7 October 2018 Newsletter

Written by Brenda. Posted in Parish

Parish of the Holy Trinity 

          St Mary Magdalene     St Bartholomew   

       St Alban       St Edmund

Sunday 7 October 2018                                Harvest

In Our Prayers:

In the Diocese: Kelvedon (St Mary the Virgin) and Feering (All Saints) Simon Garwood, Michael Walsh, Susie Price/Bridgette Gough   

In the Anglican Communion: The Diocese of Iiesa North East (Ibadan, Nigeria)

In the world: for those who have lost their lives, loved ones and their homes in the tsunami in Indonesia.

With Christian Aid:  for the climate change campaign workshops that will be happening in the United Kingdom throughout the autumn, that they would galvanise commitment and mobilise action for climate justice.

In the Parish: those who live in Park Ave, Park Road, Parr Road.

The sick and suffering: Robert Akowuah, Julie Alale, Joan Boyce, Zareen Choudry, Marjorie Chuku, Clarice, Alec Creggan, Eileen Dorrington, Coraline Edwards, Iris Goodall, 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, Martin Stanley, John Turnpenny, Karen White.

Those who have died: McLeod Ashton and Marcia Sobers

May they rest in peace and rise in glory

Readings for 14 October: Amos 5.6-10-15; Hebrews 4.12-end;

Mark 10.17-31

Parish Birthdays – Happy Birthday Shani Thomas

Harvest Many thanks to all who have donated to our Harvest collection – this year the items collected will be split between Bonny Downs and RAMP.

St Bart’s Robert Akowuah has had his knee operation and is learning to walk again on crutches, please keep him in your prayers. 

St Mary’s Calendar 2019 We will be putting together a calendar at St Mary’s for 2019. If anyone would like to have a photograph of St Mary’s

used please send your best photo to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

They have hopefully finished work now on the apse at St Mary’s and hopefully the scaffolding will be down by next Sunday.

We had a good DCC on Wednesday night and decided to prepare the Church for the Christmas services on Sat 15 Dec – put the date in your diary !

Clergy Quintin is on holiday now until 30 October and Sue is away from 11 October to 20 October.  Any pastoral needs, please contact Fr Fred or Rev John.  Any other issues, please contact the parish office.

Bible Study at St Bart’s on Wednesday 17 October at 1.30pm

Intercessory Prayer Group after the service at St Bart’s on Sunday 21st October 2018.

Christmas Journey Faith in Schools is again running Christmas Journey at St George’s, East Ham 17/18 December & needs volunteers to make drinks, guide the children, welcome people & lead in song. If interested contact Janine email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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


St Mary’s DCC is Wednesday 16 January 2019 at 7.30 pm in the Parish Room – John King will chair

St Bart’s DCC is 4 November 2018 at 11.45 in the Luke Room

St Edmund’s DCC is TBA

Next PCC meeting is 14 November 2018 at St Edmund’s


Wednesday 10.00 at St Edmund’s & 18.30 at St Mary’s, Thursday 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.