An initiative began by Christian Alliance for Orphans (CAFO), Orphan Sunday occurs each year as an opportunity for local churches and communities to rally together in response to God’s call to care for the orphaned and vulnerable.
Packages & Resources:
Advocate for Child Sponsorship
Highlight child sponsorship at your church. Then invite people and families to sponsor a child. We’ll provide you with sponsorship cards and other resources to promote child sponsorship on Orphan Sunday. Or request the child sponsorship bulletin insert with clear steps for your church family to get involved.
Launch an Adoption Fund at Your Church
Use Orphan Sunday as a way to launch your Adoption Fund. For the first time or as a relaunch. Share how the fund will be used and how people can apply. Acknowledge families who have adopted and pray for them. Or download the adoption funding bulletin insert that encourages families how to apply for funding or contribute to other families who are adopting.
Prayer Guide | 15 Days of Prayer for Orphans
Use this guide to pray (personally, with your family, or with your church) for orphans in the 15 days leading up to Orphan Sunday. In this packet you will learn more about orphans, as well as kids in foster care. Additionally, you will discover practical ways to support adoptive and foster families.