16 June 2019 Newsletter

Written by Brenda. Posted in Parish

Parish of the Holy Trinity 

        St Mary Magdalene     St Bartholomew    

     St Alban     St Edmund

Sunday 16 June                               Trinity Sunday


In Our Prayers:

In the Diocese: Wickford (St Catherine), Wickford (St Andrew), Runwell (St Mary) Jane Freeman, Sue Wise.  Wickford CofE School: Louise Johnson.

In the Anglican Communion: The Dioceses of Niagara (Canada), Antsiranana (Indian Ocean)  and Jamaica & The Cayman Islands (West Indies)

With Christian Aid:  give thanks for positive difference many fathers and grandfathers have made in the lives of children across the world.

In the world:

In the Parish: Castle St, Central Park Rd, Charlemont Rd

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

Mary, Norman Lipman.

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 23rd June:

Isaiah 65.1-9     Galatians 3.23-end     Luke 8.26-39

Parish Birthdays – Happy Birthday to Kristina Ceasar & Sandra Clarke

This morning, we welcome Nicola Vidamour to St Mary’s for our joint parish service. 

Norman Lipman Quintin visited Norman last week and he is making good progress and has gained a little weight.  Please keep Norman in your prayers.

Thank you to all who helped organise the tea dance yesterday – it was really successful and a great time.  Final figures will follow in due course !

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 Tuesday is Film Afternoon.  We will be showing Green Book – curtain up at 1.30pm.  All are welcome.

Parish Outing Last chance 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. Coach pick up points are – 9am at St Mary Magdalene and 9.15am at East Ham College, High Street South.  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.

Bishop of Barking’s Study Day on Tuesday 9 July 2019 at 9.30am to 2pm at St Mary’s Church, 201 High Rd, Loughton, Essex, IG10 1BB.  What does it mean to be a Christian in the public sphere ?  Cost is £15, concessions £5.  Please book by email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. This study day is open to ALL. 

Deanery Confirmation at St Bart’s on Sunday 14th July at 7pm  We have three confirmation candidates from the parish – further details to follow.


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.