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  • Having a Ball

    A Salvation Army thrift store in Toronto supports a kids' soccer camp. June 28, 2017 by Krista Henry
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    Faith & Friends
    There are many things that are learned about life, success and hard work through kicking around a ball on the soccer field. Toronto's Bloor Central Soccer Club (BCSC)—with the assistance of a Salvation Army thrift store—is helping to teach those lessons to underprivileged children.
  • In the Joy of the Lord

    New lieutenants equipped and mobilized to share the gospel. June 27, 2017
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    Feature Articles
    On July 1, the cadets of the Joyful Intercessors Session will be commissioned and ordained as Salvation Army officers. As they prepare for a new chapter in their ministry, these 19 Salvationists share their journey to officership.
  • Force for Change

    General André Cox encourages Salvationists to be mobilized disciples of Christ. June 21, 2017 Interview by Geoff Moulton and Kristin Ostensen
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    Feature Articles
    Ahead of his visit to the Canada and Bermuda Territory, General André Cox shares the importance of getting out of our corps halls, and how the Army is responding to difficult issues facing the church today.
  • Stepping Out

    For Alex Woodley, dance and faith are two sides of the same God-given coin. June 21, 2017 by Ken Ramstead
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    Faith & Friends
    "I used to feel that my dancing and my faith were separate, that one was my job and the other my religion, that they rarely intersected or affected the other,” says Alex Woodley. “But I’ve come to recognize that the Lord has made the two readily accessible to me. Both my ability to dance and to have a relationship with God are blessings that make up a huge part of my identity.”
  • House of Hope

    A life sentence isn’t the end of the story for three offenders at Greenfield House. June 21, 2017 by Kristin Ostensen
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    Feature Articles
    Wade, Derrick and Albert share how The Salvation Army's corrections residence in Moncton, N.B., made reintegration possible after many years served in prison.
  • First Slovakian Officers Commissioned

    Commissioning event marked by "feeling of Pentecost." June 21, 2017
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    International News
    This year's commissioning event in The Netherlands, Czech Republic and Slovakia Territory included the commissioning of the first officers from Slovakia.
  • 94 and Counting

    High River’s oldest soldier shows no signs of slowing down. June 16, 2017 by Ken Ramstead
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    Feature Articles
    This month, The Salvation Army’s Foothills Church in High River, Alta., celebrated its 110th anniversary. Proudly in attendance was 94-year-old Edith Burke, Foothills’ oldest soldier and one of the territory’s oldest living uniformed Salvationists.
  • The Measure of a Man

    This Father’s Day, paying tribute to the lasting legacy of Corps Sergeant-Major Bert Vincent. June 16, 2017 by Lt-Colonel Wanda Vincent
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    Feature Articles
    How do you measure influence? Is it tangible or theoretical? In my opinion, it is measured by visibly changed lives, especially when they span family and community, generations and geography. My father-in-law, Bert Vincent, had this kind of influence. From within the family circle and beyond, his legacy is one of evangelism, encouragement, passion and prayer. He inspired many to be active in the kingdom of God.
  • A Matter of Trust

    I faced serious surgery, but God gave me peace. June 15, 2017 by Lieutenant Bethany Dueck
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    Feature Articles
    In March 2009, I sat in a doctor's office to learn the results of an MRI, and heard the words, "We found a large mass growing inside the walls of your spine."
  • Finding His Voice

    Recording artist Anthony Evans' message resonates beyond the hit TV show. June 14, 2017 by Christy Heitger-Ewing
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    Faith & Friends
    Recording artist, worship leader and The Voice alumnus Anthony Evans had just finished performing in New York City when one of his fans
    approached him during the post-show meet-and-greet. The man extended his forearm to reveal a tattoo that read, “Could It Be?” Anthony’s eyebrows raised, shocked to see the title of one of his songs permanently inked on someone.