Vacation Bible School

Services

all "in-person" activities at the church have been temporarily suspended due to the covid-19 outbreak

Vacation Bible School..... June 22-26, 2020

Due to the Coronavirus Pandemic, VBS has been postponed. Please scroll down this page to find special Christian Resources for kids!

Christ Community Church has been hosting Vacation Bible School for kids of Kindergarten age through those entering the fifth grade for several years, and offers five half-days packed full of a great introduction to learning about, and building a relationship with Jesus Christ through story-telling, exciting songs, crafts, Bible lessons and fun!

"The Rainforest is a wild place. To make it through this unknown world safely, kids need a guide who can keep them on the right path. Kids will learn how Jesus is our ultimate guide in the Rainforest and in life. He leads us to the treasure of eternal life, and he'll never leave us!"

All kids are welcome... and, it's free!

VBS is our gift to the families of our community and the surrounding area. There is NO CHARGE for kids to participate in this program, and membership in our church (or any other church) is not a requirement. all kids are welcome!

Click here to watch a short video about this exciting program!

Please contact Bernie or the church office (at 208-453-1819) with any questions.

Christian Resources for kids

VBS chair Bernie Hoover, along with our Christian Nurture Committee, chaired by Debbie Lenington, are pleased to provide recommendations for some special Christian programs available for kids.

The first program is called Lifeway Kids at Home, which is a program to help parents and kids at home.This is a free curriculum with videos and activities to download for children ages first to sixth grade.The is also a preschool curriculum available.LifeWay is offering this for free during the Coronavirus pandemic.

To access LifeWay programs, follow these steps:

1.Go to https://digitalpass.lifeway.com/

2.Log-in or create an account (free)

3.Click the “LifeWay Kids at Home” or “LifeWay Pre-School at Home”

LifeWay Kids at Home

“LifeWay Kids at Home” is designed to help families conduct kids’ Bible Studies at home during seasons when their church must temporarily cancel regular meetings.Each session includes an easy-to-facilitate media-driven experience that features a Bible study video, life application videos and down-loadable activity pages and family discussion guides.The resource also includes a missions moment and a Gospel presentation video.So, once you’re in “LifeWay Kids at Home,”

1.Watch the Intro video,After the video, click the BACK button in your browser to return to the main menu (or swipe left on your phone).

2.Get the Downloads at the top right of this page:print out the Activity Page and one Conversation Guide.

3.Gather your family around your computer or mobile device.Open your Bible to the Scripture passage on the One Conversation page.

4.Watch the video portion together as a family.

5.Talk about the story and the topic of the week with your family.Ask open-ended questions.Share your insights and encourage your kids to talk.

Technical Support:If you have any questions, the Digital Pass Technical Support Team is available during regular business hours, Monday thru Friday, 7:30 AM to 6:00 PM CT at 866-7813-3512 or DigitalPassSupport@lifeway.com

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"Greatest Journey" bible app for kids!

There is a Bible Game app available for kids through Samaritan’s Purse.

GREATEST JOURNEY is a fun, exciting way for kids to explore the Bible and learn how to follow Jesus! Aboard a time-traveling spaceship that players captain, Greatest Journey gives kids a bird’s-eye view of the Old and New Testaments, introducing them to major events in the Bible and focusing on the life, death, and resurrection of Jesus Christ. GREATEST JOURNEY is based on the international discipleship course created by Samaritan’s Purse for children who receive Operation Christmas Child shoeboxes and is FREE, with no in-app purchases or advertisements. It's now available (English only) on the Apple App Store and Google Play in more than 140 countries.

https://www.samaritanspurse.org/operation-christmas-child/tgj-game-app/