The Salvation Army in Exeter exists to please God and make Jesus known

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Sunday Programme

  • 9:40am Prayer Meeting

  • 10:30am - 12pm Morning Worship

    • Creche room available if required.

    • Meeting followed by coffee fellowship for everyone

  • 1pm Community lunch

    • for those in need, served in our community hall

  • 3:30pm Messy Church - last Sunday of each month (PLease note - there is no Messy Church during May)


Weekday Activities

  • Monday​

    • 10am Craft Group in Coffee Lounge
    • 10am Little Treasures
      • Parent and Toddler group in Community Hall

      • Please contact for more information

  • Tuesday

    • 2:15pm Mid Week Worship in main hall
      • Weekly fellowship and worship open to all
  • Wednesday

    • 10am Little Treasures
      • Parent and Toddler group in Community Hall

      • Please contact for more information

    • 2:45pm Women's Fellowship
      • 2nd Wednesday of the month only

      • Please contact for more information


If you are interested in any of these activities please contact us: Tel: 01392 216 553


If you are travelling to Exeter on holiday or to visit the university why not pop in - you will be most welcome. Parking can be found at Cathedral and Quay car park.

May & June Events


Sun1st     ~ ‘Guitar Aid’ an evening of worship with Brano Letko at Riverside Church 6pm followed by free buffet supper

Thu 5th    ~ Ascension Day Service at Wonford Methodist Church 7:30pm. The service will be led by Rev Alan Rothwell. All are welcome

Sat 7th      ~ ‘Brass for Greece’ 7:30pm concert to support refugee work in Greece, featuring the Divisional Fellowship Band & Sidmouth Gospel Choir Tickets from Major Alan Read £5 (Poster below)

Sun 8th    ~ Morning worship led by Majors Alan & Carolyn Read

              ‘One Army’ 1:15pm (soup lunch 12:45pm)

Wed 11th    ~ Adult & Family Ministries Rally Exmouth (Response on duty)

Thu 12th   ~ Centenary of the Royal College of Nursing, Service of Thanksgiving at The Mint Methodist Church 6:30pm

Fri 13th    ~ Holiness weekend - Sanctuary prayer & worship 7 – 9pm

Sat 14th    ~ Soul Exeter

Sun 15th  ~ Holiness weekend - Morning worship led by Major Andrew Bale

                ‘One Army - In Holiness’ (1:30 – 3pm) Free Soup Lunch at 1pm

Sat 21st    ~ ‘The Soul in the Machine’ by Saltmine Theatre Company 7.30pm Belmont Chapel

Sun 22nd ~ Morning worship led by Majors Alan & Carol Young

                South Western Divisional Celebration 3 – 5pm Exmouth Pavilion

Tue 24th   ~ Should we stay or should we go? An evening at Exeter Cathedral; Re-imagining Europe 7:30pm - register in advance 01392 285983

Sun 29th  ~ Worship led by our Divisional Leaders Majors Ian & Jean Harris



June            Series: Growing up

Sun 5th    ~ ‘On to solids’          Hebrews 5:14

Wed 8th    ~ Women’s fellowship 2:45pm

Sat 11th    ~ Soul Exeter *

Exeter Respect Festival Saturday 11th / Sunday 12th June

Sun 12th  ~ ‘Cutting the apron strings’ Galatians 6:4-5

Band at Newton Poppleford ‘Songs of Praise’ in connection with the Queen's Birthday Celebrations 6pm

Sun 19th  ~ ‘Working for a living’          2 Timothy 2:1-2

Sun 26th  ~ Worship led by Majors Richard and Caroline Mingay


Corps Calendar

If you would like to see details of our Corps programme follow the link below

Please click here to see our calendar

May Prayer Focus

Christ Jesus, before ascending into heaven, You promised to send the Holy Spirit to Your apostles and disciples. Please grant that the same Spirit may perfect in our lives the work of Your grace and love.

Please pray for:

Linda Wallace (Lindy) who has been bereaved of her mother

Our Holiness weekend; Sanctuary & Major Alan Bale as he leads us on Pentecost Sunday 

The ongoing mission of our Corps; our Corps Officers, Majors Alan & Carol Young & members of the PCC

Those connected with our fellowship who are unwell, especially those in hospital, recovering from or awaiting surgery and for those caring for them

Brass for Greece - Music Concert 7th May 7:30pm

One Army Course dates

‘One Army’ 1:15pm (soup lunch 12:45pm)

May 1st & 8th  


Sunday 15th  May as part of our Holiness weekend led by Major Andrew Bale  a special one off session  

                ‘One Army - In Holiness’ (1:30 – 3pm) Free Soup Lunch at 1pm


October 23rd & 30th , November 6th 

Home Groups

Home Groups are open to everyone.

Each group consists of around ten people who attend the corps (church) on a regular basis.

The primary purpose of a Home Group is to set aside time to be with others for friendship and fellowship, to explore the Bible and pray.

Please contact us for more details

Mission To Men

Throughout the year we arrange special interest events just 4 men.

If you would like to know more or to go onto our mailing list please contact Elliot Kervin email




Are you coming to the University of Exeter?

Students studying in Exeter are warmly welcome at Exeter Temple Corps. For more information about the city or the corps get in touch with Andrew Cutler on: 07964 752 585

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Holiness weekend - Pentecost

Meet the people

our church leaders are committed to transforming the lives of people in their community

Alan Young


Carol Young