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Middle East deployment a journey of discovery
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Middle East deployment a journey of discovery

Major Garry Johnson outside his home in Townsville. His house, and Salvos truck, were extensively damaged in the 2019 floods. Words Garry Johnson In October 2019, I was deployed as the ‘Sallyma...

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Are we there yet? Learning to wait on God's perfect timing
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Are we there yet? Learning to wait on God's perfect timing

Words Janine Donaldson Those of you who have children will understand something of the agony of a long family road trip. It usually commences with feelings of excitement, anticipation, expectation &#x...

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The Cliff's edge: Recapturing the reason for our existence
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The Cliff's edge: Recapturing the reason for our existence

Words Peter Mcguigan A recent urge to shoot the world’s best photo got the better of him and the image-producer drove to the foothills of a mountain range about 100 kilometres from home. There...

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Salvos in the trenches to battle veteran homelessness
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Salvos in the trenches to battle veteran homelessness

Words Darryl Whitecross The Salvos are at the front line of a fight against increasing homelessness among veterans of Australia’s defence forces through their Veteran Support Program (VSP) in Q...

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Youth refuges staying positive as lockdown hits hard
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Youth refuges staying positive as lockdown hits hard

Words Jessica Morris Melbourne’s second COVID-19 lockdown is taking a mental and physical toll on everyone, but it has become an especially tough time for vulnerable young people in the city. Y...

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Ongoing drought assistance brings relief in tough times
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Ongoing drought assistance brings relief in tough times

Throughout years of crippling drought across the country, Salvation Army rural chaplains, disaster recovery specialists, pastors and support workers have stood alongside those impacted most, including...

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The big cover-up
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The big cover-up

Restoring the original beauty of who we are Words Danielle Strickland When my sister moved into a new house recently, I had the capacity and time to help her with a project. My soft, fragile hands wer...

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Peace in the pandemic
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Peace in the pandemic

Jessica's faith and trust in God gives her peace and strength, despite the circumstances. Photo Atul Vinayak on Unsplash. Words Jessica Morris How to find strength and assurance in the middle of uncer...

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Never alone
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Never alone

Julie had felt so lost for so long that she didn’t realise God had never left her. Words Julie Maclean I grew up in Lake Macquarie in the Hunter region of NSW. We weren’t a church-going...

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Salvos bring hope to remote rural regions
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Salvos bring hope to remote rural regions

Supporting farmers and communities affected by drought.

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