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Florence

National Capital & Virginia Division Readies Response to Hurricane Florence

The Salvation Army National Capital and Virginia Division is closely monitoring weather conditions as Hurricane Florence continues its path in the Atlantic Ocean. Most recent reports indicate that the Hurricane may make landfall to near Category 5 strength Thursday night along the North Carolina coast. Mandatory evacuation orders were issued yesterday for coastal areas of […]

Trained Emergency Disaster volunteers and corporate partners played a key part in the massive response efforts of The Salvation Army after Hurricane Harvey.

The Salvation Army Pays Tribute to Harvey Volunteers and Corporate Partners

Trained Emergency Disaster volunteers and corporate partners played a key part in the massive response efforts of The Salvation Army after Hurricane Harvey. At the peak of service, hundreds of Salvation Army staff and volunteers tirelessly prepared and served meals each day from more than 100 mobile kitchens active in affected communities along the Texas […]

Maj. Tim Grider was in the middle of leading a Salvation Army building campaign in St. Angelo, Texas, when he got the call from the higher ups asking him to take over the chapter in Fayetteville.

New leader of Salvation Army chapter has ambitious plans for Fayetteville

Maj. Tim Grider was in the middle of leading a Salvation Army building campaign in St. Angelo, Texas, when he got the call from the higher ups asking him to take over the chapter in Fayetteville. He said he was surprised, but pleased to come back to a state that he considers home. Grider — […]

Salvation Army Launches in Samoa

Salvation Army officially launches in Samoa

The church and humanitarian organization Salvation Army is now in Samoa. Prime Minister Tuilaepa Dr. Sa’ilele Malielegaoi and other guests attended its commissioning at the Samoa Tourism Authority Fale on Saturday. Describing the arrival of the church and humanitarian organization in Samoa as another opportunity to spread the Gospel and do its humanitarian work, the […]

We need to be more intentional than ever in reaching out and serving people in need who do not agree with us theologically, even when doing this may not be.

We Need To Be More Intentional Than Ever Before

We need to be more intentional than ever in reaching out and serving people in need who do not agree with us theologically, even when doing this may not be an easy road. Jesus constantly ministered to people regardless of their background; two examples being the Samaritan woman and the lame man at the pool […]