Word from Holland

An executive directors of one of our large facilities was going through some Salvation Army training which is done out of The Netherlands. He is a very talented leader and we’ve been investing in him. He sent me a note following the training with a couple of pictures as he was so surprised, as was…

Introducing the producer

Last weekend was our territorial commissioning weekend. It’s the time that TSA ordains and commissions it’s new officers. These folks have completed the residential training portion of their development as officers and will now move to field work where they will receive five more years of training and education. The event on this weekend usually…

Sean Willem van Gulik III

When we were the corps officers at Ottawa Citadel we had a number of folks who had come to Canada in the 1950s after World War 2 from Holland.  One of those families were the van Guliks. They all seemed to have remarkable talents – music, math, science, construction, computers… I was often enthralled to…