If you think about the word ‘soldier’, many images and words come to mind. In The Salvation Army, backstage pass, card carrying members of the church are called soldiers. Below is one young university student’s view on soldiership.
What is it?
It is a call. A stance. A commitment. A covenant.
It is a start to a lifelong [...]
This past summer I did a bit of volunteering at a local urban farming plot that some friends facilitate. They have been given half of a parking lot in the middle of Hastings Street in the Downtown Eastside of Vancouver, BC to set up small garden plots. They fit about six 3×5 plots for specific [...]
[ March 31, 2013; ]
Plan to carve out time along with the rest of your comrades around the world to intercede on behalf of our children. Pray for blessing, protection over their minds/thoughts, for transformed hearts and minds, for courage to be salt and light…
Pray by yourself or get some friends together/do it as a small group. Lead it [...]
HERO: George Scott Railton
Years Fighting: 1868-1913
Hero ID: Soldier Saint
Mission: Total sacrifice to win the war against Satan
Strength: self-sacrifice, superhuman language decoder, passion and conviction, holiness, unwavering loyalty
Ten years old, stricken with cholera, alone at home, and convinced he was going to die, George Scott Railton prayed eagerly for God’s forgiveness. He knew from his parents [...]
Have you heard about our new GLOBAL campaign called Live Life? This is a journey towards Easter, following the timeline of Lent, but it goes way beyond a traditional Bible study. Here are 10 reasons why you should join the journey to Live Life, kicking off February 13.
1. Share with Global [...]
These Salvation Army young people from Yarmouth, Nova Scotia are heading off to Kingston, Jamaica for a missions trip March 8-15th, 2013! They will be heading to a compound area run by The Salvation Army and interactions there will include working with the local church/corps, running vacation bible School, reaching out to seniors, working [...]
The Maritime Division recently held their first annual College and Careers retreat in Truro, NS, with nearly 30 young adults from across the three provinces. The theme for the weekend was “Jesus Manifesto – restoring the supremacy of Christ in your life and culture”. Speakers Keith and Shona Pike challenged these young adults to make [...]