Resources on moral and social issues
The Salvation Army Moral and Social Issues Council (MASIC) provides discussion papers and other material to help people reflect on the intersection of the Christian faith in everyday life.
The Salvation Army publishes Positional Statements on some ethical issues.
Is the Army out of step in maintaining its total abstinence stance as a condition of church membership?
What if we were to employ the language and practices of the 'Twelve Step Programme of Alcoholics Anonymous' to reframe our economic recovery?
Meeting needs and standing up for injustice is in the Army’s DNA.
A review of the Army’s history can help us understand why such a counter-cultural position became so important and how it might be relevant in today’s world.
New developments in technology not only raise new problems for consideration, they also raise new questions concerning the definition of life itself.
It is a fact that aging affects everyone from birth to death. It is also a reality that many perceive this natural progression with extreme negativity.
The challenges don’t lie with how we fund our retirement incomes or how we provide better health services to an aging society.
The credit-debt is casting a long shadow on the futures of nations, communities and individuals.
An excerpt from a Discussion Document exploring consumerism and what we feel is ‘rightly ours’.