New Year 2017
"We all, who with unveiled faces
contemplate the Lord's glory,
are being TRANSFORMED
into his image with ever
2 Corinthians 3:18 (NIV)
Dear sisters in Christ,
we reflect on 2016 and look forward to 2017 let us join with the Psalmist in
remembering God's continued faithfulness and his abundant provision:
‘Praise the Lord, my soul; all my inmost being, praise
his holy name. Praise the Lord, my soul, and forget not all his benefits'
(Psalm 103:1-2 NIV).
can boldly face the future with a heavenly Father who continues to offer
forgiveness, healing and redemption - who desires to crown, to satisfy and to
The General's ‘I dream ... ‘ statement has once again
inspired our theme for 2017 focusing on being ‘Transformed into God's Image' (2
Corinthians 3:18.) We will reflect on our desire to be more like Jesus as we
contemplate the Lord's glory, stay in his presence, meditate upon his Word and
want to inspire Christian women to be visible and to live out Kingdom values
through the power of the Holy Spirit who transforms and equips us. Individually
and collectively we will mobilise to be a force for good where God has placed
us - both in our families and communities.
am continually thankful for your engagement in Women's Ministries. Let us work
together towards being increasingly relevant to women in the societies in which
we find ourselves.
World President of Women's Ministries
See our missions projects for this year in Myanmar, Tanzania, Moldova and Kenya.
March 3, 2017 is the next World Day of Prayer prepared by women of The Philippines with the theme, "Am I Being Unfair to You?"
Revive is is The Salvation Army's international women's magazine.