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Feature Articles

Vive la France!

Vive la France! 0

How moving to a new country showed me God’s faithfulness.

Giving Brighter Futures in Chile

Giving Brighter Futures in Chile 0

How children’s lives are getting better Chile through Brighter Futures Children’s Sponsorship Program

One Army Resources Now Available

One Army Resources Now Available 0

New teaching material unites Salvationists worldwide

Celebrating Volunteers: Ron Goyer: Packing Food with Care

Celebrating Volunteers: Ron Goyer: Packing Food with Care 0

Ron wanted to volunteer at the Centre of Hope as a means of saying “thanks.”

Celebrating Volunteers: Lucy Martin: Cheering Up Seniors

Celebrating Volunteers: Lucy Martin: Cheering Up Seniors 0

For 39 years, Lucy has been visiting seniors at the Maitland Manor nursing home in Goderich, Ont.

Celebrating Volunteers: Larry and Doreen Slashinsky: Welcoming Newcomers

Celebrating Volunteers: Larry and Doreen Slashinsky: Welcoming Newcomers 0

The Slashinskys are former teachers who have been volunteering at the Barbara Mitchell Family Resource Centre for two years.

Celebrating Volunteers: Dr. Rod Overton: Fixing Joint Pain

Celebrating Volunteers: Dr. Rod Overton: Fixing Joint Pain 0

Growing out of a desire to give back to the community, Dr. Rod Overton and a team of chiropractors offer their skills every Friday.

Celebrating Volunteers: Melissa Fulton: Finding Joy in Food Service

Celebrating Volunteers: Melissa Fulton: Finding Joy in Food Service 0

Melissa Fulton has served meals at Belkin House for almost three years.

Spiritual Spectators: A Student’s Story: Herta Neufeld

Spiritual Spectators: A Student’s Story: Herta Neufeld 0

“There was no room to ask questions or offer different answers,” says Booth UC student Herta, who felt alienated from the church for many years.

Spiritual Spectators: A Student’s Story: Justin van Oeveren

Spiritual Spectators: A Student’s Story: Justin van Oeveren 0

“I learned how to be OK with not having all the answers and not necessarily knowing with certainty, and living in grace,” says Booth UC student Justin, reflecting on his experience of leaving–and later returning to–the church.

Prime Time

Prime Time

An after-school program in Somerset, Bermuda, is meeting a community need.

When Life Hits Hard

When Life Hits Hard

My husband’s unexpected heart surgery brought me to my knees.

Opinion & Critical Thought

How Beautiful

How Beautiful

Bringing good news through the Partners in Mission campaign.

Ode to Joy

Ode to Joy

What’s your happiness quotient?

Territorial News

Booth University College Announces Appointment of Next President

Booth University College Announces Appointment of Next President

Dr. Marjory Kerr to become fifth president of Booth, effective July 1, 2016.

Kettle Campaign Raises Over $22 Million

Kettle Campaign Raises Over $22 Million

Annual Salvation Army appeal surpasses goal for 2015.

International News

General’s Visit to India a Time of Joy, Challenge

General’s Visit to India a Time of Joy, Challenge

Thousands gather to worship and praise God as General André Cox encourages Salvationists to tell the world how they have been transformed by God.

Accountability Movement Takes Off

General André Cox outlines principles of accountability in The Salvation Army.

Faith & Friends

Life Changer

Life Changer

Years of abuse led Jay Kivell down the path of drug addiction. But a new life was waiting for him.

The Church Behind the Thrift Store

The Church Behind the Thrift Store

Quebec pastor explains what The Salvation Army is all about.