When Christmas Is not a Happy Time

Posted on 15th December 2022, by jonathang
For some people, Christmas isn’t always the ‘Most Wonderful Time of the Year.’ Alysse, 34, recalls the times she couldn’t afford to put gifts under the tree. But poverty wasn’t the only issue. Today, thanks to The Salvation Army’s New Choices program in Hamilton, Ont., and hard work and commitment from Alysse, she is in  […]

Gifting Smiles This Christmas

Posted on 15th December 2022, by jonathang
Gifting Smiles This Christmas In 2015 when Cynthia, her husband and their four children first arrived in Canada, they were shocked at how much day-to-day living cost. From housing to essentials like food, she quickly discovered they would have a struggle ahead of them affording what they needed; yet she knew they made the right  […]

A Living Will

Posted on 25th March 2022, by The Salvation Army in Canada
Together in Friendship Réjean (left) with Major Rock Marcoux. “I’m not going to sit at home and twiddle my thumbs (Picture with Rock).
“I am a former junkie,” states Réjean. “I wasn’t able to support my family and went through a divorce, all because I did drugs. I’m sure had I continued on the path I’d been on, I would have died. But The Salvation Army saved my life.” Open Doors Réjean’s first contact with The Salvation Army  […]

Territorial Leaders’ Statement on Crisis in Ukraine

Posted on 24th February 2022, by The Salvation Army in Canada
Praying for Ukraine with map
Commissioners Floyd and Tracey Tidd call for prayer Dear friends, We are all watching the events unfolding in Ukraine with deep concern. Our hearts are with all those who are suffering. We think particularly of Salvation Army officers, soldiers and employees who are serving in Ukraine and Russia. May God grant them his protection and  […]
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