Since Embrace began in 2015, we have heard the unique needs, preferences, struggles, victories and hopes of Embrace groups around the territory. As an Embrace leader, I’m in this with you. I too sometimes struggle to set up our monthly meeting date, I’ve forgotten to let a non-Facebook member of our group know we were […]

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Passion, Compassion and People. That’s the formula our guest, Nikole Lim on episode 10 of the Prepare Podcast, shared with us for finding your vocational calling. She feels if you can identify these three things (passion, compassion and people) in your life you’re on your way to discovering your calling. It also inspired the theme […]

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May was over in a blink of the eye, am I right?! June is here, and summer is literally around the corner. Personally, I couldn’t be more ready! Here’s our week in review: June 1, episode 9 of The Prepare Podcast with Auxiliary Captain Ketsia Diaz.  Subscribe on itunes so you never miss out – […]

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Well it’s Friday! Let’s look back on what’s happened this week and look at some things from out in the internet worldwide we think you’d like. The Prepare Podcast Episode 7 with Sara Johnson – click HERE Central Territory Women’s Ministries Mission Team to Alaska! Apply HERE Territorial Anti-Trafficking Council – Encounter – contact [email protected] […]

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 Have you heard about our small group movement called: Embrace? Or maybe you’ve heard about it, seen pictures on Instagram or Facebook (click HERE to see Embrace pictures from those using the hashtag #saEmbrace) but you want to know more. Well here’s the simplest explanation of a very simple concept: Embrace is a once a month, […]

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The women at the Royal Oak Citadel corps in South Eastern Michigan are finding a new way to gather together.   As told to by corps officer, Captain Catherine Mount: June 6 was a women’s event with a purpose to create a beautiful space for women to connect, to enjoy fellowship, and to engage in community. […]

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Here are six stories, experiences, and victories from six different Embrace leaders. Each leader comes from a different community, unique in it’s own way. If you haven’t gotten your Embrace group up and going yet, don’t be discouraged and certainly don’t give up! Your group can start anytime – click on each image to read their story […]

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The Embracing Embrace Series exists to encourage curious minds and hesitant potential leaders to respond with brave acts of courage and obedience and take the leap. Make the calls, emails, texts, the face-to-face conversations and invite women around your table to talk, share, listen and grow together. Here’s Katy Engle; soldier (member) of the Royal Oak […]

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Today we hear from Embrace Leader – Haley Vecellio. Haley is a youth worker at the Fulton Heights corps in Grand Rapids, MI. Haley took a step of bravery and started an Embrace group, here’s her experience! Did you have any expectations about Embrace before your first gathering? I didn’t really have any expectations at first, I […]

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   My name is Ashley and I work at Divisional Headquarters in the Eastern Michigan Division as the Anti-Human Trafficking Initiative Director. The mission of our program is to serve victims of human trafficking in Eastern Michigan by means of awareness, education and assistance. Our purpose is to promote and maintain community awareness relating to […]

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