Small Group Missions and Outreach

Below are some opportunities to show God's love to international students.

ONGOING OPPORTUNITIES

ADOPT AND PRAY FOR AN IFI BIBLE STUDY: One person receives an email with requests from the Bible Discussion leader. The whole group can pray together regularly for specific students who are studying the Bible. Group also helps in other practical ways, such as preparing care packages.

FALL 2020

PUMPKIN CARVING 
Pumpkin drop-off: October 20th–23rd
Groups donate pumpkins and deliver them to the IFI office. 

If we are able to have an in-person event then helpers would be needed to setup and clean up.

HOCKING HILLS DAY TRIP
Saturday, October 17th or Sunday, October 18th
Volunteers drive students to Hocking Hills and spend the day hiking.

STUDENT CARE PACKAGES
November 13
Prepare care packages for students for finals.

WINTER 2021

LUNAR NEW YEAR PARTY
*February 2021 (6-9 p.m.)
OSU Campus  (This may become a virtual event due to social distancing requirements.)

Volunteers needed to serve and make dumplings.

SPRING 2021

STUDENT CARE PACKAGES
*April 15 (Subject to change)
Prepare care packages for students that will be handed out before the final examinations week.

IFI ANNUAL BANQUET
Spring 2021 (This may become a virtual event due to social distancing requirements.)
Annual awareness and fundraising event. Groups are needed to assist with set up and checking in guests.

*tentative