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Sunday Programme

Everyone is Welcome to Worship, we would 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 in the Coffee Lounge

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 with the Corps Officers, we are always needing more helpers )

Thank you



If you are travelling to Exeter on holiday, or coming to visit the university, why not pay us a visit too - you will be most welcome.

Much of the on-road parking near the hall is for residents only.

Please ensure you are in a marked paying space and display a ticket from one of the

on-street meters.

Parking charges apply 7 days a week and public holidays and the area is routinely patrolled by traffic wardens.

Local car parks can be found at

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  3:30pm

Next Temple Praise will be

March 2020 

Watch for details in the New Year

Temple Praise lasts for an hour and is followed by a buffet tea and informal fellowship.




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 6:30pm in the coffee lounge n the last Wednesday of the month.  

30 October, 6th/13th/20th November A November Advent Bible Study 11am, repeated at 6.30pm


Mission To Men 2019

Throughout the year we arrange special interest events "Just 4 men"

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

(New North Road, Exeter EX4 4AH)

Tuesday 12th December - Christmas Lunch with other groups (please ask Malcolm Camp-Richards,or Philip Jones, for details)

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)

  13th November Floral Cristmas Decorations with Graham Newell

Thursday 12th December Christmas Lunch with other fellowship groups

12th January 2020 Start the year with Major Margaret Bovey

12th February Stories from my life with Margery Perschky

11th March Stories from my life with Alan Bartle

8th April Lunch at The New Inn

13th May Holiday in Alaska  - Major Gordon Fozzard

10th June TBA

8th July Cream Tea



Are you studying at the University of Exeter?

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



"Fun - Raising" News & Events 2019/2020

2019 Coffee Mornings (10 - 12 noon)

November 9th Christmas Coffee morning and sale - by Band and Songsters. to be held at the hall.

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

Other fun raising events

October 19th Concert by RiverCity Chorus (Ladies Barber shop choir) and Exeter Temple Band 7pm £5








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. Term time.


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  -  term time

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

6:30pm Monthly Bible Study in the coffee lounge last Wednesday of the month only 


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


NEW!! From 27th September  CONNECT CLUB An activity club for adults. 10.30 -12.30 A number of activities including board games, carpet bowls, craft activities, table tennis, pool. Or come and enjoy a chat and read the newspaper. Unlimited tea, coffee and biscuits. £2

Rainbows, Brownies, Guides & Rangers - term time

7:30pm Response (contemporary group) rehearsal


Our Hall is used as a local 'Contact Centre' run by 'Bold Moves' so please check before attending the hall during the daytime

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 the Corps officer for details for full details

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

2019/2020/2021 Forward Planning

27 October Worship led by Colin and Grace Styles 

27 October Response to Brixham Corps

30 October/6th, 13th, 20th November  A November Advent Bible Study 11.00am and 6.30pm

3 November Songsters to Plymouth Congress Hall for morning meeting

8 November Response in concert at Heavitree United Reform Church 7.30pm Concert for Christian Aid. Free entry Charity collection and refreshments

10 November Band attending Remembrance Service

15th-17th November 100 years of Guiding  Friday 15th 6.30pm in main hall Celebrate with music and memories - all welcome 

                                                                       Saturday 16th 4.30 - 6pm Reunion

                                                                      Sunday 17th 10.30 morning worship led by Major Sue Camp-Richards (former Guide leader Sue Green)

If you have any memories stories or photographs you would like to share please email

30 November Band at Westpoint

 6 December Christingle Service 6.30pm

8 December Toy Service

7 December Band and Songsters to Seaton Methodist Church

15 December Altar Service for an Overseas project

17 December Band at IKEA 

21 December Response Worship group at The Church on the Green Budleigh Salterton

22 December Family Carol Service - collection for Dementia Alliance

24 December Carols by Candlelight 11.15pm

25 December Christmas Day Service 10am.  Lunch 12.45 (for people on their own)

******DATES FOR YOUR DIARY 2020*********

29 February Response to Steeet Corps Afternoon only

21/22 March Music Ministries weekend - Bandmaster Howard Evans Boscombe corps.

16/17 May The INTERNATIONAL STAFF SONGSTERS visit to prisons and a Saturday concert at Exeter Temple

26/27 September Corps retreat

17/18 Ocotober Visit of Salvation Brass

24/25 October Territoral Congress in Newport

**********DATES FOR YOUR DIARY 2021 **********

6/7 March  Music Ministries with Andrew and Sye Blyth   


Inspirational CD by Kenneth Downie - Now available. Please place your order as shown on the poster.



KIT - Keep in touch

This group meets on the last Thursday of each month at the Imperial Hotel New North Road at around 10.15am. Come along for coffee and a chat, or treat yourself to a breakfast. Please ask our Corps Treasurer Phil  Jones for further details.

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