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The Salvation Army - Des MoinesThe Salvation Army - Des Moines
The Salvation Army's mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ and to meet human needs in His name without discrimination. The motivation of the organization is love of God and a practical concern for the needs of humanity. Read more
The Salvation Army's mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ and to meet human needs in His name without discrimination. The motivation of the organization is love of God and a practical concern for the needs of humanity.
The Salvation Army programs include religious services, comprehensive youth and adult group activities, rehabilitation centers for alcoholics and drug abusers, family social services, programs for senior citizens, Christmas assistance, summer camps, day camps during school vacations, community centers, feeding the homeless, emergency and disaster services. Programs are adapted to local needs in each community. The Salvation Army, an international movement, is an evangelical part of the universal Christian church. Its message is based on the Bible. Its ministry is motivated by the love of God. This is expressed by a spiritual ministry, the purposes of which are to preach the Gospel, disseminate Christian truths, supply basic human necessities, provide personal counseling and undertake the spiritual and moral regeneration and physical rehabilitation of all persons in need who come within its sphere of influence regardless of race, color, creed, sex, or age.