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A Night of Hope

Posted on 19th October 2018, by SalvationArmy.ca
Take
Take (pronounced talk-ee), a former auto mechanic, knows how it feels to be homeless. He was at an all-time low when he walked through the doors of The Salvation Army’s Anchor of Hope in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside. “I was ready to die in the cold,” says the 52-year-old. “I’m lucky to be alive.” Life began  […]
Widespread power and communications failures are hampering relief efforts in Donggala and Palu, Indonesia, following a 7.7-magnitude earthquake and subsequent tsunami which caused massive damage across Central Sulawesi. Thousands of homes in the region have been destroyed or severely damaged, leaving many people homeless and sheltering under tarpaulins. The Salvation Army has a substantial presence  […]

Pow Wow Celebration of Culture

Posted on 23rd August 2018, by SalvationArmy.ca
Salvation Army and Indigenous leaders gather at Pow Wow
Pow Wow Celebration of Culture From August 24-26, 2018, and in partnership with Indigenous Pathways, The Salvation Army is hosting its second Pow Wow at its Pine Lake Camp in Alberta. “The three-day event gives Indigenous Salvation Army members and Christians from other churches the opportunity to express their faith through cultural traditions,” says Major  […]