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Sunday Programme & Worship leaders

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

Leaders (Commanding officers):

Majors Gordon & Margaret Fozzard

Sunday Programme times (unless otherwise stated)

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

( if you would like to help with our weekly meal for vulnerable people please get in touch, we are always needing more helpers - thank you)

Summer Meeting Leaders




Sunday 19th  August

Worship led by Colin & Grace Styles


Sunday 26th  August

Worship led by Kenneth & Patricia Downie


Messy Church

Next Messy Church Sunday 30th September 3:30pm

(Please note - all children must be accompanied)

If you want to know more about this Messy Chruch please get in touch (




Weekday Activities

NB: All activities are subject to change so please always check with leaders before attending activities, especially over the school summer break


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 (choir) practice

8:15pm Band practice  


10am Little Treasures - (Parent & Toddlers) Community hall

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

7pm Brass Unlimited (times may vary please contact before attending)

7pm Monthly Bible Study in the coffee lounge last Wednesday of the month only 


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


Rainbows, Brownies and Guides

7:30pm Response (contemporary group) rehearsal


Community supper & study group 6pm (please see Mary Wannell if you can support)

Various home groups meet during the week. If you would like to join one please ask for full details

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.

Much of the on road parking near the hall is for residents only - please be sure you are in a paying space if parking in this area

Local car parks can be found at

August _ September Corps Programme & Forward Planning

2018 Theme - 'Whole Life Discipleship'


Wed 22nd ~ Bible Study 6:30pm ‘The Unforgiving Servant’

Sun 26th  ~ Corps Picnic in the Park 3pm Bull Meadow Park   (Bull Meadow Rd, Exeter EX2 4JF)

Tue 28th   ~ Thanksgiving service for Marion Gulley 1:30pm at the hall followed by cremation 2:30pm. Refreshments afterwards at Exeter golf club

Wed 29th  ~ Bible Study 6:30pm ‘The Widow & the Judge’

Thu 30th   ~ KIT coffee morning 10.15am-noon at The Imperial Hotel


Sun 2nd   ~ Morning worship led by Majors Gordon & Margaret Fozzard

                 (Band at Watchet Corps all day)

Tue 4th    ~ Mid-week Fellowship & Worship recommences 2:15pm

                Band and Songster practices recommence

Wed 5th    ~ Bible Study 6:30pm ‘The Wheat and the Weeds’

Thu 6th    ~ Corps Council 7pm

Thu 6th    ~ Songs of Praise recording 6:30 – 9:30pm St David’s Church*

Sat 8th      ~ ‘Building for the Future’ Coffee Morning 10am – 12noon

Sun 9th    ~ Morning worship led by Majors Gordon & Margaret Fozzard

                 (Band at St Thomas Methodist church 3:15pm)

Wed 12th  ~ Women’s Fellowship 2:45pm

Sun 16th  ~ Morning worship led by Majors Gordon & Margaret Fozzard

Fri 21st     ~ Food, Fellowship, Worship: retreat weekend introduction 7:30pm

Sat 22nd    ~ Corps Retreat Buckfast Abbey - Cost £15 per person

Sun 23rd  ~ Morning worship led by Major Noel Wright

Thu 27th   ~ KIT coffee morning 10.15am-noon at The Imperial Hotel

Sat 29th    ~ Men’s Fellowship Breakfast 9:30am at The Imperial Hotel

Sun 30th  ~ Harvest Worship & Church Parade led by Captains Zoe & Graeme Smith - 3pm Messy Church


Advanced notice – listen out for details

Monday 1st October Harvest Supper & Beetle Drive 7pm in our Community Hall cost £5 per person

Sunday 7th October Temple Praise 4pm


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:

Christopher Gulley and family following the Promotion to Glory of his mother Songster Marion Gulley on 10th August

The Band and their music ministry at Watchet Corps

All those connected with this fellowship who are unwell just now, and for those who have family or personal concerns


Next Temple Praise Sunday 7th October 2018

Temple Praise

Home Groups & NEW bible study Group

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

NEW Monthly Bible Study 7pm in the coffee lounge last Wednesday of the month   (Please note no group in August)


Mission To Men 2018

 Men's Fellowship

Saturday 9th September - Men's Breakfast 9:30am at The Imperial Hotel
Saturday 24th November

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 2018

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

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

NB: No meeting in August

Awaiting information for the autumn - please come back soon!





Are you coming to the University of Exeter?

Students studying in Exeter are warmly welcome at Exeter Temple Corps.



Brass Unlimited

Brass Unlimited

This is a new initiative at our Corps to encourange all ages to learn to play a brass instrument

Wednesday's at 7pm (times may vary please always contact us before attending)

If you are interested in the above please contact us to let us know you are coming

' Building for the Future Fund ' Coffee Morning 8th September


COFFEE MORNINGS: These will be held regularly on Saturday mornings and there will also be space for various stalls.

Next COFFEE MORNING 8th September. If you would like to host a Coffee Morning with the help of some of your friends we have two dates still available:  8th September. /13th October. The Songsters will be responsible for the 10th November.

‘Parables’ Summer Short Bible Study Course

‘Parables’ Summer Short Bible Study Course Wednesdays 6:30pm at the hall

On holiday? Please feel free to come along - you will be very welcomed


August 1st   ~ ‘Parable of the Sower’     Matt 13: 1 – 23

August 8th   ~ ‘The “Lost” Parables’    Luke 15: 1 – 32

August 15th   ~ ‘The Good Samaritan’     Luke 10: 25 – 37

August 22nd    ~ ‘The Unforgiving Servant’   Matt 18: 21 – 35

August 29th  ~ ‘The Widow & the Judge’  Luke 18: 1 – 8

September 5th  ~ ‘The Wheat and the Weeds’   Matt 13: 24 – 30, 36 – 43

Corps Picnic in the Park Sunday 26th August

3pm ‘Corps Picnic in the Park’ Bull Meadow Park (Bull Meadow Rd, Exeter EX2 4JF)

Everyone Welcome


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