COVID-19 Updates on The Salvation Army's  global response as confirmed cases exceed 60 million

  • With great sadness, The Salvation Army confirms that an attack upon the Lewono Lembantongoa Outpost, Indonesia, on Friday 27 November 2020 has claimed the lives of four members. General Brian Peddle has called Salvationists worldwide to prayer.

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  • Washed away bridgeIn Nicaragua, Salvation Army personnel deployed to assess emergency needs in their communities described a ‘panorama of destruction’

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  • What if?The Salvation Army’s international leader asks – ‘what if there are … positive outcomes’ that might result from the effects of the coronavirus pandemic?

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  • Words of LifeOut now: The latest book of short Bible-based reflections from The Salvation Army. With e-books and physical copies available, get yours today for a low price.

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  • DevotionalsThe international leader of The Salvation Army now shares his weekly devotional as text, a video message or audio download. Check out his Facebook Page every Saturday.

  • Hanna responseSalvation Army staff and volunteers have been deployed to provide help and support in affected communities, following the first Category 1 storm of the 2020 Atlantic hurricane season.

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  • CoronavirusLatest map, updates, prayer pointers, resources and information as The Salvation Army responds to the effects of coronavirus right around the world.

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  • I’ll Fight 2020Inspired by the Founder of The Salvation Army’s famous rallying call, this is a new reimagining of ‘I’ll Fight’ for 2020. William and Catherine Booth fought tirelessly for justice and for God’s will to be done. Will you?

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  • DisplacedA new fim co-produced by The Salvation Army’s Brazil Territory, International Emergency Services and the International Headquarters Communications team has been released online. Displaced is a 50-minute documentary filmed on location in Brazil, and incorporates experiences of migrants from around the world.

  • Cry for JusticeGeneral Brian Peddle, international leader of The Salvation Army, has issued a global call to pray for women and girls.

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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 or the community of mankind as a whole...

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Most Salvation Army centres hold weekly worship services, usually on a Sunday. These meetings have a relaxed atmosphere and can include hymn singing, Bible readings, members of the congregation talking about their Christian experiences, and presentations by worship or drama groups. As well as services on a Sunday, there are often weekday and evening activities such as prayer groups, family events, lunch groups, youth clubs and meetings for seniors.

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