

Cost £8 includes ploughman’s supper. Please BYO drinks.

Come & kick up your heels & have some fun or simply enjoy the music & happy atmosphere! We have a raffle with some fabulous prizes too!

Tickets available from Claudette at St Mary’s, Alison at St Edmund’s, Shirley at St Bart’s & the Parish office.

Cake Sale @ Bart’s Café in aid of the British Heart Foundation.

Wednesday 26th July 2017 10am – 3pm. Everyone welcome

Barking School of Discipleship

Discipleship has been a central theme in diocesan teaching this last year. This coming autumn we will be continuing that teaching and following up the earlier deanery meetings with Bishop Stephen.

19th September – 28th November 2017

7.30pm -9.15pm

Training Hub, St John’s Stratford E15 1NG

Sessions free of charge, 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.

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

For more info & to book contact Rev John Brown This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or phone 0208 553 7606

MIDWEEK EUCHARISTS    Wednesday 10.00am at St Edmund’s, Wednesday 6.30pm at St Mary’s, Thursday 12.30pm at St Bart’s

The Daily Office: Morning Prayer at 9am

Monday & Thursday: St Bart’s, Tues: SMM, Wed: 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: 1127847Team Rector Revd Dr Sue Lucas 020 3662 8086 / 07976 901 389Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Team Vicar Revd Quintin Peppiatt 020 8471 8751.