To Mars and Beyond VBS Day 3

We had a wonderful last day at To Mars and Beyond (TMAB) Vacation Bible School! Today the students got to “Go Beyond with Hope” as they enjoyed making space sticker art in craft, eating space mix and fruit, playing water balloon games in recreation, learning songs including the TMAB Theme Song (On to Mars and Beyond) and God of Wonders, playing with centrifugal force in Discovery, and hearing the story of Jesus Comforts Friends on the Way to Emmaus from Luke 24:13-35. Our theme verse for the week is “Glory to God, who is able to do far beyond all that we could ask or imagine by his power at work within us!” from Ephesians 3:20.

The 5th & 6th grade put their faith into action by bringing hope and joy to the nursing home by delivering robot art. All of the students are putting their faith into action by living out their Power Launchers at VBS and beyond and by collecting quarters for Coffeyville Friends of Animals.

We feel so blessed to have everyone here this week to learn and love God. We look forward to one more wonderful days!

On Sunday, July 14th, we will celebrate VBS during worship. The children and youth who have been participating in VBS will share what they have learned during the week. All of their families and friends are invited to join us for worship at 9:00 a.m and show their support for the kids! Please come worship with us!

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To Mars and Beyond VBS Day 2

We had a wonderful second day at To Mars and Beyond (TMAB) Vacation Bible School! Today the students got to “Go Beyond with Thankfulness” as they enjoyed making picture frames to keep and robot pictures to send to the nursing home in craft, eating star crunches and orange and strawberry suns, having water relays in recreation, learning songs including the TMAB Theme Song (On to Mars and Beyond) and We Thank You, making doodle bots in Discovery, and hearing the story of Jesus healing 10 lepers from Luke 17:11-19. Our theme verse for the week is “Glory to God, who is able to do far beyond all that we could ask or imagine by his power at work within us!” from Ephesians 3:20.

The 5th & 6th grade put their faith into action by working at the Genesis food pantry. All of the students are putting their faith into action by living out their Power Launchers at VBS and beyond and by collecting quarters for Coffeyville Friends of Animals.

We feel so blessed to have everyone here this week to learn and love God. We look forward to one more wonderful days!

On Sunday, July 14th, we will celebrate VBS during worship. The children and youth who have been participating in VBS will share what they have learned during the week. All of their families and friends are invited to join us for worship at 9:00 a.m and show their support for the kids! Please come worship with us!

To Mars and Beyond VBS 2019

We had a wonderful first day at To Mars and Beyond (TMAB) Vacation Bible School! Today the students got to “Go Beyond with Kindness” as they enjoyed making galaxy mobiles, eating watermelon stars and space gloves (cheese puffs), and drinking Tang (created for astronauts!), enjoying recreation, learning songs including the TMAB Theme Song (On to Mars and Beyond) and Just a Little Bit, making balloon rockets and disappearing pennies, and hearing the story of the Good Samaritan from Luke 10:25-37. Our theme verse for the week is “Glory to God, who is able to do far beyond all that we could ask or imagine by his power at work within us!” from Ephesians 3:20.

The 5th & 6th grade put their faith into action by participating in a project with the Salvation Army and First UMC, preparing school supply backpacks. Tomorrow they will work at the Genesis food pantry. All of the students are putting their faith into action by living out their Power Launchers at VBS and beyond and by collecting quarters for Coffeyville Friends of Animals.

We feel so blessed to have everyone here this week to learn and love God. We look forward to two more wonderful days!

On Sunday, July 14th, we will celebrate VBS during worship. The children and youth who have been participating in VBS will share what they have learned during the week. All of their families and friends are invited to join us for worship at 9:00 a.m and show their support for the kids! Please come worship with us!

Rolling River Rampage VBS 2018 Day 3

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We had a wonderful time at our final day of Rolling River Rampage VBS!

The students enjoyed making stained glass in Discovery and checking on their crystals, enjoyed Smores on a Stick and watermelon in Snack, making cross zipper pulls in Crafts and played water balloon games at Recreation The students also heard the story of Zacchaeus from Luke 19:1-10 (correction from Wednesday: our story was Jesus calling the disciples from Matthew 4:18-25) in Bible Story and practiced their songs in music for Sunday’s program.

After Bible Story and Discovery, the 5th & 6th graders visited nursing homes and delivered God’s Eyes pillows (a craft from earlier in the week) to the residents.

We hope that everyone can join us for our VBS program Sunday, July 15 at our 9:00 a.m. worship service. The children will be sharing the Bible stories, songs and Bible verses they learned throughout our time at VBS. We would love to see the children there at 8:15 a.m. to practice and will be ready to share our program with everyone at 9:00 a.m.. We do have transportation available if parents are unable to attend. Call Pastor Nicole by 4:00 Saturday at 913-360-4500. If your child rode transportation to VBS this week, Pastor Nicole will be calling to check if transportation is needed Sunday.

Thank you for sharing your children with us this week. Everyone had a wonderful time!

“When you pass through the waters I will be with you”
– Isaiah 43:2

Rolling River Rampage VBS 2018 Day 2

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We had another great day at Hero Central! The children heard about Jesus’ Sermon on the Mount and learned about the Beatitudes (Matthew 4:23-5:12), made God’s Eyes crafts, enjoyed river mud with frogs and canoe cookies with river water, made balloon rockets in science. Our 5th & 6th grade mission team put their faith into action by helping at Genesis, putting food away and helping them prepare to receive another truckload from the Kansas Food Bank.

In music, the children are working hard on songs for our VBS service this Sunday the 15th at 9:00. We hope that everyone can join us!

Our guiding verse for the week is “When you pass through the waters I will be with you” from Isaiah 43:2.. We are enjoying all the activities this week to help us experience the ride of a lifetime with God and explore how to serve God and God’s mission for their lives.

Rolling River Rampage VBS Day 1

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We had a wonderful first day at Rolling River Rampage Vacation Bible School! The students enjoyed making pillows, eating watermelon, having sack races and water relays, learning songs, making borax crystals and marshmallow slingshots, and hearing the story of Jesus walking with Zacchaeus from Luke 19:1-10. Our theme verse for the week is “When you pass through the waters I will be with you” from Isaiah 43:2.

The 5th & 6th grade put their faith into action by participating in a project with the Salvation Army and First UMC, putting together school supply backpacks. Tomorrow they will unpack pallets of food and prepare bags of food at Genesis.

We feel so blessed to have everyone here this week to learn and love God. We look forward to two more wonderful days!

On Sunday, July 15th, we will celebrate VBS during worship. The children and youth who have been participating in VBS will share what they have learned during the week. All of their families and friends are invited to join us for worship at 9:00 a.m and show their support for the kids! Please come worship with us!

Hero Central VBS 2017 Day 3

 

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We had a wonderful time at our final day of Hero Central VBS!

The students enjoyed making Super Color Bubbles in science, enjoyed Cool Down Hero Up Cups with Sidekicks in Snack, making Super Hero Masks in crafts and continued hero training indoors at recreation The students also heard the story of Pentecost from Acts 2:1-41 in Bible Story and practiced their songs in music for Sunday’s program.

After Bible Story, the 5th & 6th graders visited nursing homes and delivered Hope pillows (a craft from earlier in the week) to the residents.

We hope that everyone can join us for our VBS program Sunday, July 16 at our 9:30 a.m. worship service. The children will be sharing the Bible stories, songs and Bible verses they learned throughout our time at VBS. We would love to see the children there at 8:45 a.m. to practice and will be ready to share our program with everyone at 9:30 a.m..

Thank you for sharing your children with us this week. Everyone had a wonderful time!

“Do good! Seek peace and go after it!”
-Psalm 34:14b