27 Nov 2020

Beyond the horizon

An ongoing storyline in the fight against COVID–19 is the Salvation Army’s continued development of strategic partnerships. Such is the case in New Jersey, where the Army received grants in

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25 Nov 2020

Kicking off Christmas!

The Salvation Army Red Kettle Mascot Challenge is a yearly Christmas tradition for the Army in Massachusetts. Mascots from local sports teams, including “Patriot Pat” (New England Patriots, NFL football),

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24 Nov 2020

The worth of families

A few years ago, Worth magazine did a study on wealthy families in the United States and concluded that something other than money was primarily responsible for making them well–off.

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23 Nov 2020

Navigating Christmas – Part 3

What can simplicity in gift-giving look like for you?  If you find that the gift-giving list continues to grow in number and expense, you are not alone. Consider how you

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19 Nov 2020

Digital Edition: A Salvation Army Christmas

Welcome to “A Salvation Army Christmas” Please enjoy these short, inspirational pieces that offer an exciting overview of the Army’s worldwide ministry and a glimpse of what’s happening right here

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17 Nov 2020

Navigating Christmas – Part 2

Simplicity in celebrating. Bigger is not always better when it comes to preparing for the holidays. We anticipate the perfect decorations, the perfect place settings, the perfectly decorated tree, and

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17 Nov 2020

The Advent Wreath – A Family Christmas Project

The word “advent means “arrival”.  The four weeks before Christmas are call the “advent season”, a time when we wait for the arrival of the Baby Jesus.  The advent wreath

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09 Nov 2020

Navigating Christmas – Part 1

Maybe you can identify with the following scenario: you promise yourself that Christmas will be different every year.  You desire to slow down and be attentive to the simpler, quieter

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30 Oct 2020

Fired up for Christmas

Hartford, Conn., Fire Chief Reginald Freeman wants children to enjoy better Christmases than the sad ones he experienced around age 10. “One of my parents struggled with drug addiction and

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09 Oct 2020

Jumpstarting Christmas

COVID-19 has thrown The Salvation Army’s typical Christmas fundraising campaigns for a loop. Nationally, the Army expects that 155 percent more people will seek Christmas assistance this year. The U.S.

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17 Jul 2020

2020 Advent & Christmas Resources – NOW Available!

The Salvation Army USA Eastern Territory Office of the Secretary for Program It’s Christmas in July!  As you make plans for the season of Advent, the Central Territory has shared

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02 Jan 2020

The Children’s Holiday Party: a Patriots tradition

The New England Patriots Foundation and The Salvation Army of Massachusetts hosted their annual Children’s Holiday Party in December. The Christmas–styled event welcomed as many as 200 children to Gillette

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