Parish Diary

EVENTS MAY BE SUBJECT TO CHANGE AT THE LAST MINUT

18th November 2017 – Saturday 11.00am – 3.00pm   Christmas Bazaar: snacks & treats, cake & gifts stalls, tombola, raffle, Santa’s Grotto and Children’s fun & games together with a full lunch menu.

21st November 2017 – Tuesday 10.30am – 12 noon   MU Coffee Morning in the Church – all very welcome.

23rd November 2017 – Thursday 7.30pm   Deanery Synod at St Gabriel Aldersbrook; Church members are entitled to attend as an observer.

23rd November 2017 – Thursday 8.00pm   Mothers’ Union Fellowship informal evening in member’s homes; non-members also very welcome join us for these evenings of refreshments and friendly chatter.

27th November 2017 – Monday 8.00pm    PCC Meeting

03rd December 2017 – Sunday   ADVENT SUNDAY

03rd December  2017 – Sunday 6.30pm    Carols by Candlelight with the Fairlop Brass ensemble joining with our own choir and music group to bring us a variety of music styles.

04th December 2017 – Monday 8.00pm    Advent Study Group in Church over four evenings: open to all.

05th December 2017 – Tuesday 8.00pm   Family Group.  Christmas Social with carols and quiz.

tbc December  2017 – Friday   PCC meeting.

11th December 2017 – Monday 8.00pm    Advent Study Group in Church over four evenings: open to all.

12th December 2017 – Tuesday 2.00pm   Mothers’ Union – Carol Service followed by tea & mince pies to which everyone is very welcome.

16th December 2017 Saturday 10.30am   Carols outside the Chequer’s in the High Street; come along and join in.

18th December 2017 – Monday 8.00pm    Advent Study Group in Church over four evenings: open to all.

19th December 2016 Tuesday – 10.30am – 12 noon   MU Coffee Morning in the Church – all very welcome.

 24th December 2017 – Sunday
10.30am Christmas Eve Mass – this is a joint service and replaces the 8am, 9.30am and 11.15am Services

3.00pm Christingle Service: especially for children but all are welcome.

11.30pm CHRISTMAS MIDNIGHT MASS

25th December 2017 – Monday 10.30am CHRISTMAS DAY Services will take place at Holy Trinity: all are welcome along with those joining us from St Francis.

31st December 2017 – Sunday 10.30am NEW YEAR’S EVE service; this is a joint service and replaces the 8am, 9.30am and 11.15am Services.

08th January 2018 – Monday 8.00pm PCC Meeting.

09th January 2018 – Tuesday 2.00pm   Mothers’ Union – service in church followed by activity games.

13thJanuary 2018 – Saturday 7.30pm   Parish Social with Barn Dance in the Parish Hall: tickets available in January will include supper but bring your own drink & glasses.

16th January 2018 – Tuesday 10.30am – 12 noon   MU Coffee Morning in the Church – all very welcome.

21st January 2018 – Sunday 4.30pm   Christian Unity service at — Church.

25th January 2018 – Thursday 8.00pm    Mothers’ Union Fellowship informal evening in member’s homes; non-members also very welcome join us for these evenings of refreshments and friendly chatter; please ask for details of venue.

06th February 2018 – Tuesday 8.00pm   Family Group –

13th February 2018- Tuesday 2.00pm  Mothers’ Union – service in church followed by AGM.

tbc 14th February 2018 – Wednesday   ASH WEDNESDAY
9.45am    Mass with the imposition of Ashes at Holy Trinity

8pm    Mass with the imposition of Ashes at St Paul Woodford Bridge in partnership with our ministry unit.

tbc 17th February 2018 – Saturday 1pm – 2.00pm   special Lent Lunch  of soup & roll in the Church; proceeds will go to charity. All very welcome.

20th February 2018 – Tuesday 10.30am – 12 noon   MU Coffee Morning in the Church – all very welcome.

tbc 21st February 2018 – Wednesday 12 noon   NIFOC’s Lent Lunch at Clayhall Baptist Church with a short meditation & prayers to which everyone is welcome; donations will go to Christian Aid.

21st February 2018 – Wednesday 7.30pm   Deanery Synod at St Cedd Church, Barkingside. Church members are entitled to attend as an observer.

22nd February 2018 – Thursday 8.00pm   Mothers’ Union Fellowship informal evening in member’s homes; non-members also very welcome join us for these evenings of refreshments and friendly chatter; please ask for details of venue.

24th February 2018 – Saturday 12 noon – 2.00pm   Lent Lunch in the Parish Hall; proceeds from the Lent lunches will go to help a different charity each week. All very welcome.

tbc 28th February 2018 – Wednesday 12 noon   NIFOC’s Lent Lunch at Holy Trinity Church with a short meditation & prayers to which everyone is welcome; donations will go to Christian Aid.

03rd March 2018 – Saturday 12 noon – 2.00pm   Lent Lunch in the Parish Hall; proceeds from the Lent lunches will go to help a different charity each week. All very welcome.

05th  March  2017 – Friday 8pm   PCC Meeting.

06th March 2018 Tuesday 8.00pm   Family Group –

tbc 07th March 2018 – Wednesday 12 noon   NIFOC’s Lent Lunch at xxx with a short meditation & prayers to which everyone is welcome; donations will go to Christian Aid.

10th March 2018 – Saturday 12 noon – 2.00pm   Lent Lunch in the Parish Hall; proceeds from the Lent lunches will go to help a different charity each week. All very welcome.

11th March 2018 – Sunday    Mothering Sunday.

13th March 2018 – Tuesday 2.00pm   Mothers’ Union – service in church followed by a Lent talk.

tbc 14th March 2018 – Wednesday 12 noon   NIFOC’s Lent Lunch at xxx with a short meditation & prayers to which everyone is welcome; donations will go to Christian Aid.

17th March 2017 – Saturday 12 noon – 2.00pm   Lent Lunch in the Parish Hall; proceeds from the Lent lunches will go to help a different charity each week. All very welcome.

20th March 2018 – Tuesday 10.30am – 12 noon   MU Coffee Morning in the Church – all very welcome.

22nd March 2018 – Thursday 8.00pm   Mothers’ Union Fellowship informal evening in member’s homes; non-members also very welcome join us for these evenings of refreshments and friendly chatter; please ask for details of venue.

tbc 21st March 2018 – Wednesday 12 noon   NIFOC’s Lent Lunch at St George Church with a short meditation & prayers to which everyone is welcome; donations will go to Christian Aid.

23rd March 2018 – Thursday 8.00pm   Mothers’ Union Fellowship informal evening in member’s homes; non-members also very welcome join us for these evenings of refreshments and friendly chatter; please ask for details of venue.

tbc 24th March 2018 – Saturday 12 noon – 2.00pm   Lent Lunch in the Parish Hall; proceeds from the Lent lunches will go to help a different charity each week. All very welcome.

 25th March 2018 – Sunday  PALM SUNDAY: with the blessing of palm crosses.

tbc 26th March 2018 – Holy Monday 7.45pm   Presentation of “Who Killed Christ” – devotional service reflecting on the crucifixion of Jesus Christ – at Holy Trinity

27th March 2018 – Holy Tuesday 7.30pm   Holy Week Devotion – at Holy Trinity

tbc 28th March 2018 – Holy Wednesday
9.45am   Mass – at Holy Trinity
7pm   
Stations of the Cross – at St Francis Barkingside.

29th March 2018 – Maundy Thursday 8.00pm   Liturgy of the Last Supper followed by All-Night Vigil – at Holy Trinity

30th March 2018 – GOOD FRIDAY
8.30am   Morning Prayer to end the All-Night Vigil – at Holy Trinity
9.15 for 9.30am   Silent Walk of Witness with Christians from the other North Ilford Churches; starting from the Magistrates Court
tbc 12 noon   Children’s Good Friday Workshop jointly with Barkingside Methodist but taking place in Holy Trinity Parish Hall – prior booking required – collect form in church or email parish office
2.00pm   Liturgy of the Lord’s Passion – at St Francis Barkingside

31st March 2018 – Holy Saturday 7.30pm   Liturgy of the Lord’s Resurrection – at Holy Trinity

01st April 2018 – EASTER SUNDAY
10.30am Easter Mass: this is a joint service and replaces the 8am, 9.30am and 11.15am services.

03rd April 2018 – Tuesday 8.00pm   Family Group –

 08th April 2018 – Sunday 4.30pm   The Vestry meeting & the Annual Parochial Church Meeting commencing with Evensong.

10th April 2018 – Tuesday 2.00pm   Mothers’ Union – service in church followed a Borneo trip in pictures with Maxine Paul.

16th April 2018 – Monday 8.00pm   PCC Meeting.

17th April 2018 – Tuesday 10.30am – 12 noon   MU Coffee Morning in the Church – all very welcome.

26th April 2018 – Thursday 8.00pm   Mothers’ Union Fellowship informal evening in member’s homes; non-members also very welcome join us for these evenings of refreshments and friendly chatter; ask for details of venue.

01st May 2018 – Tuesday 8.00pm   Family Group

08th May 2018 – Tuesday 2.00pm   Mothers’ Union – service in church followed by talk.

10th May 2018 – Thursday 8.00pm   ASCENSION DAY Service at St Francis Barkingside

12th May 2018 – Saturday 10am – 4.00pm   Church Open / Work Day – an opportunity to carry out minor jobs that need to be done in and around the Church; all within the capabilities of everyone, skilled and unskilled alike. The Church is also open for you to come in and have a look around; refreshments will be available.

tbc 14th – 20th May 2017   Christian Aid Week

15th May 2018 – Tuesday 10.30am – 12 noon   MU Coffee Morning in the Church – all very welcome.

tbc 19th May 2018 – Saturday 7.30pm    Miles Hardwood and the New Redbridge Wind Orchestra present the Annual Christian Aid Concert in the Parish Hall; £8 entry (includes free liquid refreshment with biscuits [cake is extra!]). music, charity and all the cake you can eat). ALL proceeds given to Christian Aid.

20th May 2018 – Sunday 6.30pm   PENTECOST Songs of Praise (NIFOC) at xxx

tbc 21st – 16th May 2018 CHURCH OPEN WEEK

21st May 2018 – Monday 8.00pm   PCC Meeting.

27th May 2018 – Sunday   TRINITY SUNDAY
10.30am Patronal  Mass: with Commissioning of the PCC: this is a joint service and replaces the 8am, 9.30am and 11.15am services.

24th May 2018 – Thursday 8.00pm   Mothers’ Union Fellowship informal evening in member’s homes; non-members also very welcome join us for these evenings of refreshments and friendly chatter; ask for details of venue.

05th June 2018 – Tuesday 8.00pm   Family Group

12th June 2018 – Tuesday 7.30pm   Deanery Synod at St Luke, Gt Ilford; Church members are entitled to attend as an observer

12th June 2018 – Tuesday 2.00pm   Mothers’ Union – service in church followed by “something from the back of my cupboard“.

19th June 2018 – Tuesday 10.30am – 12 noon   MU Coffee Morning in the Church – all very welcome.

20th June 2018 – Wednesday 7.30pm   Annual ‘Evening of Prayer & Thanksgiving in Remembrance of those who have Died’ at Holy Trinity Church: organised by H.L Hawes & Son Ltd.

25th June 2018 – Monday 8.00pm   PCC Meeting.

28th June 2018 – Thursday 8.00pm   Mothers’ Union Fellowship informal evening in member’s homes; non-members also very welcome join us for these evenings of refreshments and friendly chatter; ask for details of venue.

03rd July 2018 – Tuesday 8.00pm   Family Group

tbc 07th July 2018 – Saturday   Bradwell Pilgrimage
www.bradwellchapel.org/sppilgrim.htm

10th July 2018 – Tuesday 8.00pm  Mothers’ Union – annual social evening in the Parish Hall.

17th July 2018 – Tuesday 10.30am – 12 noon   MU Coffee Morning in the Church – all very welcome.

tbc – Thursday 2018   MU Parish Outing. The sign-up list is at the back of church.

27th July 2018 – Thursday 8.00pm   Mothers’ Union Fellowship informal evening in member’s homes; non-members also very welcome join us for these evenings of refreshments and friendly chatter; ask for details of venue.

tbc 28th July 2018 – Saturday 10.00 am – noon   Norman Browning’s Garden Party (now running for over thirty years): come & go as you wish – tea or coffee in the pleasant ambience of my garden – donations go without deductions to Children in Distress.

August 2018
No regular meetings but keep up-to-date with the weekly Pew Sheet
available at all services

03rd September  2018 – Monday 8.00pm PCC Meeting.

04th September 2018 – Tuesday 8.00pm   Family Group

tbc 09th September 2018 – Saturday 10.00am – 4.00pm   Church Open / Work Day (incorporating Ride & Stride Day – supporting Christian Churches & Chapels in Essex & East London) – everyone welcome to come in and look around; refreshments will be available. Helpers (skilled and unskilled) also welcome to carry out minor jobs that need to be done around the grounds.

11th September 2018 – Tuesday 2.00pm   Mothers’ Union – service in church followed by a talk.

18th September 2018 -Tuesday 10.30am – 12 noon   MU Coffee Morning in the Church – all very welcome.

24th September 2018 – Monday 7.30pm   Deanery Synod at Holy Trinity Church Barkingside; Church members are entitled to attend as an observer.

27th September 2018 – Thursday 8.00pm   Mothers’ Union Fellowship informal evening in member’s homes; non-members also very welcome join us for these evenings of refreshments and friendly chatter.

tbc  October 2017 – Sunday 10.30am   Joint Harvest Festival, at which there will be a chance to give gifts to The Food Bank followed by informal harvest lunch; please obtain tickets in advance. [8.00am, 9.30am and 11.15am services will NOT be held]

02nd October 2018Tuesday 8.00pm   Family Group: 

09th October 2018 – Tuesday 2.00pm   Mothers’ Union – service followed by covering shoeboxes for Operation Christmas Child.

15th October 2018 – Monday 8.00pm PCC Meeting.

16th October 2018 – Tuesday 10.30am – 12 noon   MU Coffee Morning in the Church – all very welcome.

25th October 2018 – Thursday 1.00pm– 8.00pm   Mothers’ Union Fellowship will be in Parish Hall to fill shoeboxes for Operation Christmas Child; please help if you can.

tbc 30th October 2018 Tuesday 7.30pm      All Souls’ Service. [please note that Family Group has been postponed to

tbc 06th November  2018 – Tuesday 8.00pm   Family Group:

tbc November 2018 – Saturday10.50am     Special Remembrance Service to mark the 100th anniversary of WW1. There will also be the usual Remembrance Sunday services at 8 am, 9.30 am and 11.15 am on Sunday. Residents and visitors to the area are very welcome to attend any of these services

11th November 2018 – Sunday   Remembrance Sunday

11th November 2018 – Sunday  Final day for Operation Christmas Child shoeboxes, please.

13th November 2018 – Tuesday 2.00pm   Mothers’ Union – service followed by meeting.

tbc 17th November 2018 – Saturday 11.00am – 3.00pm   Christmas Bazaar: snacks & treats, cake & gifts stalls, tombola, raffle, Santa’s Grotto and Children’s fun & games together with a full lunch menu.

20th November 2018 – Tuesday 10.30am – 12 noon   MU Coffee Morning in the Church – all very welcome.

22nd November 2018 – Thursday 8.00pm   Mothers’ Union Fellowship informal evening in member’s homes; non-members also very welcome join us for these evenings of refreshments and friendly chatter.

26th November 2018 – Monday 8.00pm    PCC Meeting

28th November 2018 – Wednesday 7.30pm   Deanery Synod at St Barnabas, Woodford Green; Church members are entitled to attend as an observer.