Church

See our main website at www.staplehillsa.uk for full details of all our weekly activities, updates and recordings.         

What's On

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Sundays

  • 9:45am - 10:45am Primary 

    • For ages 3 to 7 years old

  • 9:45am - 10:45am Lighthouse Club 

    • For ages 7 to 11 years old

  • 10.00am - 10:45am Youth Group

    • for ages 11 years + and young adult
  • 11am - 12:15pm Morning worship

  • 11:30am - 12:15pm Junior Soldiers

  • 3pm Care Home Visit

    • monthly
  • 5pm Evening worship

  • 7pm - Youth Fellowship

Weekdays

Christian faith during the week, when our doors are open to offer programmes and activities for the community.

  • Monday

    • 10am Greenfingers
      • Monthly
    • 2pm - 3pm Ladies Fellowship Group
      • Monthly
    • 6pm - 7pm Rainbows 
      • Girls aged 5 to 7 years old

    • 6:30pm - 7:30pm Brownies 
      • Girls aged 7 to 10 years old

    • 7:30pm Cell Group
    • 8pm CAMEO: Come and Meet Each Other Craft Group
      • Monthly

  • Tuesday

    • 9:30am - 11:30am Tuesday Toddlers
    • 10am - 12pm Cell Group (fortnightly)
    • 6:45pm - 7:45pm Young People's Band rehearsal
    • 8pm to 10pm - Senior Band rehearsal
  • Wednesday

    • 9:30am - 11am Baby song
    • 8pm - 9:30pm Cell Group
  • Thursday

    • 10.30am Open for coffee/tea
    • 12.30pm Lunch Club
    • 2pm - 3pm Friendship Club
    • 6:45pm - 7:45pm Singing Company rehearsal
    • 7:30pm - 9pm Community Cares Group Meeting (monthly)
    • 8pm - 9:30pm Songsters rehearsal
  • Friday

    • 6pm - 7:15pm Friday Club for all Primary School age children
    • 8pm Pub Ministry
  • Saturday

    • 10am - 12pm Coffee Morning

Children and Families

The Salvation Army provides a range of services to support families, young people and children from all backgrounds, ages and walks of life to develop and grow their own personal relationships with each other and with God.

Both in a residential setting and at local church (corps) and community centres.  Many of these facilities are registered and regularly inspected by Ofsted or the relevant local authority.

Many local churches run a variety of family focused activities in their local community.  These include, parent and toddler groups, musical movement, arts and crafts and youth activities.

Primary: Sundays 9:45am to 10:45am

Primary is for children aged 3 to 7 years old

Q: What do we do at Primary? A: Games, songs, quizzes, crafts, stories, and lots of fun whilst learning about Jesus.

Lighthouse Club: Sundays 9:45am to 10:45am

Lighthouse Club is for children aged 7 to 11 years old

Q: What do we do at Lighthouse Club? A: Games, songs, quizzes, crafts, stories, and lots of fun whilst learning about Jesus.

Rainbows: Mondays 6pm to 7pm

For girls aged 5 to 7 years old

Brownies: Mondays 6:30pm to 7:30pm

For girls aged 7 to 10 years old

Girls in our Rainbow and Brownie packs gain badges whilst having fun, playing games, enjoying craft activities and making friends.

Friday Youth Club: Fridays 6.00pm - 7.15pm

Friday Youth Club is for any children of primary school age.

Children can play in a safe environment.  Activities such as crafts, cooking, board games, wii, table football, lego, K-nex - lots of fun and lots of sweets!

Tuesday Toddlers: Tuesdays 9:30am

Tuesday Toddlers is for parents and their pre-school children.

It is a safe toddler group where parents can meet with other parents and children can play together in a safe environment. A wide variety of toys are available that are cherished by all.

Baby Song: Wednesdays 9:30am

Baby Song is for parents and babies/toddlers.

This is an interactive music session to introduce parents and their babies/toddlers to the many benefits that music can have on early development.

Youth and our church

We want young people to feel valued, to understand their significance, skills and talents and to give them a voice among their families, friends, where they live and in their future.

The Salvation Army looks to serve the needs of young people in communities through the UK and Ireland particularly those who are disadvantaged or marginalised by society.

Youth Group: Sundays 9:45am to 10:45am.

This is a chance for young people ages 11 plus to relax and share with friends, discussing topical issues in relation to modern Christianity. 

Youth Fellowship Sundays 7pm

A chance for young people to relax and chill with a bit of food.

Students

Students are very welcome at The Salvation Army Staple Hill.  Please contact us if you need a lift and we can also arrange for Sunday dinner if you would like it.

 

 

Adults

The Salvation Army helps people of all backgrounds, ages and walks of life to develop and grow their own personal relationships with each other and with God.

For adults you are sure of a warm welcome at your local Salvation Army church group: whether lunch clubs, CAMEO (Come And Meet Each Other) friendship groups, and clubs for the over 50s.

For more information about any of the activities below, please contact us

Thursdays

From 10.30am we are open for people to come and chat, have a cuppa, bring their knitting or sewing if you want to or just read the paper.

At 12.30 Lunch is served, a 2 course lunch for £4.  Please contact us prior to your first visit.

At 2pm our Friendship club starts with a varied programme of entertainment, talks and devotionals, including a cup of tea of course

Home League Fellowship

We meet every second Monday of each month at 2pm - 3pm, an informal group.

CAMEO

CAMEO (Come And Meet Each Other) is for everyone.  We meet the last Monday of each month at 7:30pm to 8:30pm. 

CAMEO is an informal gathering where you can try your hand at a different craft each month - it makes no difference whether you are good at crafts or completely ham-fisted, you are sure to have fun.

Greenfingers

We meet every second Monday of each month at 10:30am to 12 noon.

Improve your knowledge and understanding of gardens and gardening topics through talks by special guests, question and answer sessions and outings to local gardens in this relaxed and informal atmosphere.

Coffee Morning

With our front entrance nestled amongst the shops on Broad Street, we are the ideal place to take a break from shopping.

Coffee Morning is available to everyone and we are open every Saturday from 10am to 12 noon.

Meet the people

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

Colin Hylton-Jones

Major

Nicola Hylton-Jones

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