18 November 2018 Newsletter

Written by Brenda. Posted in Parish

Parish of the Holy Trinity 

          St Mary Magdalene     St Bartholomew   

         St Alban       St Edmund

Sunday 18 November 2018             St Edmund’s Patronal

In Our Prayers:

In the Diocese:. Colchester New Town and Hythe (St Stephen, St Leonard, St Mary Magdalene) Tim Nice, Andrew King, Clare French  

In the Anglican Communion: The Diocese of Karnataka Central (South India)

In the world: for the people affected by the wild fires in California.

With Christian Aid: World Toilet Day is on 19 November.  Pray for the 2.4 billion people who struggle to stay well and keep their children alive because of a lack of adequate sanitation. Pray they would get the toilet facilities they need.

In the Parish: those who live in Sandford Road, Sandringham Road, Saxon 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, Tryphena Scott, Brian Shipsides, Alice Singh, Anita Skerritt, Martin Stanley, John Turnpenny, Karen White.

Those who have died: Kathleen Merry may she rest in peace and rise in glory

Readings for 25 November: Daniel 7.9-11,13-14   Revelation 1.4b-8   John 18.33-37

Parish Birthdays – Happy Birthday to Joyce Hayes, Earlene Bentley, Louise Simmons

Ann Easter Last Sunday, it was announced in the parishes of St Martin’s, and St Paul’s Stratford that Jeanette Meadway will take over pastoral care of St Martin’s from the 1st February. She will become vicar once the legal preliminaries are completed in due course.  Jeanette will be self-supporting and will continue to live in her own home.  Ann will return to this parish from the beginning of February.  Ann’s leaving ‘do’ at St Martin’s will be after their Sunday Mass at 11am on 27th January.  Please pray for both Jeanette and Ann at this time of change.

Café News – this Tuesday at Bart’s Café it’s Bingo @ 1.30pm & Thursday is Chair based exercise @ 1.15pm - a fun, instructor led session which is suitable for all ages and abilities - £2.50.  All are welcome.

As we approach the festive season, we have a packed programme in the café.  Why not call in for a coffee and see what we’re doing ?

Intercessory Prayer Group meets on Sunday 25 November at St Bart’s after the 10am service.  All are welcome.

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 20 November 2018 from 6.30 to 8.30pm at Highway Vineyard Church, Stratford, E15 4EH.  An evening to hear about our work and to thank our supporters and volunteers.

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 16 January 2019 at 7.30 pm in the Parish Room.

St Bart’s DCC is 13 January 2019 at 11.45 in the Luke Room

St Edmund’s DCC is 23 January 2019 at 7.30pm

Next PCC meeting is Tuesday 29 January 2019


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