Families on Mission

Sharing God's love together is sure to ignite a lifelong passion for missions in your family! Use these resources at home to reinforce what preschoolers are learning at church. Talking about and praying for missionaries will spark creative ideas for helping others in your own community.  

WMU has developed resources that can help your family reach out to others.

Play and Learn July 2017

Living in Niger

The Lane* family, George and Megan and their children, Samantha, Dakota, Hannah, and Nathan, live in Niger. They meet families who live in grass dome huts. Would you like to live in a home with a grass roof?

Print this page.  See sample below.

Play and Learn sampleUse a pencil to connect the dots.

Draw yourself in the hut door.

Color the hut.

Build your own hut with blankets, pillows, and furniture.

Sit in your hut with your family. Read the Bible thought. Pray for the Lane family who lives in Niger and tells about Jesus.

Tell people about Jesus (see Matt. 28:19).

*Names changed

by Angie Quantrell, Naches, WA.

This Month

Creative thoughts for family missions activities. Discover more about this month's featured missionary, including prayer requests and fun facts to share with your preschoolers.

  • This month's missions focus - What is your Mission Friend studying? Find lots of ways for your family to be on mission together and to learn about the missionaries this month.

Families on Mission Calendars 2016–17

Preschoolers and their families learn about missionaries and pray for them, help others, and learn some Bible thoughts together on page 4 of each month's leaflet of Mission Friends at Home.  Ask your child's Mission Friends teacher for a copy.

Looking for more resources?

Find storybooks, helpful books, Missions Bank, Mission Friends T-Shirt, parent-child leaflets, and Fair Trade items especially for preschoolers and teachers on our preschool products page.



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