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New Appointments in Eastern Europe Territory

On the 1st July, 2020, Colonels Jostein and Magna Nielsen will take up new appointments in their home Territory. Colonel Jostein will take up the role of Senior Advisor, Program Department and Colonel Magna’s role will be Senior Advisor, Personnel Department for the Norway & Iceland Territory. Colonel’s Nielsen have spent eight years in the […]

Coronavirus Pandemic: Focus on Europe

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 […]

Coronavirus Pandemic: The Salvation Army Connected and Continuing to Serve

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 […]

Officer to officer

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 […]

The source of the new life

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 […]

Experiencing life in all its fullness

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 […]

What do you do with the truth?

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 […]

Which road-signs can I trust?

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 […]