Caring for and Reaching Adults through Sunday School

Do nothing out of rivalry or conceit, but in humility consider others better than yourselves. Everyone should look out not only for his own interests, but also for the interests of others. Philippians 2:3-4

Week 1


  1. Missed You
  2. Invite
  3. Prayer
  4. Celebrate
  5. Follow-Up
Week 2


  1. Happy birthday/anniversary
  2. E-mail
  3. Upcoming class events
  4. Lesson-teaser
  5. Missed you
Week 3


  1. Specific prayer for a person
  2. How can we pray for you?
  3. Follow-up for prayer requests
  4. Scripture encouragements
  5. Class prayer
Week 4


  1. Short, front door visit
  2. Literature with name label
  3. Ministry/encouragement
  4. Evangelistic
  5. Meals or recreation

Key Words to keep in mind


  • Anyone, anywhere, anytime
  • Drop only when person moves/joins elsewhere/dies


  • People, not percentages
  • Focus on ministry, not just attendance


  • Everyone, every week
  • Enlist others, such as care groups (ministry) leaders