29 May 2018

Create a Professional Atmosphere

Let me set the scene for you. . .kids are running around like crazy. The after school program is desperately searching for volunteers, so you’re assisting with homework help. That

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01 May 2018

Op-ed: Church Vs. Theatre

Some folks really don’t like using words like performance and audience in a church context; I don’t have a problem with it. Any form of ‘leading a group in worship’

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30 Apr 2018

Op-Ed: Process Not Outcome

Dance as a children’s ministry is process oriented, not outcome oriented. Anything more is icing on the cake. I’ve not seen too many dances featuring children (who take dance once

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16 Apr 2018

Olivia Renkel

Arts In Action | Testimony Series | Olivia Renkel For all my life the arts have been a significant part of who I am, even before I got involved with The

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12 Feb 2018

Cadet Tabitha Swires

Arts In Action Testimony Series | Cadet Tabitha Swires The Salvation Army is Dancing Along! I have this distinct memory in the back of my mind and I guess I

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17 Jan 2018

Sarah George

Arts In Action | Testimony Series | Sarah George For all of my life, I have watched people in the Salvation Army find their “place”. Whether it was preaching, or singing,

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02 Jan 2018

Op-Ed: “Sacred” Dance

We’ve never called it sacred snare drum, or sacred piano. Those mediums stand on their own two feet; no rationalization required. So, why do we feel the need to clarify

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15 Dec 2017

What do you feel when you look at the light?

“Forget everything else that’s going on around you, and tune into the light you’ve been given in your hands.” Sunbeams to me, means ‘rays of sunshine’, and that’s why I

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20 Nov 2017

Last Minute Christmas Dance

We’ve all been there. You’ve been asked to provide a last minute Christmas dance at your corps. Not to worry! Here’s a list of awesome Christmas songs you might be

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14 Nov 2017

Repeat Chorus Choreography Without Boring Your Audience

We’ve all seen it, the same chorus choreography repeated over and over… and over. Listen, I get it. Time is limited, your dancers won’t cooperate,and you still don’t know what

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06 Nov 2017

Op-Ed: Why There Is No Dress Code

Dance has become a regular part of the Salvation Army’s approach to mission in the USA. Great! But, let’s not get stuck wearing these long white dresses for eternity! They

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31 Oct 2017

10 Simple Improvements

Star Search music is about to come out! Time to brush up on your technique before getting to work on choreography.  Dance is exploding in our Territory! The Star Search

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