• The Fight Against Poverty and Injustice
  • The General's Devotional May 2024
  • The Salvation Army responds to Brazil floodsThe most southerly region of Brazil has declared a state of public calamity due to the torrential rains and flooding in the area

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  • Severe flooding in KenyaThe Salvation Army in both Kenya East and Kenya West is on the ground in many of the affected areas

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  • International Creative CompetitionTake part in our creative competition for children and young people across the Salvation Army world

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The Salvation Army

The Salvation Army is an integral part of the Christian Church, although distinctive in government and practice.

The Army's doctrine follows the mainstream of Christian belief and its articles of faith emphasise God's saving purposes. Its objects are the advancement of the Christian religion, of education, the relief of poverty, and other charitable objects beneficial to society.

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Salvation Army places of worship are Christian churches open to the community they serve and offering a warm welcome to all.

Most hold weekly worship services, usually on a Sunday. Other weekday and evening activities may include prayer groups, family events, lunch groups, youth clubs and meetings for seniors.

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The Salvation Army works in 134 countries.

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