An Enduring Faithfulness

How The Salvation Army shaped my town—and me.

It was the fall of 1899 in my hometown of Monkstown—then known as Paradise Sound—a tiny, isolated community accessible only by boat in Newfoundland and Labrador. The town had no church building and no regular full-time minister. In faith, the men of the town built a church. They called it the “Whosoever House,” and they

Penney for Your Thoughts

The importance of Christian community.


Jillian Penney attends Vernon Community Church, B.C., where she is the children and youth co-ordinator and team lead for their neighbourhood outreach program. She also serves as a regional co-ordinator for the British Columbia Division’s youth department. This is the first article of a new series, where we will get to know Salvationists from across the territory. 

Unity in Access

A new sensory room at St. Thomas Citadel, Ont., is creating a more understanding church.

As a parent of a child with exceptional needs, Captain Tracy Savage, corps officer at St. Thomas Citadel and Community Ministries, Ont., set out to answer one question: “How do we, as pastors, allow for all families to worship with us in a way that is supportive and easy?” Attending regular services and engaging in church activities

Count Me In!

The welcome to the 22nd General of The Salvation Army.


On Sunday, September 3, 2023, General Lyndon Buckingham and Commissioner Bronwyn Buckingham, World President of Women’s Ministries, were officially welcomed at the Salvation Army’s Regent Hall in London, England.

Scarborough Citadel Offers New Community Café

The corps foyer has transformed into a welcoming hub for fellowship.

The Salvation Army at Toronto’s Scarborough Citadel recently transformed its foyer into a new community café, opening its doors throughout the week to anyone wishing to access programming, visit the food bank or find connection and support. Recognizing that their building was underutilized throughout the week, Scarborough Citadel

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Have Wheels, Will Travel

How a bike from The Salvation Army helped a Winnipeg radio host.

Faith & Friends

The purchase of a bike from The Salvation Army had a significant impact on Christian Aumell's life and helped him through a challenging period of adjustment.

Accidental Faith

A near-death experience helped me to better trust God and live a thankful life.

Faith & Friends

"...even if that driver hadn’t slammed on his brakes and we hadn’t walked away from that accident so easily, we would still have been all right."

May You Fare Well

Commissioners Floyd and Tracey Tidd share a message of hope in their final chapel as territorial leaders.

Opinion & Critical Thought
Commissioner Floyd Tidd: When we first arrived back in the Canada and Bermuda Territory from our time as leaders in Australia four years ago, in the first chapel, I talked about my Rubik’s Cube, and the lessons of life and leadership that I’ve learned from it. I want to use it as a focus for us this morning, slightly different than