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Selwyn Bracegirdle

Part of a rich heritage

Selwyn Bracegirdle’s work in the Archives and Heritage Centre is bringing our rich history to life.

an earthquake damaged road in Kaikoura

Here we go again

Just after midnight on 14 November, many around New Zealand had a rude awakening. A 7.8 earthquake struck 20 km south-east of Hanmer Springs and was felt up and down the country. I

Malcolm Herring and Soloman Islander

Oh, the places you'll go

The life of officership is a life of being surprised by God. In retirement, Malcolm and Laurel Herring have just spent 16 months heading up the work of The Salvation Army in the Solomon Islands.

26 November 2016 War Cry cover image

Move yourself away from anxiety

Many of us will be facing a busy few weeks before Christmas. Certainly for The Salvation Army there’s a lot to be done, with preparations already underway to help people.

The painting of The Annunciation on the main altar of Catedral de Cristo Salvador by Juan de Borgona (1512)

When Mary said yes

The words of an angel helped Mary keep going when the path was hard.

Darrell Rurawhe

The tools for freedom

After 25 years of addiction, Darrell Rurawhe got the life tools he needed from The Salvation Army.

tv broadcaster Tim Wilson

Take me home

We ask New Zealand’s quirkiest TV reporter Tim Wilson to ‘take us home’. And we discovered he is not only the likeable guy on the telly, but a best-selling novelist who found love later in life. Most of all, he’s a man transformed by faith.

Increased assistance to house the homeless welcomed

Social Housing Minister Paula Bennett’s announcement of $300 million to support people in severe housing need is very welcome, says The Salvation Army.

Find your prayer voice

As the New Zealand, Fiji and Tonga Territory kicks off a year of non-stop prayer, it's time to rediscover our prayer voices.

How to say sorry

We’re great at saying sorry when we bump into someone on a crowded street, so why is it so hard to say sorry for our real mistakes?

The social cup

The fascinating story of what may well have been the world’s first fair trade beverage, Hamodava tea and coffee, started by Herbert Booth in 1897. And how a unique Salvation Army partnership in New Zealand is bringing it back to life.

Ross Richards of Manukau Community Ministries

Over 30 years of service in South Auckland

Senior Salvation Army staff have paid tribute to an ‘unsung hero’ of The Salvation Army in Auckland after more than three decades of work.

Norm Hewitt

Norm Hewitt's private world

Former All Black Norm Hewitt lets us into his private world, and the moment he got on his knees in prayer for the first time. It was the beginning of a transformation.

Steve Logan supports 14 Hours Homeless

Sleep out to help out

Well-known restaurateur Steve Logan and CQ Hotel manager Olivier Lacoua are challenging other restaurant and hotel owners to join them in sleeping out in Wellington for 14 Hours Homeless, on 7 October

Lt Sammy Millar

Stepping into a life of freedom

Sammy Millar features in a new Salvation Army campaign encouraging more people to explore the option of becoming Salvation Army officers (ministers).

Stand Without Fear

Fiji’s Family Care Centres provide a place of safety for women fleeing domestic violence, but staff say it’s just as important to make sure these women can stand on their own after they leave the Army’s care.

In plain sight

Over the past five years, The Salvation Army in the UK has assisted over 4500 victims of human trafficking. It’s all around us, including New Zealand, says director Anne Read—If you have the eyes to see it.

What’s Up at ‘The Makery’?

Miramar Corps is getting creative about friendship-making for those with a crafty bent.

Val Anderton

The Easter Man

When Val Anderton’s father died it began a journey to a new life for her to meeting ‘the Easter Man’.

A father and son in matching clothes

What would Dad do?

What time did the man go to the dentist? Tooth hurt-y. What happened when the oyster went dancing? He pulled a muscle.