Following are sources of information that may be helpful in preparing programs for Children’s Mission.
For more information on the culture and history of Cameroon and Ghana, the countries featured this quarter, look in the travel section of a local library or go online and type the name of the country you want information about into your search engine.
Visit our website for additional photos, recipes, language pages, and other activities that you can download and print to make mission more fun for children. Go to www.AdventistMission.org. Click on “Resources” and “Children’s Activities” in the pop-up menu. Select third quarter and choose the activities you want.
Adventist Mission DVD is a free video that features stories from West-Central Africa as
well as the worldwide mission of the Adventist Church. Ask your Sabbath School superintendent to make you a copy of it. Or go online at
www.AdventistMission.org to download the special children’s DVD program.
Embassies and Tourism Offices sometimes can provide interesting information on their country. In North America, contact:
The Embassy of the Republic of Cameroon, 1700 Wisconsin Avenue, NW, Washington DC, DC 20007. Phone: 202-265-8790; website: www.ambacam-usa.org/Default.aspx.
Embassy of Ghana, 3512 International Drive, NW, Washington DC 20008. Phone: 202-686-4520; website: www.ghanaembassy.org.
Remind Sabbath School members that the ongoing work of the world church depends on the weekly Sabbath School mission offerings. On the twelfth Sabbath, report on mission giving during the quarter. Explain that one fourth of the Thirteenth Sabbath Offering is dedicated to the special projects featured this quarter. The remaining three fourths goes into the world mission fund to support the worldwide mission work of the Adventist Church.