About Us

  • Central Arkansas Area Command Vision Statement:

    The vision of The Salvation Army in Central Arkansas is to bring hope for all people through life changing guidance, assistance, and restoration in the name of Jesus Christ.

    Service Area:

    • Lonoke County
    • Pulaski County
    • Saline County
    • White County

    Our Mission Statement:

    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 the love of God. Its mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ and to meet human needs in His name without discrimination.


    The Central Arkansas Area Commander is Captain Jay Spalding, Jr. Captain Jamie Spalding is Director of Women’s Ministries and co-Area Commander. The Salvation Army Central Arkansas Area Command is part of the Arkansas-Oklahoma Division, led by Major Lewis Reckline.