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

Make a BIG impact after VBS

VBS season isn't even in full gear and I'm already wondering what my church is planning to do for follow-up. Right now, we're working on recruiting leaders—so this a great time to enlist a person to be in charge of our follow-up efforts. I was searching around for some helpful tips, and found this awesome article by Polly House that is full of practical VBS follow-up advice. I want to share it with you. VBS Shouldn’t End on Friday Written by Polly House Year after year, churches indicate ... Continue Reading