25 August 2019 Newsletter

Written by Brenda. Posted in Parish

Parish of the Holy Trinity

       St Mary Magdalene    St Bartholomew  

     St Alban    St Edmund

Sunday 25 August                  10th Sunday after Trinity

In Our Prayers:

In the Diocese: Southchurch (Holy Trinity), Southchurch (Christ Church) Simon Roscoe, Elizabeth Butterworth, Sandra Evans.

In the Anglican Communion: The Dioceses of Olo (South Sudan), Busan (Korea) and Kigezi (Uganda)

With Christian Aid: Give thanks for the work of partner NAPWE in Ethiopia. Pray that they will receive the support they need to continue to help communities to flourish.

In the world: for those affected by the forest fires in the Amazon rain forest.

In the Parish: Folkstone Rd, Friars Rd, Fry 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 1st September:

Acts 5:12-16        1 Corinthians 4:9-14       John 1:43-end

Parish Birthdays – Happy Birthday to Alena Martin and Alison Gaby

St Bart’s Patronal Festival is next 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 £12 per head. It’s a roast lunch with a choice of Pork belly, Chicken supreme or vegetable strudel and dessert of either chocolate & coconut ganache, lemon cheesecake crème or ice cream. Please see sign- up sheets at the back of church and let the parish office know your food choice by end of Thursday 26th.

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 !!

Ordination of Marco Lopes to the Diaconate – we are considering booking a coach to take parishioners to Marco’s ordination in Chelmsford Cathedral on 14th September at 1.30pm. The coach will leave East Ham around 11am and will leave Chelmsford around 4pm. So that we can book a coach of an appropriate size, please indicate on the sign up sheets at the back of church if you’d be interested. Cost will be £15 per person.

Sunday 15th September will be Marco’s first Eucharist in the Parish as a Deacon and so it will be a joint service at St Bart’s. All are welcome.


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.