Statement of SOMA’s Calling

SOMA is a mission agency called by God to serve the Anglican Communion and the worldwide Church by:
  • building up and equipping the Body of Jesus Christ; 

  • through the transforming grace of the Holy Spirit; 

  • principally through short-term, cross-cultural missions; 

  • for the transformation of individuals, churches and communities


Statement of SOMA’s Strategic Goals

  • Increase the number of intercessory prayer members and teams.
  • Grow ministry to the ‘home’ Church through inviting and sending mission teams.
  • Continue to build strategic relationships within the Anglican Communion.
  • Greatly increase participation by younger generations.
  • Conduct more collaborative team missions.
  • Conduct more frequent, world-wide renewal conferences.
  • Look for, and conduct, missions aimed at community transformation.
  • Embrace evangelism as an integral element of SOMA's mission.