Partners In Mission is recognized every year, generally in late winter or early spring. Each year funds are raised through this fundraising effort specifically for Salvation Army work in other countries.
Get resources for promotion here: www.salvationist.ca/world-missions/partners-in-mission/ministry-resources/
A great way for Sunday school or Kids Club participants to raise funds to support Partners In Missions using an Olympic theme.
We all eat fruits and vegetables, but where are they grown? How far does it travel? A trip to the supermarket is often a voyage around the world! There are thousands of fruits and vegetables in the world. Grab a map and take a global journey from the comfort of your classroom. This activity illustrates the inter-dependency of our global food system, and encourages critical thought and reflection.
World Food Day is recognized in October.
A four week Partners In Missions challenge, presenting something to be thankful for each day. Distribute small draw string sachets and weekly cards indicating how much money to put in the bag each day, and what we should be thankful for as we contribute.
This idea comes with handouts for the four weeks, tags for the sachets, and an instruction page.
This children’s program opening included an object lesson that teaches about lent and the sacrifice Jesus made for us. Easily tied in to Partners In Mission. Find out how dental floss encourages us to search our hearts and minds.