[ November 11, 2015; ] In Flanders fields the poppies blow
Between the crosses, row on row,
That mark our place; and in the sky
The larks, still bravely singing, fly
Scarce heard amid the guns below.
For over a hundred years Canadians have paused on November 11th to remember the sacrifice of those who died in war. Those terrible times are so far removed [...]
[ December 5, 2015; ] I’ll Fight Day is a Salvation Army youth servant evangelism day that will take place all across the world. It’s a way for you to share the Gospel through practical acts of kindness: like giving out free hot chocolate, returning shopping carts or cleaning up at a mall food court. These acts are done to [...]
Wanting to branch out in your camp staff experience? Sick of the dish pit? Start now to get ready for an amazing future as a camp lifeguard!
Here are the basic steps you’ll need to follow to qualify as a lifeguard in Canada. Remember to check your local Lifesaving Society website to make sure of Provincial [...]
[ October 2, 2015 to October 4, 2015. October 2, 2015 to October 4, 2015. ] Prairie youth will be converging soon for an amazing weekend of worship, fellowship and fun! Our guest speakers for the weekend are Cadets Curtis and Erin Metcalf who are presently starting their 2nd year at CFOT. Pastor Andy Vincent who is presently a youth pastor in Bishop Falls, Newfoundland and his band will be leading worship. [...]
[ September 27, 2015; ] Slavery has been abolished all around the world. Yet estimates are that over 20 million people are enslaved today. 20 million is a big number. More people are enslaved today than at any other point in history.
Women, men and children are trafficked for labour in mines, factories, service industries, private homes and on farms. Women, [...]
I know some people don’t really like school. The boring classes, tough assignments, exams and all the rest aren’t exactly the funnest way to spend our days. But have you ever thought what life would be like without an education? I don’t mean chillin at home playing games all day either! Today there are around [...]
And here are the answers for last week’s pop quiz:
How many Salvation Army camps are there in Canada? There are ten SA camps currently in use, but The Salvation Army also still owns Camp Silver Birches in NL, which makes eleven.
Can you name all the SA camps in Canada? Camp Sunrise, Camp Mountainview, Pine Lake [...]
All right everyone! It’s time for a pop quiz. How well do you know your camps?
How many Salvation Army camps are there in Canada?
Can you name all the SA camps in Canada?
Which province or territory has the most SA camps?
Which SA camp is the oldest?
Which SA camp is the BEST?
Okay that last one might be [...]
What fun is camp without the waterfront? If you’re a qualified lifeguard, we need you! If you think you have what it takes to keep kids safe during the long, hot summer days, send in your application ASAP.
Pine Lake Camp, AB
Contact: Rick Robins
Contact: Rick Zelinsky
Lake L’Achigan, QC (18+, no French needed)
Contact: Rachel Shiels
Applications for [...]
Do you want to take some time to travel, learn a new skill or make new friends from other cultures? Maybe you could attend a Folk High School in Norway!
There are a limited number of grants available for (active) Salvationist young adults aged 18-25 to attend the Salvation Army run “Folk High School” in [...]