Dear Salvation Army, If Baptism isn’t Necessary, are Uniforms?

“So he ordered that they be baptized in the name of Jesus Christ…” -Acts 10:48a Recently I was asked a question by one of our volunteers who had been busily … Continue reading Dear Salvation Army, If Baptism isn’t Necessary, are Uniforms?

Dear Salvationist – 5 Ways To Kill A Corps

I am certainly not advocating trying these out today in your corps, actually I’m pleading for all of us to do the opposite.  Our various ministries can, and should be … Continue reading Dear Salvationist – 5 Ways To Kill A Corps

A Paris Terror Attack Pondering – How We Should Respond

When someone intentionally kills another person we call it “murder”. When someone intentionally kills multiple people we call it “mass-murder” When a group claims responsibility for killing over 100 people … Continue reading A Paris Terror Attack Pondering – How We Should Respond

Dear Salvation Army, Identity Crisis or just “More than a Church”?

“We are an army of soldiers of Christ, organised as perfectly as we have been able to accomplish, seeking no church status, avoiding as we would the plague of every … Continue reading Dear Salvation Army, Identity Crisis or just “More than a Church”?

Perspectives Day # 4 Featuring Captain Marianneke (Anney) Summerifeld “Family”

Family.  This one word evokes a particular meaning to the reader, doesn’t it?  Something specific.  Something defined. Something wholesome, perhaps?  A television show is “family oriented” or an activity is … Continue reading Perspectives Day # 4 Featuring Captain Marianneke (Anney) Summerifeld “Family”