Fourth Sunday of Easter
Said Mass at 10.00 hrs.
Acts 4:5-12; Psalm 23; 1 John 3:16-end; John 10:11-18

Said Evening Prayer (BCP) at 18.00 hrs.
Psalm 81:8-18; Numbers 22:36-23:26; John 11:1-44

Please pray for:
Those who are ill:
Steven D, David M, Jason E, Mark T, Eric B, Pat L, Emily T, Gwen D, Sharon G; Shirley M, Bola A, Jim H.

We give thanks for those in recovery or remission:
Mark Butt, Steve Ross, Rosemary Lyon, Paul Goodfellow, Tracey Williams, Adrian Conolly.

Of your mercy, remember those who have died.
Susan Good

Years Mind – April / May
William Brown, John Gregory, Lily Harris, James Hubbard, Claudette Mason, Dorothy Quinton, Mary Richardson, Ken Smith, George Spooner, Joan Brown, Edmund Davies.

We Pray for The Venerable Samuel K Ogumbayodie, and the people of St. Paul’s (Anglican) Church, Idi-oro, Nigeria

Mass and Intentions this week:
Day.      Time                                     Intention.
Sunday      10.00           Valentines Wy, Eastbrook Dr
Monday               Our Rainbows, Brownies & Guides
Tuesday                                            Local Businesses
Wednesday                           Local Doctors & Nurses
Thursday   10.00                           Phoenix Preschool
Friday                            Chaplains in Sector Ministry
Saturday                  Dagenham Rd, Oldchurch Gdns

In all our prayers, let us pray for our Doctors, Nurses and Care Workers.

Feast Days & Memorials this week.
Thursday – S. Catherine of Siena

THE PARISH IS PRAYED FOR EVERYDAY
Prayer requests are most welcome, via Email, Text, or phone call to Fr. Martin.

Next Sunday is the Fifth Sunday of Easter
Said Mass at 10.00 hrs.
Acts 8:26-end; Psalm 22:25-31; 1 John 4:7-end; John 15:1-8

Said Evening Prayer (BCP) at 18.00 hrs.
Psalm 96; Deuteronomy 4:25-40; Like 7:1-35

Finances
The Saturday Shop has now re-opened.
Last Saturday we raised £176.85
Our Family Purse target for 2021 is
£ 40,517.00

PUBLIC SERVICES ARE CONTINUING, BUT IF YOU CANNOT ATTEND A SERVICE, please do not forget to keep up your regular giving.
Offerings may be left at the Vicarage.

Electoral Roll & APCM Elections
The Parish Electoral Roll is now open for revision and the application of qualified new members. The revision period ends on Sunday May 2nd. After the revision period the time for nominations as Churchwardens and PCC members begins. Details will appear at the appropriate time, but please give some thought now as to whether you are being called to one of these positions. The term of office is 3 years.

Upcoming Events & Meetings…….
Tuesday 4th May – Said Mass at 19.00 hrs
– PCC meeting to follow at 19.40 hrs.

Service Attendance
In order to comply with Social Distancing guidance of
1 metre or more we are limited to a
maximum attendance per service of 30 people.
Face coverings must be worn, and gloves can be worn (if you have them).
In order to avoid disappointment or having to wait in the churchyard, you are asked to register your intention to attend by contacting Fr. Martin on 01708 741460 or by email to martin.howse@virgin.net.
Communion is in 1 kind only.
N.B. The singing of hymns is currently not permitted.

The Church will be opened 15 minutes prior to the start of any Services.
Sunday and Thursday Services continue to be webcast on Zoom.
The link below is active from 09.55 hrs., on those days.

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/2704001744?pwd=Smh1dW5Pd3RYbGtYZVNxa09rdS8wdz09

Meeting ID: 270 400 1744
Passcode: Church

ALL Events listed may be subject to change or cancellation due to COVID-19

Confession – Heard by appointment with Fr. Martin
CCCL Number 141016

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