Read in 1 min Leader Resources » Ministry Basics » Event Ideas Print / Download Article Facebook Twitter Pinterest Email 4 Simple Independence Day Outreach Ideas To reach out and declare God’s freedom, have kids perform these acts of service in Jesus’ name at your community’s fireworks show. These caring Independence Day outreach ideas demonstrate God’s caring love for every person. 4 Simple Independence Day Outreach Ideas Bugs Away—Give away cans of mosquito repellent. A Cold Drink—Bring ice chests full of canned soft drinks to give away. Puppet Show—Before sundown, have your puppet team present a drama about freedom in Christ. Roving Painters—Face-paint children with symbols of God’s love, such as a cross, a dove, or a fish. Make sure you’re using face paint, available at craft stores or on Amazon. Before you leave the church for your Independence Day outreach event, share this Scripture with your volunteers. “It is for freedom that Christ has set us free. Stand firm, then, and do not let yourselves be burdened again by a yoke of slavery” Galatians 5:1. Pray and ask God to give you the courage and guidance on who to talk to. Looking for even more great ideas for Independence Day? Check out all our 4th of July posts. For even more ideas and daily posts of inspiration, follow us on Facebook! © Group Publishing, Inc. All rights reserved. No unauthorized use or duplication permitted. Get our FREE enewsletter! Join thousands of other children’s ministry leaders, getting fresh, helpful ideas delivered weekly to your inbox. Sign Up Please enter valid email address Sign Up Recieve offers and promos from Group? Got it! Would you also like offers and promos from Group? Yes! No Thanks, you're all set!