Rethink VBS

Date Posted: 5/14/2013

In the past, a successful vacation Bible school (VBS) required only that the church change the sign to reflect the new dates and – voila! – people showed up. Now, churches find themselves competing with a myriad of sports events, school-sponsored camps and programs and other activities that fill the calendars of children – and of the adult volunteers who are key to making vacation Bible school exciting and even life changing.

UMCOM offers some thoughts on turbo-charging VBS for this summer in a two-part series:

Part 1: Turbo-Charge Your Plans and Invitations 

Part 2: Promotion and Follow Up