Alberta & Northern Territories Division

Gospel Arts Camp breakout group 2016

Gospel Arts Camp Allows Kids To Learn New Skills

08
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Lively music can be heard from all around The Salvation Army's Pine Lake Camp as the sound of horns, strumming of guitars, and sweet voices of a choir carry through the air. It is Gospel Arts Camp, and campers aged 9 to 18 are spending the week learning how to play an instrument, sing in a choir, or perform drama. For many, this will be their first experience participating in the arts. Members of Salvation Army bands and leaders from around the Division […]

Counsellors

Summer Camp Forges Bonds For Counsellors Too

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When we write about The Salvation Army’s Pine Lake Camp, we usually talk about the campers. They are the kids who come from all over the Division to experience nature, outdoor activities, and God in a new way and whose lives are often impacted in immeasurable ways through the adventure. This year is no different, as there are certainly plenty of camper stories that we could share. But there is another story that happens at camp that we often overlook. It’s […]

Hope And Recovery

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After years of addiction and crime, Donny is now sober, working two jobs, furthering his education, and volunteering.

Fort mcMurray wildfire regrowth

Fort McMurray: After The Fire

07
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“As the community moves from response to re-entry to recovery and rebuilding, the local Salvation Army in Fort McMurray is beginning to consider and anticipate community needs,” says Captain Mark Stanley from The Salvation Army in Alberta.

As of July 4, Alberta Agriculture and Forestry classified the wildfire as under control, completely contained and will be extinguished. Meanwhile, tens of thousands of people evacuated have returned to their homes. With this in mind, The Salvation Army has identified three key goals.

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