4 August 2019 Newsletter

Written by Brenda. Posted in Parish

Parish of the Holy Trinity 

      St Mary Magdalene     St Bartholomew   

     St Alban     St Edmund

Sunday 4 August                    7th Sunday after Trinity


In Our Prayers:

In the Diocese:  Althorne (St Andrew) and North Fambridge (Holy Trinity) Sandra Manley, Hayley Rogers. Dengie (St James) Steven Poss.

In the Anglican Communion: The Dioceses of Ogbaru (Nigeria), Bondo (Kenya) and Kasai-Mbujimayi (Congo)

With Christian Aid: for the flourishing of the EcoVeg project that it will continue to help Dalit communities to live with dignity, support their families, and challenge their exclusion from society.

In the world: all who work in the criminal justice system.

In the Parish: Sidney Elson Way, Edwin Ave, Elizabeth Road

Those who have asked our prayers for particular needs:

Immediate need: Ida Atkinson, Pat Sommerville

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

Those who have died: Enrique Cockman may he rest in peace and rise in glory

Readings for 11th August:

Genesis 15.1-6    Hebrews 11.1-3,8-16    Luke 12.32-40

Parish Birthdays – Happy Birthday to Marjorie Griffith & Fred Ashford-Okai

St Mary’s Baptisms We welcome today for baptism Kenzie, Georgia, Scarlett, Travis and Callum. Please keep the family in your prayers on this special day. 

Mary is still staying with her Mum.  Please keep her and Rose in your prayers.

Sue will be away from work until Wednesday 14th August.  For urgent pastoral matters, contact Quintin or practical matters the Parish Office.

St Bart’s Patronal Festival Sunday 1 September 2019, preacher is Dr Frederick Nye. Joint Parish Eucharist followed by lunch in the Denmark Arms.  The cost is not yet confirmed but will be around £12 per head.

Parish Barn Dance on Saturday 7th September 2019 7pm to 10pm at St Bart’s – £10.  Tickets are on sales now !  Please see Claudette at St Mary’s or the Parish office for tickets.



St Mary’s DCC is 2 October at 7.30pm in the parish room

St Bart’s DCC is 22 September at 11.45 in the Luke Room

St Edmund’s DCC is 3 September at 7.30pm.

Next PCC meeting is 25 September at 7.00pm at St Bart’s


St Edmund’s on Wednesday 10am, St Mary’s at 6.30pm and St Bart’s on Thursday at 12.15pm. There are no midweek services until Wednesday 4th September.

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.