17 February 2019 Newsletter

Written by Brenda. Posted in Parish

Parish of the Holy Trinity 

         St Mary Magdalene     St Bartholomew   

     St Alban     St Edmund

Sunday 17 February                         3rd Sunday before Lent

              

In Our Prayers:

In the Diocese: Tye Green (St Stephen) w Netteswell (St Andrew) Christian Okeke, Richard Attew, Anne Keeble, Karen Swanton. William Martin CE School: Janet Matthews.

In the Anglican Communion: The Dioceses of Maiwut Area (South Sudan), The Arctic (Canada), and Haiti (The Episcopal Church)

In the world: for all who work in the emergency services.

With Christian Aid:  for the work of Christian Aid partners in Syria, working to bring hope and life in the most challenging of circumstances.

In the Parish: those who live in Tilbury Rd, Turesdale Rd, Tudor Rd

The sick and suffering: Robert Akowuah, Julie Alale, Joan Boyce, Zareen Choudry, Marjorie Chuku, Clarice, Alec Creggan, Eileen Dorrington, Coraline Edwards, Iris Goodall, Paul Gray, Gloria Hamilton, Alston Harry, Jeff Hayes, Ikemefuma Ifeyintya, Emilda Lawrence, Theresa Lutterodt,

Fiona McGuiness, Sam Ozurumba, Dorothy Page, Les Rowe, Tryphena Scott, Brian Shipsides, Alice Singh, Anita Skerritt, Martin Stanley, John Turnpenny, Karen White.

The ministry team have discussed a way forward and a proposal will be brought to the next PCC to do this slightly differently in the future.

Those who have died: Bibowei Ebitimi Samuel Tarigha may he rest in peace and rise in glory

Readings for 24th February:

Genesis 2.4b-9,15-end     Revelation 4     Luke 8.22-25

Parish Birthdays – Happy Birthday to Ashley Charles Smith, Elizabeth Mason, Margaret Wallace, Isabella Mason, William McLucas.

St Mary’s We were sorry to hear of the sudden death in January of Margaret Cockerton, daughter of Jack and Eva Patterson.

Leading Intercessions @ Barts - training for all those who lead intercessions in church, or would like to start, are on Sunday 3rd March immediately after the service. Please make an effort to attend if you do lead intercessions - you are especially welcome if you are just thinking about it!

School Visits We have a HUGE number of schools visiting Bart’s over the next few months and would really appreciate help with this.  If you would like to be involved with these visits please speak to Rev Sue.

Calling all seniors ! A course of five sessions exploring evangelism by seniors – Fridays from 15th March to 12th April from 12 noon to 2.3pm with a free light lunch at St Mark’s Church, Beckton.  All welcome.

Newham Council East Ham Community Hub

Anna Yusuf, the Senior Officer for East Ham Community Hub will be at Bart’s Café on Thursday 28th February at 11.15am to tell us some potential plans for the area and listen to our ideas and questions.  Everyone Welcome.

Barking Area Vocations day for 2019 will take place on Saturday 2nd of March at St Mary's Loughton from 9am -2pm.  All are welcome. 

Gillian Mayer The Thanksgiving Service for Gillian (she is being cremated privately, without ceremony) will be held at Pilgrims Way Church, E6 1HW on Saturday 2nd March at 10:30am. All welcome.

Joint Service Apologies, there was an error in a previous newsletter.  The joint service with our friends at Pilgrims Way Methodist and Congregational Church is on 24th MARCH at 10.30am and not February as reported previously.  All are welcome.

Lent 2019 The lent course this year will be on Mission.  We will also be running preparation for first communion at St Mary’s – speak to John King – and confirmation preparation at St Bart’s – speak to Rev Sue.  See enclosed flyer for details.

Save the date Once again, we will be organizing a coach to go along to the National Pilgrimage at Walsingham on Monday 27th May. 

PCC and DCC DATES.

St Mary’s DCC is tba.

St Bart’s DCC is 10 March 2019 at 11.45 in the Luke Room

St Edmund’s DCC is 30 January 2019 at 7.30pm

Next PCC meeting is Tuesday 26 February 2019 at 7.30pm at St Mary’s

MIDWEEK EUCHARIST

St Edmund’s on Wednesday 10am, St Mary’s at 6.30pm and St Bart’s on Thursday at 12.30pm

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.

10 February 2019 Newsletter

Written by Brenda. Posted in Parish

Parish of the Holy Trinity 

          St Mary Magdalene     St Bartholomew   

     St Alban     St Edmund

Sunday 10 February                         4th Sunday before Lent

              

In Our Prayers:

In the Diocese: Great Hallingbury (St Giles) & Little Hallingbury (St Mary Vn) Clergy: David Herrick (PIC). Licensed Lay Minister: Caroline Harding. Little Hallingbury CE Primary School: Sonia Strickland (HT).

In the Anglican Communion: The Dioceses of Madi & West Nile (Uganda), Te Pihopatanga o Upoko o  Te Waipounamu (Aotearoa NZ & Polynesia), and Guyana (West Indies)

In the world: All who work in the medical and healing professions.

With Christian Aid:  for Christian Aid’s work with six long term partners in Iraq. Pray that those who are most vulnerable – displaced people, refugees and host communities – would be strengthened to better cope with crises and live peaceful lives together.

In the Parish: those who live in Telham Rd, Temple Rd, Thorpe Rd.

The sick and suffering: Robert Akowuah, Julie Alale, Joan Boyce, Zareen Choudry, Marjorie Chuku, Clarice, Alec Creggan, Eileen Dorrington, Coraline Edwards, Iris Goodall, Paul Gray, Gloria Hamilton, Alston Harry, Jeff Hayes, Ikemefuma Ifeyintya, Emilda Lawrence, Theresa Lutterodt,

Fiona McGuiness, Sam Ozurumba, Dorothy Page, Les Rowe, Tryphena Scott, Brian Shipsides, Alice Singh, Anita Skerritt, Martin Stanley, John Turnpenny, Karen White.

The PCC and ministry team will be reflecting in the New Year on the most appropriate way to pray for the sick and this may result in some changes.

Those who have died: James Allum and Gillian Mayer, Bibowei Ebitimi Samuel Tarigha may they rest in peace and rise in glory

Readings for 17th February:

Jeremiah 17.5-10      1 Corinthians 15.12-20     Luke 6.17-26

Parish Birthdays – Happy Birthday to Norman Lipman & Pat Davis

St Mary’s The flowers in church today are from Jean Richards in loving memory of her Grandson Ben Mason Richards.

Leading Intercessions @ Barts - training for all those who lead intercessions in church, or would like to start, are on Sunday 3rd March immediately after the service. Please make an effort to attend if you do lead intercessions - you are especially welcome if you are just thinking about it!

School Visits We have a HUGE number of schools visiting Bart’s over the next few months and would really appreciate help with this.  If you would like to be involved with these visits please speak to Rev Sue.

Calling all seniors ! A course of five sessions exploring evangelism by seniors – Fridays from 15th March to 12th April from 12 noon to 2.3pm with a free light lunch at St Mark’s Church, Beckton.  All welcome.

Gillian Mayer The Thanksgiving Service for Gillian (she is being cremated privately, without ceremony) will be held at Pilgrims Way Church, E6 1HW on Saturday 2nd March at 10:30am. All welcome.

Table Top Sale Wednesday 13th February, we’ll be having a table top sale in the café.  If you have been having a post-Christmas sort out of your cupboards and have any unwanted Christmas gifts we’d be happy to accept any donations towards the sale ! 

Next Bible Study – Trying Mondays! As Wednesday is difficult for some of our regulars, we are having our next Bible Study at Bart’s TOMORROW at 2pm. Everyone welcome.  We are working our way through Acts at the moment, but are always happy to consider other suggestions.

Hope 4 Newham We have been approached by a local organization, Hope 4 Newham who set up in Stratford Shopping Centre on a Tuesday evening to feed and help the homeless. They are in need of the following items: men's clothing (jumpers, tee shirts, track suit bottoms/jeans, hoodies, jackets, coats, socks, gloves, scarves and hats. They also take sleeping bags, yoga type mats, toiletries and cakes/biscuits and well as monetary donations. There is a collection point in the café should you have any items you’d like to donate.

Joint Service Apologies, there was an error in the newsletter last week.  The joint service with our friends at Pilgrims Way Methodist and Congregational Church is on 24th MARCH at 10.30am and not February as reported last week.  All are welcome.

Lent 2019 The lent course this year will be on Mission.  We will also be running preparation for first communion at St Mary’s – speak to John King – and confirmation preparation at St Bart’s – speak to Rev Sue.  See enclosed flyer for details.

Save the date Once again, we will be organizing a coach to go along to the National Pilgrimage at Walsingham on Monday 27th May. 

PCC and DCC DATES.

St Mary’s DCC is tba.

St Bart’s DCC is 10 March 2019 at 11.45 in the Luke Room

St Edmund’s DCC is 30 January 2019 at 7.30pm

Next PCC meeting is Tuesday 26 February 2019 at 7.30pm at St Mary’s

MIDWEEK EUCHARIST

St Edmund’s on Wednesday 10am, St Mary’s at 6.30pm and St Bart’s on Thursday at 12.30pm

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.

3 February 2019 Newsletter

Written by Brenda. Posted in Parish

Parish of the Holy Trinity 

          St Mary Magdalene     St Bartholomew   

       St Alban     St Edmund

Sunday 3 February                                            Candlemas

              

In Our Prayers:

In the Diocese: High Laver (All Saints) w Magdalen Laver (St Mary Magdalene) w Little Laver (St Mary Vn) and Matching (St Mary Vn) w Matching Green (St Edmund) Christine Hawkins

In the Anglican Communion: The Dioceses of Lusaka (Central Africa), Tamale (West Africa), and Guinea (West Africa)

In the world: for peace in Venezula.

With Christian Aid:  give thanks for the 30 years of Christian Aid’s work in Bolivia, particularly with those living in Amazonian areas, vulnerable to poverty and inequality.

In the Parish: those who live in Tasman Walk, Tant Ave, Teddar Gdns

The sick and suffering: Robert Akowuah, Julie Alale, Joan Boyce, Zareen Choudry, Marjorie Chuku, Clarice, Alec Creggan, Eileen Dorrington, Coraline Edwards, Iris Goodall, Paul Gray, Gloria Hamilton, Alston Harry, Jeff Hayes, Ikemefuma Ifeyintya, Emilda Lawrence, Theresa Lutterodt,

Fiona McGuiness, Sam Ozurumba, Dorothy Page, Les Rowe, Tryphena Scott, Brian Shipsides, Alice Singh, Anita Skerritt, Martin Stanley, John Turnpenny, Karen White.

The PCC and ministry team will be reflecting in the New Year on the most appropriate way to pray for the sick and this may result in some changes.

Those who have died: James Allum and Gillian Mayer (Gillian died on Monday morning.  Known to many in East Ham at Pilgrim’s Way and Bart’s church and Café and through her work with the Barnabas Band, Friends of the Earth and others), Bibowei Ebitimi Samuel Tarigha may they rest in peace and rise in glory

Readings for 27th January:

Isaiah 6.1-8(9-end)     1 Corinthians 15.1-11  Luke 5.1-11

Parish Birthdays – Happy Birthday to Damian Sutton & Sue Stinson

Many thanks to all who attended the Burns Night Supper at St Bart’s on 25th January.  A good time was had by all !  We made a profit of just over £500, 10% of this will be donated to Hope 4 Newham and CYANA and the balance will be used to purchase a tablet for use in the café and some new sound equipment for use at café events.

St Mary’s today we welcome Emma Maria Vosylius along with her family and friends to her baptism.  Please keep Emma and her family in your prayers at this special time.

Calling all seniors ! A course of five sessions exploring evangelism by seniors – Fridays from 15th March to 12th April from 12 noon to 2.3pm with a free light lunch at St Mark’s Church, Beckton.  All welcome.

Table Top Sale Wednesday 13th February, we’ll be having a table top sale in the café.  If you have been having a post-Christmas sort out of your cupboards and have any unwanted Christmas gifts we’d be happy to accept any donations towards the sale ! 

Bonny Downs - In the café we have been collecting toiletries for the NewWay project as they lost all of their stock over Christmas.  We’re pleased to advise that they are now fully stocked again – thanks to all who donated your help is very much appreciated.

Hope 4 Newham We have been approached by a local organization, Hope 4 Newham who set up in Stratford Shopping Centre on a Tuesday evening to feed and help the homeless. They are in need of the following items: men's clothing (jumpers, tee shirts, track suit bottoms/jeans, hoodies, jackets, coats, socks, gloves, scarves and hats. They also take sleeping bags, yoga type mats, toiletries and cakes/biscuits and well as monetary donations. There is a collection point in the café should you have any items you’d like to donate.

Next Bible Study – Trying Mondays!

As Wednesday is difficult for some of our regulars, we are planning our next Bible Study at Bart’s on Monday 11th February at 2pm. Everyone welcome.  We are working our way through Acts at the moment, but are always happy to consider other suggestions.

Joint Service On Sunday 24th February we’ll be having a joint service with our friends at Pilgrims Way Methodist and Congregational Church at 10.30am.  All welcome.

Barking Area School for Disciples - There will be three study series and a Quiet Day running at separate locations in Spring 2019 - Looking at St Mark on 7, 14, 21, 28 February 7.30-9.00pm at St John’s Church, The Broadway, London E15 1NG.  To book a place please contact Hillary Henry at : This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Lent 2019 The lent course this year will be on Mission.  We will also be running preparation for first communion at St Mary’s – speak to John King – and confirmation preparation at St Bart’s – speak to Rev Sue.  Further details to follow shortly. 

PCC and DCC DATES.

St Mary’s DCC is tba.

St Bart’s DCC is 10 March 2019 at 11.45 in the Luke Room

St Edmund’s DCC is 30 January 2019 at 7.30pm

Next PCC meeting is Tuesday 29 January 2019 at 7.30pm at St Bart’s

MIDWEEK EUCHARIST

St Edmund’s on Wednesday 10am, St Mary’s at 6.30pm and St Bart’s on Thursday at 12.30pm

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.

27 January 2019 Newsletter

Written by Brenda. Posted in Parish

Parish of the Holy Trinity 

          St Mary Magdalene     St Bartholomew   

       St Alban     St Edmund

Sunday 27 January 2019                  4th Sunday of Epiphany

              

In Our Prayers:

In the Diocese: Waltham Abbey Team Ministry Peter Smith Team Rector and the clergy and people.

In the Anglican Communion: The diocese of Long Island (The Episcopal Church) and Swaziland (Southern Africa)

In the world: for an end to the violence in Zimbabwe.

With Christian Aid:  for the work of Christian Aid partner, Dustha Shasthya Kendra (DSK), helping communities adapt to a changing climate.

In the Parish: those who live in St Mary’s Ct, St Stephen’s Rd, Talbot Rd

The sick and suffering: Robert Akowuah, Julie Alale, Joan Boyce, Zareen Choudry, Marjorie Chuku, Clarice, Alec Creggan, Eileen Dorrington, Coraline Edwards, Iris Goodall, Paul Gray, Gloria Hamilton, Alston Harry, Jeff Hayes, Ikemefuma Ifeyintya, Emilda Lawrence, Theresa Lutterodt,

Fiona McGuiness, Sam Ozurumba, Dorothy Page, Les Rowe, Samuel, Tryphena Scott, Brian Shipsides, Alice Singh, Anita Skerritt, Martin Stanley, John Turnpenny, Karen White.

The PCC and ministry team will be reflecting in the New Year on the most appropriate way to pray for the sick and this may result in some changes.

Those who have died: James Allum may he rest in peace and rise in glory

Readings for 27th January:

Malachi 3.1-5     Hebrews 2.14-end   Luke 2.22-40

Parish Birthdays – Happy Birthday to Dominic Hedges, Jean Richards, Thomas McLucas, Violet Dyer

St Mary’s We’re putting together a new rota for St Mary’s.  If you wish to volunteer for any jobs (intercessions, readings, tea/coffee, Sunday School) then please put your name down at the back of church or speak to John King. 

Ordinand Placement Ajennie Subaran continues her placement with us and is preaching today at St Bart’s. She will be with us until early February to do some liturgical stuff at services and attending meetings and events.  Do say hello and make her feel welcome.

Calling all seniors ! A course of five sessions exploring evangelism by seniors – Fridays from 15th March to 12th April from 12 noon to 2.3pm with a free light lunch at St Mark’s Church, Beckton.  All welcome.

Café News – This week on Tuesday is our monthly film show.  This month it’s Mamma Mia – Here we go again !.  Curtain up at 1.30pm.

Barking Area School for Disciples - There will be three study series and a Quiet Day running at separate locations in Spring 2019 - Looking at St Mark on 7, 14, 21, 28 February 7.30-9.00pm at St John’s Church, The Broadway, London E15 1NG.  To book a place please contact Hillary Henry at : This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

PCC and DCC DATES.

St Mary’s DCC is tba.

St Bart’s DCC is 10 March 2019 at 11.45 in the Luke Room

St Edmund’s DCC is 30 January 2019 at 7.30pm

Next PCC meeting is Tuesday 29 January 2019 at 7.30pm at St Bart’s

MIDWEEK EUCHARIST

St Edmund’s on Wednesday 10am, St Mary’s at 6.30pm and St Bart’s on Thursday at 12.30pm

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 January 2019 Newsletter

Written by Brenda. Posted in Parish

Parish of the Holy Trinity 

          St Mary Magdalene     St Bartholomew   

       St Alban     St Edmund

Sunday 20 January 2019                  3rd Sunday of Epiphany

              

In Our Prayers:

In the Diocese: Epping (St John), Epping Upland (All Saints), Coopersale (St Alban) Lee Batson, Olivia Maxfield-Coote, Tom Warmington, Diana Lowry, Robert Taylor

In the Anglican Communion: The diocese of Liverpool (England), St Asaph (Wales) and Grafton (Australia)

In the world: the aftermath of the Brexit vote and whatever it may bring.

With Christian Aid: for protection and wisdom for Christian Aid partners as they work to support and enable communities.

In the Parish: those who live in St Dunstan’s Road, St George’s Court, St John’s Road.

The sick and suffering: Robert Akowuah, Julie Alale, Joan Boyce, Zareen Choudry, Marjorie Chuku, Clarice, Alec Creggan, Eileen Dorrington, Coraline Edwards, Iris Goodall, Paul Gray, Gloria Hamilton, Alston Harry, Jeff Hayes, Ikemefuma Ifeyintya, Emilda Lawrence, Theresa Lutterodt,

Fiona McGuiness, Sam Ozurumba, Dorothy Page, Ruth, Les Rowe, Samuel, Tryphena Scott, Brian Shipsides, Alice Singh, Anita Skerritt, Martin Stanley, John Turnpenny, Karen White.

The PCC and ministry team will be reflecting in the New Year on the most appropriate way to pray for the sick and this may result in some changes.

Readings for 27th January:

Nehemiah 8.1-3,5-6,8-10    1 Corinthians 12.12-31a    Luke 4.14-21

Parish Birthdays – Happy Birthday to Cheryl Hayes & Christine Bence

St Mary’s We’re putting together a new rota for St Mary’s.  If you wish to volunteer for any jobs (intercessions, readings, tea/coffee, Sunday School) then please put your name down at the back of church or speak to John King. 

Ordinand Placement Ajennie Subaran continues her placement with us. She will be with us until early February do some liturgical stuff at services and attending meetings and events.  Do say hello and make her feel welcome.

Cafe News Pick & Mix Tuesday is a jewelry workshop. Chair based exercise is in its new regular slot of 10.15am on a Thursday morning and is followed by Knit & Natter.  All are welcome !

Leave Rev Sue is on leave until 22nd January.  For pastoral matters please contact Fred or John for practical matters please contact the Parish Office.

Next Bible Study The next Bible Study will be at Bart’s on Wednesday 23rd January at 1.30pm. Everyone welcome.  We are working our way through Acts at the moment, but are always happy to consider other suggestions.

Burns Night Supper on Burn’s Night Friday 25th January.

Last call for tickets – only a few left.

Tickets are £15 available from the parish office, or Irene at St Barts, Claudette at St Mary’s.  Tickets are selling fast – so don’t delay !

PCC and DCC DATES.

St Mary’s DCC is tba.

St Bart’s DCC is 10 March 2019 at 11.45 in the Luke Room

St Edmund’s DCC is 30 January 2019 at 7.30pm

Next PCC meeting is Tuesday 29 January 2019 at 7.30pm at St Bart’s

MIDWEEK EUCHARIST

St Edmund’s on Wednesday 10am, St Mary’s at 6.30pm and St Bart’s on Thursday at 12.30pm

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.