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Soul Food

Food for thought and soul including observations and reflective opinion pieces on current issues.

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Blanket books

3 Sep | 2013

A cup of cocoa, a warm blanket and a good book … we asked the War Cry team to tell us their favourite ‘blanket books’.

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Make space for prayer

1 Sep | 2013

The Salvation Army’s 50 Days of 24/7 Prayer campaign is an invitation to welcome God into our life and mission, writes Major Heather Rodwell, Secretary for Spiritual Life Development

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Is chivalry dead?

13 Aug | 2013

Is chivalry outdated or irrelevant? Or still alive and well?

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Rainy day movies

13 Aug | 2013

Bored on a rainy day? Why not settle down with some of these great films, as recommended by the War Cry staff.

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Five good ‘bad’ habits

13 Aug | 2013

Do you love your duvet and can’t face the world without a coffee? Here are our top healthy ‘bad’ habits…

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Good news...for all Part 2

5 Aug | 2013

We can learn a lesson from the African concept of ‘ubuntu’, writes Carla Lindsey.

African tribal people

Good news...for all

18 Jul | 2013

We can learn a lesson from the African concept of ‘ubuntu’, writes Carla Lindsey.

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Soul work

18 Jul | 2013

The Self Denial Appeal is an invitation for a deeper journey with the Word of God, meditation and prayer.

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Invited to play

17 Jul | 2013

It's natural to grow up but God still wants us to play.