Yet once again in it echoed all around the globe — this year in 85 countries, up from just 2 in What a beautiful emblem of how God loves to take small, easy-to-overlook seeds and grows things we never could have imagined! Across the U. Of course, there were many rousing testimonials, sermons and prayers in churches nationwide. In Charlotte, NC alone, 45 different churches participated in a joint effort to raise awareness for kids in the local foster system. Meanwhile, Orphan Sunday worldwide took shapes as diverse as the 85 nations where it was celebrated. This included countries where Orphan Sunday was being celebrated for the first time, like Japan, Bulgaria, and Thailand. With the same heart, a small band of believers in Italy celebrated Orphan Sunday for the first time as well.
Orphan Sunday 2016
Kerry Kind October 14, News. This year, 82 nations are observing Orphan Sunday in November. Christians at their best are known as people who take special care of orphans.
November 14, by Andy McDonald. Category: Articles. Each year we partner with Christian Alliance for Orphans and over churches worldwide to intercede on behalf of those affected by the global orphan crisis. We take this Sunday to bring forward this issue that is near the heart of God and to ask Him to do through us what He has promised to do in His power. Join us for this time of worship before God and prayer for His mission at this Sunday morning. One Day. One Voice. One Purpose. Caring for vulnerable children cannot be a one Sunday event. We are called to step into lives to support and care for those in need.
From its humble beginnings in a small church in Zambia in , God is using Orphan Sunday to change hearts around the world. Believers are embracing Orphan Sunday as a way to engage the church in caring for the orphan, and from this expression of prayer, nations are being changed and movements are being born. Recently, Orphan Sunday was featured at the Ghana Without Orphans regional meeting, and volunteers were given manuals and instruction on implementing this day across Ghana for the sake of children in finding families. And in Thailand, the newly formed Thailand Without Orphans team distributed Orphan Sunday materials to church leaders from across the nation. Philippines Without Orphans was also actively promoting Orphan Sunday. If you would like to volunteer to be an Orphan Sunday coordinator for any of these nations, or in your own nation, please contact Jodi Jackson Tucker, International Director of Orphan Sunday at tucker cafo. Orphan Sunday Sunday, November Activate Child Church. Here are some highlights of the Orphan Sunday: Recently, Orphan Sunday was featured at the Ghana Without Orphans regional meeting, and volunteers were given manuals and instruction on implementing this day across Ghana for the sake of children in finding families. All materials are provided free of charge online Currently, volunteer Coordinators are being sought for these nations: Mongolia Argentina Chile France Spain Indonesia Vietnam Cambodia If you would like to volunteer to be an Orphan Sunday coordinator for any of these nations, or in your own nation, please contact Jodi Jackson Tucker, International Director of Orphan Sunday at tucker cafo.