5 August 2018

Written by Brenda. Posted in Parish

Parish of the Holy Trinity 

          St Mary Magdalene     St Bartholomew   

         St Alban       St Edmund


Sunday 5 August 2018                                   Trinity 10


In Our Prayers:

In the Diocese: The retired Clergy, Readers and lay ministers who live and work in the Deanery of Maldon and Dengie.   

In the Anglican Communion: The Diocese of Faisalabad (Pakistan)

In the world:

With Christian Aid: anyone suffering in the extreme temperatures we are experiencing across Europe.

In the Parish: those who live in Malvern Rd, Manbrough Ave, Market St.

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.

Readings for 12 August:  I Kings 19.4-8      Ephesians 4.25-5.2

John 6.35,41-51

Parish Birthdays – Happy Birthday to Marjorie Griffith & Fr Fred

Thank You We would like to express our most profound appreciation and gratitude to you all for your prayers, very kind gifts and presence which made our wedding such a memorable event. Thank you all and may the Lord richly bless and reward you.  Fr Fred and Kristina.

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.

Bart’s Café News Tuesday 6 August at 1.30pm is Crafternoon. All are welcome – come along and try your hand at something new !

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

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

Barn Dance on Saturday 8 September at St Bart’s – tickets available from the Parish Office or the usual suspects in church !  Selling fast !!

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 are now back to 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..

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.