9 June 2019 Newsletter

Written by Brenda. Posted in Parish

Parish of the Holy Trinity 

        St Mary Magdalene     St Bartholomew    

     St Alban     St Edmund

Sunday 9 June                                     Pentecost


In Our Prayers:

In the Diocese: Laindon (St Nicholas) w Dunton: Andrei Petrine.

In the Anglican Communion: The Dioceses of New Westminster (Canada), Amichi (Nigeria)  and Jaffna (South India)

With Christian Aid:  that the Hub will enable marginalised communities to understand and claim their rights, and fight for the change that will benefit many hundreds of thousands at a national level.

In the world: for the people of Sudan for an end to the violence and for a transition to civilian democratic rule.

In the Parish: Cabot Way, Caledon Road, Canberra Road

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 may he rest in peace and rise in glory

Readings for 16th June:

Proverbs 8,1-4, 22-31       Romans 5,1-5     John 16.12-15

Parish Birthdays – Happy Birthday to Ingrid Nsongon

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

Thy Kingdom Come service in Trafalgar Square TODAY at 4pm.  A number of Newham churches are travelling to this event, if you wish to go with them meet at Westfield Stratford in the Food Mall between 1.30 and 2.25 for lunch or 2.30 at Stratford Station Westfield Side to travel together. 

Intercessory Prayer group will meet after the service TODAY in the Lady Chapel at St Bart’s.  All are welcome.

Confirmation Class TODAY at St Bart’s after the service.  The Deanery confirmation service will be here at St Bart’s on Sunday 14th July at 6.30pm.

*** LAST CHANCE TO BUY ***  Parish Tea Dance

This is your last chance 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.

Note: there will be no lunchtime Eucharist on 20th June.

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

Parish Outing Please don’t forget to sign up for our Parish Outing to Southend-on-Sea on Saturday 22nd June.  We will be celebrating Eucharist at the Parish church of St John the Baptist and then sand, sea, shopping etc. Cost will be £15 per person.  Please see the sign-up sheets at the back of Church – Rev’d John. 

John’s Ordination Just to say that God willing I will be ordained a priest on Saturday 29th June at All Saints, West Ham.  Unfortunately, this is ticket only, but I would love to see you all the following morning (Sunday 30th June) at St Mary’s for my first Eucharist – Rev’d John.

Saturday 6 July Tea Concert with the Woodford Symphony Orchestra Ensemble at St Bart’s at 3pm.  Entrance is free, donations welcome in aid of the parish. 

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.


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.