Change Can Be Hard

... for everyone.


I wonder what it was like when the first bicycle was invented and became popular. I imagine many thought they were useless and unnecessary. How about the car? Now there’s a change that must have been difficult. How about the first steamboat or the first radio, or TV, or telephone? Change can be so hard. […]

1400 People Seeking God

... rally in SoCal


1,400 people came together at Camps Mount Crags and Gilmore over the weekend. Men, women and kids all had a great day of spiritual nourishment and interaction that drew most everyone to the Lord. Commissioner Carolyn Knaggs spoke to the women. Author, David Morrow met with the men. The kids had a number of youth […]

Actor Hector David Jr. volunteers at The Way in Hollywood

...he's not just acting here.

The Way is a great mission of The Salvation Army. Listen to what Hector David Jr. says about his experience as a volunteer. John 14:6 Jesus answered, “I am the way and the truth and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me. (Click on the title if you do not see […]

Nepal in Distress

...can you help?

Can you help? Psalm 23:4 Even though I walk through the darkest valley, I will fear no evil, for you are with me; your rod and your staff, they comfort me. (Click on title to access video)

Fresno, California

...125 years and still counting.


With the help of TV celebrities Joey Horta and Julie Musgrave from Fresno’s CBS47, the Fresno Corps celebrated their 125th Anniversary in this good city with 450+ friends at a banquet last night. Also featured was an ARC Choir that sang and witnessed to the grace of God in their lives, Life Members of the […]

Adult Rehabilitation Center Command

...Salvation Army 101


The ministry of the Adult Rehabilitation Center Command is absolutely at the heart of The Salvation Army. Here in the West it’s led by Lt. Colonels Man-Hee and Stephanie Chang and their effective team. Today, we took the time to review all that God is doing in their ministry and celebrating the joy of the […]

San Bernardino, California

...building dedication


To call the occasion at San Bernardino a building dedication is a bit simplistic. In fact, it was a Campus Dedication with multiple buildings and facilities. Major Daniel Henderson and Captain Anya Henderson are the Corps Officers here and they are doing a remarkable job. The facilities indoor and outdoor are functional, missional, and they […]

North American Brass Celebration

save the date...21st May 2016


Coming to Long Beach, California on May 21st, 2016 will be the first ever North American Brass Celebration in The Salvation Army. Featured groups will be:   Canadian Staff Band – B/M John Lamb Chicago Staff Band – B/M Bill Himes New York Staff Band – B/M Ron Waiksnoris USA Southern Territorial Band – B/M […]

Cascade Division

...a beautiful place to serve the Lord.


Lt. Colonel Judith Smith is the Divisional Commander of this good division of the USA Western Territory, based in Portland, Oregon. It contains many corps and service institutions that are regularly serving the Lord around the clock to anyone that presents a viable need. I’m grateful for their every effort. Their future is solid as […]