Rob Bell—pastor of Mars Hill and Nooma video man—has a new book out called “Velvet Elvis”. It looks super cool and I’m sure it will be a great read. Anyway, I’ve only read the prologue and I have already been impacted. Here’s the part I want to share with you: “Here’s what often happens: Somebody […]
“’Man does not live on bread alone, but on every word that comes from the mouth of God. (Mt. 4:4)’ Whatever we are tempted to write that does not speak to the deepest hunger of the soul, that is ‘bread alone’. Whatever we say in our clever, facile way that presents discipleship without crucifixion, that […]
First published in The Musical Salvationist, March, 1892; 1899 S.A. song book. Written to the melody of the song “‘Here’s to good old whisky, drink it down,’ wrote Lieut.-Colonel Salter, ‘this is one of the most vigorous and spirited of Army war songs. Again and again has it roused a meeting to the glow of […]
By William Booth (1829-1912) On one of my recent journeys, as I gazed from the coach window, I was led into a train of thought concerning the condition of the multitudes around me. They were living carelessly in the most open and shameless rebellion against God, without a thought for their eternal welfare. As I […]
I found an amazing Army resource on the web today: International Heritage Centre. On it you can find such interesting Army tangents such as our involvement with the Titanic, The Salvation Navy, Doughnut Girls and an interactive Timeline.
‘Not called!’ did you say? Not heard the call,’ I think you should say. Put your ear down to the Bible, and hear Him bid you go and pull sinners out of the fire of sin. Put your ear down to the burdened, agonized heart of humanity, and listen to its pitiful wail for help. […]
As you may or may not know, territorial appointment changes (aka “moves”) will be announced sometime this weekend. I just thought it would be a good time for us to pray. Pray that the Lord’s will would be done, pray for the officers and their family who are moving, pray for the corps that are […]