01 Jun 2018

My Dad, the mayor

A life of service continues in West Virginia Major Mike Himes, corps officer at The Salvation Army Schenectady, N.Y., Corps, admits he was a little concerned when his father, retired

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01 Jun 2018

Saved to save others

Finding a new life at The Salvation Army When Bobby Aguirre underwent two brain surgeries in 2005, his family didn’t expect him to pull through. He came home from the

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01 Jun 2018

Dontay Gibson

The Messengers of the Gospel session of cadets is finishing a two–year odyssey at the College for Officer Training (CFOT), where Cadet Dontay Gibson and his sessionmates have done the

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01 Jun 2018

‘Moo’–tivated to Serve

Sentenced for having ‘Animals at Large’ leads to Eric Reip’s service to others. For Eric Reip, it truly was a blessing when the cows didn’t come home. Reip, who owns

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01 Jun 2018

Well–Rounded Spiritual Life

Like you, I have pursued spiritual growth with my fair share of peaks, valleys, and plateaus. Life can throw curve balls that may stifle or stimulate soul health. I confess

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01 Jun 2018

Book Reviews

Sacred Chaos by Tricia McCary Rhodes The idea of being spiritually disciplined interests and terrifies us at the same time. We know that some of these ancient rhythms have passed

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01 Jun 2018

Lady of Distinction

Barbara Bush remembered In a ceremony in Houston, Texas on April 21, 2018, Barbara Pierce Bush, known as one of the Salvation Army’s fiercest advocates, was laid to rest at

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01 Jun 2018

¡Curemos las brechas que nos dividen!

“Estas son las cosas más importantes para mí: la fe, la familia, los amigos.” — Barbara Bush En lo particular, los años 1990 fueron una década de transición. El Cuartel

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01 Jun 2018

Healing the Divide

“These are the things that are important to me; faith, family, friends.” — Barbara Bush For me, the 1990s was a decade of transitions. The Salvation Army’s National Headquarters, where

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01 Jun 2018

Jim Caviezel’s ‘Passion for Christ’

Jim Caviezel risked his acting career, his happiness, his health, and even his life to pursue a dramatic role that he believed was more than a job or even a

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31 May 2018

DIGITAL EDITION: JUNE 2018

To view all articles contained in this edition of SA Connects Magazine, click here. View all our Publications: http://issuu.com/saconnects About our ‘Digital Edition’ Magazine. With over 21 million publications, Issuu is the

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