Seventh-Day Adventist Church

Stanborough Park Church Compassion : Love : Generosity



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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 ...
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    Congratulations to Life-long members of Stanborough Park Church, Llew and Margaret Meredith, who celebrate their Diamond Wedding anniversary on 28thOctober. As children, Watford-born Llew and Marga...
  • Social -Barn Dance

    Posted on 14 October, 2015

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    Another of Stanborough Park Church's regular barn dances was held on the evening of 10th October. These social events help to keep the church family in touch with each other. An enjoyable evening s...
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      Stanborough Park Church has been holding monthly health meetings as an outreach activity for a long time. However, the March meeting was certainly one with a difference and an innovative approach...
  • Harvest Festival

    Posted on 06 October, 2015

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    ‘Are you excited about the Harvest Festival?’ asked a 12 year old girl during Junior Sabbath School to a friend. ‘Yes! I always enjoy the Harvest Festival programme.’ replied the other girl excited...
  • Congratulations to retired Stanborough Secondary School teacher, Terry Menkens and his wife, Jean, who celebrated their Golden Wedding Anniversary on Sabbath, 6 June - See more at
  • Sunday 21 June 2015 Congratulations to John! John Cooper rode from Lands End to John O’Groats, covering the 875-mile distance in 10 cycling days. John set off for his solo ride on May 25, wi...
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    Congratulations to Kish Poddar, Ricardo Wright and Ravindran Bassi for completing their London-Paris cycling adventure.Full story on Watford Observer
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    Two members of Stanborough Park Church will be undertaking sponsored cycle rides raising funds for Garston-based STOP International, a charity that provides financial and material aid to orphanages...
  • New community-focused store

    Posted on 21 May, 2015

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    A new Co-operative supermarket was opened in the Abbotswood Estate in Leavesden by Watford's elected mayor and residents. Area co-ordinator Enoch Kanagaraj, a member of Stanborough Park Seventh-day...
  • Breaking News

    Posted on 19 May, 2015

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    Congratulations are due to Audrey Balderstone who has been awarded a Gold Medal at the 2015 Chelsea Flower Show for a floral arrangement on behalf of Watford Floral Society. Audrey has submitted e...
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    A  plaque commemorating the efforts of the late Alf Kelly MBE, a Stanborough Park Church member, in establishing the Watford Council for Voluntary Service and his voluntary work for the people of t...
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    The Stanborough College of Music, located in the Stanborough Centre in Garston, organised a special treat for music-loving local children in the form of an Easter Workshop run by the 'Wind-Up Pengu...
  • Christian Charity comes to light (nearly)!

    Posted on 28 December, 2014

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    Christmas means decorations and shopping malls usually display more than their fair share of lights which are usually switched on by a local or national celebrity. This year the management at ‘Intu...
  • Another success for music student Minyoung

    Posted on 05 December, 2014

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    Stanborough Park's Minyoung Bae was one of eight talented music students gathered at the Austrian Cultural Forum on 23rd November, each one hoping that his or her piano performance would impress th...
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    The Stanborough Centre has become an extremely popular venue for events in Garston. Such is its success that there has become a need for somebody to act as a receptionist who will help people find ...
  • Stanborough News Winter edition

    Posted on 24 January, 2014

    a pdf version of the Stanborough News.
  • Ringing the New Year changes

    Posted on 24 December, 2013

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    The New Year will see some personnel changes at Stanborough Park Seventh-day Adventist Church in Garston. Associate Pastor, “Pastor Karin” Wieczorek, will be returning to her native Sweden along wi...
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    Hundreds of toys festooned Stanborough Park Seventh-day Adventist Church in Garston last Saturday morning for the church’s Annual Toy Service. Each year for more than half a century generous church...