Essays Tagged: "The Salvation Army"

"Charles's Freedom" descriptive essay about a person.

rigerator at home displays a colorful portrait of a Christmas bell given to me by a sixth grader by the name of Charles. On the back of the portrait is written, "You are the best sub ever." I discover ... ack of the portrait is written, "You are the best sub ever." I discovered the picture on my desk on the last day of substituting for that class. I had been there a week. A week in which Charles made t ...

(2 pages) 98 0 4.1 Apr/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Language Studies > Writing

Testing for Honesty

According to the Salvation Army, "charity begins at home." The Salvation Army realized that it had a problem with ... ns at home." The Salvation Army realized that it had a problem with theft among its kettle workers, the people who collect money for the Army during Christmas season. Apparently, some of the kettlers ... y for the Army during Christmas season. Apparently, some of the kettlers were helping themselves to the Army's money before the organization had a chance to give it out. To put a stop to this problem ...

(7 pages) 249 2 3.3 Mar/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Christian Ethics

A letter to the newspaper caught my eye. In it the writer was quite adamant that there was a difference between ... ween what he called "the world" and "Christian ethics". As far as I could understand, he was saying there was such a wide gulf between what was commonly known as 'Christian' morals, and the sort of mo ... hristian' morals, and the sort of morals which everyone else lived by. He did not want his society, the mass of unbelievers of which he was a part, to be engulfed by the horror of Christian ethics. He ...

(8 pages) 169 3 4.8 Apr/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

Binge Drinking

In the past years binge drinking from teens has increased dramatically. Teens have started to drink at ... s states, "In past generations, boys were much more likely than girls to experiment with alcohol in their early teens, but girls are catching up. In the 1960's, only 7 percent of girls who tried alcoh ... In the 1960's, only 7 percent of girls who tried alcohol for the first time were ages 10-14. Today, the number of first-time female and male users in this age group has grown to 31 percent" (22). ...

(2 pages) 92 4 2.8 May/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays

This essay is revolved around the Salvation Army religion and facts about this topic. (Christianity)

Spiritual LifeThe Salvation Army is not only an evangelical Christian church but also like a "holiness movement" w ... ian church but also like a "holiness movement" whose members seek to become more Christlike through the indwelling presence of the Holy Spirit in their lives.Personal devotions and worship together in ... for your meditations.Relief WorkEmergencies and disasters come in many shapes and sizes. Some, like the recent conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan, or the horrific events of 11 September 2001, take cent ...

(1 pages) 42 0 4.2 Oct/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

The Victorian Era

THE VICTORIAN ERA (1839-1901)The Victorian era corresponds with the reign of Queen Victoria in Engla ... 9-1901)The Victorian era corresponds with the reign of Queen Victoria in England from 1839 to 1901. The period is beloved for its attention to high morals, modesty and proper decorum, as inspired by t ... o high morals, modesty and proper decorum, as inspired by the Queen and her husband, Prince Albert. The Victorian era was also an optimistic time in which scientific and industrial invention thrived. ...

(2 pages) 57 0 3.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Art Essays

The world we live ans how much it really is falling apart on a day to day basis.

Fake SecurityPay TaxesVote or die.donate to the latest charity or atleast the Salvation Army,Buy car decals proclaiming 'God Bless America' or ' ... you live,a place where freedom of speech has become an excuse for incompassion and inhumanitywhere the healthcare in the countries we despise is better than ourswhere public schools have been reduced ... nters instead of learning centerswhere immigrant minorities can get more funding for education than the minorities already here,where gas prices steadily rise as the employment rate dropsbut dont forg ...

(1 pages) 15 0 3.0 Oct/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

This is an essay depicting the different ways that Christians might respond when faced with the issues of abortion and euthanasia.

stians believe abortion and euthanasia are both evils, different denominations react differently in the actual situations.The Roman Catholic Church does not accept euthanasia or abortion whatever the ... an Catholic Church does not accept euthanasia or abortion whatever the circumstances. If someone in the Church were pregnant, they would do whatever they could to talk the woman out of having an abort ...

(2 pages) 21 1 4.5 Jan/2006

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Women in the progressive period

The mid-twentieth century was a breeding ground for advances in many aspects of America. The First W ... ury was a breeding ground for advances in many aspects of America. The First World War, also called the Great War, began many changes and led the way into the booming 1920's. People were fighting for ... booming 1920's. People were fighting for their rights and also fought to be thought of as equals by the American society. Women were one of the groups among the herd of Americans striving to become mo ...

(5 pages) 64 0 5.0 Jun/2007

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

"What Effects Did The Great Depression Have On Australian Society?"

"What effects did The Great Depression have on Australian society?"� The Great Depression had dual effects on A ... ects on Australian people; the ones that became unemployed went through tough times, and conversely the ones that retained their jobs prospered due to the depression. The family units during The Great ... epression. The family units during The Great Depression were under tremendous strain as a result of the desperation for jobs, leaving fathers resorting to "˜going bush' to look for work, and lea ...

(5 pages) 15 0 0.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

An Autobiography/Open Letter

ASSATA an autobiography/Open Letter By Assata Shakur My Perception---Ã The (untold) truth Assata Shakur's biography taught me so many different things about life c ... e. I was also able to relate to her in many ways. No, I never grew up down south or met a member of the KKK, however I can honesty say I could relate to her struggle. The difference between she and I ... norant because I believed everything I was taught in high school. For example when Assata speaks of the abolition of slavery I always thought that it had ended due to President Abe Lincoln, what I had ...

(5 pages) 24 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Community Service

Community Service The smallest things in life are worth more than all the money in the world. I asked myself, â? ... and teacher once told me, â?? getting involved in community affairs such as raking leaves in the fall, shoveling snow in the winter, planting flowers and trees in the spring, cleaning up our co ... flowers and trees in the spring, cleaning up our community parks, or donating unwanted clothing to the salvation army, can help more people around the world, then I would think.But, I wanted to do mo ...

(2 pages) 14 0 0.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

COMUNISM

es,shipping and receiving and clean up.CUMBERLAND SALVATION ARMY Volenteer work.Cleaning,sorting clothes.NINETIMES BOARDING Shop help.Cutting grip tape.Volenteer.INTERESTS I am currently sponsored for ...

(1 pages) 427 0 0.0 Jan/2002

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Homeless

IntroductionThe homeless can be put into two categories, they can be a deviant group and they are a sub culture. ... nd they are a sub culture. Often people don't know what caused that person to be homeless and thing they are drug addicts or alcoholics.Most cities such as Melbourne are embarrassed by the homeless pe ... ourne are embarrassed by the homeless people that when the 2006 Commonwealth Games was in Melbourne the Victorian Government put some of the homeless people in motels to stay in for the duration of th ...

(5 pages) 81 0 4.0 Aug/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

Analyze the effects of the Great Depression on Australia in the 1930s.

The Great Depression had an immense effect on Australia both economically and socially. During the t ... the Great Depression Australia's economy was largely dependent on wool and wheat exports thus when the Depression hit and the exports lessened in value many industries were consequently effected, lea ... orts lessened in value many industries were consequently effected, leaving many out of work. Due to the increasing unemployment rate there was a sense of insecurity and hopelessness throughout Austral ...

(5 pages) 45 0 4.2 Sep/2007

Subjects: History Term Papers > Australian History

An essay on Natural hazards and Natural disasters

There is a difference between natural hazardsand natural disasters. A hazard is an event orobject th ... hazard is an event orobject that is a potential source of harm to a community.A disaster occurs as the result of ahazardous event that dramatically affects a community.There are six broad types of ha ... idents, explosionsor hazardous materials6.Human Ð for example, war, crowd stampedeand terrorism.The first four groupings are generally referredto as natural hazards and the last two as humanhazard ...

(2 pages) 33 0 3.0 Jul/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Targets Strategy for Developing Customer Relationships Explain the components of a marketing strategy. The target market. The 4 P's applied to each target market segment.

AbstractTarget is all about their customers, the communities they serve, and education. This article will explain the many progr ... ey serve, and education. This article will explain the many programs associated with each, such as, the REDcard, Reach Out and Read, and involvement with the American Red Cross. Targets employees and ... vement with the American Red Cross. Targets employees and corporation holds strong values of making their products affordable and emphasizing great design. This article will include how Target handles ...

(8 pages) 77 0 0.0 Sep/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Macro Forces Affecting The Salvation Army

There are many macro forces that affect the way The Salvation Army is run.Factors such as homelessne ... key role in how policies and decisions are made within this non-profit organization.Arguably one of the poorest cities in America, Hartford it is a city spanning 2,000 square miles (Census), and is al ... ,000 square miles (Census), and is also a diverse city: 34% white; 37.5% African American; and 29% Other Races. In 2006, the homeless rate was 4.7, while the city continued to expand and sprawl withou ...

(3 pages) 16 0 0.0 Sep/2008

Subjects: Science Essays

Fiscal Management and Responsibility

sound decisions based on many different factors. Learning what one can and cannot afford is one of the most challenging lessons life teaches. Learning how much one can afford to spend on a car or hou ... earning how much one can afford to spend on a car or house or something as simple as how much is in the food budget for the week is something many struggle with and often times the wrong decision is m ...

(3 pages) 12 0 0.0 Jun/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Cultural diversity in Abilene Texas

January 19, 2010The cultural diversity of Abilene Texas is unique to many cities. In my city we have an Air Force ba ... unique to many cities. In my city we have an Air Force base that brings many different cultures together because of the service men and women. Over this course I have learned how many different cultur ... different cultures coexist in America. America is a melting pot of cultures and within each culture there are several different beliefs, religions, and traditions. I will explore the ethnic diversity ...

(6 pages) 1732 0 0.0 Jan/2010

Subjects: Social Science Essays