Missions Ideas, part 4

Here are several ideas for putting together a missions Sunday:

  • Show a video of a missionary or missions ministry
  • Collect faith promises and offerings for missions
  • Hand out faith promise cards for new members
  • Organize a skit about missions
  • Feature a missionary or ministry in the bulletin
  • Distribute a monthly missions newsletter
  • Call a missionary by Skype.com or conference call
  • Pray for missionaries
  • Share testimonies or reports from your missionaries
  • Feature a missionary on your missions board
  • Take up a love offering for a featured missionary
  • Ask church or Sunday school departments to feature a missionary
  • Decorate the church to emphasize missions
  • Plan a dinner on the grounds and show missions videos
  • Invite a missionary to speak
  • Allow a missions committee to plan service
  • Have a missions flag parade (countries you reach)
  • Sing songs about missions
  • Wear costumes from other countries
  • Share a brief history of a country you are reaching
  • Prepare a PowerPoint presentation of your missionaries
  • Talk about the vision of missions in the church
  • Present a brief on how missions works in the Assemblies of God
  • Set up a missions display in the foyer
  • Preach a message about the Bible basis of missions
  • Plan a missions dinner on Sunday evening and invite a speaker
  • Encourage church how they can get more involved in missions
  • Introduce the missions team (committee)
  • SKYPE a missionary on the field during service