10 November 2019 Newsletter

Written by Brenda. Posted in Parish

Parish of the Holy Trinity

     St Mary Magdalene    St Bartholomew  

   St Alban  St Edmund

Sunday 10 November                    Remembrance Day

In Our Prayers:

In the Diocese: Greenstead w Colchester St Anne TM: Colchester (St Anne), (St Andrew), (St Matthew) Tim Platts, Susannah Howlett, Terry Gray. Colchester Parsons Heath School: Claire Newson

In the Anglican Communion: The Dioceses of Rumonge (Burundi), On the Coast [formerly Ikale-Ilaje] (Nigeria) and Kwoi (Nigeria).

With Christian Aid: for Christian Aid’s new Global Strategy as it continues to be implemented across the world.

In the world: for all currently serving in the armed forces and their families whether stationed with them or at home.

In the Parish: Johnstone Rd, Katherine Rd, Kempton Rd.

Those who have asked our prayers for particular needs: Immediate need: Koreen Ashton, Kaz Januszewski, Dorothy Page, Graham Postle, Jean and Walter Tee.

Continuing need: Robert Akowuah, Ida Atkinson, 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, Mary Skerritt, Alice Singh.

Those who have died: Allen Ellett, John Davies and Alfred Johnson. May they rest in peace and rise in glory.

Readings for 17 November:

Proverbs 20.28; 21.1-4,7   Revelations 12.10-12a    Matthew 10.34-39

Parish Birthdays – Happy Birthday to Christina Laditan, Marion Foote, Claudette King.


St Mary’s Today will be a shortened service so we can gather around the War Memorial in the Churchyard for 11am.

It’s lovely to welcome visiting faith leaders on their tour of the borough this week.

Thank you to Tony and Jean who have done a great job cleaning the memorial garden walls.

Norman Lipman June and Quintin visited Norman this week and seems very chatty. He sends his best wishes to everyone at St Mary’s.

Engagements Last week at St Mary’s, Priscilla and Alex, Mutsa and Michael had their recent engagements blessed. We wish them every happiness for the future.

St Edmund’s Patronal Festival it will be a joint service next Sunday at St Edmund’s to celebrate their Patronal Festival. Do please come along and join us for cake and a glass of wine after the service. All are welcome.

St Mary’s Winter Market on Saturday 30th November 11am to 3pm at St Mary’s Hall. Craft stall, home baked cakes, preserves, refreshments etc. If you would like more details, please speak to Claudette, Lesley or Jean.

Deanery Congress on Monday 9 December at 7.30pm at All Saints, west Ham 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.

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..

Café News on Tuesday @ 1.30pm this week it’s Film Afternoon – Yesterday. All are welcome !


St Mary’s DCC is 4 December 2019 at 7.30pm

St Bart’s DCC is 12 January 2020 at 11.45am

St Edmund’s DCC is 14 January 2020 at 7.30pm

Next PCC meeting is 19 November at 7.30pm at St Bart’s Please note change of venue


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. Revd Canon Fred Ashford-Okai 07940 984883 Asst. Curate Revd Marco Lopes: 07506 926443