Connect & Engage
ASK It! – the adoption and fostering question for your family and
church community. Connect and engage by using the free
Adoption Sunday Kit (ASKit!) resources, available at:
Download free resources to host an
Adoption Sunday program. Learn more
about Canada’s 30,000 adoptable children
and youth, why quality fostering matters,
and, why “aging out” with no family
or community matters.
H Short videos to introduce your congregation to the
immediate needs of canadian children and youth in
care. told like you’ve never heard it before!
H Ideas on how you and your congregation can
engage locally, from snowsuit campaigns to applying
to become “adoption- and foster-ready” for children
here at home or internationally
H Best practices approach, tips for leaders that
challenge us to be culture-makers
H A ”go-direct” approach to contacting your
province/territorial government agency, because that is
where the children are
H Links to key public non-governmental organizations
that provide a treasure chest of information about the
adoption, foster, kinship or custom-care journey
Today.ca n November / December 2012
the perfect time for churches to educate and empower themselves
and their families to care for canadian children and youth.
“All children are just kids with big dreams. There are no
unwanted children, only unfound homes and communities”
– Bruce J. Clemenger, President of The Evangelical
Fellowship of Canada.
CONNECT AND ENGAGE. call your local agency and
see how you and your church community can fit.
Download FREE VIDEOS at:
Connect and engage with us
TAKE THIS POSTER TO CHURCH! Cut out this page and post it on your church bulletin board!
Tell your pastor you would like an Adoption Sunday Service - there are free videos and biblical
resources ready to go at AdoptionSunday.com. Let us know at AdoptionSunday@theEFC.ca.
THE ADOPTION SUNDAY KIT IS UNIQUE:
H ASKit! is produced by and among members of
adoptive and fostering families; and those working
H ASKit! tells the stories of success – celebrating
personal milestones and at all ages
H ASKit! is easy to use for sunday services
H ASKit! asks you to bring your heritage and journey to
be there for children and youth