For women 16 years of age and up, this program provides activities to aid in the attainment of a fulfilled personal and family life therefore contributing to the betterment of society.
For men 16 years of age and up, this program has a three-fold purpose: evangelism, fellowship and service.
The Salvation Army is committed to sharing God’s love and message of Jesus Christ and hope through actively meeting human needs in His name without discrimination. Additionally we offer a number of positive ministry programs and events for young people that will help them to develop an unwavering and a non dualistic character while at the same time helping them to grow in an understanding of God’s love through a lifelong relationship with Jesus Christ.
Ilene Knowlton Conservatory of Music
The Kroc Center is pleased to present the Ilene Knowlton Conservatory of Music. The music classes offered through this program are geared to enhance the lives of children ages 7 to 18 in their pursuit of musical excellence. Our classes are offered by experienced instructors in brass, guitar and piano All participants must participate in instrumental instruction and musical theory.
Baby Song is an exciting Salvation Army outreach program for babies, toddlers and their parents. Baby Song provides an opportunity for: parents to assist their babies in language development and interaction through music; babies to experience developmentally appropriate songs, activities and games; parents to build relationships with other parents; parents to gain parenting tips and information; and the church to reach out into the community.
A time of singing for children.
Moonbeams is a Christian holistic experience to help pre-k and k5 boys and girls to develop positive social and communication habits, artistic flare and giftedness.
Sunbeams is an enriching opportunity for girls grades 1-5 designed to help them learn about themselves and their expanding worlds through a variety of experiences including camping, music, games, activities, crafts and trips into the community.
Cub Scouts is a positive place where boys, grades 1-5 can enjoy safe, wholesome activities. The program focuses on building character, improving physical fitness, teaching practical skills and developing a spirit of community service.
Boy Scouts is available to boys grades 6-12. The program achieves the BSA’s objectives through The Salvation Army’s holistic approach of developing character, citizenship and personal fitness.
Girl Guards is an enriching opportunity for girls in grades 6-12 designed to help them learn about themselves and their expanding worlds through a variety of experiences including camping, music, games, activities, crafts and trips into the community.
Spiritual Leadership Classes
The overall goal of Junior Soldiers is to make sure our Salvation Army children have personally received Jesus Christ as their Savior and that they begin to be discipled in biblical truths, life applications, and Salvation Army principles and practices. We desire for them to mature as continually developing followers of Christ and active soldiers of The Salvation Army. Some of the main objectives of the Junior Soldier program are:
To help the Junior Soldier develop spiritual awareness.
To increase their knowledge of the Bible.
To give the Junior Soldier guidance in developing a lifestyle appropriate to their Christian faith.
To offer instruction in Salvation Army history, principles and practices.
To give the Junior Soldier opportunities for leadership and participation in various aspects of service.
CROSSTraining for Corps Cadets
This five-year discipleship and leadership development program is open to young people in 7th grade (or 13 years old) through 12th grade. Corps Cadets participate in Bible study, activities to develop their spiritual lives, ministry leadership training, and hands-on service projects. The goal of CROSSTraining is to prepare spiritually mature, committed leaders in the corps (church).
Special Corps Programs
Young At Heart Seniors Program
This program is for those looking for fun and fellowship. If you are 50 or older, we would love to have you with us every Tuesday. We do something new every Tuesday. We have bible studies, BINGO days with prizes, Walmart trips, Pool time, arts and crafts just to name a few.
SWAG is a time for young kids from the ages of 5-12 to come and experience Jesus Christ through fellowship and fun. Our character building classes are taught by experienced youth pastors who teach life skills while keeping Christ as the center. Following the character building programs, kids get to choose from several electives at no cost. Come receive top level instruction from our great staff.
Teen night is an exciting time for our teens to get together. It begins with us feeding them before our devotion time begins. Our devotion topics are strictly chosen by the teens on what they want to discuss from a biblical standpoint and has included everything from bullying to abortion. After a time of devotion, teens are given an opportunity to have free time which includes the game room or gym.
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Events, programs and classes for the whole family.