22 Sep 2020

Faith Through Covid

If you ask Jean Renel Murat about his COVID–19 experience, he will tell you it was both bad and good. First, the bad. Murat, who helped start the Haitian ministry

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21 Sep 2020

Motorcycles in Maine

The 3rd annual “Ride for the Red Shield” motorcycle event was scheduled for July this year in Houlton, Maine, but COVID-19 brought those plans to a skidding halt. Envoy Frank Nataluk

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18 Sep 2020

A sign of hope

The COVID–19 shutdown caused millions of people to lose their jobs, leaving them without money to buy food and other provisions and afraid to even leave their homes. However, in

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16 Sep 2020

God on the move: Officers redeployed during COVID-19

Every few years, Salvation Army officers are sent to new assignments. When that happens, it’s sometimes hard for them to move, say “goodbye” to old friends, and prepare to meet

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15 Sep 2020

New beginnings

In June, The Salvation Army opened a new corps building in Bellevue, Pa., just outside Pittsburgh, but that’s only half the story. The North Boroughs Worship & Service Center is

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11 Sep 2020

A day like any other

The morning of September 11, 2001 began as would any other day for Major Thomas Applin. As the divisional secretary for the Empire State Division, one of his responsibilities was

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09 Sep 2020

Full Zoom Ahead?

COVID–19 forced many church leaders to change the way they held services and interacted with their congregations. Will this be the future in a post–pandemic world? After COVID–19 caused the

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02 Sep 2020

Back to School Bash

Where there’s a will, there’s a way. The Pittsburgh, Pa., Temple’s 5th annual “Back to School Bash” went on this year despite COVID-19 putting a damper on the fun. In

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31 Aug 2020

Stuffing the Bus

COVID-19 has made the start of the 2020-21 school year a strange one. Some kids are returning to their familiar classrooms in person. Others will begin the year virtually. Either

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28 Aug 2020

48 States in 10 Days

Tom Furman is an adventurer who certainly embraces challenges. The 29-year-old Hoboken, N.J., resident has ridden his motorcycle in some daring places, including a 400-mile loop in northern Thailand. Last

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24 Aug 2020

‘They see God in us’

“Whatever you do, work heartily, as for the Lord and not for men.”—Colossians 3:23. Cynthia Kyser still remembers the sweet Christian spirit she felt last November when she entered the Ray

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12 Aug 2020

IKEA assembles lodge donation

A few years ago, the Swedish furniture company IKEA* employed the marketing slogan, “Home is the most important place in the world.” However, thanks to a coronavirus-related donation of $2,500

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