2 June 2019 Newsletter

Written by Brenda. Posted in Parish

Parish of the Holy Trinity 

        St Mary Magdalene     St Bartholomew    

     St Alban     St Edmund

Sunday 2 June                            7th Sunday of Easter


In Our Prayers:

In the Diocese: The Deanery of Basildon Area Dean: Jane Freeman and her colleagues.

In the Anglican Communion: The Dioceses of Nelson (Aotearoa NZ & Polynesia), Akure (Nigeria) and Isial-Ngwa South (Nigeria)

With Christian Aid:  Praise God for the many volunteers who make the work of Christian Aid happen across the UK and Ireland, and around the world, this volunteer week.

In the world: for the government and the choice of a new Prime Minister.

In the Parish: Brooke Court, Brookes Ave, Burnell Ave.

Those who have asked our prayers for particular needs: Immediate need: Mary Akacha, Corinne Ashton, Ken Geal, Mari Gill,

Mary, Norman Lipman, Anthony Silva.

Continuing need: Robert Akowuah, June Bassenger, Zareen Choudry, Marjorie Chuku, Clarice McCarthy, Alec Creggan, Eileen Dorrington, Coraline Edwards, Marion Foote, Paul Gray, Alston Harry, Geoff Hayes, Theresa Lutterodt, Sadiq Masih, Sam Ozurumba, Les Rowe, Eugene Scott, Brian Shipsides, Alice Singh, John Thomas.

Those who have died: John Halliday, Doreen Haynes and Paulette Grantham may they rest in peace and rise in glory

Readings for 9nd June:

Acts 2.1-21     Romans 8.14-17     John 14.8-17[25-27]

Parish Birthdays – Happy Birthday to Ancil Griffith & Patricia Tellis

Norman Lipman Quintin visited Norman last week and he is much better, still quite frail but is interacting well and making good progress.

Jack Cornwell Service will be held at St Mary’s Today at 12 noon – all are welcome.

Confirmation Class will be today after the morning service at St Bart’s.  The deanery confirmation will be at St Bart’s on 14 July at 6.30pm.

Thy Kingdom Come Prayers for renewal of the church continues until next Sunday, Pentecost.  There are still some of the booklets available, please continue to pray for the mission and ministry of this parish.

Pentecost Baptism of Samuel Matthias Datonye Tarigha (Molara’s Grandson) next week at St Bart’s.  Please pray for Samuel, his mother Joyce and all the family as they prepare for this special occasion.

Intercessory Prayer group will meet after the service on Sunday 9th June in the Lady Chapel at St Bart’s.  All are welcome.

Parish Tea Dance

A reminder to buy your tickets for the Parish Tea Dance Saturday 15th June 3-5pm at St Mary’s in memory of Gillian Mayer. All proceeds to Christian Aid. Tickets are available from Shirley (St Bart’s) Ed (St Ed’s) and Claudette (St Mary’s) or the Parish Office.

Sunday 16th June Trinity Sunday.  Titular feast of the Parish, Joint Parish Eucharist at St Mary Magdalene, preacher Nicola Vidamour. This is probably going to be Nicola’s last preaching gig with our Parish before her move. 

Thursday 20th June Corpus Christi.  Mass, benediction and procession of the blessed sacrament in the Rectory Garden at 7pm followed by a barbeque.  All welcome.

Café News This week on Tuesday @ 1.30pm will be Bingo.  All are welcome.

A date for your diary the Parish Outing this year will be to Southend-on-Sea on Saturday 22nd June.  Cost will be £15 per person.  Please see the sign-up sheets at the back of Church.  More details to follow shortly.

Course in Christian Studies there are a number of taster evenings throughout the Diocese in June and July please see the poster at the back of church or contact the office for further details.

Food Bank Newham are looking for volunteers to staff the donation point at John Lewis Stratford in the run up to Eid.  If you are interested in volunteering, please contact the parish office.


St Mary’s DCC is 3 July at 7.30pm in the parish room

St Bart’s DCC is 7 July 2019 at 11.45 in the Luke Room

St Edmund’s DCC is 6 June at 7.30pm.

Next PCC meeting is 17 July at 7.00pm at St Mary’s


St Edmund’s on Wednesday 10am, St Mary’s at 6.30pm and St Bart’s on Thursday at 12.15pm

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. Canon Ann Easter: 07889 799290.