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Sunday Programme

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)


Planned Preaching Programme – January to March 2019

Planned Preaching Programme – January to March 2019

Theme:           “Fruitfulness on the Frontline”

Aim:                Encouraging us to make a difference where we are


Foundations for Fruitfulness: January 6th                 Led by Divisional Leaders Majors Steve & Mandy White

January 13th               Commitment Sunday – ‘Bananas are not the only fruit!’

January 20th               Week of Prayer for Christian Unity – Pulpit Exchange

January 27th               ‘A life more fruitful’


A Framework for Fruitfulness:

February 3rd               (Launch of Self Denial) ‘Modelling Godly Character’

February 10th             ‘Making good work’

February 17th             ‘Ministering grace and love’

February 24th             ‘Moulding Culture’

March 3rd                   Self Denial Altar Service.  ‘Being a mouthpiece for truth and justice’

March 10th                 ‘Being a messenger of the Gospel’


Growing in Fruitfulness :

March 17th                  ‘The Gardeners’ Tale’

March 24th                 Mothers’ Day





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

Messy Church

Next Messy Church Sunday 27th January 3:30pm

(Please note - all children must be accompanied)


Corps Calendar

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

Please click here to see our calendar

Temple Praise 2019 dates

 Temple Praise, our quarterly musical praise event has a new time for 2019 - 3:30pm


Sunday March 3rd

Sunday 16th June

Sunday 6th October




Home Groups & Monthly 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

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


Mission To Men 2019

 Men's Fellowship

Saturday 19th January - Men’s Breakfast at The Imperial Hotel 9:30am

(New North Road, Exeter EX4 4AH)

Saturday 16th March – Men’s Breakfast at The Imperial Hotel 9:30am

(New North Road, Exeter EX4 4AH)

Wednesday 22nd May - Pizza, Pie and Quiz

Saturday 20th July – Men’s Breakfast at The Imperial Hotel 9:30am

(New North Road, Exeter EX4 4AH)

Wednesday 18th September - Hobbies evening

Saturday 16th November - Men’s Breakfast at The Imperial Hotel 9:30am

(New North Road, Exeter EX4 4AH)

Tuesday 12th December - Lunch with other groups (please ask for details)


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 2019

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

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

January 9th ~ 'Start the year with 'Response' music ministry'

February 13th ~ 'History of the YMCA'

March 13th ~ 'More stories from an Island' with Nurse Marion Cutler

April 10th ~ Fellowship lunch at The New Inn (booking required)

May 8th ~ Visit to Topsham Church

June 12th ~ 'History of St Thomas Corps' with Nancy, Marjorie and Ruth

July 10th ~ Cream Tea




Are you coming to the University of Exeter?

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



‘Walk Through the Bible’ 23rd February 2019

‘Walk Through the Bible’ (New Testament) Saturday 23rd February from 10am to 4:30pm

Leader - Major Graham Mizon.

The cost for the day is £14. For full details and to book please email

Fun - Raising News 2019

2019 Coffee Mornings (10 - 12 noon)

January 12th  - February 9th  -  March 9th  -  April 13th

May 11th  -  June 15th  -  July 13th  -  September 14th

October 12th  -  November 9th

If you would like to get a team together to cover one of these dates please contact Major Alan Read

Other events....

Pancake Night - 5th March 6pm - 9pm

'Building for the future' Concert - 6th April 7pm

Corps Gift Day - 7th July



Weekday Activities

NB: All activities are subject to change  always check with leaders before attending - thank you


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 Monthly Bible Study in the coffee lounge last Wednesday of the month only  (no study in December)


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


Rainbows, Brownies, Guides & Rangers

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

2019 Forward Planning


‘Building for the future’ Coffee Mornings 10am –12 on Sat 9th Feb, 9th March

Please note Exeter Bach Society will be using our building for a rehearsal on Sat.2nd March 9.30am-4pm and for a concert on Sat.9th March, 12.30 to 10pm

‘Walk Through the Bible’ (New Testament) Saturday 23rd February from 10am to 4:30pm led by Major Graham Mizon. The cost for the day is £14   For more details please see Major Carolyn Read

Temple Praise ~ Sun. 3rd March  Note: New time 3:30pm   (also 16th June & 6th October)

Pancake Night ~ 5th March

Corps Anniversary ~ 6th / 7th April

Exeter Respect Festival ~ 8th / 9th June

Divisional Fiesta Weekend ~ 29th / 30th June Wadebridge

Corps Gift Day (Building Fund) ~ 7th July

Corps Retreat Weekend ~ 20th - 22nd September

Harvest Celebrations ~ 29th September

Pancake Fund Raising Event - March 5th 6 - 9pm

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