Uncategorized

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.

The Big Church Supper

The Big Church Supper 0

A drama based on Jesus’ Parable of the Great Banquet.

Bread of Life

Bread of Life

A learning and fellowship program helps single mothers better provide for their families.

Finding Light in the Holy Land

Finding Light in the Holy Land

On a trip to the Holy Land, I discovered my purpose as a disciple of Christ.

Opinion & Critical Thought

It’s Not Fair!

It’s Not Fair!

Were you born in a bread country or a cake country? The answer makes a world of difference.

The Day Laughter Died

The Day Laughter Died

A tribute to Robin Williams.

Territorial News

Territorial Survey Reveals Most Valued Areas of Ministry

Results to help Army strengthen connection between behaviours and values.

Salvation Army Joins Faith Leaders in Condemning Persecution in Mosul, Iraq

Leaders stand with those committed to ensuring respect for the human rights of all.

International News

Salvation Army Provides Help After Earthquake in China

Salvation Army Provides Help After Earthquake in China

Emergency supplies sent to worst-hit areas in Yunnan Province.

UPDATE: West African Ebola Outbreak

UPDATE: West African Ebola Outbreak

Update to West African Ebola Outbreak article posted August 6, 2014

Faith & Friends

The Salvation Army’s Transitional House in Ottawa: Committed to Change

The Salvation Army’s Transitional House in Ottawa: Committed to Change

For Shawn, an Army addictions program was there when he needed it the most.

After the Applause

After the Applause

Renowned Canadian tenor Ben Heppner intends to be the busiest—and happiest—retiree in show business.