6 October 2019 Newsletter

Written by Brenda. Posted in Parish

Parish of the Holy Trinity

       St Mary Magdalene    St Bartholomew  

     St Alban    St Edmund

Sunday 6 October                     Harvest Thanksgiving

In Our Prayers:

In the Diocese: Hatfield Peveral (St Andrew) w Ulting (All Saints)

Clergy: Stephen Northfield (V), Derek Clark-Mayers (AC)

In the Anglican Communion: The Dioceses of Phulbani (North India), Christchurch (Aotearoa NZ & Polynesia) and Kolhapur (North India)

With Christian Aid: we give thanks for Black History Month and pray for Christian Aid’s partners working to challenge racism and oppression of minority communities.  

In the world: for our Mayor, cabinet and local council and for all council officers.

In the Parish: Hartshorn Gardens, Heigham Road, Henderson Road.

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

Jean and Walter Tee

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.

Those who have died: Maureen Harsant, Kennard Lennox Prince and Chris Price. May they rest in peace and rise in glory.

Readings for 13th October:

2 Kings 5. 1-3, 7-15   2 Timothy 2. 8-15   Psalm 111   Luke 17. 11-19

Parish Birthdays – Happy Birthday to Shani Thomas

Baptism at St Mary’s today we are having a baptism at St Mary’s for Leonardo Janjcicay. We welcome Leonardo, his family and friends and all who have come to support him.

Harvest Festival today – thank you for all donations. We will be supporting Newham Foodbank and RAMP.

St Mary’s Philippa King who was doing some artwork in St Mary’s church over the summer is showing the product of her labors in the church hall at coffee time after the service.

Also after coffee we are celebrating Prim and Terry’s 60th Wedding Anniversary with cake and wine.

Very sadly, over the next two weeks we say goodbye to our Church Warden, Katy, who is going to Dubai to work.

Gardener required We’re looking for someone to help tend the Memorial Garden at St Mary’s. Interested? Please contact Quintin or John Hedges.

Maureen Harsant who was a long-term resident at Bart’s Court and well known to many of us. Her funeral will be held at 10am tomorrow, 7 October at Manor Park Crematorium, Sebert Road E7 0NP. Reception afterwards at St Bart’s.

Baptism at St Bart’s we are having a baptism at St Bart’s next week on

13 October for Temisan Joshua Ndubisi Amorighoye (Sam’s grandson). Please keep Temisan and his family in your prayers as they prepare for the baptism

Café News starting on Friday 11 October from 10am to 11.30am

Stay & Play at St Barts. Open to all pre-school age children.

Film Afternoon Tuesday 8 October 1.30pm in Bart’s café ‘Rocket Man’

Biopic musical based on the life of Elton John. All welcome, do join us!

Deanery Synod meeting is 16 October at St Paul, East Ham, Burgess Road at 7.30pm. All are welcome whether Deanery Synod or not. We are beginning the conversation about new structures for the church in this Deanery. There will also be a Deanery Congress with Bishop Peter, Archdeacon Elwin and Jeremy Frasier (Bishop’s Advisor for Mission). The Bishop would like all church wardens and parish treasurers to attend and there is strong encouragement for as many people as possible to be there. Please save the date.

Autumn Notes an afternoon of Solos, Quartets, Poems and More! Saturday 19th October at 3pm – 4.30pm at St Bart’s. The concert will be followed by a Harvest Supper. Tickets available from the Parish office. Adults £5, Students £2, children under 12 free. All proceeds go to NEWway Project (Night Shelter) Join us for a fun afternoon whilst supporting a worthy cause.

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 to be confirmed

St Bart’s DCC is 3 November at 11.45 in the Luke Room

St Edmund’s DCC is to be confirmed

Next PCC meeting is 19 November at 7.30pm at St Edmund’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. Asst. Curate Rev’d Marco Lopes: 07506 926443