CELEBRATION SUNDAYS BUDGET PLANNING

HOW IT WORKS!



Every church is different. Every church has different resources.
Every church has a different budget; therefore, we have customized a program to fit every budget!


Zero-cost Budget
Make announcements on Sundays
Have congregants write names of lost ones on a sheet of paper
      • Have congregant place list in Bible or other safe place and pray daily for those written on the list
Use online resources for Announcement slides and Social Media; add to Church Bulletins, if applicable
Have congregants verbally invite the lost to Celebration Sundays

Low Budget
Make announcements on Sundays
Use online resources for Announcement slides and Social Media; add to Church Bulletins, if applicable
Purchase index cards and have Ushers/Greeters distribute one index card to each congregant before or during
service
      • Have congregants write names of lost ones on index card
      • Have congregant place list in Bible or other safe place and pray daily for those written on the list
Customize and Print the business card sized Celebration Sundays Invitation (deluxe invitation)
      • Distribute Celebration Sundays Invitation Cards to congregants on the 3rd and 4th Sundays of the
        Celebration Sundays month (May, August, November)
      • Have congregants invite the lost to Celebration Sundays and give the invitee the Invitation to serve as a reminder
Moderate Budget
Make announcements on Sundays
Use online resources for Announcement slides and Social Media; add to Church Bulletins, if applicable
Purchase index cards or Print “It’s Harvest Time!” bookmarks and have Ushers/Greeters distribute one to each congregant before or during service
      • Have congregants write names of lost ones on index card
      • Have congregant place list in Bible or other safe place and pray daily for those written on the list
Customize and Print the business card sized Celebration Sundays Invitation (deluxe invitation)
      • Distribute Celebration Sundays Invitation Cards to congregants on the 3rd and 4th Sundays of the
        Celebration Sundays month (May, August, November)
      • Have congregants invite the lost to Celebration Sundays and give the invitee the Invitation to serve as
        a reminder
Serve refreshments after church and invite congregants and their guests to attend.

High Budget
Make announcements on Sundays
Use online resources for Announcement slides and Social Media; add to Church Bulletins, if applicable
Print “It’s Harvest Time!” bookmarks and have Ushers/Greeters distribute one to each congregant before or
during service
      • Have congregants write names of lost ones on index card
      • Have congregant place list in Bible or other safe place and pray daily for those written on the list
Customize and Print the business card sized Celebration Sundays Invitation (premium invitation [each visitor who returns the invitation receives a token gift from the church])
      • Distribute Celebration Sundays Invitation Cards to congregants on the 3rd and 4th Sundays of the
        Celebration Sundays month (May, August, November)
      • Have congregants invite the lost to Celebration Sundays and give the invitee the Invitation to serve as a reminder
Serve refreshments OR Have a lunch reception after church and invite congregants and their guests that they brought with them to the reception.