Stories - Salvation Army Canada
  • 6 Questions for the New Year

    6 Questions for the New Year

    Personal reflection questions for 2020 January 1, 2020 Laura Van Schaick

    The New Year can be a wonderful time to reflect on the goodness of God, and to consider the direction of our lives. 

    God wants us to be intentional about how we live.

    The theme for Women’s Ministries in 2020 internationally is “Take Time to be Holy.”  In the Canada and Bermuda Territory, we are encouraging women to...

  • Think Outside The Box

    Think Outside The Box

    Stepping away from the consumerism of Christmas December 11, 2019 Laura Van Schaick

    Check out this list of non-monetary gifts – perfect for everyone (whether they’re on your list or not.)

  • Joy Ball holds purses ready to be given to victims of human trafficking

    Purses For Police

    Women at Oshawa Temple respond to human trafficking November 14, 2019 Captain Laura Van Schaick
    Women in Oshawa are sending messages of love that promote dignity to victims of human trafficking, one purse at a time.
  • IHQ Christmas Letter

    Christmas Greetings from International Headquarters

    Commissioner Bronwyn Buckingham wishes all a blessed, extra-ordinary Christmas October 31, 2019 Commissioner Bronwyn Buckingham

    CHRISTMAS 2019

    Dear Friends

    ‘That night there were shepherds staying in the fields nearby, guarding their flocks of sheep. Suddenly, an angel of the Lord appeared among them, and the radiance of the Lord’s glory surrounded them. They were terrified, but the angel reassured them. “Don’t be afraid!” he said. “I...

  • Catherine Booth Preaching

    Celebrating Women's Right To Preach

    Catherine Booth defended our right to preach over 150 years ago October 25, 2019 Captain Laura Van Schaick
    Filed Under:
    Women's Ministries
    Preach, sisters.  It's your God-given right.
  • Day Of The Girl

    #OurGirlsMatter

    Celebrating Day Of The Girl October 15, 2019 Captain Laura Van Schaick
    Filed Under:
    Women's Ministries
    In honour of International Day of the Girl, we asked girls from across the Canada and Bermuda Territory, “what does it mean to be a girl where you live?” 
  • Women Of Impact

    Women of Impact

    Three #WomenOfImpact who pioneered The Salvation Army in the Canada and Bermuda Territory October 2, 2019 Captain Laura Van Schaick
    Filed Under:
    Women's Ministries
    As we celebrate Women's History Month in Canada (October), we're sharing the stories of three #WomenOfImpact who pioneered The Salvation Army in The Canada and Bermuda Territory.