27 July 2018 Newsletter

Written by Brenda. Posted in Parish

Parish of the Holy Trinity 

          St Mary Magdalene     St Bartholomew   

         St Alban       St Edmund


Sunday 29 July 2018                                   Trinity 9


In Our Prayers:

In the Diocese: Maldon (All Saints w St Peter) Stephen Carter,

Julie Willmot All Saints’ School: Phillip Brown.   

In the Anglican Communion: The Diocese of Enugu (Niger, Nigeria) 

In the world: those killed and injured in the wildfires in Mati, Athens and those with missing loved ones yet to be accounted for.

With Christian Aid: for the work of Dabane Trust who support communities to plant trees in Zimbabwe.

In the Parish: those who live in Magdalene Gardens, Maitland Gardens, Mallory Gardens.

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: Les Page and Travers (Grandson of Mr & Mrs Lawrence) May they rest in peace and rise in glory.

Readings for 5 August:  Exodus 16.2-4,9-15      Ephesians 4.1-16

John 6.24-35

Parish Birthdays – Happy Birthday to Toulope Daramola

Dorothy Page and the family thanked everyone for attending the funeral of her husband, Les, on Tuesday and for the love and support shown by all at St Bart’s. Dorothy will be having a knee operation on Friday 3rd August at the Newham Gateway Centre and will be in hospital over the weekend, when she would welcome visitors. 

Today at St Mary’s 10am service we welcome the family and friends of Isaiah (Louise’s Grandson) for his baptism.  Please keep them in your prayers.

Building work at St Mary’s the planned building work will take place during August and will last for approx. 6 weeks. During this time, some areas of the Church will be inaccessible.

Quintin visited Marion Foote this week and she sends her regards to all at St Mary’s.

Don’t Forget ! Next Sunday 5th August will be a Joint Service at St Bart’s.

Big thank you to all who helped at the Patronal Festival at St Mary’s particularly to Priscilla for the wonderful organ recital, Jean & gang for the cream teas and Claudette, Flavie & team for the lunch.  It was much appreciated.

Bart’s Café News The cake sale on Wednesday raised £100 for CYANA, many thanks to all who came along and supported this event.

Tuesday 31 July at 1.30pm is BINGO ! All are welcome.

Bible Study on 22 August at 1.30pm at St Bart’s.

Intercessory Prayer Group will meet on Sunday 19 August at St Bart’s after the morning service.

Summer services there is a flyer with this newsletter giving details of the Sunday services throughout August and September.

A date for your diary we will be holding a Barn Dance on Saturday 8 September at St Bart’s – tickets available from the Parish Office or the usual suspects in church !

Praying On the Way A series of study sessions on using different prayer traditions to build our confidence and experience. Every Tuesday 18th Sept to 16th October 7.30-9pm at St Bart’s.  To book a place, contact John Brown on 0208 553 7606 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Coach for John’s ordination We still 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..

Quiet Day this year the Quiet Day at Haggerston will be on Saturday 6 October, more details to follow.


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 Sept 2018 at 7.30 pm at St Bart’s

St Edmunds’s DCC meeting is TBA.



No Mid-week Eucharist during August – recommence on Weds 5th Septebmer 10.00 at St Edmund’s, Weds 5th September 18.30 at St Mary’s, Thurs 6th September 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.