Church Workshops

There are hurting children in your backyard in need of families. We’re here to help you reach them. Church leaders, we want to guide you in developing a foster care, adoption, and support ministry. We offer a variety of customizable workshops to meet your needs, no matter where you are on the orphan care journey! Depending on the needs and resources of your church, any of our workshops can be held virtually or in-person at your church.

One Day

Church Staff & Orphan Care Leaders | Partial or Full Day
One Day offers church staff and volunteer leaders holistic training on church-based orphan care and a thorough plan to develop a foster care, adoption, and support ministry. This workshop is designed to walk church leaders through our 10+ year proven 4-step process. It is interactive and customizable to fit the needs of all churches, no matter the size or demographics! We will cover significant topics such as:
  • Building a sustainable, volunteer-based model
  • Understanding modern day biblical orphan care
  • Developing a ministry structure
  • Working with child welfare
  • Working with child placing agencies
  • Contextualizing orphan care within all church departments
  • Moving the ball forward through next steps coaching

Orphan care is more than a ministry, it’s a biblical mandate. Let us help you fulfill it!


Church Staff  | 2 Hours

Onboard offers church staff an in-depth look at the modern day orphan crisis and how the church should respond.

This 2-hour mini-workshop is designed for pastoral staff to unify the vision of orphan care across every department. We will cover engaging topics such as:

  • Understanding modern day orphan care
  • Understanding crucial partnerships
  • Contextualizing orphan care within all departments
  • Moving the ball forward through next steps coaching

Our goal is not for churches to champion a cause, it is for them to infuse orphan care into the DNA of their culture.


Next Generation Volunteers | 2 Hours

Grow offers kids and youth volunteers an opportunity to develop themselves as leaders and to hone their skills in working with children from hard places. This 2-hour mini-workshop is packed full of practical tools for volunteers to utilize as they help disciple the children in their care each week. We will cover relevant topics such as:

  • Overcoming negative mindsets
  • Walking in authority, not control
  • The impact of trauma on the brain
  • Creating atmospheres that promote felt safety

Our goal is for your volunteers to be equipped as your church steps into orphan care, so that your kids and youth ministries thrive!

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