About Pine Lake Camp

Pine Lake Camp Mission Statement

Pine Lake Camp is a place of retreat and renewal, enabling those who come to experience God’s creation and the love of Jesus.

Mission & Values of The Salvation Army

The Salvation Army is an international Christian church. Its message is based on the Bible; its ministry is motivated by love for God and the needs of humanity.

The Salvation Army Canada & Bermuda Mission Statement

The Salvation Army exists to share the love of Jesus Christ, meet human needs and be a transforming influence in the communities of our world.

The Salvation Army Core Values

There are three core values of our faith – Salvation, Holiness and Intimacy with God.

Rooted in these three values are the seven core operational values which guide all aspects of The Salvation Army in Canada & Bermuda.

Compassion: We reach out to others and care for them.
Respect: We promote the dignity of all persons.
Excellence: We strive to be the best at what we do and a model for others to emulate.
Integrity: We are honest, trustworthy, and accountable.
Relevance: We are committed to the pursuit of innovation and effectiveness.
Co-operation: We encourage and foster teamwork and partnerships.
Celebration: We give thanks by marking milestones and successes.


Pine Lake Camp is a member in good standing with Christian Camping International and is committed to Christian values within the camping community, nationally and globally.


Pine Lake Camp is an affiliate member of the Lifesaving Society in Alberta. We are committed to providing a high standard of aquatic safety and voluntarily abide by the polices and procedures of the Lifesaving Society.


Pine Lake Camp is fully accredited with the Alberta Camping Association. Our camp meets and exceeds an extensive set of provincial standards including sound financial practices, safety in various program activities, and recommended environmental standards.


Pine Lake Camp partners with The Canadian Bible Society to distribute the scriptures to children and youth. We are committed to making the scriptures available to campers in a way that is meaningful, relevant and practical.