Rev. Travis E. Kern, DMin, Pastor

Vacation Bible School (VBS)

Vacation Bible School is offered each summer, and consists of a week-long program of religious education employing Bible stories, religious song, arts & crafts and skits. VBS is aimed for elementary school-aged children.

St. John’s Lutheran Church and St. Matthew Presbyterian Church present their eleventh annual Vacation Bible School on June 24 – 28, 2019.

VBS is for children 4 years old through those who have completed 5th grade. Children need to be 4 by September 1, 2019 and be potty trained.

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Past Years

2018: “God’s Puzzle” (Traditional VBS)

It was held at St. Matthew Presbyterian Church from June 25th – June 29th.

2017: “God’s Power Burning Bright” (Traditional VBS)

It was held at St. Matthew Presbyterian Church from June 26th – June 30th.

2017: All Ages VBS

It was held at St. John’s Lutheran Church from June 19th – June 22nd.
The theme for adults was “Bible Families and What They Teach Us” and the theme for kids was “Jesus Calling Disciples and the Lord’s Prayer”.

2016: “The Amazing Adventures of my BFF… Jesus of Nazareth.”

It was held at St. Matthew Presbyterian Church from June 27th – July 1st.

2015: “Paul and the Underground Church”

It was held at St. Matthew Presbyterian Church from June 22nd – June 26th.

2014: “Wilderness Escape – Where God Guides and Provides”

2013: “Athens: Paul’s Dangerous Journey to Share the Truth”

2012: “Babylon: Daniel’s Courage in Captivity”

2011: “Hometown Nazareth: Where Jesus was a Kid”