First Official Geek of the Week - Debbie Muller

I am so excited that I get to introduce one of my Illinois friends as the First Official VBS Geek of the Week. Debbie Muller works for the Illinois Baptist State Association in Springfield, Illinois and is a MEGA VBS FAN. She got our team’s attention at previews with her custom designed VBS jewelry. (Check out that subway token bling on her ears! Debbie is the one on the right.) Illinois hosts one of our earliest early bird conferences and Debbie volunteers every year to get things ready… in ... Continue Reading

VBS Turned Their Church Around

One of the most rewarding aspects of providing resources for churches is hearing stories. God continues to bless through the ministry of VBS. A good friend sent in the following story written by Kiely Young of the Mississippi Baptist Convention Board. Enjoy and dream big! VBS does turn churches (and communities) around! Pastor Bob Hill has been at Roundaway Baptist Church “out from” Indianola, Mississippi about three years. He came out of retirement to be the Interim Pastor of this church. ... Continue Reading

September 11th Remembered

Hi everyone! I know that I'm usually blogging on Friday (Foto Friday) but I think I would be remissed if I did not share a word with you all on the 10th anniversary of Setember 11th. I've been thinking about this blog post all day, trying to figure out what to say. I thought I could talk about where I was when it all happened. . .I was in my office at LifeWay huddled around a TV watching the events unfold. I thought I could talk about how we (the VBS team) almost produced an NYC theme for ... Continue Reading

Foto Friday. . .More Photos!

Let's do some math! What do you get when you add Friday and Photos together? Here it is in equation format: Friday + Photos = Foto Friday! w00t! This week, I was surfing our VBS Facebook page, looking at the photos and I came across several more that I really like! So, here we go. . .! Sorry, I HAD to post this photo of Carol! lol! ... Continue Reading