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The circle of loving care

Kristy knows how important The Salvation Army’s support can be to turn around a life, because she experienced it firsthand at Christm...

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A message of good news and great joy this Christmas from The Salvation Army leaders

For some of us, Christmas is marked by certain traditions. Maybe it is travelling to a favourite holiday destination or games of backyard c...

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"Going the extra mile" to give hope where it's needed most

As a country Salvo, James is used to driving hundreds of kilometres most weeks, especially in the lead-up to Christmas, so he can bring hope...

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The full circle of Christmas hope

Rosemary is passionate about her work as a Salvos Christmas Coordinator supporting those in need, because she knows what it is like to strug...

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Celebrating Christmas with kids

What is Christmas? Christmas is a time for celebrations. When you think about celebrating Christmas with kids, you probably think about joy...

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What is the meaning of Christmas?

Every year, around the world, people celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ on Christmas Day, 25 December. It’s a day – and seaso...

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Recovery was the Christmas gift

Garry spent two weeks of Christmas in rehabilitation from addiction with the Salvos.

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Christmas After Fire

Lacey and her family lost their home, their furniture and possessions. Without help from the Salvos, they would have had nothing for Christm...

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Christmas to Christmas family miracle

This past Christmas, Barbara and her kids have been volunteering as Salvos volunteers, as part of her journey of giving back to the communit...

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A simple act of Christmas kindness

“There were many times when our faith was tested.” – Dean Sometimes a simple act of kindness can change lives –...

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