Christmas Outreach: 4 Ideas for Small Groups

Get your small groups planning now and praying for ways they can reach out during the holidays.

7 Ways to Celebrate Black History Month at Your Church

Ideas for honoring the beauty of the diverse cultures in your church.

Try This: Throw an Ice-Skating Party

Use this nonthreatening winter pastime to connect with your community.

Try This: Teach Kids the Value of Giving at Christmas

Make it easy for children to “buy” free or low-cost gifts for family and friends.

Try This: Be a Winter Refuge

When the temperature drops, open your church as a place for the homeless to warm up.

Giving Roses to Nursing Home Residents on Valentine’s Day: Apostolic Church in Arkansas

Become a “Community Cupid” and make a difference in the lives of older adults.

Try This: Warm Up Commuters

Give out hot chocolate and coffee at mass transit stops.

Pennsylvania Church Creates “Mitten Trees” for Christmas

Collect clothing donations to deliver to impoverished residents.

Try This: Provide Snow-Day Child Care

Help families in a bind when snowy weather cancels school.

12 Ways Your Church Can Show Christmas Kindness

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