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Is there a better way to do what you’re doing? I’m thinking of the essentials, not the habits or inconsequentials. Raising your children? Making your marriage work? Purpose of your life? Job performance? Future plans? With these very important matters on the altar, why would you give them less than your best attention, and why […]

Building a Home

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From the outset, understand that The Salvation Army works intensely with the homeless. Our job is to help them find a home. It’s significant that we are not simply trying to connect them with a house or an apartment, but a home. When Carolyn was a chaplain for three different homeless shelters in New York […]

One Army

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In the course of International theme making, One Army has made its way into the tripartite banner we serve with these days. As a fact, the concept of One Army can only go so far. We are at our best when we are a local movement, relating to a specific community, meeting needs in Jesus’ […]

Maud, Emma, and Evangeline: America’s Love Affair With The 3 Booth Women

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There’s a new book by The Salvation Army that you’ll want to read. It’s published by the USA Western Territory and is written by Canadian Salvationist and scholar, R.G. Moyles. From the Amazon.com advertisement: “The story of Maud, Emma and Evangeline Booth as seen through the lens of popular American culture enables us to witness […]

Robin Williams

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We mourn the death of Mr. Robin Williams and pray for his family in these days. When on stage, he always held our attention with dynamic comedy. I join the many who have benefited from his skillful performances and imaginative representations. Today would not be the day to debate the cause of death or factors […]

What does The Salvation Army believe? (11 of 11)

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The Salvation Army, an international movement, is an evangelical part of the universal Christian Church. Its message is based on the Bible. Its ministry is motivated by the love of God. Its mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ and to meet human needs in His name without discrimination. Doctrine eleven of The […]

Western Music Institute 2014

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B/M Neil Smith, Territorial Music Secretary, is leading a wonderful week with over 200 students and staff at this annual gathering of interested musicians. B/M Andrew Blyth and his wife Susan are the guests for the occasion with their capable contributions in music, spirit, and leadership. Most other Divisional Music Leaders are supporting the encampment […]

What does The Salvation Army believe? (10 of 11)

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The Salvation Army, an international movement, is an evangelical part of the universal Christian Church. Its message is based on the Bible. Its ministry is motivated by the love of God. Its mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ and to meet human needs in His name without discrimination. The tenth doctrine of […]

What does The Salvation Army believe? (9 of 11)

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The Salvation Army, an international movement, is an evangelical part of the universal Christian Church. Its message is based on the Bible. Its ministry is motivated by the love of God. Its mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ and to meet human needs in His name without discrimination. The ninth doctrine of […]