01 Apr 2018

Students of the World

International Social Justice Commission The International Social Justice Commission (ISJC) is an arm of The Salvation Army’s International Headquarters and is based in New York City. It serves as a

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01 Mar 2018

Women of the Army

Three women carry on The Salvation Army’s rich tradition of service, compassion, and holiness. Here are their compelling stories. Back to her roots Retired Major Joan Sayer grew up at

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01 Mar 2018

Moving Beyond Crisis

Last April, Luisa Gutierrez thought she was going to The Salvation Army in New Haven, Conn., to simply pick up a few vegetables for her guinea pig. She got her

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01 Dec 2017

Six tips to help orange run smoothly!

As I entered my fourth–period class, something happened that left my stomach in knots. After two years of mastering the clarinet (the definition of “mastering” is admittedly loose), my band

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01 Dec 2017

Q&A: Major Sue Dunigan

“Speak up for those who cannot speak for themselves, for the rights of all who are destitute. Speak up and judge fairly; defend the rights of the poor and needy.”

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01 Dec 2017

Christ’s *Incarnation

*Literally, putting into flesh; the practice of making a spiritual truth tangible, concrete, actual; the event of eternal, global significance whereby God was made known through the human life of

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01 Nov 2017

Beyond the *mercy seat

*A designated place of prayer in the front of a chapel, often a plain bench with a cushion for kneeling, also known as ‘the penitent form’ or ‘the altar.’ Great

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01 Nov 2017

The Lord’s Work

Whatever you do, work at it with all your heart, as working for the Lord, not for human masters. — Colossians 3:23 Surgeons will tell you that after every medical

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01 Nov 2017

The cursebreakers

Osvaldo & Iliana — life after addiction For years, substance abuse had scarred the lives of Iliana and Osvaldo “Ozzie” Rivera. Now, as soldiers in The Salvation Army, they talk

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01 Oct 2017

Acts of gratitude

Soldier Elizabeth Sooja Kim of South Korea was raised as a Presbyterian. Her husband, John Joung-Seek Kim, was raised Catholic. When they arrived in the United States, they attended a

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01 Oct 2017

Making the Climb

Seniors around The Salvation Army’s Eastern Territory are finding new ways to ‘zip’ into retirement.   Hurray for Hollywood! With the Poconos as a picturesque backdrop, seniors looking for some

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