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Most Popular Posts of May

These are our most popular posts this past month.  Did you catch them all? Missionary Changes of Appointment – Find out which of our missionaries are moving or have new appointments. 5 Way to Include Missions in Your Summer Youth Programs – Simple suggestions for teaching youth about God’s love for all people and encourage…

For Every Child a Chance at Life – VBS

Click here to check out this year’s Vacation Bible School recommendation, supporting the World Services Theme of “For Every Child, a Chance at Life.”  Also, included are supplemental craft, snack, and missions ideas!

Fundraise Friday: Buy a Bag-Goat

One Project: FAST participant, Stephen Jordan, is a skilled craftsman so he began his own “Buy a ‘Bag-Goat’” campaign where he took orders for custom-made Baggo sets.  He received 13 orders for Baggo sets which he constructed and then, along with a team of youth, painted with various sports logos.  Stephen raised $1,375 for goats through…

Sponsorship Testimonial – Bethany Children’s Home

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We recently received a report from Bethany Children’s Home in Haiti. This home cares for 32 residents and 11 daytime participants. Many of the children are orphans, but many have family members who simply can’t take care of them. The newsletter is full of evidence that the Salvation Army home is caring for five basic…

Becoming New: Youth Mission Project Event in Japan

Japan Youth Retreat

During four different weekends this Spring, young people of the USA Central Territory gathered to attend their annual divisional Youth Councils.  Did you know that Youth Councils is not something that is unique to our country? We invited Captain Christopher Marques, a USA Central Territory missionary currently serving in Japan as the Assistant to the Territorial Youth…

World Services Ingathering: Jefferson City Corps

On April 26, like many corps around the territory, the Jefferson City, Missouri Corps held their annual World Services Ingathering.  In honor of the day, Corps Officers Lts. Christopher and Rachel White, wore white Salvation Army uniforms from Kenya.  The congregation enjoyed a multi-cultural potluck featuring dishes from Argentina, India, Mexico, and the United States, and a…