The mission of Salem Evangelical Lutheran church is:
to go, listen, serve, and LOVE all people as disciples of Jesus Christ.
Salem is the oldest Lutheran church in the city of Lebanon and one of the oldest in Lebanon County. Salem’s history includes leaders of the American Revolution and the first Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives. Salem continues to be a vibrant center of faith in the 21st century, regularly hosting a homeless shelter and maintaining a partnership relationship with the Mwakaleli Lutheran Congregation in Tukuyu, Tanzania.