8 July 2018 Newsletter

Written by Brenda. Posted in Parish

Parish of the Holy Trinity 

          St Mary Magdalene     St Bartholomew   

         St Alban       St Edmund


Sunday 8 July 2018                                               Trinity 6

In Our Prayers:

In the Diocese: Danbury (St John the Baptist) Jacqui Jones.

St John’s School Jona Davies

In the Anglican Communion: The Diocese of Eastern Oregon (Province VIII, The Episcopal Church)

In the world: the children and their coach trapped in caves in Thailand.  All those working tirelessly to try and rescue them.

With Christian Aid: Pray for our sisters and brothers in South Sudan, who have endured years of conflict, hunger, and hardship.

In the Parish: those who live in Lincoln Rd, Lloyd Road, Lloyd Villas

The sick and suffering: Robert Akowuah, Julie Alale, McLeod Ashton, Joan Boyce, Zareen Choudry, 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: Eunice Johnson and Paul Lucas.  May they rest in peace and rise in glory.

Readings for 15 July: Amos 7.7-15   Ephesians 1.3-14   Mark 6.14-29

Parish Birthdays – Happy Birthday to Ellie Gaby, Toni-Leigh Tellis

Thank you to all who came along to Stubbers for the Service of Thanksgiving and BBQ last Sunday.  Once again, many thanks to John for organizing this wonderful event for the past 18 years.

St Mary’s Congratulations to Sebastian and Rio following their marriage blessing yesterday.

Congratulations to Claudette on possibly her last appearance at Carnival yesterday - she looked wonderful – picture to follow !

Today 10am Burial of the Ashes of Alan Robb – we welcome Vera and all the family to St Mary’s today for this service.

Sunday 15th July 10am Burial of the Ashes of Ken McGrane

Saturday and Sunday 21st & 22nd July St Mary Magdalene Festival

Sunday 29th July 10am Baptism of Isaiah

Sadly, we have now had confirmation that the Pre-school are leaving St Mary’s hall at the end of this term.  If anyone does know someone who might be interested in renting the hall, please let June or Quintin know.

Café News Tuesday 10 July at 1.30pm is Crafternoon !  All are welcome.

Intercessary Prayer Group will meet after the Service on Sunday 15th July at St Bart’s.

Bible Study Group will meet at St Bart's on Wednesday 18th July at 1.30pm.  All are welcome.

Bereavement Counselling Group drop-in sessions will be held at St Bart’s on Tuesdays from 10am to 12 noon starting on 3rd July. If you’re interested in these sessions, please come along.

Coach for John’s ordination We have 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.

Who is St Paul ?  A series of presentations on the Apostle Paul.  Wednesday evenings 19 Sept to 7 Nov 7.30-9pm St John’s Stratford.  To book contact; This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


St Mary’s DCC is Wednesday 3 October at 7.30 pm in the Parish Room.

St Bart’s DCC meeting is today 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.


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.