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Faith & Friends

Something to Give

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I was distraught and alone on Christmas Eve, but a caring Salvation Army kettle worker brought me hope when I had none.

Making Peace With the Past

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In the wake of the 1989 École Polytechnique massacre, Marc Lépine’s mother, Monique, overcame crippling grief and personal guilt through a renewed faith in God

Ark of Wonders

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At L’Arche, Matt Rawlins sees beyond disabilities to the person within

Lost and Found

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I thought my stories were lost forever. But Someone had His reasons for borrowing them 

Hope at Pier 21

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A mother and sister flee the devastation of the Second World War, and hear a Salvation Army band

Away in a Manger

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Would an infant meltdown or a diaper malfunction ruin the Christmas pageant? Could Baby Jesus handle the pressure?

The Way to San Jose

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For Jonathan Cheechoo, hard work and faith were instrumental in his journey from James Bay to the National Hockey League

Rags to Riches?

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In Slumdog Millionaire, director Danny Boyle tells
the story of an Indian orphan one question away
from greatness

The Sole Man

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At The Salvation Army’s compound in Tanzania, children with physical disabilities are given new hope, one shoe at a time

Hope is Born

Hope is Born

The birth of the Christ Child makes peace and forgiveness possible.

The Long Way Home

The Long Way Home

I didn’t want anything to do with God, until I reconnected with an old friend.

Opinion & Critical Thought

The Mary I Never Knew

The Mary I Never Knew

Reflecting on the faith of the first Christian.

Fond Farewell

Fond Farewell

Looking back in gratitude and ahead with confidence.

Territorial News

Canadian Staff Songsters Dedicated for Ministry

Canadian Staff Songsters Dedicated for Ministry

Newly formed group makes debut at installation service.

Territory Adopts Statement on Human Dignity

Affirming dignity is foundational and essential to Salvation Army ministry.

International News

General Leads 25th Anniversary Celebrations in Russia

General Leads 25th Anniversary Celebrations in Russia

Congress brings Salvationists together for time of worship and encouragement.

Salvation Army in Madagascar Inaugurated in Joyful Ceremony

Salvation Army in Madagascar Inaugurated in Joyful Ceremony

Five hundred gather to celebrate the official opening of work in the African island nation.

Faith & Friends

Kelli’s Heroes

Kelli’s Heroes

How a mom of a single mom is learning to let go.

Baby On Board

Baby On Board

Between pizza, barbed wire and pink golf clubs, I’ve got the whole granddad thing covered.