2 September 2018 Newsletter

Written by Brenda. Posted in Parish

Parish of the Holy Trinity 

          St Mary Magdalene     St Bartholomew   

         St Alban       St Edmund


Sunday 2 September 2018                        St Bartholomew

Patronal Feast                                                      

In Our Prayers:

In the Diocese: The Deanery of Thurrock - Darren Barlow, Leslie Brock, Dave Rollins

In the Anglican Communion: The Diocese of Guinea (West Africa)

In the world: for the Rohingya people of Myanmar who face persecution and for reconciliation and a shared future for all the peoples of that place.

With Christian Aid:  the women’s hub in Ethiopia – a group of women who have come together to set up their own shop powered by the sun.

In the Parish: those who live in Montgomery Gardens, Mortimer Road, Mountfield Road

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, Sam Ozurumba, Dorothy Page, Les Rowe, Samuel, Brian Shipsides, Alice Singh, Marcia Sobers, Martin Stanley, John Turnpenny, Karen White.

Those who have died: Eileen (Jo) Bradbury & Meriel Armstrong

May they rest in peace and rise in glory

Readings for 9 September we are keeping this as the Blessed Virgin Mary, transferred from 15th August : Revelation 11.19-12.6,10  

Galatians 4.4-7    Luke 1 46-55

Parish Birthdays – Happy Birthday to Egbert Scott & Robert Dungey

Today at St Bart’s we welcome Rev Julia Baldwin chaplain of Brasenose College, Oxford.

Quintin is at St Martin’s today for their 11am service.

Midweek Eucharist Services will recommence this week – Weds 10am St Ed’s and 6.30pm at St Mary’s.  Thurs 12.30pm at St Bart’s.

St Mary’s here is a link to an article written by Colin Grainger (ex-editor of the Newham Recorder) which you might be interested in:


Bart’s Café News Tuesday 4 September at 1.30pm is a games afternoon – large selection available or bring your own ! All are welcome.

16 September joint parish Eucharist at St Mary’s, first Eucharist as Deacon of Rev’d John King.  We will be keeping this as holy cross.

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

Licensing of Rev Rob Ryan as vicar of St Barnabus is on Thursday 13 September – if you’re interested in attending, please speak to Rev Sue.

Coach for John’s Ordination – For those who have booked a seat on the coach, it will leave St Mary’s at 3.30pm on Saturday 15th September and we expect to be back in East Ham by around 10pm.

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..

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..

Newham Citizens (TELCO) are working with Newham NHS Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) to ensure that members of the community have a say on where part of the CCG budget should go in order to tackle health inequality in Newham. Come and join in the conversation on Thursday 27th September 6-8.30pm at St Bart’s.

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

On the Way  new course starting in January 2019 on Tuesday evenings 7.30 to 9pm at St John’s Stratford.  If you’d like to join, please speak to Rev Sue.


Deanery Synod is Tuesday 11 September at 7.30pm at St John’s Stratford

St Bart’s DCC date has been changed to Sunday 23 September at 11.30am in the Luke Room – PLEASE NOTE DATE CHANGE

PCC meeting 25 Sept 2018 at 7.30 pm at St Bart’s

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

St Edmunds’s DCC meeting is TBA.


No Mid-week Eucharist during August – recommence on Weds 5th September 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.