01 Mar 2018

Spiritual Formation Resources at your fingertips

Are you looking for a spiritual push this spring? Does your soul need a warming? Perhaps you want to kick your prayer life into gear this year? If binge–watching internet

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01 Mar 2018

The Seven Storey Mountain

An Autobiography of Faith “The very contradictions in my life are in some ways signs of God’s mercy to me.” —Thomas Merton The Seven Storey Mountain is an open and

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01 Mar 2018

If this flag could talk …

Born on May 24, 1928, Thelma (Hill) Schotter has a house and heart full of memories in East Stroudsburg, Pa., as she approaches her 90th birthday. Growing up a Salvationist

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01 Mar 2018

Volunteerism rocks!

“You [volunteers] all play a vital role in The Salvation Army and for that, I thank you. God bless you all.” — General André Cox International leader of The Salvation

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02 Jan 2018

Relevents: Edgar Garcia

Edgar Garcia, AKA “Black Rhythm,” is a soldier at the Salvation Army’s San Juan Corps in Puerto Rico. He talks about the importance of serving his community, surviving asthma, and

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02 Jan 2018

Covenant

Covenant. It’s such a religious word! Not lightly dropped into a conversation. Yet, we instinctively know it has heft, something deep and unshakeable, and we’re mysteriously drawn to that. A

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02 Jan 2018

A Coat of Protection

Since its inception, The Salvation Army has helped victims of poverty, low social status, physical and psychological abuse, and natural or man–made disasters. Over time, this calling has inspired countless

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02 Jan 2018

‘HE’ scores! in Stapleton, NY

If you’re headed to Staten Island, N.Y., be prepared to cross a bridge. The Salvation Army there has learned all about building bridges of a different kind, including one that

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01 Jan 2018

WARNING: Pickleball is Addictive

That cautionary statement comes from a group that meets each week at the Ray and Joan Kroc Corps Community Center in Camden, N.J. They play the fast-growing paddle–ball sport, which

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01 Jan 2018

Rich Mahler III

As assistant chaplain for the NBA’s New York Knicks, and main chaplain of the Westchester Knicks, the NBA’s G (minor) League, Rich Mahler III is a spiritual mentor to athletes

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01 Jan 2018

A Starting Place

What is spiritual formation? The phrase spiritual formation may be unfamiliar to you. Perhaps you’re not really sure what it means. So, we thought we’d start the New Year by

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02 Dec 2017

Relevents: Rafael Nuñez

Rafael Nuñez, a soldier at the Manhattan Citadel Corps, talks about why Thanksgiving and Christmas are his favorite holidays, the importance of leaving hard times in God’s hands, and the

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