Cadet Paul Chisholm shares his testimony in advance of his ordination as a minister of the Gospel and his commissioning as an officer in The Salvation Army. Produced for the USA Western Territory's Commissioning Weekend 2020.
Lt. Erin Wikle grew up in The Salvation Army. After starting her own family and ministry, Erin found herself struggling in ways she never expected. Eventually she had to leave the ministry she had started. Luckily, God had other plans for her.
There were times in Brian's youth that he was bullied so terribly he didn't even want to live. It wasn't until coming to a Salvation Army summer camp that he realized God's profound love for him was deeper than any hurts or wounds from his broken past.
Hector grew up going to church but he never really took it seriously. He constantly rebelled and lived life his own way until he felt there was something missing in his life. Watch the video to see how he decided that God needed to be the center of his life.
When most people graduate from college, their attention turns to one thing: getting a job. At The Salvation Army Crestmont College for Officer Training in the USA Western Territory, cadets enroll knowing a ministry appointment is waiting for them at the end of the two-year trek.