18 August 2019 Newsletter

Written by Brenda. Posted in Parish

Parish of the Holy Trinity

       St Mary Magdalene    St Bartholomew  

     St Alban    St Edmund

Sunday 18 August                    9th Sunday after Trinity

In Our Prayers

In the Diocese:  Thundersley (St Peter, St Michael & All Angels) Andy Hudson, Susan Croucher, Jan Kersey. The retired Clergy, Readers and Lay Ministers who live and work in the Deanery of Hadleigh.

In the Anglican Communion: The Dioceses of Okinawa (Japan), Bukuru (Nigeria) and Keewatin (Canada)

With Christian Aid: for the partnership Christian Aid have with Greenbelt festival. Pray for the final preparations for the festival this week, that all the logistics will go smoothly and that Christian Aid will reach many people.

In the world: for those campaigning for justice in Hong Kong

In the Parish: Finden Rd, Flanders Rd, Florence Rd.

Those who have asked our prayers for particular needs: Immediate need: Ellen Cheal, Kaz Januszewski, Mary Skerrit

Continuing need: Robert Akowuah, Koreen Ashton, Ida Atkinson, Zareen Choudry, Marjorie Chuku, Alan Ellett, 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: Pat Sommerville may she rest in peace and rise in glory

Readings for 25th August:

Isaiah 58.9b-end     Hebrews 12.18-end     Luke 13.10-17

Parish Birthdays – Happy Birthday to Dorothy James

Flowers at St Bart’s this week are in memory of Pat Sommerville.

St Bart’s Patronal Festival Sunday 1 September 2019, preacher is Dr Frederick Nye. Joint Parish Eucharist followed by Parish lunch in the Denmark Arms. The cost is will be around £13 per head. Please see sign up sheets at the back of church.

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. They’re selling like hotcakes !!

Quintin is at St Mark’s Forest Gate this morning and so St Mary’s welcome back John King.



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.