Serving at Pier 94

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

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 ...

Working in the Warehouse

by Major Jose Gonzalez September 11, 2001, not only changed our nation, it changed me. I had the opportunity to ...

A sacred responsibility

by Major David Dalberg On September 11, 2001, my wife and I were serving as national disaster service coordinators. When ...

His grace is sufficient even for this

by Lt. Colonel James Nauta I remember clearly that fateful day 20 years ago—September 11, 2001—being at National Headquarters in ...

Compassion Under Fire

Within a half hour of the first plane hitting the North Tower of the World Trade Center, Salvation Army canteens ...