SASRA News & Events - Soldiers' & Airmen's Scripture Readers Association

  • Published 26 Mar 2020

    COVID-19 Bulletin 1

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  • Published 17 Jan 2020

    Major General becomes new President of SASRA

    On the 1st January 2020, Major General RJ Thomson CBE DSO became President of SASRA. He succeeds General the Lord Dannatt GCB CBE MC DL, who after 20 years as our President becomes President Emeritus of the Association.

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  • Published 25 Jun 2019

    Our Day 2019

    Thank You to all who attended Our Day 2019. The date for your diary is 26th September 2020.

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  • Published 21 Jun 2019

    Premier Radio interview with ASR Lee McDade

    An interview of ASR Lee McDade with Ian Britton of Premier Christian Radio was broadcast on 7th June 2019 on their Inspirational Breakfast show at around 8:25am.  Catterick Garrison in North Yorkshire is the largest British Army garrison in the world training infantrymen so they can deploy operation

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  • Published 5 Jun 2019

    Army Scripture Readers in WWII

    Photo - Men of the 50th (Northumbrian) Infantry Division of the British Army coming ashore at Gold Beach near Normandy, France, on 6 June 1944 at the start of the Invasion (credit - public domain) From the SASRA archives... Headquarters Notes 

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  • Published 29 Apr 2019

    ASR Steve Penny

    ASR Steve Penny passed into the presence of his Lord and Saviour on Thursday 25th April 2019. Steve was a lively and engaging character, showing immense enthusiasm for sharing the Lord Jesus with soldiers, and took great satisfaction in his Scripture Reading duties.

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