21 October 2018 Newsletter

Written by Brenda. Posted in Parish

Parish of the Holy Trinity 

          St Mary Magdalene     St Bartholomew   

         St Alban       St Edmund

Sunday 21 October 2018                              Trinity 21

In Our Prayers:

In the Diocese: The Hedinghams and Upper Colne: Great Yeldham (St Andrew) Little Yeldham (St John the Baptist) Stambourne (St Peter and St Thomas) Tilbury juxta-Clare (St Margaret) Toppesfield (St Margret) Sible Hedingham (St Peter) and Castle Hedingham (St Nicolas) Liz Paxton, Michael Bursell, Dave Brown, Carrie Prior, Vanessa Thomas, Julie Harper   

In the Anglican Communion: The Diocese of Iowa (Province IV, The Episcopal Church) and Kansas (Proving VII, The Episcopal Church)

In the world: Emergency and rescue organisations.

With Christian Aid: Give thanks for all those who gave, took action and prayed during Christian Aid Week 2018. Continue to pray for all who are displaced because of past disasters.

In the Parish: those who live in Prestbury Rd, Priory Court, Priory Rd.

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, Tryphena Scott, Brian Shipsides, Alice Singh, Martin Stanley, John Turnpenny, Karen White.

Readings for 28 October: Isiah 28.14-16     Ephesians 2.19-end  

John 15.17-end

Parish Birthdays – Happy Birthday to all who celebrate their birthday this week.

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.

Commemoration of the departed the service this year will be on 4th November at St Mary’s at 6pm.  There are lists at the back of church for you to write the names of anyone you wish to be remembered.  Please write clearly giving an indication of pronunciation if necessary.  If you have put names on the list, please do your very best to attend the service to remember them.

Café News – Tuesday @ 1.30pm is Bingo – All are welcome !

Half term film – There will be a special half term film showing at St Bart’s on Thursday 25th October at 11am of The Incredibles (PG) – All are welcome !

Intercessory Prayer Group after the service today at St Bart’s.

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. or go along to the briefing meeting at St George's on December 4th at 7pm. 

Faith in Schools is also running a Volunteer & Assembly training in their Stratford Shopping Centre offices on 5 November @ 9.15am to 12pm.

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.