To God and Country Books Invaluable to Air Force Cadets

Tampa, Fla -- Strength for Service recently distributed To God and Country books to cadets in the Air Force. At the end of February, Lt Col Linda J. Pugsley, CAP, with the Civil Air Patrol, U.S. Air Force Auxiliary, received 25 of the devotional books. A Chaplain for the Southeast Region based in Tampa, Pugsley distributed [...]

Nashville police officers thank SFS for devotional books

Two years ago the Strength for Service team distributed copies of Strength for Service to God and Community to the 1,434 officers in the Metro Nashville Police Department. On Friday, March 3, Police Chaplain James Duke and Deputy Chief Todd Henry visited the NACP meeting to thank the conference presidents for the devotional books. One [...]

First Responders 10th Annual Appreciation Thanksgiving Luncheon

Greenville, NC - Sponsorship by UMM with our JSM Youth and Evangelism task force are able to provide the annual Thanksgiving luncheon to honor our First Responders local Fire Fighters, Rescue and Police personnel, Sherriff Deputies, Greenville Utilities, the Emergency Ward of Vidant and all their supporting staff as a thank you to those who serve [...]

Spring Initiative – Honor First Responders

Dear Friend of Strength for Service, “Firefighters aren’t necessarily comfortable being called a hero – but just the same, that word describes them very well,” said Arizona Fire Chief Dennis Compton. Now serving as chairman of the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation, Compton told a group honoring 112 firefighters, “They aren’t heroes because they died in [...]

Church provides 190 SFS books to veterans

LONG BEACH, Calif.-- ­­California Heights UMC provided 190 copies of Strength for Service to God and Country to patients at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Long Beach. The Rev. Douglas Dickson, pastor, presented the books to the Rev. George Vogel, chief of chaplain services at the VA center. From left: Erin Stenberg, director of [...]

Support Strength for Service on Giving Tuesday

As a passionate disciple of Jesus Christ, your participation is vital to living out God’s mission through The United Methodist Church. Every day you are giving light, giving love, and giving to a world in need through your prayers, presence, gifts, and service. November 29, you are invited to come together with thousands of United Methodists [...]

Home Depot & Strength for Service

Home Depot taps Strength for Service as recipient of rebate program.

Former chief of Army chaplains elected to SFS Board

The Strength for Service Board of Directors invited the Rev. Charles (Ray) Bailey, former brigadier general and deputy chief of U.S. Army chaplains, to become the 11th member of the board.

Highlights from 135 churches participating in 9-11 book presentations

NASHVILLE, Tenn.––One hundred and thirty-five churches responded to an offer to purchase cases of Strength for Service books for presentations on the 15th anniversary of the September 11 attack on the Pentagon and the World Trade Center. Cases included 52 copies of Strength for Service to God and Community, a book of daily devotions for [...]

Give historic books on 75th anniversary of Pearl Harbor

Your church has the opportunity to give a book with additional devotions.