Parish Diary

EVENTS MAY BE SUBJECT TO CHANGE AT THE LAST MINUTE

16th November 2019 – Saturday 11.00am – 3.00pm   Christmas Bazaar: snacks & treats, cake stall, tombola, raffle, Santa’s Grotto and Children’s fun & games together with a full lunch menu.

19th November 2019 – Tuesday 10.30am – 12 noon   MU Coffee Morning in the Church – all very welcome.

25th November  2019 – Monday 8.00pm   PCC Meeting.

28th November 2019 – Friday 7.30pm   Mothers’ Union Fellowship at St Laurence Church; non-members are also very welcome join us for these evenings.

01st December 2019 – Sunday   ADVENT SUNDAY

01st December 2019 – Sunday 6.30pm    Carols by Candlelight with the Fairlop Brass ensemble to bring us a variety of music styles.

02nd December 2019 – Monday 11am   Come and sing carols for the residents at Birchwood.

03rd December 2019 – Tuesday 8.00pm   Family Group.  Christmas Social with carols and quiz.

tbc December 2019 – Wednesday 8.00pm   Advent Course at St Francis with Fr Michael

06th December 2019 – Friday   PCC meeting.

10th December 2019 – Tuesday 2.00pm   Mothers’ Union – Carol Service followed by tea & mince pies to which everyone is very welcome.

14th December 2019 Saturday 10.30am   Carols [venue tba] in the High Street; come along and join in. 

16th December 2019 – Monday 7.30pm   Deanery Congress at St Margaret Ilford; Church members are entitled to attend as an observer.

tbc December 2019 – Wednesday 8.00pm   Advent Course at St Francis with Fr Michael

tbc  December 2019 – Friday 7.30pm   Mothers’ Union Fellowship at St Laurence Church; non-members are also very welcome join us for these evenings.

tbc December 2019 – Wednesday 8.00pm   Advent Course at St Francis with Fr Michael

17th December 2019 Tuesday – 10.30am – 12 noon   MU Coffee Morning in the Church – all very welcome.

22nd December 2019Sunday 4pm   Carols at St Francis with refreshment afterwards. 

22nd December 2019Sunday 6.30pm   ‘Blue Christmas’ service: a contemplative service as an alternative to the more traditional gatherings as a way to care for those who are sad or struggling whilst those around them are caught up in celebrating. If you know anyone you feel may like to come to this service please invite them or if you would like to know more please come and talk to Rev Rosemary.

24th December 2019
3.00pm     Christingle Service: especially for children but all are welcome.
11.30pm  CHRISTMAS MIDNIGHT MASS

25th December 2019 – 10.15am CHRISTMAS DAY Services will take place at Holy Trinity Barkingside this year: all are welcome along with those joining us.

29th December 2019
10.30am Christmas Mass – this is a joint service and replaces the 8am, 9.30am and 11.15am Services

06th January 2020 – Monday 8.00pm PCC Meeting.

tbc 11thJanuary 2020 – 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.

14th January 2020 – Tuesday 2.00pm   Mothers’ Union – activity games.

13thJanuary 2019 – Sunday 5.30pm   MMU Songs of Praise at St Paul’s Woodford Bridge

21st January 2020 – Tuesday 10.30am – 12 noon   MU Coffee Morning in the Church – all very welcome.

tbc 31st January 2020– Friday 7.30pm   Mothers’ Union Fellowship at St Laurence Church; non-members are also very welcome join us for these evenings.

10th February 2020 – Monday 8.00pm PCC Meeting.

11th February 2020 – Tuesday 2.00pm  Mothers’ Union – AGM.

tbc 15th February 2020 – Friday 7.30pm   Mothers’ Union Fellowship at St Laurence Church; non-members are also very welcome join us for these evenings.

18th February 2020 – Tuesday 10.30am – 12 noon   MU Coffee Morning in the Church – all very welcome.

tbc 25th February 2020 – Wednesday 7.30pm   Deanery Synod at …, Barkingside. Church members are entitled to attend as an observer.

26th February 2020 – Wednesday   ASH WEDNESDAY
9.45am    Mass with the imposition of Ashes at Holy Trinity
tbc 8pm    Mass with the imposition of Ashes at Holy Trinity in partnership with our ministry unit.

tbc February 2020 – Saturday 1pm – 2.00pm    A special  Lent Lunch in the Church of soup & roll in the Church; proceeds will go to charity. All very welcome.

03rd March 2020 Tuesday 8.00pm   Family Group –

tbc 07th March 2020 – 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.

tbc10th March 2020 – Tuesday 10.30am   Mothers’ Union – Lenten talk with Catherine Elliot. Note the new time.

tbc11th March 2020 – 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.

tbc March 2020 – Friday 7.30pm   Mothers’ Union Fellowship at St Laurence Church – “Praying the news” bring a topical newspaper article; non-members are also very welcome join us for these evenings.

tbc16th March 2020 – Saturday morning    Rev Rosemary will lead a Quiet Morning; all welcome.

tbc17th March 2020 – Tuesday 10.30am – 12 noon   MU Coffee Morning in the Church – all very welcome.

tbc18th March 2020 Wednesday 12 noon   NIFOC’s Lent Lunch at St Francis Church with a short meditation & prayers to which everyone is welcome; donations will go to Christian Aid.

tbc March 2020 – Saturday 12 noon – 2.00pm   Lent Lunch in the Parish Hall; proceeds from the Lent lunches will go to charity. All very welcome.

23rd March 2020 – Monday 8.00pm PCC Meeting.

tbc 25th March 2020 – 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.

tbc 01st April 2020 – Wednesday 12 noon   NIFOC’s Lent Lunch at St Laurence with a short meditation & prayers to which everyone is welcome; donations will go to Christian Aid.

tbc 04th April 2020 – Saturday 12 noon – 2.00pm   Lent Lunch in the Parish Hall; proceeds from the Lent lunches will go to charity. All very welcome

05th April 2020 – Sunday  PALM SUNDAY: with the blessing of palm crosses.

tbc 06th April 2020 – Holy Monday 8pm     Candlelit Compline at Holy Trinity

tbc 07th April 2020 – Holy Tuesday 7.30pm   Lent Study at Holy Trinity

tbc 07th April 2020 – Tuesday 8.00pm   Family Group –

tbc 08th April 2020 – Holy Wednesday
9.45am   Mass – at Holy Trinity
7pm   
Stations of the Cross at St Francis Barkingside.

tbc 09th April 2020 – Maundy Thursday 8.00pm   Liturgy of the Last Supper followed by All-Night Vigil at Holy Trinity

tbc 10th April 2020 – 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
12 noon – 3pm    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   Last Hour of the Cross at St Francis Barkingside

11th April 2020 – Holy Saturday 7.30pm   Liturgy of the Lord’s Resurrection  at Holy Trinity

12th April 2020 – EASTER SUNDAY
10.30am Easter Mass: this is a joint service at Holy Trinity and replaces the 8am, 9.30am and 11.15am services.

19th April 2020 – Sunday 10.30am   The Vestry meeting & the Annual Parochial Church Meeting will take place during the joint Sunday service replacing the 8am, 9.30am and 11.15am services.

21st April 2020 – Tuesday 10.30am – 12 noon   MU Coffee Morning in the Church – all very welcome.

04th May 2020 – Monday 8.00pm   PCC Meeting.

05th May 2020 – Tuesday 8.00pm   Family Group

tbc 09th May 2020 – 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!]). ALL proceeds given to Christian Aid.

tbc 11th – 17th May 2020   Christian Aid Week

12th May 2020 – Tuesday 10.30am   Mothers’ Union –

tbc 14th May 2020 – Thursday 1.30pm – 3.30pm   Crafts at St Laurence Church.

15th May 2020 – Friday 7.30pm   Mothers’ Union Fellowship at St Laurence Church –

19th May 2020 – Tuesday 10.30am – 12 noon   MU Coffee Morning in the Church – all very welcome.

tbc 21th May 2020 – Thursday ASCENSION DAY Services:
9.30am at St Francis Barkingside;
8pm at St George’s in partnership with our ministry unit.

tbc 22nd May 2020 – Friday   THY KINGDOM COME – a call to prayer to which everyone is welcome:
12noon Midday Prayer
7.30pm Night Prayer

tbc 23rd May 2020 – Saturday   THY KINGDOM COME – a call to prayer to which everyone is welcome:
9.00am Morning Prayer
6.00pm Evening Prayer (incorporating ‘Body Prayer’)

tbc 24th May 2020 – Sunday   THY KINGDOM COME – a call to prayer to which everyone is welcome:
Morning Services at Holy Trinity
6.00pm Evening Prayer with ‘The Lord’s Prayer’ stations

tbc 25th May 2020 – Monday   THY KINGDOM COME – a call to prayer to which everyone is welcome:
11.00am Service at Birchwood Care Home
7.30pm short Bible study, ending with Night Prayer

tbc 26th May 2020 – Tuesday   THY KINGDOM COME – a call to prayer to which everyone is welcome:
9.00am Lectio Divina
7.30pm Prayer Walk, ending with Night Prayer

tbc 27th May 2020 – Wednesday   THY KINGDOM COME – a call to prayer to which everyone is welcome:
9.45am Holy Communion
7.30pm Evening Prayer with Ignatian Contemplation

tbc 28th May 2020 – Thursday   THY KINGDOM COME – a call to prayer to which everyone is welcome:
12noon Prayer during the Day
7.30pm Evening Prayer, with Prayer before the Blessed Sacrament

tbc 29th May 2020 – Friday   THY KINGDOM COME – a call to prayer to which everyone is welcome:
12noon Prayer during the day
7.30pm Evening Prayer, with Intercessory Prayer

tbc 30th May 2020 – Saturday   THY KINGDOM COME – a call to prayer to which everyone is welcome:
12noon Prayer during the day
6pm Evening prayer – Taize

tbc 31st May 2020 – Sunday 6.30pm   PENTECOST Songs of Praise (NIFOC) at …

02nd June 2020 – Tuesday 8.00pm   Family Group

07th June 2020 – SundayTRINITY 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.

09th June 2020 – Tuesday 10.30am   Mothers’ Union

tbc 11th June 2020 – Tuesday 7.30pm   Deanery Synod at …; Church members are entitled to attend as an observer.

tbc 16th June 2020 – Tuesday 10.30am – 12 noon   MU Coffee Morning in the Church – all very welcome.

tbc 17th June 2020 – 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.

tbc 19th June 2020 – Friday 7.30pm   Mothers’ Union Fellowship at St Laurence Church; non-members are also very welcome join us for these evenings.

06th Jul 2020 – Monday 8.00pm   PCC Meeting.

07th July 2020 – Tuesday 8.00pm   Family Group

tbc 13th July 2020 – Saturday morning from 10am   Tidy-up the Church and churchyard; all skills welcome, please help to make things ‘sparkle’.

tbc 14th July 2020 – Sunday 10.30am   Joint service at Holy Trinity for the commencement of CHURCH OPEN WEEK. This replaces the 8am, 9.30am and 11.15am services.

tbc 15th – 20th July 2020 CHURCH OPEN WEEK – FREE  EVENTS FOR EVERY ONE

21st July 2020 – Tuesday 10.30am – 12 noon   Coffee in the Church – all very welcome.

14th September  2020 – Monday 8.00pm PCC Meeting.

01st September 20120 – Tuesday 8.00pmFamily Group

tbc 05th September 2020 – Saturday from 10.00am   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.

08th September 2020 – Tuesday 10.30am   Mothers’ Union – service in church followed by a talk.

15th September 2020 -Tuesday 10.30am – 12 noon   MU Coffee Morning in the Church – all very welcome.

tbc 23rd September 2020 – Monday 7.30pm   Deanery Synod at Holy Trinity, Hermon Hill; Church members are entitled to attend as an observer.

tbc 25th September 2020Friday 7.30pm   Mothers’ Union Fellowship at St Laurence Church with a talk about the MU by Molly Hoyle (past Diocesan president); non-members are also very welcome join us for these evenings.

06th October 2020Tuesday 8.00pmFamily Group: 

tbc 06th October 2020 – 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]

13th October 2020 – Tuesday 10.30am   Mothers’ Union – covering shoeboxes for Operation Christmas Child.

19th October  2020 – Monday 8.00pm   PCC Meeting.

20th October 2020 – Tuesday 10.30am – 12 noon   MU Coffee Morning in the Church – all very welcome.

tbc 22nd October 2020 – Thursday 1.00pm   Mothers’ Union Fellowship will be in Parish Hall to fill shoeboxes for Operation Christmas Child; please help if you can.

tbc November  2020 Saturday 7.30pm     Joint Requiem Mass for the Feast of All Souls at St Francis Church. If you would like to remember a departed loved one please come along.

03rd November  2020 – Tuesday 8.00pm   Family Group: 

09th November 2020 – Sunday 10.30 am   Joint service at Holy Trinity for Remembrance Sunday. This replaces the 8am, 9.30am and 11.15am services.

09th November 2020 – Sunday  Final day for Operation Christmas Child shoeboxes, please.

10th November 2019 – Tuesday 10.30am   Mothers’ Union –

30th November  2020 – Monday 8.00pm   PCC Meeting.