We, ARE the FRIENDS of Christ. We make ourselves visible here today a mixed bag of vulnerable dependents… Alcoholics, workaholics, rage-aholics, addicts, pessimists, and misfits, rebels, pride-mongers, attention-hoarders, and finger pointers… That have been REDEEMED, MADE CLEAN and NEW by the blood of Jesus Christ. We represent a people who are NOT confident in and of themselves— We [...]
The countdown is finally over! The Ambassadors of Holiness received their first appointments this morning. So, with great excitement (and some sadness because CFOT will miss them), here are the first appointments for the Ambassadors of Holiness: Cadet Chalrimawia – Ebenezer Corps, Central South Division (India) and Children’s Officer (Part time at Youth Department, THQ) [...]
The final days before Commissioning were busy times at CFOT as we prepared to travel to Newfoundland for the commissioning of the Prayer Warrior session. But on Sunday, June 13 we took a bit of time to acknowledge the “kidettes” of the Prayer Warrior session with their own commissioning ceremony. Beginning with a march-in to [...]
A capacity crowd filled Heritage Park Temple on Thursday, June 10 to say goodbye to the Prayer Warrior Session of cadets. People who have gotten to know the cadets during their 22 months in Winnipeg gathered to honour their service to the Prairie Division. The Prairie Division also took this time to honour divisional leaders, [...]
We began our morning with a delicious breakfast before heading out for an afternoon at Officers’ councils. Our bodies were certainly nourished, but our souls even more as Commissioner Ivan Lang fed us with bread for our souls. The Commissioner challenged all Officers to come before our Holy God as we are, and move out [...]
This is the view of Hwy 401 from the Hotel cadets and family are staying in. While our view may be less than stunning we promise to bring you a view of the Commissioning weekend throughout this weekend with pictures and stories throughout. Today is Friday and we’re spending the day at Officers’ Councils with [...]
Commissioning Book 2008 is hot off the press! Purchase your book today and share in the memories of CFOT. Buy a piece of Salvation Army history; great for friends, families, and supporters of the GFW and WFC sessions. Commissioning Books are only $5.00 (plus shipping and handling) and are available today.
CFOT had a hoot singing this song for which Rob wrote the lyrics. It was the “pre-appointment guess where the GFW’s are going to” song. You can access this podcast at iTunes and download it to your favourite media player or listen here by clicking on the slider bar below.
Commissioning books are now available for you to download online. This years book tells the story of training in this territory with additional highlights including cadet-lieutenants, sessional song, Field placements, and much more. The book is an attractive keepsake, and utilizes the colour palette for the training college in Winnipeg in its design.