The Reformation, kicked off by Martin Luther on October 31 of 1517, is one of the largest turning points in history. It still affects us today. How can you help children in your church understand its importance? Here are six ways to dig deeper into the Reformation, along with some free downloadable activities.
From the music leader to the behind-the-scenes person who makes an emergency run for more snacks, many volunteers are needed to make VBS successful. To encourage VBS volunteers to return year after year, show them how much you appreciate them! Check out last year’s post, 4 Ways to Show VBS Volunteer Appreciation, then read on for even more ideas.
Vacation Bible School is one of the best weeks of the summer—but how can you make it even better? By asking for feedback from volunteers and families, you can identify the areas of your VBS that might need extra work, and celebrate the successes. Knowing how to sort through all of the feedback and identify action items for the future is key for improving the next year's VBS. Here are a few tips for collecting, sorting, and talking through all of the evaluations that come your way.
Sunday School IS very important. But come summer, at churches large and small, faithful superintendents and directors face two major problems: