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We have a number of groups at Uplyme Church, whether you are looking for a bible study group to join or your child wants to join a Saturday morning football group. If you are interested in joining any groups, or just want a taster session contact the Church Administrator. The one thing all our group have in common is a friendly, warm welcome.

TypeGroup NameBlurbWhenWhereLeaderContact
YouthShining StarsFun, friendly group for under 5s and their parents/carers. Messy crafts, songs, bible stories etc. 10-11:30am every Friday in term timeUplyme Scout HutEsther StansfieldFor info on all groups contact Fran Apolon on 01297 444499, via the Contact Form, or pop into the Church Office
Junior ChurchTeaching, worship and engaging activities from birth to teens10am Sundays during term timeMrs Ethelston's SchoolMargaret Trafford
Crusaders FootballFootball, fun, friendship and fitness for children from reception class and up9-10:15am Saturdays during term timeUplyme Playing FieldsRobin Hodges
VibeSundaysLeaders' HomeMike and Kate Whittome
XplosionIf you're in years 6-10, like having Fun or just have lots of questions come join us! Check out our calendar for what we are up to this term!6-7:30pm Fridays during term timeUsually Uplyme Church, but we have evenings out too!Margaret Trafford
CreativeGospel SingersWe are a group that loves to sing songs of faith and devotion. Don't read music? Don't worry, come along and have fun7:30-9pm Alternate Wednesdays during term timeUplyme ChurchChloe Stratta
Festival ChoirWe meet on an occasional basis during the year to rehearse and provide choral music for some traditional services of celebration. Open to all, from beginners to experienced choristers. Occasional, practices are usually in the evening.Uplyme ChurchRoger Grose and Adrain Pearson
Craft GroupFriendly group, open to all, engaging in a variety of crafts. Bring along your own current project or dip into our supplies and try something new. 1-3pm every TuesdayUplyme ChurchJackie Salmon
Making a differenceWe're a small group of people who knit and/or crochet items for the baby bear project, supporting needy newborn babies and their mums.1:30-3:30 alternate Wednesdays during term time. Uplyme ChurchElaine Philips
SocialBloke's BreakfastOnce a month a bunch of blokes meet for a fry up and a talk from a speaker8-9:30am one Saturday per monthThe Old Black Dog, UplymeMartin Wells
The Black Dog GroupA mostly older group meet for coffee and companionship and occasional trips.10:30am on the first Wednesday of the monthThe Old Black Dog, Uplyme
Mother's UnionA small branch of the international charity. Mother's union is a network through which people an serve Christ in their community. 2:30pm on the first Thursday of the Month (Excluding July, August and January)Uplyme Church, except for DecemberEileen Walters
PrayerfulUnited PrayersA great opportunity to learn what's going on in the local churches7:30pm on April 14th, June 9th. Futher Dates to be addedUplyme ChurchVarious
Prayer FireplaceRegular prayers in church for all church and community activities.10-10:30am weekdays excluding TuesdaysUplyme ChurchVarious
Prayer MeetingsA time of fellowship and mutual encouragement between ourselves and the lord. 7-7:30pm TuesdaysUplyme ChurchVarious
Home GroupsSoul SistersAn open women's group discussing Christian living, bible study, prayer and of course, coffee!9:30-11:30am every Thursday during term timeLeaders' homes and Uplyme Church when meeting for occasional larger gatherings.Various
Monday EveningWe're a welcoming Bible study group7:30pm alternate MondaysLeaders' homesVarious
Carols and Anne'sAn open, home based, bible study group7:30pm alternate MondaysLeaders' homesAnne Hardman and Carole Fowkes
Alan and Esther'sthis group caters for those at home during the day. They get together and study different books of the bible10:30am TuesdaysLeaders' homeAlan and Esther Jones
The BetteridgesWe are a mid-week, home based, evening bible study group.8-9:30pm Thursdays during term timeLeaders' homeClaudia and Betteridge