Five Things Easter and VBS have in Common

 I love Easter! I'm like a little kid about it. It's not eggs and candy and dresses. It's the way Christ's resurrection becomes real as dark winter fades to wonderful lively spring and we hear the old story one more time. It never gets old. Come to think of it, neither does VBS. Which brings to mind what Easter and VBS have in common (in my quirky brain at least). 1. They’re fun! Easter comes with fun kids’ activities that, if we’re intentional, point the way to Christ’s death and ... Continue Reading

VBS still top outreach event!

According to a survey conducted among 801 Southern Baptist pastors by LifeWay Research, Vacation Bible School is still the top outreach event in the SBC! Here's an excerpt from the article: LifeWay Research reveals top evangelism activities Written by Mark Kelly NASHVILLE, Tenn., 10/7/09 – When it comes to evangelistic outreach, the most common methods Southern Baptist churches use these days are Vacation Bible School, feeding ministries, visitor follow-up and prayer for people who have not ... Continue Reading