Central Connection Featured Articles

1 million pounds of food and counting

by Michelle DeRusha When Majors Harold and Lynneta Poff arrived at the North Platte, Neb., Corps in June 2019, Major ...

Mt. Rushmore or bust

This summer 20 young people and leaders from the Heartland Division took to the open road, traveling nearly 900 miles ...

Generous donations fuel frontline mission

by Lt. Colonel Jonathan Rich The Salvation Army in the Central Territory has pioneered several initiatives in recent years and, ...

Simply serving Jesus

Significant appointments and sophisticated style belie Lt. Colonels Thomas and Jacalyn Bowers’ tenant of officership— simply, serving Jesus. Everything flows ...

Compassion at the pinnacle of success

When USA Olympian Annie Lazor swam in the finals for the 200m Women’s Breaststroke in Tokyo this summer and won ...

More of Him

First National Seminar on Holiness gives a deep dive into beauty of God by Lisa Jordan So if you sinful ...

Eastern Michigan puts safety first

Each week thousands of children are entrusted to the care of Salvation Army corps and community centers throughout the Central ...

Serving at Pier 94

by Major Gloria Stepke During my service in New York City, I encountered many people whose lives had been upended ...

SAWSO: making a world of difference during COVID-19

by Damon Winters At the beginning of 2020, few could have anticipated what was to come. By March, a deadly ...

Seeing God’s Mercy

by Shirley Lawson-Carr When I heard of the first plane crashing into the World Trade Center, fear pierced my heart—my ...