24 Jul 2019

The Two Unhealthy, Even Dangerous Misconceptions of The Christian Life and Holiness: PART 1

In my spiritual journey as a child of God, I see there are two particular perceptions against the biblical principle of holiness should be considered as the unhealthy, even dangerous

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18 Jul 2019

Summer reading for you

Can you see yourself sitting on a bench, feeling a cool breeze, while reading some wonderful books with your friend? Enjoy these suggestions from Spiritual Life Development (SLD) and have

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11 Jul 2019

Pray Together/Oremos Juntos

            The PRAY TOGETHER initiative is a simple, unifying prayer focus that can be shared throughout our territory, as we focus our petitions unitedly. It is

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11 Jul 2019

Una invitación para el Instituto de Santidad de soldados 2019

RESERVE LA FECHA DEL SEMINARIO DE SANTIDAD PARA SOLDADOS 2019. ENVÍE A SU GENTE PARA ESTA ACTIVIDAD LLENA DEL ESPÍRITU SANTO. “El Instituto de Santidad”, por más de una década,

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20 Jun 2019

Through the Eyes of a Child

One of the delightful roles in my life these days is Pre-K Sunday School Teacher. Every Sunday I have the privilege of teaching a gaggle of full-of-life kiddos between the ages

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30 May 2019

Beautiful Retreat

Belle Haven Marina, The Potomac River Alexandria, Virginia April 8, 2019 The first paddle of the season. No hurry. Time alone with Jesus. Breathing in His grace. Breathing out distractions.

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07 May 2019

Cultivate Continues

CULTIVATE, a Spiritual Life Development (SLD) course of the Eastern Territory, is entering its 6th cohort. The desire and need for going deeper with God are evident as this spiritual

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25 Apr 2019

Fasting Series Wrap Up

For the last several months, the SLD Department has posted blogs on the topic of fasting. We’ve heard from various people around the territory (officers and soldiers and a cadet).

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12 Apr 2019

My Absolute Fast – A Fasting Experience with Cadet Shawn Williams

Recently, I had the opportunity to participate in an absolute fast.  This is the kind of fast in which you don’t eat anything and just drink water for a given

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05 Apr 2019

Why John Wesley Matters For Salvationists?

John Wesley’s life and his teaching on holiness have significantly influenced the Christian church in general and The Salvation Army in particular. Based on this premise, the inquiry of “why

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03 Apr 2019

Confessions of a Non-Faster

I don’t fast. I know I am missing out on what many consider a vital part of their relationship with the Lord and a critical component of their prayer life.

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28 Mar 2019

Hungry For Justice

Today fasting in Christianity is seen as a process to pursue personal spirituality. But is that the whole picture? The biblical way to God is not just about God Himself

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