22 September 2019 Newsletter

Written by Brenda. Posted in Parish

Parish of the Holy Trinity

       St Mary Magdalene    St Bartholomew  

     St Alban    St Edmund

Sunday 22 September                   Matthew the Apostle

                        In Our Prayers:

In the Diocese:  Hockley (St Peter & St Paul) Kenneth Havey, Stephanie Stroebel.

In the Anglican Communion: The Dioceses of Panama (Central America), Central Pennsylvania (The Episcopal Church) and Kivu (Rwanda)

With Christian Aid: all those preparing for the Sustainable Development Goals Summit and the United Nations Climate Change Summit in New York this week.

In the world: peace for Israel Palestine.

In the Parish: Halley Road, Hameway, Hardy Way

Those who have asked our prayers for particular needs: Immediate need: Kaz Januszewski, Dorothy Page, Mary Skerritt,

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.

Readings for 29th September:

Revelation 12.7-12     Hebrews 1.5-end     John 1.47-end

Parish Birthdays – Happy Birthday to Ben Gaby, Jack Bence.

Norman Lipman both June and Quintin visited Norman this week and he was on good form. His smile seems to be back !

Baptism at St Mary’s we are having a baptism at St Mary’s and will also be our Harvest Festival on Sunday 6th October. If you would like to donate any tins/suitable food for the Night Shelter please do so on 6th October.

Open House London Many thanks to all who helped make this a very successful event again.

The Sultan & the Saint many thanks to all who attended the film show. Watch this space for further events.

Portuguese Service start today ! Every Sunday at 3pm at St Martin’s, Plaistow. This is an Anglican Eucharist (common worship) in Portuguese aimed at Portuguese/Spanish speakers – but all are welcome !

DCC at St Mary’s on Wednesday at 7.30pm. We have quite a lot to discuss, if you need any hard copies of the emailed papers, please see June.

Bible Study Monday 23rd September at 11.30am.

We think that Wednesdays may be a good day of the week for all in the future. Please invite others you know, they don’t have to be Parish members or even Church goers. The more we have, the more regularly we can hold meetings.

St Bart’s Harvest Festival on Sunday 6th October – please bring suitable tins/dry goods you wish to donate on Sunday 6th. We will be supporting Newham Foodbank/RAMP.

Deanery Synod meeting is 16th October at St Paul, East Ham, Burgess Road at 7.30pm.

On the Way Tuesday evenings 7.30pm to 9pm from January to July 2020. St John’s Church, Stratford Broadway, E15 1NG. Join other local Christians who want to learn together. Discover your God given talents and help others discover theirs. See leaflets for more details. To join, contact Rev Merrin Playle, 020 8552 9955 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


St Mary’s DCC is 25 September 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 2 October 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.

The Daily Office: Morning Prayer at 8.30am Mon & 9.00am Thurs at St Bart’s, Tues 9.00am at St Mary’s, Wed 9.30am at St Edmund’s

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. Marco Lopes: 07506 926443