You are here

Back one level

Our People, Our Stories

Stories from our people who are experiencing life changing opportunities through our work and services.

Stepping forward with Salvation Army chaplaincy

21 Jan | 2016

The Salvation Army is strengthening its resourcing for those serving as chaplains.

I see the Christ in you

15 Dec | 2015

Jessica and Ameet Londhe are packing their bags, getting ready to leave Booth College of Mission, which has been their home for two years.

Meeting need in Nepal

1 Dec | 2015

‘One of their phrases was, “Thank you for coming to our country and feeling our pain.” ’

Vivienne Hill of Familty Tracing Service

I was a Bethany baby

20 Oct | 2015

Vivienne Hill first came to The Salvation Army’s Family Tracing service looking for her birth parent. She has now joined the service as its team leader.

Majors Kevin & Merilyn Goldsack

A place to belong before you believe

12 Oct | 2015

This weekend, people are gathering at Auckland City Corps to celebrate what has often been, literally, a death to life transformation through 20 years of Salvation Army Recovery Church.

Beyond the prison gate

1 Oct | 2015

‘I can’t describe the release of pressure. As soon as I found out I was accepted, it was like a bomb had gone off and all the stress had been released'.

Kevin and Merilyn Goldsack

A place to belong before you believe

28 Sep | 2015

The first inklings of what would become Recovery Church began, not from The Salvation Army, but from a client who had been through the Bridge Programme (which is also known as Addiction Services).

Whatever you need...serving shaken communities

10 Sep | 2015

It began with a volunteer cleaning a kitchen. Four years on, The Salvation Army’s Christchurch Primary Schools Support Programme supports 12 schools and thousands of pupils.

Talking in Church

28 Aug | 2015

In a new concept of church, The Gathering in Hamilton is bringing children and adults together in a place where they can get chaotic, creative—and even talk in church.