Summer 2018

How to rest well

The season of summer can be an interesting one: it might be travel, more work, kids are out of school—or even boring. However, this season might be one where yo...

Fighting our fear of loneliness

We’re more connected than ever through technology, but an emoji can’t take the place of a hug. We all feel lonely at times. I have a family mem­ber who calls...

Ministry without walls

In St. Louis, a missional community builds young leaders.   They gathered around 6 p.m. on a balmy Sunday evening, in a large backyard rimmed by rustling tre...

Ready to move

After a tumor left her quadriplegic, determination and a Kroc Center trainer helped this faithful single mother find strength. “I can do all things through Chr...

The ABCs of Gens X, Y and Z

“The young man pities his elders, fearing the day he, too, will join their ranks. The elderly man pities the younger generation, well-knowing the trials and tri...

‘Captain Carlos’

The face of The Salvation Army in one community, telling anyone who will listen how the organization helps its neighbors.   For more than a decade, The Salva...