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March 2012 prayer letter


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Danish Congress celebrations include first appointments to Greenland

Celebrations in Denmark included the historic appointment by the General of officers to 'open fire' for The Salvation Army in Greenland. Lieutenants Magnus and Petura Haraldsen were commissioned as Salvation Army officers before being presented with the Greenland flag.

The General Shares in Practical and Spiritual Ministry in Moldova

From muddy village roads to Spirit-filled meetings, General Linda Bond experienced the breadth of Salvation Army ministry during her visit to Moldova.

Nordic Leaders and Estonian Salvationists Challenged During Visit By General

The visit of General Linda Bond to Tallinn, the capital of Estonia, was marked by times of influence and inspiration.

The General Takes Scottish Salvationists Back To Soul-Saving Roots

The General was the special guest when Salvationists joined friends from other churches at the International Climbing Arena in Edinburgh for the 'Changing Minds'-themed Roots Scotland conference.

The General Reveals Welsh Links During Visit to 'Land of Song'

'Songs of praises', as featured in the great Welsh hymn 'Guide Me, O Thou Great Jehovah', resounded throughout the visit to Wales by the General this month.

Sharing the Vision: March 2012

The General writes: 'When I share this global vision, I am conscious that it must also work on a personal and local level. Diversity is great. Division is tragic. Uniformity is impossible. Unity is a gift. So wherever you find yourself today, may your eyes be wide open to what you, and your corps, can do'

The General Shares Message of Encouragement and Challenge in Norway

The congregation at Oslo Temple Corps, Norway, was energised, encouraged and uplifted by the visit of General Linda Bond. The General - making her first visit as international leader to the Norway, Iceland and The Faeroes Territory - emphasised the importance of seeking the power of the Holy Spirit and reaching out with the mission of Jesus Christ.


Worldwide Prayer Meeting prayer email - March 2012

The latest prayer email from the General, including a request for help in encouraging other Salvationists to join the thousands already signed up for the Thursday morning prayer meeting

Spiritual Impact and Spectacular Scenes as the General Visits India South Eastern Territory

Spectacular decorations and large, excited crowds greeted General Linda Bond during her visit to The Salvation Army's India South Eastern Territory. However, what will long stay in the minds and hearts of those who were present is the spiritual impact of the visit, with many people dedicating or rededicating their lives to God.


The General Inspires Salvationists and Friends in India South Western Territory

The General's visit to The Salvation Army's India South Western Territory was a time of great celebration, spiritual challenge and inspiration. Thousands of Salvationists and friends met together in Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, to worship God and to see and hear their international leader.


Staff Band Celebration Benefits Salvation Army Expansion in Africa

The General was delighted to accept £50,000 to support the continuing expansion of Salvation Army ministry in Africa. The money was raised through ISB120, a successful series of meetings held last year to mark the 120th anniversary of the International Staff Band


Hungarian Salvationists Encouraged by General's Visit

Many sought a deeper relationship with Christ during the visit of General Linda Bond to Hungary. She was joined by Europe Zone leaders and leaders of the Switzerland, Austria and Hungary Territory


The General Urges Swiss Salvationists to Share Christ's Message of Freedom, Hope and Life

The General, making her first visit as international leader to The Salvation Army's Switzerland, Austria and Hungary Territory, challenged Salvationists in Switzerland to live a consistent life of faith


The General Makes Strong First Impression in France and Belgium Territory

Making her first visit as international leader to the France and Belgium Territory, the General left the territory's Salvationists in no doubt as to her strong convictions or her ability to share her message with great simplicity.


The General Challenges Salvationists and Friends of the Finland and Estonia Territory

The visit of the General to Finland had a significant spiritual impact on Salvationists and friends of the Finland and Estonia Territory. The General challenged the territory to prepare for revival, adding that the people of God's Army are to go forward filled with joy and praise.


Spanish Salvationists Respond to the General's Challenge

Salvationists from across Spain gathered in great excitement to welcome the General when she visited the Salvation Army's Spain Command.


Tremendous Move to the Mercy Seat During General's Visit to South America East Territory

Salvationists in Argentina, Paraguay and Uruguay prayed and prepared for many months for the South America East Territorial Congress and the visit of the General.


The General Calls Salvationists to Continued 24/7 Prayer for Justice

'We need to be advocates to God' says the General on the first anniversary of the Global Call to 24-7 Prayer.


The General Launches 'One Army, One Mission, One Message'

International Vision and Mission Priorities for The Salvation Army launched on 13 October 2011.


Worldwide Prayer Meeting

The Salvation Army's weekly 30-minute international prayer meeting has begun. Every Thursday, we are encouraging people around the world to pray for the Army and our mission priorities. 


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