Family "Messy Church VBC" a huge Hit.

Posted on Aug 9, 2016 by Bruce Smith

Family "Messy Church Vacation Bible Club" was a huge hit again this August at Christ Church St. James on Park Lawn Rd.

For 4 consecutive evenings, between 45-60 moms, dads, grandparents, children and helpers gathered around the meal table before heading off to their sharing/learning groups. Lots of songs, lots of stories, lots of friends and lots of life-changing experiences gave us lots to think about. We sure appreciated the sense of community as we faced huge faith issues, such as hope, encouragement, love and power and where Jesus is in all of that.

Many thanks for all who made it happen, including our friends from Kingsway Baptist Church and Stonegate Ministry. Now we look forward to our '4th Annual' Family Messy Church Bible Club next summer.
Hope to see you there!

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