01 Oct 2017

Reflective Retreats for Officers

As a resource to the officers of the USA Eastern Territory, the Spiritual Life Development Department has been conducting Reflective Retreats for Officers. These retreats are contemplative and reflective in nature with concerted

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03 Feb 2017

Taste and See – Prayer Walk

There are quite a few foods and flavors mentioned in the Scriptures.  From manna in the desert to Jesus saying “I am the bread of life,” eating was not only

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05 Dec 2016

Celebrating Purposefully

The holidays…. Every year I tell myself I will be more organized so that I don’t get swept away with the frenetic pace that seems to come over me during

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01 Dec 2016

A Christmas Prayer Walk – A Group Worship Experience

This prayer walk should not be experienced alone.  Since Christmas is often celebrated with family and friends, this prayer walk is best experienced with family members, with a partner or small

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02 Nov 2016

Cultivate- Cohort 4

The Application period for the 2017/2018 Cohort are closed.  Cohort 5 will begin in January 2018 with applications available in Fall 2017. God has designed us for holistic growth. .

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20 Sep 2016

Lectio Divina Part 7: Romans 8:31-39

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13 Sep 2016

Lectio Divina Part 6: Isaiah 30:15-21

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09 Sep 2016

Lectio Divina Part 5: 1 Corinthians 2:9-16

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07 Sep 2016

Psalms in Nature

The beauty of God’s creation draws us to delight in God’s goodness and his loving presence in the moment.  And the prayers of the Psalmist gives voice and shape to

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01 Sep 2016

In need of a new read?

The Spiritual Life Development team has some recommendations. The Common People’s Gospel by Gunpei Yamamuro Review by Major Young Kim Gunpei Yamamuro (1872–1940) was the first Japanese Salvation Army commissioner.

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30 Aug 2016

Lectio Divina Part 4: Psalm 37:3-7

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23 Aug 2016

Lectio Divina Part 3: Ephesians 3:16-20

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