VBS Missionary Updates

  It's past the middle of May, and that means final preparations for VBS is at full throttle in most churches. The VBS team is praying for churches in their final stages of planning and enlisting workers, praying for directors and church leaders who are working hard to be sure all the details are in place, and praying for kids who will come to VBS and their families. We are also praying for the missionary families that kids will learn about in VBS this summer and expecting God to do big ... Continue Reading

Think Tank: Lorie's Perspective

Here's another look at Think Tank from Lorie Honeycutt. Lorie is no stranger to the VBS team. She has taught conferences for VBS Institutes and Previews and has written for past VBS. She's always been a great supporter of VBS and so glad to have her join us this year for think tank! What did you learn about the VBS theme development process that you wish everyone knew? The personal commitment and care each of the LifeWay VBS team members exhibits to get the best possible theme. Each are ... Continue Reading

Happy Quiznos Day!

We are privileged at the LifeWay office in Nashville to have an employee cafe  that is open for breakfast and lunch. The cafe is convenient (especially on rainy days), nutritious, competitively priced, and usually quick. While the menu varies, most days are pretty much the same with a salad bar, pizza station, grill, and meat and vegetable station. It is good. It meets a need. It is safe and predictable. But occasionally, on a day like today, it is Quiznos Day at the Cafe! Let the party ... Continue Reading

2014, Here We Come!

Discovering what our next VBS is going to be is one of my favorite activities as a member of the VBS Team. I have no doubt that God directs our path as this decision is made each year. I send a big shout-out to our terrific VBS 2014 Think Tank participants! After a lot of dreaming, discussing, and praying, we have our general idea (and I love it!). Now, we are working on what the exact title should be and looking at Bible content possibilities. I’m very excited about the theme! I think you’ll ... Continue Reading