01 May 2016

Corps News

In ‘Corps News’ we share grassroots stories of how God is working in your corps and ARCs. Have news? Send it along to us at SAConnects (magazine)!   YouTube star

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01 Jun 2015

June Corps News

In ‘Corps News’ we share grassroots stories of how God is working in your corps and ARCs. Basketball program changes lives Lynn, MA—This past March, the Lynn Corps celebrated the

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01 May 2015

May Corps News

In our ‘Corps News’ section, we share grassroots stories of how God is working in your corps and ARCs. Hitting the slopes Montclair, NJ—The Montclair (Citadel), N.J., Corps recently held its

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26 Jan 2015

Standing kettles, running 5K, sewing quilts, and celebrating Christmas!

100 kettles! Augusta, Maine—Gov. Paul R. LePage helped The Salvation Army kick off the Christmas season and kettle campaign at the Statehouse. “For more than 120 years around the world,

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04 Dec 2014

Finding purpose, painting faces, and bridging ‘gaps’

Men ‘On Purpose’ Lynn, MA—A record 19 men attended the 5th annual men’s retreat from Sept. 5–7 under the theme, “What Is Your Purpose?” Captain David Payton, corps officer, said

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27 Oct 2014

Vacation Bible School ‘rocks’!

Happenings in Harlem Harlem, NY—A team of 20 people from Cross Lane Community Church in Terre Haute Ind., volunteered at the Harlem Temple Corps and the Manhattan Citadel in July. The

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08 Oct 2014

NFL’s Jets, Dairy Queen’s bikes, and the peoples’ garden

Fighting crime Akron, OH—On Aug. 5, the Summit County Area Services took part in the 30th National Night Out Against Crime. Marian Calvin, director of development, said the family–friendly neighborhood

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13 Aug 2014

A ‘dream car,’ ‘Philly Sound,’ and Praise & Worship

Soldiers Enrolled Buffalo, NY— On June 1, Captains Raul and Wanda Rivera, Buffalo Temple’s corps officers, enrolled nine soldiers and a local officer. Sara Hernandez was enrolled as a junior

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11 Jul 2014

100 souls saved, $3,000 raised, and 113 years sober!

100 accept Christ Cleveland, OH—What happened at the West Park Corps on April 11 was truly amazing. “We had more than 600 people in our building, hearing a gospel message,

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20 May 2014

Singing gospel, planting ‘pinwheels,’ enrolling soldiers, and… commissioning local officers

Gospel extravaganza Springfield, OH—On March 29, the corps held its eighth annual Gospel Music Extravaganza concert featuring Gold City, Jeff and Sheri Easter, and the Nelons. “All three have performed

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23 Apr 2014

New soldiers, a lock–in, and eggnog

Welcoming new soldiers Newark, NJ—In March, 12 youths and seven  adults were sworn in as new junior and senior soldiers at the West Side Corps. Lt. Colonel Kenneth W. Maynor, territorial

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26 Mar 2014

Open hearts, cream pies, and God’s grace

‘Open Gym’ Opens Hearts Columbus, OH— On Tuesday nights, the Columbus Citadel Corps opens its gym to the public and invites residents of the Adult Rehabilitation Center (ARC) to join

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