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  • Originally from Saskatchewan, Molly Thomas' career has taken her all over the world


    Beyond the Headlines

    February 13, 2019
    In an age of fake news, award-winning TV host Molly Thomas fights to tell the truth.
  • A Brighter Future


    A Brighter Future

    February 8, 2019
    Elizabeth Ngare will forever remember the day when The Salvation Army took her to school.
  • “This is about more than pencils and crayons,” says teacher Kevin McCoy, here with Linda Leigh


    Help After the Hurricane

    February 6, 2019
    In the wake of Michael, The Salvation Army is dispatched to where the need is greatest.
  • Laura Hepditch, dressed up for a Halloween/harvest-themed evening (Photo: Carson Samson)


    A Caring Kids Club

    January 23, 2019
    At The Salvation Army's Heritage Park Temple in Winnipeg, children connect with God and one another.
  • Nik Wallenda wire-walks 55 metres above Sarasota, Florida, in 2013 (Photo: Tim Boyles)


    Fear Less

    January 16, 2019
    Tightrope walker Nik Wallenda finds the right balance thanks to his faith.
  • "Even Huntington's is not going to stop me," says Amanda Rivait, with Captain Karen Holland


    God's Warrior

    January 9, 2019
    Amanda Rivait's Salvation Army family supports her as she struggles with Huntington's disease.
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    Where I Needed to Be

    January 3, 2019
    How could I look into the eyes of someone who had taken another person's life?
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    A Man Named Joseph

    December 21, 2018
    All this father wanted on Christmas eve was one thing.
  • Seeing the Signs


    Seeing the Signs

    December 19, 2018
    How could Diane Stark look at someone in need and not see him?
  • Cpts David and Laura Hickman, with their children, greet a nursing home resident (Photos: Joe Vella)


    We Wish You a Merry Christmas

    December 12, 2018
    In Goderich and across Canada and Bermuda, The Salvation Army brings joy during the holidays.
  • Jack Best (Photo: Fred Chartrand)


    Kettle Caring

    December 6, 2018
    There are as many reasons to give to The Salvation Army at Christmas as there are people who do so.
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    To Pray or Not to Pray

    November 28, 2018
    What happens when they aren't being answered?
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    Tea and Dignity

    November 21, 2018
    There's still good in the world—and good people—as a morning at my favourite coffee shop showed me.
  • A Salvation Army band participates in a recent Santa Claus parade


    March of Faith

    November 14, 2018
    A Santa Claus parade changed Elizabeth Leduke's life.
  • From the Front


    From the Front

    November 9, 2018
    As the Great War came to a close, soldiers expressed their appreciation to The Salvation Army.
  • Lt.-Col. Jeff Spitzig in his office at CFB Borden (Photo: Pamela Richardson)


    Onward, Christian Soldier

    November 7, 2018
    Lt.-Col. Jeff Spitzig wears his faith as proudly as his Canadian Forces uniform.
  • Captain Peter Kim (left) and Bob. Together, they are improving the lives of vulnerable people


    A Voice for the Voiceless

    October 31, 2018
    Captain Peter Kim knew what Bob's life on the streets was like—after all, he'd been there, too.
  • Ruth Hobbis (right) takes a break with local children in a Malawian village


    Mission to Africa

    October 24, 2018
    A fact-finding tour opened my eyes to the good work The Salvation Army does worldwide
  • Natalie MacMaster and Donnell Leahy married in 2002 and released their first album together in 2015


    Fiddles and Family

    October 17, 2018
    Celtic music's power couple Natalie MacMaster and Donnell Leahy keep faith as their centre.
  • Two members of the Salvation Army youth group hand out coffee and cookies


    Coffee, Cookies and Christ

    October 10, 2018
    In Toronto, a Salvation Army youth group helps spread compassion to those on the streets.

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