MASON CITY, Iowa – There is new leadership at the Mason City Salvation Army.
Majors John and Crystal Joyner are taking charge, replacing Majors Gary and Vickie Cole. The Coles led the Mason City Salvation Army for 5 years before leaving to take a post in Mitchell, South Dakota.
The Joyners were commissioned and ordained as Salvation Army officers in 1999 and have worked in operation centers in Minnesota and Michigan, spending the last 8 years in St. Paul. John Joyner says “We are excited to be serving in north central Iowa. Mason City is a beautiful town. Everyone here has made us feel very welcomed.”