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Orphan Sunday & Apple Crisp with Link Up - Simply Helping Him: Marriage Experience from a Help Meet



Oct 29

Orphan Sunday & Apple Crisp with Link Up



Orphan Sunday. From many sources, one voice. On November 3rd, 2013, thousands of events will echo across America and around the globe, all sharing a single goal: that God’s great love for the orphan will find echo in our lives as well. (from

One Day. One Voice. One Purpose.

Does your family, small group or church have plans for Orphan Sunday? There are so many ways that we can honor orphans collectively as the Body of Christ together on this day. Here are just a few:

  • Advent for Orphans Calendar — see explanation below
  • Orphan’s Table — share a meal eaten by orphans around the world. Gather with family, small group or church for the meal, discussion and prayer.
  • Partnership Packages — easy-to-follow event plan, enabling you to partner with an organization to create a simple event!

Other Resources — videos, prayer guides, sermon notes, t-shirts & more!

To learn more about or find an event near you visit

Advent for Orphans Calendar

This year, make Advent about more than just eating chocolate.

We are so excited to announce this year’s Advent for Orphans Calendar! What is Advent for Orphans? It’s a creative way to celebrate Advent with your family, small group, church, etc. while loving and providing for them around the world. It’s especially great for families with kids!

Request your free Advent for Orphans Calendar today at

Read More…

Impact of Advent for Orphans — Read about the impact Advent for Orphans had on Blake & Christine’s family last year. Read More

More Event Ideas — Struggling to think of an event for Orphan Sunday? Read through examples of past events. Read More

I AM LOVED — Watch Christian Alliance for Orphan’s Official video!  Watch Video

Share Orphan Sunday — Share the joy with your friends by posting badge & banner on your blog or facebook page. Get badge & banner


Now onto the Tasty Treats Recipe Link Up!

Today I’m sharing a super simple recipe for Apple Crisp!

Apple Crisp Ingredients

Apple Filling Ingredients


2/3 C. Brown Sugar

1/2 C. Oatmeal

1/2 C. Flour

1/3 C. Margarine

3/4 Tsp. Cinnamon

3/4 Tsp. Nutmeg


Step One

Prepare Apple Filling or pull one out of the freezer 🙂


Step Two

Combine brown sugar, oatmeal, flour, cinnamon, nutmeg



Step Three

Cut margarine into dry ingredients



Step Four

Grease an 8×8 or 9×9 baking pan

Arrange apple filling in the prepared pan



Step Five

Sprinkle oatmeal mixture on top of apple filling


Step Six

Bake at 375 degrees for 30 minutes,

or until golden brown.




Take a moment to share some of your favorite recipes in the Tasty Treats Link Up below!

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