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    Wishing Godspeed to members Kish Poddar and John Cooper who, along with two friends, will undertake the fifth annual London-Paris Sponsored Cycle Ride on behalf of STOP International during Half T...
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    The first Flower Festival to be held in the newly-refurbished church is to celebrate the building's 90th birthday - its foundation stone being laid in 1927. Taking the Latin Title ‘Soli Deo Gloria’...
  • Annual Toy Service at Stanborough Park Church

    Posted on 22 December, 2016

    "You can't have one without the other", said Baroness Thornhill addressing the congregation at Stanborough Park Church Annual Toy Service on 10th December for what may be her last time as Watford's...
  • The annual prize- giving ceremony for The Co-op Food Christmas Theme Picture Competition was held at The Stanborough Centre in Garston on Thursday, 8th December. The criteria for the entries was th...
  • Peace Garden Officially Opened

    Posted on 24 October, 2016

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    Those walking to the church on Sabbath mornings from the auxiliary car park outside the neighbouring BUC offices will pass through the new Peace Garden that has been created as a memorial to those ...
  • Wedding Ceremony

    Posted on 15 October, 2016

    Congratulations to Peter and Beatrice (Dan) Cooper who were married in this church on October 2nd. Beatrice is the Church Secretary and Pete has been a regular member of the AV Team for many years,...
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    The end of September was a sad time as we said goodbye to Associate Minister Pastor Mary Barrett who has just completed her second time in this role at Stanborough Park Church.Pastor Mary will be j...
  • Annual Harvest Festival

    Posted on 15 October, 2016

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    The Family Service on Sabbath 2nd October was quite an eventful one as not only was it the date of the annual Harvest Festival but also saw a presentation to retiring Church Treasurer Roland Guenin...
  • Raising funds for Watford Hospice

    Posted on 25 September, 2016

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    Church member Audrey Balderstone held an 'Open Garden' event at her Bedmond home on Sunday 18th September raising over £1,000 for the Peace Hospice iin Watford. Audrey has been a long-term supporte...
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    Four of our young members are about to leave us to start their studies at university. The Church Family is very proud of them and would like to wish them every success with their studies.They are:-...
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    The Peace Hospice has long held a special place in Audrey Balderstone’s heart, probably even more so following the death of her husband, so it comes as no surprise that as a veteran fund-raiser for...
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    Stanborough Park Church has long been referred to as ‘the church in the woods’ but its wooded and grassy surroundings need regular maintenance to keep them looking their best and complementing the ...
  • Three new elders ordained

    Posted on 25 July, 2016

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    Stanborough Park Church has appointed three new elders to serve the church for 2015-2017 period. Two of them, Alain Fidelia and Etienne Guenin, were ordained during the combined worship service on ...
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    The final programme in the first half year concert series run by Stanborough Park Church's Music Department under the leader ship of Jieun Ahn was well attended and raised an amazing total of £1700...
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    Children wanting to help support other children less fortunate than themselves  performed in a concert at the church in aid of the annual ADRA appeal on 12th March. This is the fifth time that they...
  • Park Teens Achieve Worldwide Recognition

    Posted on 21 March, 2016

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    Teenagers from Stanborough Park Church have featured in a photograph in the January 2016 edition of 'Adventist World', a denominational periodical which is distributed to church members worldwide. ...
  • Two new elders ordained

    Posted on 17 March, 2016

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    Stanborough Park Church has appointed three new elders to serve the church for 2015-2017 period. Two of them, Alain Fidelia (on the right) and Etienne Guenin (on the left), were ordained during the...
  • Spring Edition Stanborough News

    Posted on 16 March, 2016

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    SPRING STANBOROUGH NEWS 2016 OUT THIS FRIDAY AFTERNOON Bundles will be ready to collect and distribute on Sabbath morning 19th March.I greatly appreciate the hard work done by you who distribute th...
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    “Let the Whole World Know, We are on God’s Side, Let the Whole World Know, He’s a Friend and Guide”, joyfully and lustily sang the Adventurers and Pathfinders during Investiture Service, Sa...
  • Reg stands down

    Posted on 13 March, 2016

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    The new year is always a popular time for implementing life-changing decisions and last January has proved such a time for Reg Mayes, Stanborough Park Church's oldest serving deacon who retired fro...
  • Temporary closure path to BUC car park

    Posted on 13 March, 2016

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    Temporary closure of link path between the church and BUC car park   The link path between the church car park and the overflow car park situated at the BUC offices has been closed temporarily duri...
  • Connect Team hosts Barn Dance

    Posted on 10 March, 2016

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    The Connect Team is a new church department created in response to the continuing growth in numbers of the congregation. In such a large church it is easy to become overlooked and isolated and the ...
  • A Senior's Moment

    Posted on 10 March, 2016

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    Completing two decades in a particular church office may not be unusual within the denomination but the efforts of Rosemary 'Romy' Barham, who has just stood down after completing 20 years as Leade...
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    Excited children along with their parents and teachers attended a prize-giving event at the Stanborough Centre on Monday, 14th December, each one hoping that his or her entry had been selected as a...
  • Jazz-loving new minister at 'The Park'

    Posted on 01 January, 2016

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    The new face joining the ministerial team in the new year a  jazz-lover who has played percussion and drums in a Christian jazz band for the past five years.  Pastor Geert Tap, a Dutch national, ha...
  • Baptisms

    Posted on 22 December, 2015

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    We congratulate the following teenagers on ocassion of their baptism. Amy Cornwall's father is a church elder and she has reached Grade 8 in singing and violin lessons, demonstrating her talent wit...
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    The Annual Toy Service providing donated toys for needy local children was held at Stanborough Park Seventh-day Adventist Church on Saturday morning. As usual the Mayor of Watford, Baroness Dorothy...
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    For those facing a problem balancing the books after Christmas help will be at hand with a CAP Money Course starting at the church in the new year.The CAP Money Course is a revolutionary money mana...
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    In times of uncertainty it is reassuring to find some long-established traditions continuing. One of these is the Annual Toy Service at Stanborough Park Church which takes place every year just bef...
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    It was 'home at last' for members as the lengthy refurbishment and extension at Stanborough Park Church was completed after 17 long months just in time to avoid worshippers spending another winter ...