What Jesus did

Last year for the officers retreat Wendy and I were fortunate to attend the BC division’s retreat on Vancouver Island. We flew into Vancouver and then took one of the small Cesenas hoppers over to Nanaimo. Les and Tiffany picked us up and we headed to the retreat setting. Long flights and waiting airports are…

Northern BC

For many years I heard about Northern BC and the work of The Salvation Army in this remote part of the country. In 2015 I had the chance to visit a number of communities. To say that the landscape is amazing is an understatement. The land is immense – that is to say, the scale…

Coombs BC

Property in Canada that belongs to The Salvation Army is held by The Governing Council of The Salvation Army. But there was a time when there was no Governing Council and property was in the name of the territorial commander.  One of those territorial commanders was Thomas B. Coombs. I discovered recently that we still…