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

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Sunday Programme

Autumn at The Salvation Army

Commanding officers:

Majors Gordon & Margaret Fozzard

Everyone is Welcome to Worship we'd love to see you!

Sunday Programme

9:40am Prayer meeting

Please enter quietly and join us at any time for prayer

10:30am Morning Worship

Crèche facility available for the under 3’s

Refreshments are served after worship

1 – 2 pm Community lunch

Served in our community hall for those in need



Messy Church

Next Messy Church

Sunday 29th October 3:30pm 

‘The True Vine’

(please note - all children must be accompanied)

Messy Church



Weekday Activities

All activities are subject to change - please check before attending  


10am Craft Group in our coffee lounge

10am Little Treasures (Parent & Toddlers) – in our Community hall


2:15pm Mid-week fellowship & worship open to all. Doors open from 1pm for a cuppa & chat

7pm Songster practice

8:15pm Band practice


10am Little Treasures - Community hall

2:45pm Women’s Fellowship (2nd Wednesday of the month)


10am – 12:30pm War Cry ministry in High Street

10:15am Open Prayer Meeting


Rainbows, Brownies and Guides

7:30pm Response rehearsal


*Soul Exeter - Ecumenical Youth Event open to all teenagers

Please note there is no access to the hall between noon & 10.30pm*

 There are various home groups throughout the week so please ask for details if you would like to join with one

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.

October / November Corps Programme + forward planning

     October / November Diary


Sun 15th  ~ Morning worship led by Majors Gordon & Margaret

                Response leading worship at Taunton Corps all day

Sat 21st    ~ ‘After Eights’ mini reunion

Sun 22nd ~ Worship led by members of former ‘After Eights’ fellowship

Sun 29th  ~ Morning worship led by Major Robert Elliot ~ Messy Church ‘The True Vine’ 3:30pm


Sun 5th    ~ Morning worship led by Majors Gordon & Margaret

Sun 5th     ~ Devon Scouts using hall 3–5pm (no access to premises)

Tue 7th    ~ Celebration Chorus & Brass rehearsals commence**

Wed 8th    ~ Women’s Fellowship ‘The Royal Clarence Hotel’

Thu 9th    ~ Corps Council Meeting 7pm (at Officer’s Quarters)

Sat 11th    ~ Soul Exeter *

Sun 12th  ~ Remembrance Sunday

Sun 19th  ~ Morning worship led by Majors Gordon & Margaret

Fri 24th    ~ Response at Brunel Manor

Sun 26th  ~ Preparation for Advent led by Majors Gordon & Margaret ~ Messy Church 3:30pm

Wed 29th  ~ Men’s Fellowship (details to follow)

**Celebration Brass & Chorus


If you are part of our congregation and would like to use your musical gifts in our Advent music ministries Peter & Nigel would love to hear from you.  We will take part in morning worship during Advent, our Family Carol Service Sunday 17th December and other outreach engagements, including a programme in Seaton on Saturday 9th. Rehearsals begin Tuesday 7th November (7pm Chorus, 8:15pm Brass).We would like you to commit to a minimum of 3 rehearsals. All are welcome, but it is essential that you let leaders know by Sunday 29th October if you would like to join in so that music and instruments can be prepared – thank you  



December dates for your diary

Carolling in High Street Saturdays 2nd 9th & 16th 10:30am –12:30pm (Collectors needed)

Christingle Service Friday 8th December

Corps Family Carol Service Sunday 17th December

Carols by Candlelight Sunday 24th

Corps Calendar

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

Please click here to see our calendar

Prayer Focus

Please pray for:

UK Anti-Slavery Day 18th October - raising awareness of modern slavery. Please pray for all those who are victims of human trafficking and those supporting them. The Salvation Army’s 24/7 confidential Referral Helpline is 0300 3038151. More information at:

Response as they lead Harvest Worship Celebrations at Taunton Corps

The ‘After Eights’ Reunion weekend, that those who come will enjoy time together and also with their Lord and Saviour

All those connected with our fellowship that are unwell or need our prayer support right now

Weekly Prayer Meeting

Our new regular prayer meetings continues throughout October on Thursdays 10:15 - 11:15 am. - Final prayer meeting 19th October

Please join us if you can as we come together to specifically pray for God's direction regarding the property issues during


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

Mia’s Bible Home Group is open to all. Studying Galatians during October (3rd 10th 17th 24th) from 7 - 8 pm. Please email Mia for full details

Mission To Men 2017

Next Men's Fellowship

Wednesday 29th November - Pre Christmas meal (venue to follow)

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 email: or




Mission to Women 2017

Women's Fellowship meets the 2nd Wednesday in the month at 2:45pm

(Please note titles or speakers may change - always check first)

Wednesday 8th November - 'The Royal Clarence Hotel  with Christina Trigger

Wednesday 13th December - Christmas dinner at the Exeter Arms





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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CONNECION  is our Corps magazine, which is produced 4 times a year

The autumn edition will be out at the end of October priced 60p per copy

If you would like a copy via the post please contact us (postal charges apply)

Meet the people

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

Major Gordon Fozzard

Gordon Fozzard


Major Margaret Fozzard

Margaret Fozzard