Outreach Planning Calendar

March 2014

March 21 - Four Weeks Until Easter!

Prepare now for visitors, create a welcoming environment by updating the look of your church with banners, bulletins and canvas prints. Order outreach booklets to give as visitor gifts too!

March 27 - April 4 - Easter Postcard Order Deadline

Order a customized postcard to invite your community to church this Easter - direct mail is still the best way to reach out! See all the design ideas and call us now to get postcards to arrive in homes the week before!

April 2014

April 1 - Update your bulletins for Spring with new Spring and Easter designs

With brand new spring designs and lots of classics to choose from, welcome Easter visitors and church members alike with a fresh bulletin for this season.

April 3 - Decorate Your Church for Easter

Give your church a fresh look just in time for Easter with a new set of seasonal banners or gallery-quality canvas art prints. Members and visitors will be inspired to celebrate the miracle of Easter!

April 8 - Gear Up for the National Day of Prayer

Will your church be one of the thousands to participate this year on May 1? Outreach is now partnering with National Day of Prayer so it's even easier to invite your community to come pray and inspire your members to participate!

April 11 - Plan for Mother's Day

It's the third-most attended Sunday of the year! Invite moms and their families in your community to church, and help them feel welcome with specially designed banners and bulletins.

April 16 - Heaven Is For Real arrives in theaters

Based on the #1 New York Times bestselling book of the same name, Heaven Is For Real comes to theaters nationwide. People will be talking about heaven—invite them to discover the truth at your church! Plan a sermon series and invite your community to learn more!

April 18 - Good Friday

Outreach will be closed on April 18 in observation of Good Friday.

April 20 - Easter Sunday

Celebrate the resurrection of our Lord Jesus Christ!

April 27 - Launch a new semron series and invite Easter visitors to return

Launch a compelling sermon series and promote it at your Easter events. Outreach has a great selection of campaigns that address felt needs and spiritual growth. Click here to view all

May 2014

May 1 - Vacation Bible School Outreach

With summer just around the corner, it's time to start inviting families to attend your Vacation Bible School or Summer Kids Camp program. Outreach has partnered with Standard Publishing to provide invitations and banners for their three VBS programs or we can custom print an invitation to fit your program, call 800-991-6011.

May 11 - Mother's Day

Take time to honor moms and make them feel valued.

May 14 - It's time to start planning for Back to Church Sunday!

Last year over 21,000 churches participated! Join the movement for this year, or update your church’s listing on the roster and start planning for a September 21 event.

May 26 - Memorial Day

In your weekend services before Memorial Day, remember the men and women who have given their lives in service to this country.

Outreach will be closed for the Memorial Day holiday.