Following are a few suggestions on how your church can get involved in the outreach of the people of Zimbabwe to bring the lost to Christ through ACTIVE Ministry.
Share our Vision: Invite ACTIVE Ministry representative to come to your Church and share the work of ACTIVE and how God is touching and saving lives through ACTIVE Activities in Zimbabwe. Go to Contact Information
Prayer Chain: Sign up to be part of an e-mail prayer chain with other Americans who are dedicated to praying for children and families who are affected by the ravages poverty, disease and social chaos. While you are at it, Pray also for ACTIVE Ministry to stay on task, seek God's leadership and receive and extra allotment of faith.
Make ACTIVE part of your Network: Promote activeministry.org on your social networks, Send twitters, share e-mails and video updates to promote ACTIVE with your congregation.
Holidays and birthdays sharing: Incorporate giving to others as a part of how you will celebrate the gift of life and salvation. Use the holidays to give to ACTIVE in honor of your loved ones.
Gift Matching: You or your church organization can choose to give and invite other members to give by matching the donations they give to ACTIVE Ministry.
Donations in Kind: Donate books for the New College Library from your church Library or home Library. Contact us and ask about other kind donations that we accept, how donating benefits you or your Church, and learn how donated products impact the lives of those in need.
School Tools: Collect basic school supplies to assemble into kits for children in need in Zimbabwe’s rural elementary school. Adopt a school in Zimbabwe as a VBS project and become part of a real life changing endeavor through provision of educational supplies, teaching materials, etc.
Volunteer: Take the opportunity to share your time and talents in a meaningful way by volunteering your skills to ACTIVE Ministry teams. Volunteers are needed in the areas of Prayer Warriors, social connections and networking, Fund Raising, and communications and public relations.
Dinners: Make authentic recipes from a specific country or region as a fun way to introduce ACTIVE Ministry with friends and family.Hold a dinner dance for your congregation or Small Group/Cell Group and introduce and talk about the work of ACTIVE Ministry in Zimbabwe and how one can get involved.Parties: Host a small gathering and share about our Children Support Children community development program and talk about the needs of children and families living in poverty and the hope that comes through giving.
Mission Trips: Plan short and long Mission trip to Zimbabwe and work alongside the sick and the poor. Help upgrade homes, improve communities, repair rural schools, and build lasting relationships in the process.