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You are not alone
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You are not alone

The Salvos offer wide-ranging assistance through the bushfires and beyond. As we conclude the first month of 2020, the lives of so many Australians have been, and still are being, impacted by th...

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Salvos join communities on the road to recovery
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Salvos join communities on the road to recovery

The Salvation Army is establishing a national Bushfire Recovery Team to work at a local, collaborative level in affected areas. Australia has been ravaged by an unprecedented bushfire crisis this sum...

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The ripple effect
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The ripple effect

Faith in Jesus is the common denominator for this group of friends. About four years ago, my wife and I met two families — one from Iran and another from India — and a lady from New Zea...

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God's love in action
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God's love in action

Salvo reporter Lauren Martin shares her recent experience in the NSW fire zone and her admiration for Salvation Army personnel involved in relief efforts. As a writer for The Salvation Army, ...

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Everyone belongs
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Everyone belongs

Celebrating respect and acceptance for all who call Australia home. On 21 March, Australia celebrates Harmony Day. It’s a day of cultural respect for everyone who calls Australia home —...

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A love that never stops
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A love that never stops

Clover trusts in God 100 per cent, knowing he will continue to direct her future. I grew up in Melbourne, in a practising Catholic family. I remember in Year 7 trying to understand who God was during...

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Freedom through forgiveness
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Freedom through forgiveness

How learning to forgive herself and others in a Salvos' support group gave Gail a fresh perspective on life and relationships. Gail doesn’t have a drug or alcohol addiction, but she has family...

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Tuning into God
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Tuning into God

Faith has been the instrument of change in Donald’s life. Growing up in a Salvation Army home, faith was always a part of my life. Ours was very much a home of service to others, looking out f...

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Ageing with dignity
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Ageing with dignity

Vulnerable elderly are the focus of the Salvos’ new national aged care agenda. Hundreds of additional individual-living units for older people vulnerable to homelessness are the centrepiece of...

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Communities unite to rebuild shattered lives
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Communities unite to rebuild shattered lives

Salvation Army staff and volunteers stand alongside others on the road to recovery. Children baking cakes and cookies to raise money for bushfire fundraisers; farmers trucking hay to fire-affected ar...

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