California Church Celebrates Christmas With Refugees

Help people relocated to the United States adjust to a new culture during the holidays.

Shining Bright

California church puts on mile-long Christmas lights display.

8 Last-Minute Christmas Outreach Ideas

"Is it too late for Christmas outreach? As it turns out, it’s never too late—and we’ve got a trunkful of ideas to prove it."

3 Ways to Create a Welcoming Environment for Visitors

How do you welcome people who feel like outsiders?

4 Free Resources to Launch Your Advent Season

Outreach Inc. is offering free Advent resources to kick off the Christmas season at your church.

Try This: 5 Steps to Creating a Christmas Store for Low-Income Families

Follow the plan of several Chicago-area churches, who served more than 200 families and nearly 550 children.

Try This: Take Free Christmas Portraits

Idea Starter: Photograph, print and deliver Christmas portraits to the needy.

12 Ways Your Church Can Show Christmas Kindness

Sometimes it's the simple, practical ideas that make the memorable outreach impact. Try these ...

Try This: Deliver Overstocked Christmas Trees to Needy Families

When lot owners know they won’t sell more trees before Christmas, offer to haul them away for free.

Iowa Church Gives Meaningful Christmas Gifts to People Overseas

Use the World Vision Gift Catalog to help others in need.