• Have a Heart for Others
  • General welcomes the newest soldierThe General enrols Chinatsu Kobayashi as the world’s newest Salvation Army soldier as part of a visit to Japan

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  • Heart Matters
  • Women in leadership trainingDelegates from six Indian territories attended a training event for women in leadership conducted by Commissioner Martha Pawar

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  • World Council of ChurchesSalvationists joined more than 3,500 church leaders and representatives for the 11th General Assembly of the World Council of Churches

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  • International Conference of Leaders 2022Leaders of the international Salvation Army are meeting to prayerfully and strategically consider issues of importance to our movement.

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  • Spain and Portugal celebrateA FULL year of celebrations to mark the 50th anniversary of Salvation Army ministry in both Portugal and Spain came to a joyful conclusion with a congress led by General Brian Peddle and Commissioner Rosalie Peddle

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  • Russia-Ukraine crisisThe organisation is responding rapidly to the urgent needs of displaced people impacted by the unfolding Ukraine-Russia conflict.

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Have a Heart for Others General enrols the newest soldier Heart Matters Leadership training World Council of Churches ICL 2022 Spain and Portugal celebrate Ukraine-Russia conflict

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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The Salvation Army works in 133 countries. Click on your part of the world, or use the drop-down menu.

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