The War Cry
Issue Date: 1 July 2009
Volume:10 No: 7
Editorial:Soup Soap Salvation;International Secretary's Column:'The Elder shall serve the Younger'
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|Editorial: Soup Soap Salvation|
How good the Lord has been to us over the years! His mercies are anew every day, His people will not lack any good things. I praise God for this assurance and greet in His marvelous name to all the Officers, Soldiers, Adherents, friends and well-wishers of The Salvation Army
|International Secretary's Column: 'The Elder shall serve the Younger'|
This is the Word of the Lord to Rebecca, in response to her query about the twins who were struggling together in her womb. He said 'Two nations are in your womb, two peoples shall be separated from your body; one people shall be stronger than the other, and the older shall serve the younger”. These two people were Esau and Jacob. Esau was the older Jacob was the younger.
|Article: Catherine Booth - Mother of The Army|
Catherine Booth co- founder of the Army - the first women Salvationist was known as the Mother of The Salvation Army. She was a woman of clear convictions,
|Article: Salvation, The need of The World|
The general history of humanity in relation to God is best understood as a redemptive history. It is the sovereign will of God that humanity is pre-ordained for salvation. This salvation that we received through Christ is what makes us Christians. It is the centre of the gospel message.
Many a time when I meet Jewish friends I greet them with Shalom the Hebrew word for Peace. And often I greet Arab friends with the similar term that they use for Peace ‘Salam’.”