‘Women of Justice’ Bible Study

This four-part bible study explores how we can work to see God’s Kingdom come on earth as it is in heaven. Produced for the Salvos Women Resource Manual 2019 (NSW/ACT Division), this study challenges us to look at our own lives and question how we can be more like Jesus. Based upon the social justice principles…

Salvo Academy: The Whole World Redeeming with Mike Frost

In this Salvo Academy, we hear from Mike Frost – one of the leading voices in the Missional church movement both in Australia and around the world. Salvo Academy is a series of discussions and keynote presentations designed to help you grow as a disciple and learn more about the world around you. It aims…

Kingdom Come – A Sermon Series

The Salvation Army’s Wollongong Corps recently completed a fantastic 7 week series on Social Justice called ‘Kingdom Come’. Presented by various speakers, including from the Social Justice Department, it covered the biblical call to justice and why it is important, as well as several key principles of Social Justice. Each sermon included a challenge to…

Social Justice Themed Devotionals

Many of us use and appreciate devotional aids to help reflect upon our Christian walk, and we have complied some Social Justice ones for you to explore. Whether by yourself or as a family, we encourage you to think deeply about Scriptures call to “to do justice, and to love kindness, and to walk humbly…

Economic & Social Impact Survey 2018

The Salvation Army Australia has released the key findings from its annual Economic and Social Impact Survey (ESIS Report), which surveyed 1267 people across Australia who have come to The Salvos for assistance. Some of the key findings of this report show a drastic need for an increase to the NewStart allowance. The report showed that…

The Salvation Army’s Policy Statements 2017-18

The Salvation Army’s official Policy Statements for 2017-2018 can be found here. These are the statements which clearly set out the Army’s recommendations for government on various social issues.

Not Just Australia Day – How to engage with Indigenous issues every day

The ongoing struggles faced by our Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander brothers and sisters are often highlighted on specific days such as Australia Day, or through NAIDOC Week events. However, as time moves on and the highlights die down, we often forget about these issues until the next time they are in the public spotlight….

‘Principles of Justice’ Posters

The images below are based on the resource ‘Jesus & Justice’, produced by The Salvation Army’s International Social Justice Commission. You can download this resource here: http://www.tinyurl.com/8a7h2t9 Please feel free to use the below images as Posters for Prayer Stations etc. You can download these images by right-clicking on them, and clicking ‘Save Image As’.

How to perform an ‘Acknowledgement of Country’

A ‘Welcome to Country’ or an ‘Acknowledgement of Country’ – What’s the difference? A Welcome to Country is a ceremony performed by Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander people to welcome visitors to their traditional land. It can take many forms, depending on the particular  culture of the traditional owners. It can include singing, dancing, smoking…

‘Prayers for Justice’ Resources

Below you will find a list of Social Justice related prayers for use in meetings or even your personal devotions. We are always looking to add to these resource so we welcome suggestions. Prayers for the Drought – Various Prayers for Peace – Various Prayers for Eradicating Poverty – Various Prayers about Human Trafficking –…

Economic & Social Impact Survey 2017

Today The Salvation Army Australia released its annual Economic and Social Impact Survey (ESIS Report), which surveyed 1380 people across Australia who have come to The Salvos for assistance. Some of the key findings of this report show that a significant number of families and individuals who accessed Salvation Army Emergency Relief support experienced some…

2018 Ethical Fashion Guide

Baptist World Aid 2018 Ethical Fashion Guide Our friends at Baptist World Aid have released their annual ‘Ethical Fashion Guide.’ “The Ethical Fashion Guide is a companion to the 2018 Ethical Fashion Report. Use it to help you make everyday, ethical purchasing decisions. Take it with you when you shop and buy your clothes from the…