22 July 2018 Newsletter

Written by Brenda. Posted in Parish


Parish of the Holy Trinity 

          St Mary Magdalene     St Bartholomew   

         St Alban       St Edmund


Sunday 22 July 2018                                                      Patronal Festival

                                                                                   St Mary Magdalene

                                                                                       Joint Service               

In Our Prayers:

In the Diocese: Bradwell on Sea (St Thomas, St Peter on the Wall) & Newland (St Lawrence) Steven Poss, Brigit Main St Cedd’s School, Lyndsey Devline/Pauline Ward

In the Anglican Communion: The Diocese of Eldoret (Kenya)

In the world: Give thanks for the emergency services and the safe containment of the fire on Wanstead flats last week.

With Christian Aid: for all people seeking refuge across the world, and for those who’ve been stuck for years in camps.  Pray we may work together to loose the bonds of injustice.

In the Parish: those who live in Lonsdale Ave, Lucas Ave, Lucas Rd

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

Those who have died: Paul Lucas, John Davies, Les Page and Travers (Grandson of Mr & Mrs Lawrence)

May they rest in peace and rise in glory.

Readings for 29 July: 2 Kings 4.42-end    Ephesians 3.14-end

John 6.1-21

Parish Birthdays – Happy Birthday to Adelanke Daramola

St Mary’s Patronal Weekend

A great big thank you to all who helped to make yesterday such a lovely day with the cream teas and the organ recital at St Mary’s. 

Today we welcome and thank Revd. Jonathan Brown for preaching and celebrating this special occasion with us.

Please do come along to the Evensong service tonight at 6pm. All welcome.

On Wednesday at the 6.30pm service at St Mary’s we will particularly remember the soul of Eunice Johnson. 

Next Sunday at 10am we welcome the family and friends of Isaiah (Louise’s Grandson) for his baptism.  Please keep them in your prayers as they prepare for the baptism.

Les Page’s Funeral Service will take place on Tuesday 24th July.

10am at St Bart’s Church. The funeral continues with

The Committal at East London Crematorium at 11.30am.

Please hold Dorothy and the family in your prayers at this sad time.

The family would prefer charity donations, but for those who would like to send flowers, they should be sent to T Cribb and Sons, Beckton. The family has nominated two charities in memory of Les: British Heart Foundation: (https://www.bhf.org.uk/how-you-can-help/donate/give-in-memory) or For London Air Ambulance: (https://londonsairambulance.co.uk/donate) .There will also be a collection box at the funeral and afterwards.

East Ham Arts Festival 26th to 30th July.  Explore East Ham as we celebrate a rich mix of local talent and creativity.  All events are free and suitable for all ages. 2 events are being held at St Mary Magdalene. Friday 27th July 7pm “Art Amongst the Trees” in the Nature Reserve & Sunday 29th July 2-5pm “Outdoor Clay Workshop” in the Nature Reserve.

For more info contact East Ham Community Neighbourhood team on

020 3373 0827 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Bart’s Café News Tuesday 24 July at 1.30pm is our Stitching Group.  Bring your own project and enjoy a natter while you stitch. All are welcome.

Sunday 5th August will be a Joint Service at St Bart’s

Midweek services There will be no mid-week services during August.

Bereavement Counselling Group drop-in sessions run by MIND 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 now have 2 seats 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 is Sunday 9 September at 11.30am in the Luke Room.

PCC meeting 25 July 2018 at 7.30 pm at St Mary’s

St Edmunds’s DCC meeting is TBA


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