With 182,470 reported cases of coronavirus COVID-19 in the European Union, European Economic Area and the United Kingdom*, The Salvation Army across Europe is mobilising to ensure the needs of the most vulnerable people continue to be met. While this is taking different forms depending on local requirements and in compliance with all national and…Continue reading CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC: FOCUS ON EUROPE
In the state of emergency, from 15 March to 21 of April, All Region took responsibility to take care of vulnerable people. Especially lonely elderly people above 70 years and single mothers with children, who do not have anyone to help them. The young voluntary people with corps officer give food and hygiene goods those…Continue reading Georgia region serves its community
The Salvation Army is continuing to meet human needs around the world, despite the challenges of providing essential services when faced with the wide-ranging restrictions being enforced to quash the spread of COVID-19 (also known as SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus). In line with prevailing World Health Organization advice and in compliance with instructions issued by national health…Continue reading CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC: THE SALVATION ARMY CONNECTED AND CONTINUING TO SERVE
Dear co-workers in Christ This morning I was remained by the words of Jesus, which I share with you: Peace I leave with you; my peace I give you. I do not give to you as the world gives.Do not let your hearts be troubled and do not be afraid.John 14:27 The world is in…Continue reading Officer to officer
I do not think that the ‘I am’-statements Jesus made in John’s Gospel come in random order. The seventh and last statement is: I am the true vine, and my Father is the gardener!John 15:1 I am not a gardener, but I know that a plant needs to be alive to bear fruit. Magna (my…Continue reading The source of the new life
I must confess that writing this blog is a challenge. The reason for this is very simple. When a person decides to come to the truth, repent his sins and surrender his life to Jesus, there is no standard answer to how he will experience this important step. For some, making the decision to follow…Continue reading Experiencing life in all its fullness
On the journey towards life, many people will discover that the good news about salvation in Jesus is true. This does not mean that they are prepared to accept Jesus as their Lord and Saviour. Because when you know the truth you will very likely start to ‘count the cost’. I know this from my…Continue reading What do you do with the truth?
I took this picture three years ago in South Africa. I trusted it, even though it was placed upside down – after all I was ‘down-under’. When I have started the journey towards life in Jesus Christ, there are road-signs along the way. I have already shared the signs given us in the nature and…Continue reading Which road-signs can I trust?
Last week I wrote about the fact that the way comes before life. It does that because God shows his grace by revealing himself in the miracle of the extravagance of life on our planet. Any other explanation to this miraculous life than a great Creator, seems illogical, and when a person tries to find out…Continue reading Do you see the road-signs?