Periodic walks are held and open to anyone. Our latest walk started at Hambledon village near Marlow and was about 5 miles in length. It was a beautiful sunny morning with stunning scenery and finished up with coffee and cake...but you would expect that .......a good time was had by all! Please contact the office if you would like to know more details of our next walk.
Our Butterflies Parent and Toddler Group and Ladies Fellowship group have both recently held coffee mornings as part of the Macmillan Big Coffee Morning. We are pleased that a sum of £472.57 was raised for this worthy cause across the 2 sessions and the homemade cakes we absolutely delicious!
Staines Corps of The Salvation Army launched a leaflet outlining it's Mission, Vision and Values on Sunday 31 August during the morning meeting. The corps’ mission and vision aims to ensure that Staines Corps continues to be relevant to the changing needs of society, providing a resource to meet the needs of the community and a place of Christian worship for everyone. Our mission is underpinned by that of The Salvation Army. We believe in openly sharing our faith and the good news of God’s love for everyone, helping individuals to develop and grow in their own personal relationship with God, demonstrating a practical concern for all and speaking out against social injustice. Under God’s guidance, our vision sets out where we see God leading the corps, considering all aspects of its community and global activities. The vision will channel the resources and activities that will guide the corps community through the coming years. The vision will be continuously reviewed under God’s guidance and where local needs change. We believe that our vision and mission will only be achieved if we build upon a foundation of key Christian values. These values provide guidance for all those walking on the spiritual journey and who are willing to share in the vision. Read the contents of the leaflet in the About Us section of this website. Click here for a downloadable PDF of the leaflet.
Here are a couple of photos from the recent graduation of youngsters from the Rainbow Playgroup. As you can see from the photos there were smiles all round!
On Sunday 22 June the young people at Staines Salvation Army celebrated their own day at the corps. The morning meeting was led by Nathan and Helen Loxley followed by a bbq, bouncey castle, pony rides, football and loads more. Enjoy some photos of the day!
Rainbow Playgroup are holding a 'sponsored scoot' event in aid of its link nursery at Kosovo Mathare in Nairobi. It will take place on the morning of Thursday 12 June at 11am Children will use scooters and bikes to do laps round the back car park at the Army hall. All are welcome to cheer the children on and of course sponsor them!
The Kenya Trust 'INTO AFRICA' concert Saturday 14 June 2014 at 7pm at Staines Salvation Army Featuring Enfield Band (Jonathan Corry), Isobel Daws on trombone and Staines Songsters (Samantha Turner) Tickets £7 and £5 (numbered and reserved) available from Julia Oliver (firstname.lastname@example.org) or The Salvation Army, Woodthorpe Road TW15 3JY Tel: 01784 423424 Cheque and SAE required : Cheques made payable to 'The Kenya Trust' There will be an appeal on behalf of The Kenya Trust. Please visit thekenyatrust.org.uk for more information
Holy Week April 13th – 20th Palm Sunday 10.00am Meeting 12.00am March of Witness around Woodthorpe Road area 5.30pm Evening meeting The Easter Story… Through Music – Tuesday 2.00pm & 8.00pm Through the Passover – Thursday 7.30pm Through the Cross – Good Friday 9.30am Through the Resurrection – Easter Sunday 10.00am Through Praise – Easter Sunday 5.30pm
Why not celebrate Mother's day by joining us for our special service for some very special people! Details below.
* ONLY £8 TICKETS REMAINING * An evening not to be missed! 'In Concert' International Staff Songsters and Sydney Staff Songsters Wednesday 23 April 2014 at 7.30pm Tickets: £10 and £8 (all profits going to The Salvation Army Big Collection) Contact the corps office at Woodthorpe Road, Ashford, Middlesex TW15 3JY Phone: 01784 423424Email: email@example.com