Faith Promise event: Theme suggestions

Make your Faith Promise event or missions conference a high point of your church year by building it around a memorable theme

Need a theme idea for your church's Faith Promise convention or missionary weekend?

Here are more than five dozen possibilities for global missions themes.

Note: If you have used a theme not listed here, drop me a note about it. I would like to share with others by adding it to this list.

Budget presentation as a jigsaw puzzle

Here's how one church presented the breakdown of their total Faith Promise goal to the congregation. The budget making up this goal had 5 major line items:
Faith Promise jigsaw
puzzle

Missionopoly -- Faith promise theme

The Lebanon, Oregon Church of the Nazarene did a take-off on the classic board game Monopoly for their Faith Promise theme. "Mission-opoly" was used to promote the special weekend. Here sine materials used during that global cross-cultural evangelism event.

Faith Promise: 1950s theme

Nazarene missions in the middle of the Twentieth Century

Email received from a local church: "I'm planning our upcoming Faith Promise with a 1950s theme. I obviously have found 50's prices and what was popular in the secular world at that time. However, I would like to do a comparison of where Nazarene missions "was" in the 50's versus where it is now. Can you point me in the right direction? Thanks so much in advance."

Facts to help you

I like your creativity! The 1950s theme would work for a Faith Promise Conventions or a global mission weekend in almost any church. Here's what the 1950s looked like from the perspective of Nazarene global outreach:

     -- Howard Culbertson


Faith Promise event resources:   Sample brochure   Bulletin inserts
Commitment cards   Sample 1    Sample 2   Sample 3   Sample 4    Children's card
"Giving more with less pain" -- a book chapter on Faith Promise     FAQs (Frequently Asked Questions)    Guidelines for success   Poetry   Recipe from Haiti   Sample budget

Themes    Bible themes   Use a phrase from a song

World missions music possibilities:     Classics     Contemporary    Songs in many languages

10/40 Window explanation and map     Seeking God's will?   African martyr's commitment     Mission trip fundraising     Ten ways to ruin your mission trip