Bright Sadness

Journeying with Jesus through the wilderness of Lent.

God grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, the courage to change the things I can and the wisdom to know the difference. These lines, widely known as the Serenity Prayer, are recited daily in rooms across the country by individuals seeking peace in their lives after a season of turmoil. In one of these rooms, I met Roz. She

The Woman at the Well

A nameless woman goes from outcast to evangelist when she meets Jesus.

Faith & Friends

The parable of the woman at the well shows that, although Jesus knows everything about our past, He still loves and esteems us. He wants to change us from the inside out and give us His living water that will cleanse us of our past sins. And when others see the change in us, they’ll be thirsty for Jesus, too! 

Young Liberia

The Salvation Army Polytechnic University College is preparing the next generation to succeed.


Education is for improving the lives of others and for leaving your community and world better than you found it.—Marian Wright Edelman, founder and president emerita of the Children’s Defense Fund

"I Chose My Life"

The Salvation Army’s Pathway of Hope program is transforming lives in Wiarton, Ont.

Kate’s unwavering love for her son and her yearning for a brighter future propelled her to The Salvation Army’s Pathway of Hope initiative, a transformative journey that completely changed her life. After dedicating three years to Pathway of Hope in Wiarton, Ont., Kate is determined to provide a better life for her six-year-old son,

Salvation Army Participates in World Day of Prayer

Annual event turns prayer into action.


Every year on the first Friday in March, Christians of many traditions come together to observe a common day of prayer for issues affecting women and children. World Day of Prayer (WDP) is an international, ecumenical movement that began almost a century ago.

Home Away From Home

For Breeze Mitchell, The Salvation Army was her centre of hope.

Faith & Friends

Breeze Mitchell was introduced to The Salvation Army’s Centre of Hope in Port Hardy, B.C.,in 2019. “This is a home away from home for me, and it is for a lot of other people, as well,” Breeze says

Small and Significant

Research project examines what small churches need to function and flourish in Canada.


This opportunity to know others and to be known reflects the deeply personal love God has for each one of us. How shall those of us in small congregations demonstrate this love?

Living Lent

The gospel is not a theological proposition—it is a story.


The proper observance of Lent is a communion with our brothers and sisters in Christ in bearing witness to God’s passionate and unparalleled love in Christ Jesus.