Start Planning in 1-2-3 Easy Steps:

An Orphan Sunday event or activity starts with one person who shares God’s passion for orphans.


Pick an event or activity from the ideas below, or design your own!


Begin building your idea with prayer and planning, inviting friends to join in.


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Event Ideas

Simple steps you can take using the materials and packages available free of charge on our site.

Churches, we are here to serve you! Our team hopes to provide whatever resources you need to participate in Orphan Sunday. Below are some simple steps you can take using the materials and packages available free of charge on our site. If we can serve you further, please do not hesitate to contact us below. God bless you and may many children be reached through your faithfulness.


Simple Concepts Make BIG Impact!


The Orphan's Table

Host “The Orphan’s Table” at your church.  This activity is especially suited for Youth Groups and Sunday School classes.  The accompanying Prayer Guide can be downloaded and printed.


Orphan Sunday Video & Prayer

Simply show an Orphan Sunday video then, lead an Orphan Sunday Prayer for Orphans, (see guides available more resources.)


CAFO Ministry Partnership Packages

See our “CAFO Ministry Partnership Packages” that pair you with a trusted ministry to help you build an event.


Ministry Specific Event Ideas

For Ministry-Specific Event Ideas on Orphan Sunday  see Children and Youth Ministry Ideas on the resource page under “More Resources.”


Still need Inspiration?

See an Orphan Sunday scrapbook of event photos!


Orphan Sunday Testimonies

Orphan Sunday events are as unique as the people who plan and host them. Watch and read the stories of others for inspiration and encouragement.