Do you know what The Salvation Army's purpose is? I ask because it's imperative we know why we do what we do.Easily and Accurately UnderstoodI am currently reading Karen Martin's book, Clarity First. She defines clarity as "the quality of being easily and accurately understood". Ambiguity makes any kind of work harder to do. In contrast, having a clear purpose … [Read more...] about What is The Salvation Army’s Purpose?
The Salvation Army must regain the shared sense of nobler mission and purpose that animated our founders if we are to recapture our soul.This is the second post in a series based on the book, The Founder's Mentality, by Chris Zook and James Allen (Harvard Business Review Press, 2016). You can find the first post here.Salvation Army Stall OutThe Salvation Army in … [Read more...] about Recapturing the Soul of The Salvation Army
Why does The Salvation Army exist? The clue is in the name! We are a Salvation Army, soldiers getting people saved and getting saved ourselves more and more. We are an Army, at war with sin in the world and in our own lives.Declaring God's Praises We have been chosen by God for a purpose: to declare his praises. Our primary purpose is to be saved to save. Everything … [Read more...] about We Believe | Onward, Christian Soldiers (1 Peter 2)