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2017 Summer Mission Team Apps

The World Missions Department is pleased to share that the applications for Summer Mission Team (SMT) 2017 are now available. SMT is a leadership development program which invites young people into a deeper relationship with the Lord through participation in a seven-week team missions experience. SMT is available to applicants ages 18-28. Applicants must be […]

Lt. Betsy Clark and the Tri-Cities CROP Hunger Walk

Hunger is an issue that is very important to Lt. Betsy Clark. She’s walking in the Tri-Cities CROP Hunger Walk and needs your help. Your donations will provide assistance for hungry people in the St. Charles community through The Salvation Army Food Pantry and around the world by supporting Church World Service’s life-saving programs. Join […]

Major Merill Powers on the Today Show!

Get ready to pull out the tissues! A few days ago, Major Nancy Powers (Program Development Officer at the Freedom Center) surprised her husband in a huge way. Her husband, Major Merrill, thought they were throwing one of their delicious BBQ open houses for the neighborhood. In reality, the get together was to honor him […]

Dr. Soong-Chan Rah at DHQ

The Family Services ministry of the Metropolitan Division is hosting a workshop with Dr. Soong-Chan Rah of North Park University entitled “Many Colors: The Need For Culture Intelligence In Social Service Ministry”. Here’s why: The United States is currently undergoing the most rapid demographic shift in its history. By 2050, white Americans will no longer […]

Rio 2016 Recap Video

During the Rio Olympics, the Central Territory sent a missions team down to run VBS’s, build relationships, and spread the Gospel. Since the team has been state side, someone created a recap video, and it’s a good 5 minute watch. You’ll recognize some friendly faces from Metro, and see the other teams that were sent […]

2016 Summer Missions Teams Announced!

In case you missed it, the Territorial World Missions Department announced the 2016 Summer Missions Teams, and we’re so excited that we have 15 delegates from Metro going this year! How cool is that? As you read the list below, be sure to congratulate them (if you haven’t already), and commit to pray for them. […]

Mayfair P&PN Podcast + Photos

On Friday, January 15, 2016, Justin Rose (Youth Pastor at Mayfair Community Church) spoke a powerful word on faith and justice from Numbers 27:1-11.  The whole focus of the night was exploring the connection between faith and justice, and how justice is ultimately an act of faith because we’re living into a reality that isn’t […]

Share Your Christmas Joy!

Share Your Christmas Joy from Salvation Army Media on Vimeo. The Salvation Army Central Territory Sponsorship Program provides the opportunity for YOU to participate in a different Christmas Tradition this year: Many children in Salvation Army children’s homes, schools and centers around the world have never experienced the JOY that Christmas can bring. The SHARE […]

General Cox Responds to Paris Attacks

Following Friday evening’s terrorist attacks in Paris, The Salvation Army’s world leader General André Cox has written these words to Salvationists and friends. One of the most forceful statements comes at the 2:49 mark: “There will possibly be strong voices within the public sphere calling for vengeful retribution against those who had nothing to do […]