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Are you ready for this, young Salvationists? YS was LIVE on the construction site of the newest museum in DC. There’s some awesome stuff to look forward to in this Scripture-inspired exhibition space—check it out.

Sound Bite — Brian & Jenn

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As co-founders of  Bethel Music, WorshipU, Brian and Jenn Johnson have produced over 15 albums that have influenced worship across the global church. Their latest album, After All These Years, was released in January 2017 and includes “You’re Going to Be Ok”—a song written by Jenn with personal meaning behind it. Read more in October’s YS. [...]

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Game Time

Depression Quest

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Depression Quest is not your typical video game. This game is intended to educate rather than entertain. Join Chris Clark as he steps into the shoes of someone struggling with depression to share their experience first-hand. [...]

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild

ATTENTION GAMERS: Who says video games can’t teach you about life? Kyle Reardon takes a deep dive into the themes of The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild. Check it out here.







Darkest Dungeon | Dishonored | Firewatch | Horizon Zero Down | Mario Kart 8 Deluxe | Mass Effect: Andromeda | Night in the Woods | Overwatch | Prey | That Dragon, Cancer | Titanfall 2

What’s On?

Movie & TV Reviews

ACTION. ADVENTURE. ROMANCE. Don’t miss September’s “What’s On?” We’ve added 3 new reviews — “Captain Underpants,” “The Mummy” and “Wonder Woman.”  [...]

Devotional Calendar

October 2017

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This calendar is meant to help you set time aside with Jesus. Decide on where you’ll meet Him, and choose a time when you won’t fall asleep or be distracted. You can download and print a copy of the calendar to keep in your Bible. Remember James 4:8, “Come close to God, and God will come close to you.” [...]

Listen Up!

Music Reviews

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Don’t miss the October edition of our digitally exclusive music reviews featuring artists Stephen Christian and Seventh Day Slumber. [...]

Walking Dead

Learn About Characters From Salvation Army History

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Do you feel that your life has been marked with more mistakes than victories? Don’t lose hope. Check out Captain Tom Crocker’s story in the October issue and see how God can redeem our past, our failures and even our struggles for His purpose. [...]

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Face Time

Meeting Young Salvationists Face-to-Face

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Meet twin brothers Charles & Dajuan Hill. These two hearts beat with the same love for Christ and a desire to bring others to a Savior who gives joy and purpose. Read their story in the October issue of YS. […]

Meet Other Young Salvationists


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NOW IT’S YOUR TURN! Take what you’ve learned from YS and apply it to the world.

Discover what’s trending in the October edition of FYI! Whether you’re feeling fired up or need to kick-start some inspiration, FYI is for YOU.  [...]

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