We invite you to celebrate World Refugee Sunday 2013 on June 16th or 23rd!
The resources below were created to help churches observe World Refugee Sunday. We will make more 2013 resources available as we become aware of them, so be sure to check again in coming weeks for the most up-to-date resources.
Be sure to also visit our "Ministry Resources" page to find more resources designed to raise awareness and equip people to make a difference on the refugee highway.
RESOURCES TO HELP OBSERVE WORLD REFUGEE SUNDAY
Download, print and distribute the 2013 poster for World Refugee Sunday to help you and your church promote the observance of this important Sunday in the life of the global church. Click on the image to download yours now!
Other languages of the poster are listed below. Click the language to download its poster.
- AFRIKAANS POSTER
- ARABIC POSTER
- FRENCH POSTER
- HINDI POSTER
- KOREAN POSTER
- PORTUGUESE POSTER
- RUSSIAN POSTER
MAP OF THE REFUGEE HIGHWAY
Click here to learn how you can get a free high resolution copy of the Map of the Refugee Highway!
PRAY FOR SYRIA!
Click here to download "Prayer Points for Syria" and join hands in prayer for the people of Syria on World Refugee Sunday!
- REFUGE (3 parts, 5 minutes each)
- Hold On - A Musical Prayer (5:25 minutes)
- Introduction to the Refugee Highway (short version - 4:10 minutes)
- Introduction to the Refugee Highway (full version - 8:59 minutes)
- Introduction to the Refugee Highway - Refugee Realities (5:47 minutes)
- Introduction to the Refugee Highway - Biblical Perspective (4:19 minutes)
- Pray for Refugees (2:20 minutes)
- Refugee Interview (4:16 minutes)
- The Orphan, The Widow and The Alien (2:53 minutes)
- Forcible Displacement in the Bible (1 minute)
- Refugee Realities: Common Myths and Assumptions (7:11 minutes)
- A Refugee Journey (Interactive) (20:31 minutes)
- Message: The Refugees of Moab (PDF)
- Seven Biblical Principles Concerning Refugees (35 kb)
- Suggested Scripture Readings for World Refugee Sunday (35 kb)
- How to Get Involved (60 kb)
- Jesus Was a Refugee Child - Drama (110 kb)
RESOURCES FROM AWANA INTERNATIONAL (CHILDREN)
- A Refugee Child's Story (PDF)
- Teacher's Guide: How It Works (PDF)
- Take Home Cards (PDF)
- Talking Points (PDF)
RESOURCES FROM IAFR
- 5 Reasons Followers of Jesus Seek the Welfare of Refugees (PDF)
- Refugee Realities - FAQ (PDF)
- Terminology related to forcible displacement (PDF)
- Refugees in the Bible (PDF)
- The Church on the Refugee Highway (PDF)
RESOURCES FROM PREVIOUS WORLD REFUGEE SUNDAYS
Download the complete World Refugee Sunday Resource Pack or just a portion using the links below:
- Download the complete World Refugee Sunday Resource Pack (460 kb)
- Download portions of the World Refugee Sunday Resource Pack below:
- About World Refugee Sunday (65 kb)
- About Refugees and Internally Displaced People (165 kb)
View or download these media presentations about the Refugee Highway:
- Download the presentation: The Global Refugee Highway (330 kb)
- Download the presentation: The Middle East Refugee Highway (750 kb)