17 November 2019 Newsletter

Written by Brenda. Posted in Parish

Parish of the Holy Trinity

     St Mary Magdalene    St Bartholomew  

   St Alban  St Edmund

Sunday 17 November       St Edmund’s Patronal Feast (trs)                         In Our Prayers:

In the Diocese: Colchester (Christ Church) w (St Mary at the Walls): Paul Norrington, Pat Prestney, Sara Humphreys, Clive Joyce.

In the Anglican Communion: The Dioceses of Saldanha Bay (Southern Africa) and Duk (South Sudan)

With Christian Aid: Give thanks and pray for the work of our programme, Accelerating Localisation Through Partnerships (ALTP) in Myanmar, Nepal, Nigeria and South Sudan.

In the world: for those who have suffered because of the flooding in South Yorkshire and the bush fires in Australia

In the Parish: Keppel Rd, Kimberley Ave, King’s Rd.

Those who have asked our prayers for particular needs: Immediate need: Koreen Ashton, Roxanna Bashir, Kaz Januszewski, Dorothy Page, Graham Postles, 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 24 November:

Jeremiah 23.1-6     Colossians 1.11-20     Luke 21.1-4

Parish Birthdays – Happy Birthday to Layla-Jayne Tellis, Joyce Hayes, Earlene Bentley, Louise Simmons

Today at St Edmund’s we welcome our own Rev’d Canon Ann Easter as preacher for the patronal feast.

Next week we will publish details of the Advent and Christmas services.

St Mary’s Good to see visiting faith leaders at St Mary’s on Wednesday it was good to welcome them.

Allen Ellett please keep the family of Allen Ellett in your prayers this as the funeral takes place on Friday.

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..


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 this Tuesday 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