Parish of the Holy Trinity
St Mary Magdalene † St Bartholomew †
St Alban † St Edmund †
Sunday 24 September 2017 15th after Trinity
In Our Prayers:
In the Diocese: Rawreth (St Nicholas): Richard Jordan, Elizabeth Jordan, Brenda Wallace. Rawreth School: Lorna Pigram
In the Anglican Communion: the Diocese of Southeastern Mexico and Western Mexico
In the world: the people of Mexico after the earthquake and their emergency services working tirelessly to free those trapped.
With Christian Aid: for Christian Aid partner Youth Harvest Foundation Ghana and their work with female farmers and rice processors improving the quality and yield of rice they produce.
In the Parish: those who live along Thorpe Road, Tilbury Road, Truesdale 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). Mark, Margaret Wallace’s husband, who’s ill in hospital.
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 Jean McCluskey & Dennis (DJ)
St Mary’s Quintin visited Marion Foot, a longtime member of St Mary’s, to give sick communion. Marion sends her regards to all at St Mary’s.
Quiet Day Thanks to all who attended yesterday and enjoyed the day.
Congratulations to Prim and Terry as they celebrate 58 years of marriage today. There will be a short blessing during this mornings service.
Baptism Please pray for Ewan Peckover and his family as he prepares for baptism next week.
Parish Bible Study will be at St Bart’s at 4pm TODAY. All are welcome to attend – please bring your bible.
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.
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. Invitations and prayer cards available.
St Bart’s on 1st October we are also honoring Les Rowe’s 53 years of ministry among us at. Archdeacon Elwin Cockett will make a 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).
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.
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 includes a two course supper.
St Barts Training for lesson readers, intercessors, altar servers has been arranged - so save the dates. If you are already involved in one of these or would like to start, please come along. Speak to Rev Sue for details. All on Sundays from 11.15 to 12 noon; 15th October, 7th January, 14th January.
PCC and DCC DATES.
Next PCC meeting will be this week Wednesday 13 September 2017 at St Mary’s at 7.30 pm.
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 Bart’s DCC meeting is 26 November at 11.45 am in the Luke Room.
St Mary’s DCC meeting is 10 January 2018 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
Team Vicar Revd Quintin Peppiatt 020 8471 8751