About The Salvation Army
The Salvation Army's International Mission
The Salvation Army has an international mission statement that sets the identity and direction for every command and centre that the Army operates:
The Salvation Army, an international movement, is an evangelical part of the universal Christian Church. Its message is based on the Bible. Its ministry is motivated by love of God. Its mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ and meet human needs in His name without discrimination.
Our Vision in the Australian Eastern Territory
We see a Spirit-filled Army of the 21st century convinced of its calling moving forward together into the world of the hurting, broken, lonely, dispossessed and lost, reaching them by all means with the transforming message of Jesus bringing freedom, hope and life.
Our Mission in Australia
The Salvation Army is a Christian movement dedicated to sharing the love of Jesus.
We share the love of Jesus by:
- Caring for people
- Creating faith pathway
- Building healthy communities
- Working for justice
Recognising that God is already at work in the world, we value:
- We commit ourselves in prayer and practice to this land of Australia and its people, seeking reconciliation, unity and equity.