As the holiday season approaches, we’re excited to send people in our cities some extra love. Whether it’s something big or small, you can be . a part of reaching someone with an extra shot of love. Pick up some invite cards at your campus, check out some Acts of Kindness ideas below, and let’s start sharing the love of Jesus!



  1. Pay for someone’s gas.

  2. Keep a giveaway bag stocked with snacks, toiletries, and socks for the homeless you may encounter.

  3. Take out the garbage for an elderly or handicap neighbor.

  4. Leave an encouraging note or surprise in items you are donating, selling, or returning.

  5. Deliver fresh-baked cookies to a neighbor or co-worker.

  6. Bring fresh flowers to someone.

  7. Offer to babysit for free.

  8. Help someone clean up their yard or garage.

  9. Pay for someone’s coffee behind you in the drive-through.

  10. Pay for someone’s fast food meal behind you in the drive-through.

  11. Send a note of encouragement to someone.

  12. Give baked goods or a small gift to the postman or delivery person.

  13. Leave a big tip for your server at a restaurant.

  14. Pay for someone’s movie that is behind you in line.

  15. Help someone who you know is struggling financially.

  16. Pay for someone’s meal or dessert at a restaurant.

  17. Bake goodies and take them to the police station, fire station, or hospital.

  18. Take a box of doughnuts to a school, office, etc.

  19. Cook a meal for a neighbor or co-worker.

  20. Share your umbrella with a stranger.

  21. Help tutor a struggling student.

  22. Pay for someone’s groceries that is behind you in line.