27 May 2018 Newsletter

Written by Brenda. Posted in Parish

Parish of the Holy Trinity 

          St Mary Magdalene     St Bartholomew   

         St Alban       St Edmund

            

Sunday 27 May 2018                                    Trinity Sunday

        (Patronal Feast of the Parish)

In Our Prayers:

In the Diocese: Hutton (All Saints and St Peter): Andy Smith, Tony Baxter.  All Saints School: Jeanette Miller

In the Anglican Communion: The Diocese of Cuttack (North India)

In the world: the anniversaries of the Grenfell Tower fire, the Manchester bomb and London Bridge attack. 

With Christian Aid: for a fruitful Christian Aid presence at The Urdd National Eisteddfod on 28 May–2 June

In the Parish: those who live in Holloway Rd, Holme Rd, Howard Rd.

The sick and suffering: Robert Akowuah, Julie Alale, McLeod Ashton, Joan Boyce, Marjorie Chuku, Clarice, Alec Creggan, John Davies, Eileen Dorrington, Coraline Edwards, Paul Gray, Paula Gray, Gloria Hamilton, Alston Harry, Jeff Hayes, Ikemefuma Ifeyintya, Eunice Johnson, Emilda Lawrence, Norman Lipman, Theresa Lutterodt, Hazel Maidment, Fiona McGuiness, Yves Namuhoranye, Tony Osokoya, Les Rowe, Samuel, Brian Shipsides, Alice Singh, Marcia Sobers, John Turnpenny, Karen White.

Those who have died: Ken McGrane, Matt Glover, Nigel Shipway, Ben Richards and Bob Stokes (Royal British Legion).

The funeral for Bob Stokes is planned to take place at St Mary’s at 2.30pm on Friday 15th June. May they rest in peace and rise in glory

Readings for 3 June: I Samuel 3.1-10[11-20]  2 Corinthians 4.5-12   Mark 2.23-3.6

Parish Birthdays – Happy Birthday to Alexandra Davies & Shannon Tellis.

St Mary’s on 3 June we will welcome Aiden McKitty for Baptism at the 10am service.  Please pray for Aiden and his family as they prepare for his baptism. 

At 12 noon on 3 June the Jack Cornwall memorial service will take place.

Christian Aid We raised over £500 – exact figure for next week.

Thank you to all who came along to Kens Funeral on Thursday, it seemed to go very well.

Walsingham National Pilgrimage Coach will pick up at East Ham College, High Street South at 8.30am and St Edmund’s at 9am on Monday.  There are still seats on the coach available, so if you wish to come along, just pitch up and pay on the day !

Café News Tuesday 29 May at 1.30pm is lunchtime film show.  This month it’s The Greatest Showman – all are welcome.

Unfortunately, due to staff shortage the Café will be closed on Wednesday 30 May.

Corpus Christi this Thursday 31st May.  Mass at 7pm in the Rectory Garden (weather permitting), benediction and procession of the blessed sacrament followed by a BBQ.  All welcome, it would helpful to have an idea of numbers, so please let the Parish office know.

NB there will be no 12.30 Eucharist on 31st May at St Barts.  Instead the Angelus followed by midday prayer at 12 noon.

Vocations Day There is an alternative day being offered on 9th June at St Paul’s Harlow Town Centre between 9.30 - 1pm. For more details, contact Martin Harris on 01279 411100.

Deanery Synod Wednesday 13th June at 7.30pm at St George’s, East Ham.

Parish Outing to Guildford Cathedral on Saturday 23rd June.  Further details shortly.

Also on Saturday 23rd June, Pilgrims Way Church are organising a trip to see the open air Life of Christ play at the Wintershall Estate in Surrey. Leaving East Ham at 7:30am and return about 6pm. You will need to bring a packed lunch and something to sit on.  The cost, including coach travel and a ticket for the play is £35 for over 18’s, £24 under 18’s, £107 family of 4 (2 adults & 2 kids). To book (pre-payment required), please contact Julian Maicheal on 07903 574069.

PCC and DCC DATES.

St Mary’s DCC meeting is 4 July 2018 at 7.30 pm in the Parish Room.

St Bart’s DCC meeting is on 8 July 2018 at 11.30am in the Luke Room.

PCC meeting 11 July 2018 at 7.30 pm at St Mary’s

St Edmunds’s DCC meeting is 18 July 2018 at 7.30 pm.

 

MIDWEEK EUCHARIST

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.

20 May 2018 Newsletter

Written by Brenda. Posted in Parish

Parish of the Holy Trinity 

          St Mary Magdalene     St Bartholomew   

         St Alban       St Edmund

            

Sunday 20 May 2018                                    Pentecost

In Our Prayers:

In the Diocese: The Deanery of Brentwood.  Paul Hamilton, Paul Betts, Adrian McConnaughie (Brentwood School)

In the Anglican Communion: The Diocese of Costa Rica (Central America)

In the world: that the ebola outbreak in DR Congo city, which has killed 23 people, will be contained quickly. We pray for those already affected. 

With Christian Aid: Praise God for the 21st year of the Circle the City walk around London today. 

In the Parish: those who live in Hilda Rd, Hockley Ave, Hollington Rd.

The sick and suffering: Robert Akowuah, Julie Alale, McLeod Ashton, Joan Boyce, Marjorie Chuku, Clarice, Alec Creggan, John Davies, Eileen Dorrington, Coraline Edwards, Paul Gray, Paula Gray, Gloria Hamilton, Alston Harry, Jeff Hayes, Ikemefuma Ifeyintya, Eunice Johnson, Emilda Lawrence, Norman Lipman, Theresa Lutterodt, Hazel Maidment, Fiona McGuiness, Yves Namuhoranye, Tony Osokoya, Les Rowe, Samuel, Brian Shipsides, Alice Singh, Marcia Sobers, Bob Stokes, John Turnpenny, Karen White.

Those who have died: Ken McGrane, Matt Glover, Nigel Shipway and Ben Richards.  May they rest in peace and rise in glory

Funerals - Ken McGrane Funeral 24 May 2018, City of London North Chapel at 10.45am.   

Jean’s grandson, Ben Richards, funeral service will take place on Wednesday 23rd May at 11.30am at City of London.

Readings for 27 May: Isaiah 6.1-8     Romans 8.12-17    John 3.1-17

Parish Birthdays – Happy Birthday to anyone celebrating this week.

St Mary’s today we welcome the blessing of Isaiah as a thanksgiving for his safe delivery.

3 June there is a baptism at the 10am service and then at 12 noon the Jack Cornwall memorial service will take place.

Marion Foote sent her regards to all at Church when Quintin visited her last week.

Christian Aid Thank you to Alison McLucas for coordinating the Christian Aid Concert at St Mary’s and thank you to all who took part – either performing or supporting, and thanks to all involved in providing the refreshments.  We raised over £500 – exact figure for next week.

Stubbers 2018 We have just one space left for the Stubbers Adventure weekend this year: 29 June to 1 July - £75 per child – open to ages 8 to 16 years old.  If you’re interested, please contact the Parish Office.

Archdeacons Visitation Service This Tuesday at 8pm at St John the Baptist Leytonstone, 823 High Road, E11 1HH.  Church wardens both outgoing and incoming are required to attend.  It is a good idea for DCC and PCC members to attend.  All are welcome. If you need a lift, please contact the office.

Wesley Pilgrimage - see enclosed flyer.

Sunday 27th May Trinity Sunday Patronal Feast for the parish will be at St Edmund’s at 10am.  There will be the normal 8am service at St Mary’s.

Walsingham National Pilgrimage We are once again running a coach from the Parish to Walsingham on Monday 28th May 2018.  First pick up is likely to be 8am return to East Ham around 7.30pm.  Cost is £20 per person.  Please book with the Parish Office.  This is your last chance to book !!

Café News Tuesday 29 May at 1.30pm is lunchtime film show.  This month it’s The Greatest Showman – all are welcome.

Vocations Day There is an alternative day being offered on 9th June at St Paul’s Harlow Town Centre between 9.30 - 1pm. For more details, contact Martin Harris on 01279 411100.

Parish Outing to Guildford Cathedral on Saturday 23rd June.  Further details shortly.

Also on Saturday 23rd June, Pilgrims Way Church are organising a trip to see the open air Life of Christ play at the Wintershall Estate in Surrey. Leaving East Ham at 7:30am and return about 6pm. You will need to bring a packed lunch and something to sit on.  The cost, including coach travel and a ticket for the play is £35 for over 18’s, £24 under 18’s, £107 family of 4 (2 adults & 2 kids). To book (pre-payment required), please contact Julian Maicheal on 07903 574069.

PCC and DCC DATES.

St Mary’s DCC meeting is 4 July 2018 at 7.30 pm in the Parish Room.

St Bart’s DCC meeting is on 8 July 2018 at 11.30am in the Luke Room.

PCC meeting 11 July 2018 at 7.30 pm at St Mary’s

St Edmunds’s DCC meeting is 18 July 2018 at 7.30 pm.

MIDWEEK EUCHARIST

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.

13 May 2018 Newsletter

Written by Brenda. Posted in Parish

Parish of the Holy Trinity 

          St Mary Magdalene     St Bartholomew   

         St Alban       St Edmund

            

Sunday 13 May 2018                          7th Sunday of Easter

In Our Prayers:

In the Diocese: Leytonstone (St Andrew) Paul Trathen, Paul Kennington.  Leytonstone (St John the Baptist) David Britton, Polly Kersys-Hull. Leytonstone (St Margarget w St Columba) Neil-Allen Walsh, Jide Macaulay

In the Anglican Communion: The Diocese of Chubu (Japan)

In the world: that the effects of the collapse of the Iran deal with the US can be mitigated.

With Christian Aid: that we may respond generously this Christian Aid Week and for all who are collecting door to-door this week.

In the Parish: those who live in Henderson Rd, Henry Rd, High St Nth.

The sick and suffering: Robert Akowuah, Julie Alale, McLeod Ashton, Joan Boyce, Marjorie Chuku, Clarice, Alec Creggan, John Davies, Eileen Dorrington, Coraline Edwards, Paul Gray, Paula Gray, Gloria Hamilton, Alston Harry, Jeff Hayes, Ikemefuma Ifeyintya, Eunice Johnson, Emilda Lawrence, Norman Lipman, Theresa Lutterodt, Hazel Maidment, Fiona McGuiness, Tony Osokoya, Les Rowe, Samuel, Brian Shipsides, Alice Singh, Marcia Sobers, Bob Stokes, John Turnpenny, Karen White, Yves.

Those who have died: Edna Springett, Doreen Carrol, Ken McGrane, Matt Glover, Nigel Shipway and Ben Richards. 

May they rest in peace and rise in glory

Readings for 20 May: Acts 2.1-21  Romans 8.22-27   John 15.26-27;16.4b-15

Parish Birthdays – Happy Birthday to Greta Vosylinte & Clare Scawthorn

Deanery Confirmation service TODAY at Ascension Church, Royal Docks at 6 pm.  We have two candidates from this parish being confirmed – please come along to support them if you can.  All Welcome.

St Mary’s next Sunday there will be a blessing of Isiah as a thanksgiving for his safe delivery.

Ken McGrane - Funeral 24 May 2018, City of London North Chapel.  For those who are wondering, the family have requested a Crematorium funeral. 

Mental Health Awareness Week - This will be marked at Bart’s by a stall with various resources and people to chat to about this important topic.  The café plays an important role in wellbeing by offering activities during the week to combat loneliness which often leads to poor mental health.  There is also a weekly Peer Support Group for those who need extra support for their mental health.  

Stubbers 2018 We have just one space left for the Stubbers Adventure weekend this year: 29 June to 1 July - £75 per child – open to ages 8 to 16 years old.  If you’re interested, please contact the Parish Office.

Thy Kingdom Come the Archbishops have again asked us particularly to pray for the Church during the traditional 9 days from Ascension Day to Pentecost.  Please use the morning & evening prayer booklet that was given out last week or come to one of the Officers in church.  Take a look on the Thy Kingdom Come website - www.thykingdomcome.global. 

Vocations Day on Saturday, 19th May 2018 has been cancelled.  There is an alternative day being offered on 9th June at St Paul’s Harlow Town Centre between 9.30 - 1pm. For more details, contact Martin Harris on 01279 411100.

Archdeacons Visitation Service Tuesday 22nd May at 8pm at St John the Baptist Leytonstone, 823 High Road, E11 1HH.  Church wardens both outgoing and incoming are required to attend.  It is a good idea for DCC and PCC members to attend.  All are welcome. If you need a lift, please contact the office.

Wesley Pilgrimage- see enclosed flyer.

Sunday 27th May Trinity Sunday Patronal Feast for the parish at St Edmund’s.  Further details shortly.

Walsingham National Pilgrimage We are once again running a coach from the Parish to Walsingham on Monday 28th May 2018.  First pick up is likely to be 8am return to East Ham around 7.30pm.  Cost is £20 per person.  Please book with the Parish Office.

Parish Outing to Guildford Cathedral on Saturday 23rd June.  Further details shortly.

Also on Saturday 23rd June, Pilgrims Way Church are organising a trip to see the open air Life of Christ play at the Wintershall Estate in Surrey. Leaving East Ham at 7:30am and return about 6pm. You will need to bring a packed lunch and something to sit on.  The cost, including coach travel and a ticket for the play is £35 for over 18’s, £24 under 18’s, £107 family of 4 (2 adults & 2 kids). To book (pre-payment required), please contact Julian Maicheal on 07903 574069.

PCC and DCC DATES.

St Mary’s DCC meeting is 4 July 2018 at 7.30 pm in the Parish Room.

St Bart’s DCC meeting is on 8 July 2018 at 11.30am in the Luke Room.

PCC meeting 11 July 2018 at 7.30 pm at St Mary’s

St Edmunds’s DCC meeting is 18 July 2018 at 7.30 pm.

MIDWEEK EUCHARIST

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.

6 May 2018 Newsletter

Written by Brenda. Posted in Parish

Parish of the Holy Trinity 

          St Mary Magdalene     St Bartholomew   

         St Alban       St Edmund

            

Sunday 6 May 2018                            6th Sunday of Easter

In Our Prayers:

In the Diocese: Chingford (St Peter & St Paul, All Saints) Andrew Trenier, Susan Sayers Hill, Maxwell Hutchinson, Lee Taylor

In the Anglican Communion: The Diocese of Chicago (Province V, The Episcopal Church)

In the world: for continued peace talks between North and South Korea

With Christian Aid: Pray for organisers of Christian Aid groups and Christian Aid Week events who are doing last-minute preparation this week.

In the Parish: those who live in Hartley Ave, Hartshorn Gdns, Heigham Rd.

The sick and suffering: Robert Akowuah, Julie Alale, McLeod Ashton, Joan Boyce, Marjorie Chuku, Clarice, Alec Creggan, John Davies, Eileen Dorrington, Coraline Edwards, Paul Gray, Paula Gray, Gloria Hamilton, Alston Harry, Jeff Hayes, Ikemefuma Ifeyintya, Eunice Johnson, Emilda Lawrence, Norman Lipman, Theresa Lutterodt, Hazel Maidment, Fiona McGuiness, Tony Osokoya, Les Rowe, Samuel, Brian Shipsides, Alice Singh, Marcia Sobers, Bob Stokes, John Turnpenny, Karen White, Yves.

Those who have died: Edna Springett, Funeral on 9 May at 10.30 at St Mary’s.  All welcome.  Doreen Carrol (former Sacristan & Choir member) at St Bart’s 70s/80s.  Thoughts & prayers to her family, husband Michael, former Parish Warden, daughter Tracey and Son Paul.

Ken McGrane             May they rest in peace and rise in glory

Readings for 20 May: Acts 2.1-21  Romans 8.22-27   John 15.26-27;16.4b-15

Parish Birthdays – Happy Birthday to David Hayes & Tina Preston

I wanted to write a note of thanks to all who helped at St.Marys last Sunday. It was a traumatic and very difficult time for all concerned. The family were very grateful for all the efforts that were made to keep Ken alive as it gave time for them to come to the hospital and say their goodbyes. I performed last rites on Ken on Monday morning and he died in the afternoon. There are flowers in the church this morning in memory of Ken which have been kindly donated by Pat. I will let you know any funeral arrangements as soon as I know them. Many thanks. Quintin

St Bart’s this week we welcome the family and friends of Chidiebube Obi as he is baptized.  Please keep him in your prayers.

Ascension Day Thursday 10 May - Mass as usual at St Bart’s at 12.30. St Mary’s will do the Eve of Ascension on Wednesday 9th at 6.30.

Annual Parish Christian Aid Week Concert - Saturday 12th May, 3-5.30pm, St Mary Magdalene, High Street South, East Ham. Programme complete. Tickets on sale £7 (£3 under 12s). - Ed (SE), Alison (SMM), Irene (SB). Cash donations towards refreshments will be welcome.

Stubbers 2018 We have just two spaces left for the Stubbers Adventure weekend this year: 29 June to 1 July - £75 per child – open to ages 8 to 16 years old.  If you’re interested, please contact the Parish Office.

Deanery Confirmation service on Sunday 13 May at Ascension Church, Royal Docks at 6 pm.  We have two candidates from this parish being confirmed – please come along to support them if you can.  All Welcome.

Thy Kingdom Come the Archbishops have again asked us particularly to pray for the Church during the traditional 9 days from Ascension Day to Pentecost.  This Sunday we are giving everyone in the parish a booklet.  There will be various events here and in other churches and we will be discussing it at PCC and the DCCs.  Take a look on the Thy Kingdom Come website - www.thykingdomcome.global. 

Vocations Day with Bishop Peter and Archdeacon Elwin

at Christ Church, Wanstead Place, London E11 2SW.  Saturday, 19th May 2018 between 9-1pm. For more details, contact Debbie Kelly - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 020 8989 8557.

Archdeacons Visitation Service Tuesday 22nd May at 8pm at St John the Baptist Leytonstone, 823 High Road, E11 1HH.  Church wardens both outgoing and incoming are required to attend.  It is a good idea for DCC and PCC members to attend.  All are welcome. If you need a lift, please contact the office.

Save the Date

Thursday 24 May from 5pm Wesley Pilgrimage with our Methodist friends. Begins at 5pm with Evensong at St Paul’s Cathedral. Further details shortly.

Sunday 27th May Trinity Sunday Patronal Feast for the parish at St Edmund’s.  Further details shortly.

Walsingham National Pilgrimage We are once again running a coach from the Parish to Walsingham on Monday 28th May 2018.  First pick up is likely to be 8am return to East Ham around 7.30pm.  Cost is £20 per person.  Please book with the Parish Office.

PCC and DCC DATES.

St Bart’s DCC meeting is on 6 May 2018 at 11.30am in the Luke Room.

St Mary’s DCC meeting is 4 July 2018 at 7.30 pm in the Parish Room.

PCC meeting 8 May 2018 at 7.30 pm at St Edmund’s.

St Edmunds’s DCC meeting is 18 July 2018 at 7.30 pm.

MIDWEEK EUCHARIST

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.

29 April 2018 Newsletter

Written by Brenda. Posted in Parish

Parish of the Holy Trinity 

          St Mary Magdalene     St Bartholomew   

         St Alban       St Edmund

            

Sunday 29th April 2018                       5th Sunday of Easter

In Our Prayers:

In the Diocese: Woodford Green (St Barnabas) William Obedoza

In the Anglican Communion: The Dioceses of Central Zambia & Central Zimbabwe

In the world: for a peaceful resolution to conflict in Syria.

With Christian Aid: Pray for Christians in the UK as they make the bridge cross sponsored walks ahead of Christian Aid Week. Pray they may cross safely and enjoy their fundraising efforts.

In the Parish: those who live in Hardy Way, Harold Rd, Harrow Rd.

The sick and suffering: Robert Akowuah, Julie Alale, McLeod Ashton, Joan Boyce, Marjorie Chuku, Clarice, Alec Creggan, John Davies, Eileen Dorrington, Coraline Edwards, Paul Gray, Paula Gray, Gloria Hamilton, Alston Harry, Jeff Hayes, Ikemefuma Ifeyintya, Eunice Johnson, Emilda Lawrence, Norman Lipman, Theresa Lutterodt, Hazel Maidment, Fiona McGuiness, Tony Osokoya, Les Rowe, Samuel, Brian Shipsides, Alice Singh, Marcia Sobers, Bob Stokes, John Turnpenny, Karen White, Yves.

Those who have died: Edna Springett, Funeral on 9 May at 10.30 at St Mary’s.  All welcome.  Doreen Carrol (former Sacristan & Choir member) at St Bart’s 70s/80s.  Thoughts & prayers to her family, husband Michael, former Parish Warden, daughter Tracey and Son Paul.

May they rest in peace and rise in glory

Readings for 6 May: Acts 10.44-end    1 John 5.1-6    John 15.9-17

Parish Birthdays – Happy Birthday to Ben Davies, Ella Griffith.

St Mary’s If you’re interested in taking a coach to John’s ordination on 15th September at 6pm in Chelmsford Cathedral – please let Laurine know as we need to gauge interest before booking a coach for the evening.

St Mary’s after the service today we will process out and bury the ashes of Iris France.  Please pray for Annette and all the family at this time.

Commonwealth War Grave Commission have been and put up a small plaque and cleaned the war memorial at St Mary’s.  Do have a look.

Annual Parish Christian Aid Week Concert - Saturday 12th May, 3-5.30pm, St Mary Magdalene, High Street South, East Ham. Tickets on sale £7 (£3 under 12s). If you'd like to play, sing, recite, dance or perform, please let us know by Sunday 6 May - Ed (SE), Alison (SMM), Irene (SB).

Sue Lucas is away on holiday this week.  For pastoral matters please contact Quintin or Fred. For practical matters, please contact the Parish Office.

Deanery Confirmation service on Sunday 13 May at Ascension Church, Royal Docks at 6 pm.  We have two candidates from this parish being confirmed – please come along to support them if you can.  All Welcome.

Next Sunday 6 May at St Bart’s Baptism within the 10am Eucharist of Chidiebube Obi.  Please pray for him and his family as they prepare for his baptism.

Thy Kingdom Come the Archbishops have again asked us particularly to pray for the Church during the traditional 9 days from Ascension Day to Pentecost.  Next Sunday we will be giving everyone in the parish a booklet.  There will be various events here and in other churches and we will be discussing it at PCC and the DCCs.  Take a look on the Thy Kingdom Come website - www.thykingdomcome.global. 

Vocations Day with Bishop Peter and Archdeacon Elwin

at Christ Church, Wanstead Place, London E11 2SW.  Saturday, 19th May 2018 between 9-1pm. For more details, contact Debbie Kelly - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 020 8989 8557.

Archdeacons Visitation Service Tuesday 22nd May at 8pm at St John the Baptist Leytonstone, 823 High Road, E11 1HH.  Church wardens both outgoing and incoming are required to attend.  It is a good idea for DCC and PCC members to attend.  All are welcome. If you need a lift, please contact the office.

Save the Date

Thursday 24 May from 5pm Wesley Pilgrimage with our Methodist friends. Begins at 5pm with Evensong at St Paul’s Cathedral. Further details shortly.

Sunday 27th May Trinity Sunday Patronal Feast for the parish at St Edmund’s.  Further details shortly.

Walsingham National Pilgrimage We are once again running a coach from the Parish to Walsingham on Monday 28th May 2018.  First pick up is likely to be 8am return to East Ham around 7.30pm.  Cost is £20 per person.  Please book with the Parish Office.

PCC and DCC DATES.

St Bart’s DCC meeting is on 6 May 2018 at 11.30am in the Luke Room.

St Mary’s DCC meeting is 4 July 2018 at 7.30 pm in the Parish Room.

PCC meeting 8 May 2018 at 7.30 pm at St Edmund’s – PLEASE NOTE DATE CHANGE.

St Edmunds’s DCC meeting date is to be confirmed.

MIDWEEK EUCHARIST

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.