Central Connection Featured Articles

You are valued and valuable

by Lt. Colonel Renea Smith, Territorial Secretary for Personnel When we were little my sister had a doll with no hair and ...

Restorative justice redirects youth in Omaha

Helping youth understand how their behavior affects others is just one of the aims of an innovative restorative justice program ...

A corps united

by Danielle Moushey Not long ago while studying Acts 2, the teens at the St. Louis Gateway Citadel, Mo., Corps were discussing in Sunday ...

Reflections of a reluctant evangelist

by Dr. Maribeth V. Swanson As a lifelong Salvationist, I’ve certainly been aware of the annual National Seminar on Evangelism (NSE) held at ...

Connecting through music

Music is in the air at the Elgin, Ill., Corps, where through the Metropolitan Division’s Let the Music Begin (LTMB) program, more than ...

Big world, huge opportunity

This fall Central Salvationist Stephanie Marinelli, 22, embarks on a year-long internship with The Salvation Army’s International Social Justice Commission (ISJC) in New ...

Growth on every front at CMI 2018

by Joe Caddy While Central Music Institute (CMI) is a time-honored tradition, the objective of each CMI encampment always has been oriented more to ...

CBLI: prayer-saturated, power-filled

by Major Donna Leedom Be on the lookout Central Territory! Central Bible Leadership Institute (CBLI) campers have returned home from a prayer-saturated, power-filled week ...

More than they could imagine

by Daryl Lach During the 1950 International Youth Congress in London, Don Arnold was sitting in a meeting at Royal Albert Hall when he felt ...

Refugees and heroes

by Michelle DeRusha When Abdinur Muqtar fled war-torn Somalia with his family, he was just 4. They walked for two days and nights to ...