Category Archives: Family

It’s nice to feel supported

It’s not often we publish compliments when they are aimed at ourselves but sometimes it is good for those volunteers who give their time willingly to feel supported so please excuse us as we publish two letters received by the … Continue reading

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Cameo – Shades of Autumn

The season of Mellow Fruitfulness, to quote the poet John Keats in ‘Ode to Autumn’, was the subject for the Cameo club to consider last week.

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Parent and Toddler Groups thriving

We are blessed to have a great team looking after our thriving Parent and Toddler groups under the direction of Sue Willard. Her ‘end of term’ report follows (with some pictures).  Sue

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Sunshine at Joss Bay

Well, in the morning at any rate. Unfortunately the clouds came around lunchtime and the wind felt chilly but the children (and their parents) still enjoyed their annual outing to the beach. here are some pictures.

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Strawberry Feast

A great time was enjoyed by members of the Cameo Club (and a few others) when Majors Estelle and Peter Clack invited them to their home for such a feats, praying that the weather would be kind to them.  

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Race for Life

On Wednesday of last week, Warren Wood primary Academy hosted a Race For Life in aid of cancer research. A fortnight ago each child was given a sponsor form and a covering letter explaining what was happening and inviting parents to join in … Continue reading

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Congratulations

Today we offer our best wishes and congratulations to Jean Roberts and Ron Cook who were married yesterday at The Salvation Army, Strood. The hall was full as friends and family gathered for the service conducted by Major Mary Scott. … Continue reading

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Mothering Sunday celebrations at Mainly Music

Susan Willard, leader of the Toddler groups at the Corps, reports as follows:    Susan Willard

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Imagination is Limitless!

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Santa visits the little ones

Santa recently visited the children who attend our two Parent and Toddler Groups (‘mainly music’ and ‘Mummy and Me’). Here are a few pictures.  

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Carols by Candlelight

Sunday evening brought a different atmosphere to worship in the form of Carols by Candlelight. The theme again featured GIFTS.

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The Marriage Course

Information for local churches / Corps The Salvation Army Gillingham will continue to run The Marriage Course with the next course starting January 2017.  We would like to extend an invitation to members of your fellowship. Announcement information Gillingham Salvation … Continue reading

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Welcome

Recently it has been our privilege to welcome retired officers Majors Peter and Estelle Clack to our Corps fellowship.

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WBCM success

Our part in The World’s Biggest Coffee Morning, held last Friday in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support raised £320. We are grateful to the Parent and Toddler Team for organising and managing the event which was held in the memory … Continue reading

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Cameo Outing

Last week members of Cameo enjoyed an outing to Herne Bay. Taking full advantage of the glorious weather they paraded on the sea front and the pier, visited shops and enjoyed a cream tea before returning home tired but very … Continue reading

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