Sailing on the Tide of Faith

Wednesday, February 26, 2014
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Submitted by Lt. Colonel Bill Mockabee, National Secretary for the World Service Office In my first few days as The Salvation Army’s new National Secretary for the World Service…

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Gratitude for the Blessing of Open Doors

Tuesday, January 28, 2014
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Submitted by Lt. Colonel Joan Canning, Executive Director of The Salvation Army World Service Office. Three years ago, God blessed me by opening the door to the leadership role in…

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A Thanksgiving ‘Thank You’

Monday, November 25, 2013

  This Thanksgiving, The Salvation Army World Service Office is thrilled to be featured as Global Impact’s Charity of the Week.  Please visit http://charity.org/resource-center/success-stories/sawso to view stories and…

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One in a Billion: Anti-Human Trafficking in India

Wednesday, November 13, 2013
2013 One in a Billion AHT in India

India’s population now stands at a little more than 1.2 billion. One way to visualize India’s population density when compared with the United States is to imagine four…

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Answering Complications with Compassion for Fishermen in Japan

Monday, September 30, 2013
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Isolation can create unforeseen complications. In a well-known biblical account, Jesus and his disciples withdrew to an isolated area, but were followed by crowds who sought healing and…

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The Before and After Picture of Transformational Love

Tuesday, September 17, 2013
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A woman in Zambia waits at her makeshift stand at the edge of the road hoping someone will buy from her meager store of charcoal and sweet potatoes. …

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A Woman of Substance

Monday, July 1, 2013
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Hope is a powerful virtue.  Opportunity to engender hope in the lives of others is transformational.  A Kenyan woman named Chemka, from the village of Sabatia Gurugwa, is…

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Salvation Army Today, March 14

Thursday, March 14, 2013

This week’s Salvation Army Today video – brought to you by The Salvation Army Southern Territory – covers The Salvation Army’s continued response in Japan two years after the devastating tsunami, and features one…

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Japan Tsunami Recovery Continues With Help from Salvation Army

Monday, March 11, 2013
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Contributed by Brian Swarts, Assistant Program Director – Strategic Planning for The Salvation Army World Service Office (SAWSO). Two years ago today, a magnitude 9.0 earthquake struck off the…

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Salvation Army World Service Office: 36 Years of Improving Lives Around the Globe

Wednesday, January 30, 2013
A Salvation Army school in Africa. One of SAWSO's goals for expansion is to support educational programs around the world.

  Fueled by the support of donors and partners in mission, The Salvation Army World Service Office (SAWSO) finds lasting solutions to poverty around the world through community…

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