CAST

Summer Mission Team 2018

On behalf of Lt. Colonel Paul Smith, Territorial Program Secretary, we are pleased to post the 2018 Summer Mission Team. Please join us in praying for these fine young adults and the locations that they will serve this summer! CAST Sandy Cabrera* – KWM Nikki Bowyer – MET Erin McDonald – WMNI Out of Territory…

This is my SMT Story – Joe Caddy

The year was 2001 and 20 year-old me somehow found himself in Rosario, Santa Fe, Argentina riding in the back of a large, thrift store box truck with his head sticking out a porthole type window trying to find some fresh air in a desperate attempt to fend off motion sickness. I could only stand there…

SMT CAST – Update #5

Hola, Buen Día! CAST has been busy once again. This week, we were in Buenos Aires, Argentina (Good Air, Land of Silver) for the Conservatorio Divisional de Música y Artes (CDMA), held at Cuerpo Central. We taught, we performed; we laughed, we cried; we made new friends, and we ate great food. We were able…

SMT CAST – Update #4

Lions and tigers and bears, oh my! But that was last week, so we must be in Kansas now. Wichita, if we’re being specific. We have spent our week leading a Gospel Arts Day Camp and assisting with a couple community outreach events at the Wichita Citadel Corps. Lions and tigers and bears, oh my! But…

SMT CAST – Update #3

Salutations from Nebraska! After spending numerous hours in the van, we arrived to Gene Eppley Camp and met with Peter Haslett (Western’s Divisional Music Director) to discuss our responsibilities for the week. We have been hard at work as the special guests and faculty members for Western’s Music Academy (WMA). We have taught elective and…

CAST – Update #2

This week, the Creative Arts Service Team served as faculty members at the Wisconsin and Upper Michigan Divisional Music Camp held at Army Lake Camp. We were also blessed this week to have Joe Caddy, member of THQ’s Music & Gospel Arts Department and Director of Fine Arts, with us, helping with our rehearsals and…

CAST – Update #1

Greetings from the Creative Arts Service Team! We’ve had a busy week at THQ with our rehearsal camp. We have been working on material for our two shows, “The Table of the Lord” and “The Wordless Book”. “The Table” is a collection of dances, skits, songs, and spoken word pieces that focus on God inviting…

SMT CAST – Update #5

Hello! The Creative Arts Service Team is hailing from Warren, Michigan this week. CAST had quite a fun week, and our hosts Captains Andrew and Melissa Shiels, were very welcoming. There were many things that CAST had to do and we couldn’t wait to get started. During the week we were able to have fellowship…

SMT CAST – Update #4

Hello! The Creative Arts Service Team hit Fort Wayne Indiana this week! We started our Monday bright and early at the Fort Wayne Corps; there we met Captain Luis and Lieutenant Linda Acosta and their daughter, Andy. We were also introduced to Cadets Donna and Na Thammavongsa and their children Isabella and Alestar, who are…

SMT CAST – Update #3

Greetings! The Creative Arts Service Team hopes you are all doing well. This week, we have been in Eleuthera, Bahamas along side SMT Central team. CAST and Central teams arrived on the island, Eleuthera on Sunday, June 3rd. We then drove south to Palmetto Point, the location of the only Salvation Army Corps on the…