14 Feb 2017

The Wilkersons

Partners in Health Many people will walk into a Salvation Army church or community center seeking spiritual redemption. But initially, Tamiko Wilkerson came to the Philadelphia Ray & Joan Kroc

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14 Feb 2017

A Spiritual Ball Carrier

Demetrius Marlowe’s stellar career as an athletic coach, pastor, and high school and college educator has offered him many opportunities to engage young people and bring out the best in

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01 Feb 2017

Being Courageous

The Territorial Committee for Salvationists of African Descent has given voice to a special need within The Salvation Army—to ensure that all soldiers know Salvationists of African descent are an

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17 Jan 2017

Relevents: Major Ronald Foreman

Major Ronald Foreman, divisional commander of the Empire State Division, talks about sports ministry, the Salvation Army’s work with immigrants, and carrying the torch for the Winter Olympics. I enjoy

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17 Jan 2017

Crossover

In this issue of SAConnects (magazine), we highlight sports ministry in The Salvation Army. For many years, the Army has offered sports programs in its ministries around the world. Some well–known

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17 Jan 2017

Phil Cooke

Phil Cooke is a rarity: a Hollywood movie producer who holds a doctorate in theology. He’s the man Christian organizations, churches, and denominations call on to help them engage a

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15 Jan 2017

Mascots Take Over Boston!

When a festively decorated Salvation Army truck arrived in front of Macy’s in the Boston, Mass., Downtown Crossing, a crowd of shoppers and people eating lunch wondered who or what

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15 Jan 2017

The Coach Speaks

Coach Carnell Suttles has been coming to The Salvation Army’s Boston South End Corps Community Center since he was five. That was 53 years ago. He has worked for the

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15 Jan 2017

Athletes and Officers

For many years, The Salvation Army has developed young people through sports ministry. Some of them have reached iconic status as internationally known athletes. David Robinson, Julius (Dr. J) Erving,

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14 Jan 2017

SA Honors Russell Wilson

Collaborating with Demetrius Marlowe in establishing a middle school leadership conference at North Carolina State University was just the beginning of a long list of humanitarian initiatives for star quarterback

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14 Jan 2017

A Beacon of Light

Terrel Davis uses his knees for more than long jumping at the University of Hartford. He also uses them for prayer. “Every night before I have a meet, I pray

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